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  1. random pic today from the yard of the little man.

    20543 Fine tuning getting ready for the season, very excited.
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    It really depends. I had my dog on K-9 Advantx...

    It really depends. I had my dog on K-9 Advantx and it worked great at first but when we started doing a lot of water work it lost it's effectiveness. Don't let them fool you, that stuff WILL lose...
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    Seasonal Fea and Tick question.

    Would it be ok to cycle off of the flea and tick meds during the winter months or had anybody ever thought of that?
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    I force fetched this dog with bumpers starting...

    I force fetched this dog with bumpers starting with ear pinch and then transitioning to collar fetch. I noticed when using real birds that there were clearly some holes in my force fetch so I am...
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    Ear Pinch or E Collar??

    Friend of mine was watching me reinforce force fetch with a real bird today and asked some questions about it. He asked why use ear pinch if the dog is collar conditioned? Why not just use the e...
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    You won't have any problems with that one

    You won't have any problems with that one
  7. Thread: Fortiflora

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    Had same situation you did with my male and I put...

    Had same situation you did with my male and I put him on fortiflora for a month and cleared everything up no problems. It's impossible to keep weight on a young intact male though so keep that in mind
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    Thanks a lot laneb, I will be ordering some...

    Thanks a lot laneb, I will be ordering some frozen birds because I think the ones the trainer gave me are bad, they smell kind of like a rutting bucks tarsals when thawed. Anyway, I started my first...
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    Your 100% right and I noticed it today. The...

    Your 100% right and I noticed it today. The trainer told me not to be afraid to be stern on e collar and be quick on the trigger with commands. When I got home we went on our routine walk and I paid...
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    Yeah I think it's going to be OK. He doesn't...

    Yeah I think it's going to be OK. He doesn't believe my training is bad but he agreed I have a "tough" situation in that my wife plays with the dog, my niece plays with the dog when I am not around,...
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    Well I got in touch with a pro trainer that lives...

    Well I got in touch with a pro trainer that lives about 20 mins away. We talked about the issue and he agreed that I need to revisit some OB and force fetch starting with a bumper and then real...
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    Thanks for all the help. I do believe the force...

    Thanks for all the help. I do believe the force fetch may be an issue. We completed all the stages of it and he is spot on with bumpers, no issues, no problems. Honestly like I said I have never done...
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    Yeah we have had flyers and I like that idea. I...

    Yeah we have had flyers and I like that idea. I guess I need to find some of them.
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    I understand I need to re visit force fetch and...

    I understand I need to re visit force fetch and reinforce the fact that a bird is a good thing. I was just worried because it was soooo off the wall weird compared to how he normally does. Like I...
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    I have never force fetched with a duck actually....

    I have never force fetched with a duck actually. Sounds like I need to get my hands on another duck and go through that. Completely out of no where. This is not his first time with a duck or pigeon...
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    Haha sorry about the spelling. I appreciate that....

    Haha sorry about the spelling. I appreciate that. I will be honest, that's the most disappointed and let down than I have ever been, completely confused and caught off guard and on top of that, my...
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    Maybe. Everything was flawless before now though....

    Maybe. Everything was flawless before now though. Now, It's been about 3 weeks since we really worked (at the training ground) since I have been busy with work and not had much time but I have been...
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    Need help Bad. How do I fix this?

    Had a terrible experience today training. Thawed out two frozen ducks from last year to do some "fresher" up work before duck season comes in and setup a simulated hunt. Dog acted completely like he...
  19. Thread: Dog Supplements

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    Cosequin DS joint supplement. Dog is only 1.5 yrs...

    Cosequin DS joint supplement. Dog is only 1.5 yrs old but prelims show he "might" have a less than desirable hip on his right side but you would never know it. He is so high strung and high octane, I...
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    Pretty good idea, I have access to unlimited...

    Pretty good idea, I have access to unlimited supply of cotton seed so I may try that. Thanks.
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    SO basically, don't fix it if it ain't broke. I...

    SO basically, don't fix it if it ain't broke. I couldn't be happier with the results I got from Dr. Tim's so I guess I will stick with pursuit
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    Dog house bedding.

    About to stock up on some dog house bedding for winter and wondering what to do.

    It seems as if everybody has a different opinion but everybody also makes specific claims on problems and why they...
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    My dog has been on Pursuit for almost a year now...

    My dog has been on Pursuit for almost a year now and doing really well. Is the RPM a superior food? Is this something I should look into?
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    I have a extremely high octane dog as you could...

    I have a extremely high octane dog as you could imagine steadying a dog like this is tricky. The very best thing I did for the dog is take him dove hunting on a small field (about 1 acre) with 2...
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    Took my 8 month old male last year and we killed...

    Took my 8 month old male last year and we killed a few geese. Watched him run down 3 wounded geese on 3 different retrieves and he crushed them like a line backer, never hesitated. Honestly, if you...
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