Type: Posts; User: Breck
So who placed in AA stakes?
Only Lanse could name a dog after lady parts. Haha
As the "go bird" is often shortest or shorter than 1st bird, usually longest, and go bird is often an Attractive Flyer it is Not desirable to purposely setup dog to be looking in that direction....
Congratulations Gregg, your dogs are doing great.
If you're not using a rope do so now. If you are not able to get a good stable whistle sit at the over pile and dog runs bank without you being able to stop him you can try something.
When and how and with what intensity are you applying ecollar corrections?
Remember this is one of those "battles" you will need to work through and Win.
So, when your dog exits and picks up bumper what do You do right when it makes a move other than jump right back in the water?
90% of the time you will not move from your center of pond starting...
With that many ducks, do you need a pick-up dog?
I drove by here training ponds on Conestoga Rd often over past 15 years. never saw any dog training taking place there. Saw Clint shooting Pheasant with a pointer but that's it.
Well, your 1st Open and you're running 1st to boot. ha
Not an ideal situation so be sure to watch test dog carefully. Sometimes test dog is not very accomplished so...
Get your dog out and go to...
Yes that's an example of cone drill. Get traffic cones from Lowe's or somewhere and paint white.
yes, use this to work on initial line even first 30 yards.
Be certain you know where your dog...
Hey Robert, thanks for taking the time to post your videos. Enjoy watching your happy happy dogs.
You could try White Cone lining drill ala Randy Bohn. Dogs love it. Some time back I posted a diagram and how to. Maybe a search would find it. Or asking Randy directly may be good idea.
Since you don't know, a Competition is called a Field Trial.
Nice work Robert!
Would you mind posting a video of you working on a puppy some weeks before they reliably stick to your leg?
Love to see it!
I'd rather see an Australian Rules Footie play in the NFL.
Those guys are crazy. Go full bore without breaks or pads and kick and pass on the fly. If you haven't watched a game try it. NFL they...
No but you will face guns that go out of sight to dog as they are in route.
Bill, thank you for your efforts helping to get folks to send in their nominations for John Cavanaugh.
Hope to see him make it to the HoF.
Congratulations Randy Bohn & Clients on a very good Q.
1st, 2nd & 3rd place plus 7 jams.
66% of the ribbons awarded.
Not too shabby.
10 yard doubles is kinda long.
Right Tim. Wagon wheel lining drills taught without pressure happens first. However if delving into cold blinds one needs to, concurrently, ease into teaching dog to work with you. Quiet verbal...
Go to www.dogtrainersworkshop.com
on right side of home page under "must reads" download the 5 or 6 puppy documents from there
Immediately stop throwing bumpers yourself from your side. You need a person out in field to throw bumpers for you. Cease fun bumpers prior to training sessions.
With helper in field do not repeat...
re your write up above.
Pretty good but I would change one bit.
When dog looks away or at wrong spot this is not time to say sit. This is time to sat No Here, No Heel, tap leg etc. ...