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    Oh, yeah. I forgot. That really would be dorky....

    Oh, yeah. I forgot. That really would be dorky. But the questions remains. I'm mostly a HT person, but I'm kinda sorta wanting to train such that I feel I could make an honest attempt at a Qual. ...
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    Honest, now... Please tell me the truth. ...

    Honest, now... Please tell me the truth. Wouldn't the field trial cognoscenti in the gallery look at a newby coming to the line wearing a clinical or laboratory lab coat and think that person a...
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    Overweight Rotty with hydrocephalus.

    Overweight Rotty with hydrocephalus.
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    Do the Brits allow horse/cattle owners to put up...

    Do the Brits allow horse/cattle owners to put up electric fences? I thought they repelled the Germans back in W-W-2 but you wouldn't know it by all the fascists in Parliament.

    (Having said...
  5. Thread: Cooling mat

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    Cooling mat

    I'm driving myself crazy. I KNOW I read an article about a heat dissipating mattress or pad for dog kennels, sort of like those towel thingers that athletes sling around their necks. The article...
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    You're adding an extra huge variable to the...

    You're adding an extra huge variable to the equation. He was a contemporary of Super Chief. The two of them were superstars at a time when the sport was evolving beyond the domain of the...
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    The infusion is a solution of immunglobulin G...

    The infusion is a solution of immunglobulin G (IgG) that is a protein that basically sticks to the antibodies that are attacking the receptors in the "motor end-plate" the place where the neurons...
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    Here in the high desert, east of the Sierras,...

    Here in the high desert, east of the Sierras, where we're supposed to have the types of Blizzards that made the Donners eat each other... we're dry as a bag of bones. It hasn't precipitated since...
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    River Oaks Corky.

    River Oaks Corky.
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    There's a reason I ask the question: I had a...

    There's a reason I ask the question:

    I had a dog that was a line breeding with River Oaks Corky off-spring on both sides. That was one incredible dog (died tragically after getting some Open...
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    What's "normal" for a well-bred pup?

    I was reading Lady Duck Hunter's thread (First Retrieve) and the pictures are amazingly cute. Truly proves that "breeding will out." But it caused me to wonder... how soon does an owner know they...
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    Field trial Northern Nevada?

    EE does not list a FT in Reno/Fallon area so far. (There is a double header HT listed.) I thought they usually had a FT in May. Anyone know anyone who knows anything?
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    Just did it. Sherpa bag did not go under the...

    Just did it. Sherpa bag did not go under the seat on Alaska Air 737. It was a crammed flight. On the aisle someone would be trying to step over the bag. I was by the bulkhead. Survived but it...
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    Update: Just under 13 weeks old. We're going...

    Update: Just under 13 weeks old. We're going "full-Hillmann" at this point... therefore it's a misnomer to say she's "heeling". But in our little park today she was doing fancy Obedience-ring type...
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    It wasn't too tough a decision. I had no...

    It wasn't too tough a decision. I had no particular desire to go to a MN in Kansas (or Nebraska or wherever the heck it was.) But this one is going to be in our backyard (Corning CA). It was just...
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    Wish me luck. I'm trying to work my pup equally...

    Wish me luck. I'm trying to work my pup equally on both sides. It's easy for her. SHe doesn't know the difference. I'm the one who has to consciously make myself do it. I'm doing it because Bill...
  17. Thread: "Chimera" Lab

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    Happens occasionally in people also. But who...

    Happens occasionally in people also. But who knows how often.
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    Best kind of roller is a high roller. Just sayin'

    Best kind of roller is a high roller. Just sayin'
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    I beg to differ. I don't hunt. Mostly because I...

    I beg to differ. I don't hunt. Mostly because I couldn't hit anything but also because it gives me no joy to kill a bird. (Don't object to others doing it, however.) But husband brought home a...
  20. Thread: Tests per year?

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    Here is a caveat that you should be thinking...

    Here is a caveat that you should be thinking about... At a HT or FT your dog is getting live fliers and running without a collar. If they begin to get "trial wise" or too birdy, you may be doing...
  21. Thread: Nose Flicking?

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    I posted an almost identical thread. My 10 week...

    I posted an almost identical thread. My 10 week old is/was WAY demanding and noisy. Her yips were so loud and high pitched, it was painful to my ears and especially my husband's. We couldn't just...
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    Oh, Mr. Water... I know this is overly...

    Oh, Mr. Water...

    I know this is overly well-plowed ground and I'm bringing this up only because the new enthusiasts who've posted here might be mislead by your basketball analogy.

    First: No...
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    OutSTANDING!

    OutSTANDING!
  24. I'll try it. But she's a little toughy. What's...

    I'll try it. But she's a little toughy. What's the proportion of vinegar to water?
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    I wouldn't think the "rats of the air" would be...

    I wouldn't think the "rats of the air" would be of interest to the State. But now-a-days I guess bureaucrats can write regulations for anything. Colonel... I am surprised that the bird fanciers in...
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