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  1. Thread: HRC Clubs

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    HRC has been more newbie friendlier to me than...

    HRC has been more newbie friendlier to me than any other organization I've belonged to. I'm not talking about other dog organizations, just organizations in general.
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    I haven't read everyone's comments. I did read...

    I haven't read everyone's comments. I did read the book and the movie and thought both were enthralling and moving. Without ruining the movie for those who haven't seen it there are some major...
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    The only nice thing about Sport Dog was they had...

    The only nice thing about Sport Dog was they had one that came in Camo. Other than that I had too many issues to deal with. It's hard enough for someone new to understand the importance of timing...
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    Ha! I am one of Tim's bad clients. I had run...

    Ha! I am one of Tim's bad clients. I had run into Tim after one of the first hunts of the year and he asked how my dog was doing. I told about how he broke on the first shot. He said "did you do...
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    Oh boy, someone is going to assume you are using...

    Oh boy, someone is going to assume you are using the basin wrench for FF.
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    I've only followed a few videos but I'd like to...

    I've only followed a few videos but I'd like to see videos that cover the problems that come up. A newbie like myself looks at one of these videos and everything is running smoothly. I want to see...
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    I got some personalized ones from Adam Freeland...

    I got some personalized ones from Adam Freeland at this email address freeland@columbus.rr.com
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    I'm surprised that you haven't got hammered with...

    I'm surprised that you haven't got hammered with responses to go with TT yet. I'll just tell you about my experience. I bought a SportDog Wetland Hunter 3 years ago from a retail chain. It worked...
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    I've only done 1 hunt test a couple years ago but...

    I've only done 1 hunt test a couple years ago but I think it was AKC so I can't tell you about rules but I can let you know that you'll want your dog to be beyond prepared for the category you are...
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    I also have to mention that I tried to temper...

    I also have to mention that I tried to temper friends and families expectations before JD came home. Most of them were asking is he going to be calmer now. I told them he will always be high strung...
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    Here's an update and I got the okay from the...

    Here's an update and I got the okay from the trainer to mention his name here. Tim Doane owns Kingseed Kennels and I chose him based on an article in our local paper about him and his dog GRHRCH UH...
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    Yikes! I hope that I don't get that call. What...

    Yikes! I hope that I don't get that call. What does a dog have to do that they tell you to come pick him/her up?
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    I did get some reports back already. The only...

    I did get some reports back already. The only negatives (this is 3 weeks in) are his barking and steadiness. He told me that because of the dogs drive I will always need to stay on top of him but...
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    Sending My Dog Away For Training

    I have a 3-1/2 year old male yellow lab that I sent with a trainer for 3 months to train down south (I'm in Michigan). He knows the concepts of heal, sit, hold, drop, and here. I introduced him but...
  15. Well said Chris! I too was proud and will not...

    Well said Chris! I too was proud and will not hesitate to lean on the RTF if any tragedy such is this happens to me or those I know.
  16. I think the one positive thing that can be taken...

    I think the one positive thing that can be taken from this is how the RTF community quickly rallied with numerous sources to help. I know that if something this terrible ever happens to me that I...
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    My opinion on using live ducks or even dead ones...

    My opinion on using live ducks or even dead ones is that 95% of the people who are going to watch the SRS are either hunters or in the games. So why cow tow to the 5%?

    Guess what my satellite...
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    Of the rain? No. Of making an ass of myself? ...

    Of the rain? No. Of making an ass of myself? Yes.

    See ya there, Captain.
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    For those that don't know, this HT is not in...

    For those that don't know, this HT is not in Detroit. It's probably an hour from there and maybe 20 minutes from Lansing.
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    I'll be running my first hunt test ever in the...

    I'll be running my first hunt test ever in the Juniors on Saturday and Sunday with a high energy dog.
    I've trained at Omega several times and it is a nice set up. Sunday looks like it's going to...
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    My dog was the same way. I found a bowl by...

    My dog was the same way. I found a bowl by eatslowerpetdishes.com that has worked well for me. It's bowl that has a post in the middle and is divided up into 6 or 8 pie shaped wedges which force...
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    Sorry, I don't know what you mean by sight blind....

    Sorry, I don't know what you mean by sight blind. Does that mean you place a bumper in the field grab your dog and then send him out to the bumper that is within sight of where you send him from?
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    Blinds for Dogs That Don't Handle

    I've seen it stated a few times where people have said they were running blinds for their young dogs. It seems like they've been talking about dogs that aren't into handling work yet. So how do you...
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    Get some big cat poo from the zoo.

    Get some big cat poo from the zoo.
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    Cockburn, from now on my fist is going to be so...

    Cockburn, from now on my fist is going to be so far up your $hithole that every time you have a thought, it's gonna have to tiptoe past my wedding ring...

    Les Grossman, Tropic Thunder
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