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    North Alabama training grounds or lease

    Anybody know of lease options for training grounds in North Alabama? Or property for sale with a lease to own option?
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    Crackred, I would like to hope so. From a...

    Crackred,
    I would like to hope so. From a training standpoint, I personally would love to spend some time with one. Or several. My little recent forays into the spaniel world have been fun.
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    Q for folks across the pond

    Have some friends spending a year abroad in the UK. They are looking to bring back a spaniel. Although they tell me they want a working dog I am sure it will be 98% pet and 2% working much like their...
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    Pretty sure it was meant as a joke... Ya know...

    Pretty sure it was meant as a joke... Ya know with regards to all the silver talks.
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    Being as I directly asked about the lack of hip...

    Being as I directly asked about the lack of hip certifications, I would think they would have offered a copy if they had it.
    The other two I noticed in OFA I never called on and they certainly...
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    As far as parentage and OFA, sadly I think...

    As far as parentage and OFA, sadly I think msdaisy's comment is right on target for my. A good and an excellent produced this sire. But he is not listed in the OFA. Owner says they don't plan to...
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    If you are in CHattanooga, Ashland terrace does...

    If you are in CHattanooga, Ashland terrace does penn hip also. Nearly every vet does OFA but not all are good at it.
    I guess aside from clinics UT is the closest place to have cardiac done. You can...
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    Haha! No, can't do that cause I just pulled two...

    Haha! No, can't do that cause I just pulled two tricks on em by claiming to be getting a pup to raise as started (2yrs ago and still have dog) and giving a puppy to our son so I could be "keeping...
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    Thanks. Okay some good thoughts and basically as...

    Thanks. Okay some good thoughts and basically as I suspected. I would certainly ask for details if the dogs were parents of a litter I was interested in. Is PennHip very commonly used with Labradors?...
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    Skipping the Hip OFAs??

    For the 3rd time lately I have run across a dog with OFA elbows normal but hips not listed at all. Is there some reason someone would do only elbows and not hips? Or do them at separate times?...
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    Getting serious on hunt tests

    JH completed and 2 solid seasons of duck hunting with "practical" handling and blinds. Spouse hunts, I test. Spouse allows bank cheating, and practically any line as long as dog can be handled to the...
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    This is one of those threads that has me shaking...

    This is one of those threads that has me shaking my head, realizing how much I have to learn. Next week is Juvenile weekend and after that we start seriously working towards senior. A long road, it...
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    Yes, I am noticing that :D Great minds!

    Yes, I am noticing that :D
    Great minds!
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    21406 Sigh.

    21406

    Sigh.
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    Haha Bridget! I would so need that, but I'd have...

    Haha Bridget! I would so need that, but I'd have to add GSPs too. So both the other pups have to stay here. One is a board/train. The other is my son's dog and first attempt at training a versatile...
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    Addiction issues

    Suppose you had too many dogs. Suppose it was 5 of you own and 4 boarders. Hypothetically speaking, of course. Suppose 2 of those are retired seniors, but 2 are under 6 months. Suppose you have been...
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    Yes, but is it common for them to be trained to...

    Yes, but is it common for them to be trained to sit to flush? Most steadiness during and after the flush is trained, though some take much less than others. But classically pointing dogs are trained...
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    Pointing retriever question

    Innocent question from a mostly GSP person: Is it commonplace for the pointing labs to sit to flush like a flushing dog, after the point?
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    She is doing much much better, but it's still...

    She is doing much much better, but it's still going to be slow with her. She is retrieving and handling VERY short light happy sessions of obedience. Thanks all for the advice. It seems a combination...
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    Agree with above advice. Also thank you for...

    Agree with above advice.
    Also thank you for your service! We are still independent today, and I thank you for that!
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    Gear storage

    How do you store all the launchers and equipment so it is neat but ready for frequent use? Can you describe or post photos of your training stuff storage?
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    Chris Krausse, those are my thoughts too. She...

    Chris Krausse, those are my thoughts too. She follows me around while I feed the goats, pigeons and weed the garden. She comes up to me well now for petting, but has no interest in treats. Barely...
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    She's a Boykin. I worked with her littermate...

    She's a Boykin. I worked with her littermate brother and he's bold as can be. He jumped in like he belonged here, and learned very quickly. But he also goes absolutely everywhere with his owner. She...
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    Under socialized dogs

    How do you all deal with dogs who come in under socialized, afraid of kennels, other dogs, new people, pick at food, lose interest in play, etc. do you find letting them settle in or pushing them...
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    :rolleyes: people are crazy. I would have had a...

    :rolleyes: people are crazy. I would have had a tough time not laughing out loud at that kind of question!
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