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    As Sharon said, It is easier to condition a...

    As Sharon said, It is easier to condition a retriever to do up-land than a up-land dog to retrieve at the highest levels. It's all in how independent you want them to be.
    My Springer's I want them...
  2. As I see it , I would not spend to much time on...

    As I see it , I would not spend to much time on the second point. It might condition the dog to beach early. Depending on where the dog is, I might do each point separate and then move back.

    Keith
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    After reading the OP. I would stick to Retrieving...

    After reading the OP. I would stick to Retrieving and roll with the up-land.

    Keith
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    Read this one again. Keith

    Read this one again.

    Keith
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    Even though I think, having a good training group...

    Even though I think, having a good training group and joining a club is better then a DVD, I think you are!!!! one of the good guys.

    Keith
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    I think it has been mentioned, but feed her in...

    I think it has been mentioned, but feed her in areas that you are having problems with.

    Keith
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    Having approached this problem both ways, with...

    Having approached this problem both ways, with and without pressure. I also feel that using pressure with some dogs, can do more harm then good and can indirectly affect other aspects of training....
  8. Be more picky about what pup I am buying and cost...

    Be more picky about what pup I am buying and cost is no object. You are only as good as the dog you are training.

    Keith
  9. Sound like, good to go. I also think thin to win....

    Sound like, good to go. I also think thin to win.

    Keith
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    Good answer, I would not have gone that far, but...

    Good answer, I would not have gone that far, but have been there. Are you not concerned about the PC police.

    Keith
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    Typically, the trainer can tell on the line...

    Typically, the trainer can tell on the line before they even leave what they are going to get. Read your dog when they become vocal and when they make a retrieve quiet,( even if you have to read them...
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    I remember a well known K9 trainer ( when talking...

    I remember a well known K9 trainer ( when talking about OB ) say. Puppy training works, until it dose not work any more.

    Keith
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    Had a good Spring

    Haven't had much time to chat these past few month. I ran 6 Springer trials got all three boys (Jeep, Ricky, and Otto) a ticket to the national, with 2 first, 2 thirds, 1 forth and Tess and her owner...
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    Merry Christmas: Take your time, Read and know...

    Merry Christmas:

    Take your time, Read and know the dog that you are training and never move faster than the dog will allow you to go.

    You are not a teacher you are a trainer.

    I am done to.
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    I don't know if you have noticed, but I have not...

    I don't know if you have noticed, but I have not done the review yet. So for you say that he dose not know it, is a little premature. The dog has again, been taught to return to the same marked...
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    With all respect, I feel that the dog has been...

    With all respect, I feel that the dog has been taught to return to a marked location and Happy is right when he said, that I am not getting the answer that I expected. I would drop back to puppy...
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    If talking down is what you got then, please read...

    If talking down is what you got then, please read it again. all I said was you are not going to get the experience that's needed in a real hunting situation by testing and trialing. you have to be...
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    345; What would you do, If the owner only had...

    345;

    What would you do, If the owner only had so much to spend. Just send them off on their own. Honestly.

    Keith.
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    Thanks Denis: As you probably know I work with a...

    Thanks Denis:
    As you probably know I work with a lot of blue collar meat dogs and what they face in not on any DVD, you can not hear it in any seminar, read it in a book and experience it at any...
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    Denis, Joe, Wayne and Chris; This is what I...

    Denis, Joe, Wayne and Chris;

    This is what I expected, not a bunch of hit peaces.

    First, this particular dog has had, 61/2 weeks puppy training and over 6 months of formal training. He has ran...
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    Where are you getting that I am not teaching...

    Where are you getting that I am not teaching first.

    Need to know.

    Keith
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    I understand, but would you not use the tools you...

    I understand, but would you not use the tools you have and if you don't get a response back up. In my OP I did say, I thought it was to advanced for this dog and would not have done it. I'm getting...
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    Dennis: Did you read my OP and Say you are on...

    Dennis:

    Did you read my OP and Say you are on your first duck hunt and send your dog out and they refuse it ( they have been trained to do it ) you would not stop them with a correction and send...
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    To me T and TT has nothing to do with Overs and...

    To me T and TT has nothing to do with Overs and backs. It everything to do with working through pressure. If you do not add the pressure, you are just teaching the dog a trick. I do all these...
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    Dogs face these new issue all time in the field,...

    Dogs face these new issue all time in the field, and yes, I was surprised when he did not force back. Like I said, he will take a retrieve up the same bank no problem, but is having issues with cold...
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