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  1. Truck bed liner paint

    Truck bed liner paint
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    Hi Tobias, Life does happen. Congratulations on...

    Hi Tobias, Life does happen. Congratulations on the Pup. Look forward to hearing your progress.
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    I hear a lot of stupid s_it every day, but this...

    I hear a lot of stupid s_it every day, but this one wins the 2015 "Biggest load of Crap" award.

    BTW: You didn't highlight baby gates. Apparently keeping fido out of the garbage will upset his...
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    I had one that acted similar. He was a hunting...

    I had one that acted similar. He was a hunting dog and didn't do it on birds. I had to throw two freebies before his blood started pumping. I never understood why.
  5. Thread: obedience

    by Gauge123
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    Can you explain why Glen?

    Can you explain why Glen?
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    I definitely think it's time for the OP to teach...

    I definitely think it's time for the OP to teach "HERE".

    We played a game when Gauge was small. Me and the boys each grabbed a handfull of dogfood (treats) and spread out. I would command sit...
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    May want to get him a little excited before you...

    May want to get him a little excited before you line up on the pile. It sounds like avoidance but...
  8. Thread: pile work

    by Gauge123
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    "I believe it is very important to establish this...

    "I believe it is very important to establish this before forcing. You don't want a dog going for a memory mark out of obligation. Take the time to develope that drive & style that we all like to see...
  9. Attend a FT and an HR test. Pay close attention...

    Attend a FT and an HR test. Pay close attention to the OB. You will see the importance.
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    First you have to teach the cows to sit.

    First you have to teach the cows to sit.
  11. Thread: Fun bumpers

    by Gauge123
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    I use the 4 wheeler we ride around the field and...

    I use the 4 wheeler we ride around the field and he is blissfully happy to be running around like an idiot. When it isn't so hot I will even drop a bumper at the corner. That's 400 yards win-win.
    ...
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    Lester I am near Monroe. If you have a few...

    Lester

    I am near Monroe. If you have a few ducks, I could use some. I only need a couple.
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    Yes, I'd like that name.

    Yes, I'd like that name.
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    Live Birds near Northeast Louisiana?

    I have asked other dog owners/amateur trainers in the area. I've checked Craigslist. I've put the word out. I still have no source.
    I work out of town all week or I'd go catch them myself...
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    We have built dozens of blinds over the years. ...

    We have built dozens of blinds over the years. More time and effort has gone into the dog porches than the rest of the blinds. I always want my dog near my side with a view. Having a wall between...
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    No matter what else... You and your wife need to...

    No matter what else... You and your wife need to be prepared for this to happen again, WHEN YOU LEAST EXPECT IT.
    It's scary but hopefully you can establish the reason/trigger. In the mean time...
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    I haven't seen this either but right off hand I'd...

    I haven't seen this either but right off hand I'd be tempted to give the single toot to stop and as soon as the dog has looked back at me give the cast. Soon the dog will understand that a cast is...
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    Have him sit. If you are weeding the flower...

    Have him sit.

    If you are weeding the flower bed, he sits until you are through. He gets to be with you but he has to stay put. Changing the oil? he sits with you. Rigging decoys? he can sit...
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    I read an article 4-5 years ago. It declared...

    I read an article 4-5 years ago. It declared that dogs kept on a chain suffer considerable psychological damage. The article went on to say that dogs kept in a pen were not as bothered but the...
  20. Doesn't matter what you're trading for they will...

    Doesn't matter what you're trading for they will eventually spit early.
    darrin is both trainer and premarital counselor!:wink:

    I don't get it. (snicker)
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    You can't fix stupid. I've seen far more abuse...

    You can't fix stupid.

    I've seen far more abuse with a stick, and by jerking (swinging) the dog by the collar.
    I saw a guy strike a dog with the butt of a gun. There are those that would kick a...
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    "We do hunt in really cold conditions and the dog...

    "We do hunt in really cold conditions and the dog sets out on a board"

    He's hunting for you. Get him a vest.
  23. Thread: Raise a glass

    by Gauge123
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    Good Job Bubba I would be honored to be...

    Good Job Bubba

    I would be honored to be remembered in such a way.

    Goodbye Glenn
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    Look down a little way in this forum. The...

    Look down a little way in this forum. The question just came up and there are a lot of opinions in that thread.
  25. Thread: FF table

    by Gauge123
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    My first successful FF was done on the tailgate...

    My first successful FF was done on the tailgate of the truck. For one dog that would be my suggestion.
    Pick up a wooden dowel 1" in diameter and cut it. A paint roller is cheap too. I don't...
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