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    I and two training buddies switched our dogs to...

    I and two training buddies switched our dogs to Victor about two years ago from puppies through older dogs and we have no complaints.
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    Forgot to clarify. I'm not really getting no go...

    Forgot to clarify. I'm not really getting no go from my side. It is when she's at a distance and usually after two or three successful casts. She suddenly shuts down or more often ignores the casts...
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    Gooser- I used Farmers materials for my basics...

    Gooser- I used Farmers materials for my basics from the start. I think I have followed all the steps. I have a very experienced training partner, but by his own admission, he doesn't do well with...
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    Can someone tell me what a Lab with a "good" case...

    Can someone tell me what a Lab with a "good" case of diaherrea looks like? In my experience, it's all bad!😳
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    Ok, I can tell everyone is trying to help, but I...

    Ok, I can tell everyone is trying to help, but I don't really know how to respond so I will try to give more information.

    The dog is nearly two and one-half. There have been some interruptions in...
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    If my dog wan't a golden i would think we have...

    If my dog wan't a golden i would think we have litter mates, although my situation is not quite as serious.

    We will be running blinds, and suddenly she will decide she is not going to take a...
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    I have read Golden Retrievers for Dummies. It is...

    I have read Golden Retrievers for Dummies. It is a good book and Norma Bauer is certainly qualified. However, it really doesn't go into field training much.

    I think a good introductory book is...
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    Second the recommendation of Mike Loggins.

    Second the recommendation of Mike Loggins.
  9. I may name my next female Lori Darlin'. Call name...

    I may name my next female Lori Darlin'. Call name Lori.

    Just a BTW John, Larry McMurtry lives about 25 miles from me. I know him some and his sisters. I will share some stories with you next time...
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    I would consider stopping tug of war. It can...

    I would consider stopping tug of war. It can create hard mouth problems that are difficult to cure later on. You will have plenty of time to teach him drop when going through force fetch.
  11. Thread: Books to read

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    Two golden oldies, not really relevant to today's...

    Two golden oldies, not really relevant to today's training , but fun from a historical perspective : James Lamb Free- Training Retrievers and Training Retrievers the Cotton Pershall Way by Bobby...
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    Yes, I am sure it is the same dog I posted about...

    Yes, I am sure it is the same dog I posted about a year ago, but I confess your memory is better than mine.

    Yes, he doesn't like heat. So maybe no training for the summer.

    Went thru all the...
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    Lack of Effort /Motivation

    I have an 8 yr old male Golden Retriever. He has always been a hard running stylish dog. He did alright during the first half of the Spring Season. Got a couple of MH passes, couple of JAMS and...
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    Got the survey. Now let's see what happens.

    Got the survey. Now let's see what happens.
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    Earlier I recommended LaQuinta. After this...

    Earlier I recommended LaQuinta. After this weekend I will have to qualify that recommendation. We usually travel with four dogs. Three Goldens and my wife's pug. Wednesday afternoon at check in I was...
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    Add LaQuinta to the list of pet friendly with no...

    Add LaQuinta to the list of pet friendly with no additional charge.
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    A good (bad) lawyer has a lot more hoops to jump...

    A good (bad) lawyer has a lot more hoops to jump through if your club is an LLC or incorporated. If you are in Texas, I will help a club get it done at a reasonable cost.
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    Got in. Thanks. Hope you have good luck with...

    Got in. Thanks. Hope you have good luck with issues.
  19. I enjoyed the article, but wonder whether the...

    I enjoyed the article, but wonder whether the show ring side will ever "get it." Of course the breed standard could be changed to reflect today's reality: The Golden Retriever is bred primarily as...
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    Thanks. I stand corrected. Congratulations to...

    Thanks. I stand corrected. Congratulations to yourself Dr. A. Saw where you earned a Reserve Judges Award of Merit in the Open Stake.
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    Here's an example for you- this weekend I ran a...

    Here's an example for you- this weekend I ran a Qualifier that was not O/H. We got a RJ. The top four places went to pros. No other amatuer completed the final series. I'm not bragging or...
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    I am really impressed with the Danny Farmer/Judy...

    I am really impressed with the Danny Farmer/Judy Aycock series of DVDs. I'm using their Basics program with my pup and their Problem Solving DVD with my older dog.

    I'm surprised that more people...
  23. Thread: double t?

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    Green with envy Furball. Every time I seem to be...

    Green with envy Furball. Every time I seem to be making significant progress, work or weather--something interrupts my Double T training. How long did it take to get to that point?
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    I believe the negative consequences are...

    I believe the negative consequences are overstated. On the other hand, it leaves something for the guy who owns and trains his one dog, either by choice or because his funds are limited. There are...
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    One of my dogs recently had a bout with bladder...

    One of my dogs recently had a bout with bladder stones. He got really sick and required surgery. Get thee to a vet and maybe avoid serious problems.
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