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    same deal going on here in MS last week

    same deal going on here in MS last week
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    2.92 in Byram, MS

    2.92 in Byram, MS
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    Thanks for all the input guys. I take full blame...

    Thanks for all the input guys. I take full blame for this one. I started out too hot for this particular dog. When I say FF went well, I mean that she responded as expected with pressure and learned...
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    Thanks for the help Rainmaker. I was thinking...

    Thanks for the help Rainmaker. I was thinking take a day or 2 off but I think your right on taking longer from CC and doing other things. Will try and see how it goes.
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    Sportdog collar level 5 out of 8. This is the 3rd...

    Sportdog collar level 5 out of 8. This is the 3rd dog I have collar conditioned and did not run into these avoidance problems with the other 2 so I feel I am walking a fine line here. Just wondering...
  6. Thread: CC help

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    CC help

    4th day into CC on my 10 month old BLF. First day started conditioning to sit on level 5 which could by where I screwed up although it did go pretty expected as with any dog on the first day. Second...
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    I see your point GG. That is exactly the reason I...

    I see your point GG. That is exactly the reason I worry about going back to OB.
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    Thanks. I was weary about backtracking all the...

    Thanks. I was weary about backtracking all the way to OB at first but i also realize it is the foundation for everything and there would be no reason on working on other things if OB isnt solid....
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    How far back in training would you go?

    If you had the chance to kind of back up and work on some things, where would you start? I have a 2.5 yr. old BLM. He has been through everything in the yard and was running cold blinds and simple...
  10. Thread: BB throws

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    thanks for the help guys. I would say I have my...

    thanks for the help guys. I would say I have my BB throw angle backs a majority of time. Im going to mix in more flat throws.
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    BB throws

    Is there a general rule of thumb on how/in what direction the BB throws a mark? For example is the BB supposed to always try to angle the throw back from or perpendicular to the handler/dog. Am I...
  12. Thread: Hold question

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    Actually had a better day today. Guess the...

    Actually had a better day today. Guess the lightbulb finally came on in her head or I wasnt reading her correctly in the first place and trying to progress to fast (only my second dog to FF). I just...
  13. Thread: Hold question

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    As in pressure, you mean ear pinch (FF), Troy?

    As in pressure, you mean ear pinch (FF), Troy?
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    I did attempt to heel the pup for short distance...

    I did attempt to heel the pup for short distance but you can see the drop coming and correct it but it continues. I quit moving for this reason and backed up to just sitting and hold to try to firm...
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    Hold question

    Been working on hold for 4 days now with my 8mnth old pup. She is very receptive to the bumper. Doesnt put up a struggle or anything like that. She just cradles the bumper. I started trying to firm...
  16. Thread: Time management

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    Thanks for the input guys. John and Howard, I'm...

    Thanks for the input guys. John and Howard, I'm working with 3 litter mates that are almost 8 months olds and are nearing the end of OB. Actually started "hold" with one 2 days ago. Just wandering...
  17. Thread: Time management

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    Time management

    If you only get the chance to train once a day, what would be the best way to get adequate yard and field work. In my case I work an 8 hr job and train after work which only allows me to do one or...
  18. Thread: FF and marks

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    I totally agree with you Packleader and Evan....

    I totally agree with you Packleader and Evan. Train according to the dog.
  19. Thread: FF and marks

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    FF and marks

    Just curious how many of yall allow your dog to perform in field work/marks while going through force fetching. I have heard opinions from people who do and dont. Interested in hearing pros and cons.
  20. Thread: vocal problem

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    The age he is at does make it tough because Im...

    The age he is at does make it tough because Im leary of just throwing a bark collar on him due to not being collar conditioned. At times it does seem like correction makes it worse. Hope he grows out...
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    Joe Mac Hudspeth Jr. has some good prints. I've...

    Joe Mac Hudspeth Jr. has some good prints. I've got 2 hanging in my house. Can google him to see his prints.
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    Thats whats making it tough because it seems...

    Thats whats making it tough because it seems correction is making it worse at times. I do know it definately aint fixing it.
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    vocal problem

    Just wondering if anybody had any tips on how to help me with a vocal problem a 7 month old pup I'm working with has. His barking/whining is constant when he is staked out or crated while I'm working...
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