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Thread: What are criteria for determining bitch in season, for trial/test purposes?

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    Senior Member Ken Bora's Avatar
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    Jun 2004
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    Quote Originally Posted by road kill View Post
    The only thing I have noticed is Elvis nose glued to the ground and a lot of lip licking.
    I mean a LOT of lip licking............"
    they always said he loved the ladies
    "So what is big is not always the Trout nor the Deer but the chance, the being there. And what is full is not necessarily the creel nor the freezer, but the memory." ~ Aldo Leopold

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    Senior Member Aaron Homburg's Avatar
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    Natoma, Kansas


    Don't try to tie a day to each female, as we all know they are all very different! I had a female cycle to be bred on day 24 before, so don't try to tie it to one day! Personally I think all females especially really good ones should be held out 2 months just to make sure they are not in season.

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    Senior Member Cedarswamp's Avatar
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    Apr 2008
    Lamar, SC


    One of those first 4 males may have been bred that morning or the day before...
    Noremac's Fat Boy MH QA2
    Cedar Swamp's Linden JH
    Cedar Swamp's Cuttin a Rug
    Cedar Swamp's Holy Terror SH
    Cedar Swamp's Angel in Disguise
    Cedar Swamp's Test Pilot
    Cedar Swamp's Bonanza
    Cedar Swamp's Twisted Sister

    Others have also graced our hearts...gone not forgotten.
    RC Buckshot of Seven Hickories MH
    Ceader Swamp's Deuces Wild SH
    Fallen Timber's Second Chance MH
    Ceader Swamp's Mac Millett SH
    High Tess JH
    and several others...

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    I have a bitch in heat at the house with her brother in the kennel next to her. Had to install a 3' wall on her side to keep them from hooking up through the fence. Also, put a top on his kennel. She hasn't hit the magic day yet, but he's starting to get pretty fired up. Probably have to put him in the house in his crate the closer that day comes. Never a dull moment at my house.

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