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  1. How low does the water temp in Texas get that you...

    How low does the water temp in Texas get that you are worried? I know I have to be careful up here but some days I can get away with training in the water. I don't usually check water temps. If air...
  2. How does this work? If in this scenario you are...

    How does this work? If in this scenario you are supposed to get on the point? I guess I don't understand what you mean or how it will help?:)
  3. Agree with the above. Dennis V. program is a...

    Agree with the above. Dennis V. program is a great start. Go to his online web page. He has info on there that will help you. And his DVD is excellent. Like Bon states you can get very creative...
  4. Funny!!!!My parents tied my brother to a cement...

    Funny!!!!My parents tied my brother to a cement brick! Won't happen in today's world!!!

    Yes use a rope until you gain control and work in an area where less distractions at first and teach...
  5. If very young dog teach first. Start at second...

    If very young dog teach first. Start at second point. Challenge the line. Move back to first point and then back to start. KISS method Site blind like Bon says is helpful. IMO
  6. Jessica yes you need to follow a program and...

    Jessica yes you need to follow a program and money is not a factor. The DVD's are not that expensive. But even more important you need to find a group or mentor to train with and understand what to...
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    Snow today. Some freezing rain first! Wild winds...

    Snow today. Some freezing rain first! Wild winds to boot!!! Friday 60F.

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    18056Blackie and Mickey loose!

    18057 Hi I am Mickey 23 1/2 weeks old!:) I love snow!!
  8. Not sure taking her out solves anything other...

    Not sure taking her out solves anything other than you were dissatisfied with her performance. Not sure she understands and bets she would continue the behavior until corrected when teaching. I...
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    We are to have freezing rain and snow tonight...

    We are to have freezing rain and snow tonight here. Can hardly wait!:) Thought all this was behind us. Had the wind today which brought the cold front. Temps going down to 20F!:( Hopefully short...
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    Thanks for sharing!

    Thanks for sharing!
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    Okay here goes. Had a friend take the video. Just...

    Okay here goes. Had a friend take the video. Just threw a short mark for him. Sharp wind from the west before the thunderstorm??:) Gotta love our weather 71F today? This probably is his second time...
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    Glad you two are back working!!:) Nice job on the...

    Glad you two are back working!!:) Nice job on the angle blind Wayne. Both blinds good blinds to work on! Thanks for sharing!
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    Yes, I was worried b/c of our snow season...

    Yes, I was worried b/c of our snow season extended so much I was afraid that he would be behind. Thanks
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    Borrow someone else collar and try her. Don't...

    Borrow someone else collar and try her. Don't keep trying 127. That is very high! Something is amiss. Like someone said get some help! IMO
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    First time water very pleased

    Took my pup, Mickey, 23 weeks old to the water today with my other fellows. He went right in with them. Then I threw a mark no problems!:) So I was concerned about him not being in water early on his...
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    If I do the blind first, I try not to line him to...

    If I do the blind first, I try not to line him to the mark but let him come in and place himself. I cue him "where's your mark" IMO
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    When we did this we went to the local car dealer,...

    When we did this we went to the local car dealer, tractor dealer and local merchants in the area. They were really good with donations to raffle off.
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    Training Today

    :D Very happy today! Did water 50F on a small area but better than nothing. Things really starting to come along now. Looks like spring! I am not a good camera operator!!!so it is choppy!!!:):):)

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    Very nice equipment. Have fun. I train alone and...

    Very nice equipment. Have fun. I train alone and walk!:) I like what I see.
  20. Better to leave her with your family. Pick up...

    Better to leave her with your family. Pick up where you left off when you return. I would wait on FF until you return. Good luck to you. IMO
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    Thanks for sharing! RIP.

    Thanks for sharing! RIP.
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    Congrats on both!!

    Congrats on both!!
  23. After this winter summer is going to be great...

    After this winter summer is going to be great training weather!!:)
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    Good advice here. I train alone alone 95% of the...

    Good advice here. I train alone alone 95% of the time. I employ the keep the KISS method.
    I do 1 setup (work on one concept) or drills in the morning and likewise in the afternoon. I vary the...
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    Are his initials D.W.:)

    Are his initials D.W.:)
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