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    I think the two breedings between Maxx and John Darling's Dust Devil's Desert Duk could be classified as epic. Produced some pretty nice dogs, many of whom have been producers themselves. And she was "just" a hunt test dog.
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    "And she was "just" a hunt test dog" QAA I believe. So not "just" a hunt test dog. A lot of good breeding behind her too.Jazztime x a Cody daughter.Thunder back there too,bred to another "Epic" breeding Powder x Nakai Annie.They don't fall far from the tree .
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    Quote Originally Posted by copterdoc View Post
    That'd be an eggcorn. You know, those nuts that deer and turkeys like to eat.

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    EggCorn and Mustard, doesn't sound like a bad b-fast come-bin-nation, might be on Mickey D's men-you Seems like passing the mustard has always been more appetizing 2 me, than any ole muster but it had better be Frenchs
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    IMO for a breeding to be epic you have to look at more than just the immediate litter

    case in point : the Super Powder x FC AFC Nakai Anny breeding was done 4 times and produced 11 Titled offspring, one of them became NFC AFC Risky Business Ruby who was subsequently bred to NFC AFC San Joaquin Honcho and produced a pup who became FC AFC Trumarc's Hot Pursuit...Percy was the sire of 37 Titled offspring and a recent induction into the Retriever Hall of Fame
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    Hmm.. I am new here and am sure I will be slammed, but. Seems like titles are the only determination in the definition of "epic". Is that what it is? Are there no other attributes for consideration?

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    im not saying she hasnt thrown some good pups. Just was told by someone very close to her that she generally didnt throw that well thats all, i think expections are set so high due to the fact she was national winner.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ducks and Dogs SC View Post
    Hmm.. I am new here and am sure I will be slammed, but. Seems like titles are the only determination in the definition of "epic". Is that what it is? Are there no other attributes for consideration?
    Do you have any suggestions?

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    Quote Originally Posted by EdA View Post
    Do you have any suggestions?
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    Quote Originally Posted by EdA View Post
    Do you have any suggestions?
    rtf top ten reasons, other than akc field trial titles a breeding could be considered epic.......

    10. they wuz all real purty!
    9. the finest litter of otter tails you ever seen!
    8. each made a fine gentleman's gun dog, slipper fetcher and fireplace throw rug!
    7. nine of the ten had excellent hips and the other'n was good!
    6. it'uz the cerf test litter of the decade!
    5. they'uz extry clear on that eic!
    4. nary a cmn'er in tha bunch!
    3. four outa the bunch wuz real, real white!
    2. ever one made a "meat dog"!

    and the number one reason other than akc field trial titles a breeding could be considered "epic"..........

    1. boy them pups all had that "blocky head"!


    just ribbin' on ya d&d sc!
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    I don't know what an epic breeding is, but I do know that the Kweezy/Willie breeding sure has proven to be a smashing success. I'm going out on a limb & saying that the dogs from that litter will be very good producers. I suspect time will prove me right.

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