Search Results - RetrieverTraining.Net - the RTF
The RetrieverTraining.Net Forums The Retriever Academy
Total Retriever Training with Mike Lardy
Hawkeye Media Gunners Up Tritronics Wildear
Retriever Coach

Search:

Type: Posts; User: KwickLabs

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.07 seconds.

  1. Replies
    24
    Views
    3,055

    Update: In my original post I had mentioned...

    Update: In my original post I had mentioned running my youngest in two Junior tests. Today, the red
    print "remove" in Entry Express was clicked twice. I am looking forward to hunting alone this...
  2. Replies
    24
    Views
    3,055

    Actually, our granddaughter was placed with us as...

    Actually, our granddaughter was placed with us as a ward of the court. We were willing to take
    on the challenge. She is now ten years old and remains non-verbal autistic. My wife and I are ...
  3. Replies
    24
    Views
    3,055

    How is everyone dealing with the issue?

    After writing the following in my journal, I decided to post....mostly for some perspective.

    After several days of mulling over pursuing hunt test titles, the COVID-19 Virus continues to create ...
  4. Thread: "The Choice"

    by KwickLabs
    Replies
    5
    Views
    570

    "How you does your van do pulling the SxS?" ...

    "How you does your van do pulling the SxS?"

    The van has a towing limit of 5000 lbs. The trailer and UTV weigh a total of 3500 lbs.
    Did a lot transporting horses via trailers many years ago and...
  5. Thread: "The Choice"

    by KwickLabs
    Replies
    5
    Views
    570

    "The Choice"

    Well, I will be eighty years old in August and with two young dogs in training, it became obvious
    that training alone required some changes in equipment. For the past few weeks, the new "stuff" ...
  6. Replies
    15
    Views
    2,215

    June 23 Tuesday - day off from training. Today...

    June 23 Tuesday - day off from training. Today was for winger transport construction. The size and shape of the
    cargo box on a KAWASAKI MULE PRO-MX EPS FI is perfect. The first phase of the project...
  7. Replies
    9
    Views
    958

    "Drills, games, what have you." There are two...

    "Drills, games, what have you."

    There are two types of presentations that I like that promote confidence.

    The first is how Danny Farmer begins running blinds.
    ...
  8. Thread: Swim-By

    by KwickLabs
    Replies
    10
    Views
    1,748

    A few years ago Pounce did her swim-by on the...

    A few years ago Pounce did her swim-by on the east end of Thorson Pond.

    https://nebula.wsimg.com/eaee9535d04f5b98ce7f08fec4b92e00?AccessKeyId=D784E1121C8FC6E84D7F&disposition=0&alloworigin=1
    ...
  9. Replies
    34
    Views
    3,148

    Well, i managed to get an Apple connection...

    Well, i managed to get an Apple connection almost. Since I won't be using my
    I-Phone and my computer is not an Apple device, I am "hung up" at that interface.
  10. Replies
    34
    Views
    3,148

    Don, what does this mean? It seems to update...

    Don, what does this mean?

    It seems to update with where you open it from."
  11. Replies
    34
    Views
    3,148

    "It would be better if I could download to my...

    "It would be better if I could download to my laptop where I have a bigger screen."

    That's what I do..use my desktop. By saving the Google Map photos of all the properties that have access
    to,...
  12. Replies
    2
    Views
    337

    Thanks, Big Chief.....Gigi is a "tomboy"....

    Thanks, Big Chief.....Gigi is a "tomboy". https://nebula.wsimg.com/cc228f5d530c3f44a7f665611e1827dd?AccessKeyId=D784E1121C8FC6E84D7F&disposition=0&alloworigin=1
  13. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,222

    "that's a nice looking Golden you show running...

    "that's a nice looking Golden you show running some drills"

    The angle is deceiving. That is a Labrador.

    That's a shame the training area project did not work out.

    "Pounce" (a few years...
  14. Replies
    2
    Views
    337

    Early Transition Photos

    The last few weeks have provided excellent weather for working on basic lining and handling drills. Most
    of the sessions are based on Hillmann's program. We just began swim-by a few days ago and...
  15. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,222

    "No point in getting on the internet to get...

    "No point in getting on the internet to get emotional about an interaction you've had with another person."

    Given the present state of mind of many, I find that particularly amusing....
  16. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,222

    "If you're on public grounds that are used for...

    "If you're on public grounds that are used for multiple recreational activities just pick up after your dog. It's not that hard."

    Well, this is NOT public land that was setup as a multiple...
  17. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,222

    Four Lakes Dog Training Area - Winnebago County,...

    Four Lakes Dog Training Area - Winnebago County, Il.

    The entrance at 10180 Trask Bridge Road (Highway 70), Pecatonica, IL 61063 has a sporting dog training area that is
    open year round. It...
  18. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,222

    Well....I Never...GDG

    This morning I was confronted in the middle of a training setup. We had done a lining and
    handling drill at the Riverside Park DTA.....no issues.

    Next up was a point blind at the Harrison Road...
  19. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,747

    "Hey there, actually, I'm not in for dog collar....

    "Hey there, actually, I'm not in for dog collar. Dog collar is a type of punishment, that's what I think."

    That kind of reminds me of Gary Larson's "Far Side" cartoon....."Whoa....wrong room!"...
  20. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,978

    Hillmann's "Star Drill" works on lining and big...

    Hillmann's "Star Drill" works on lining and big overs.

    https://nebula.wsimg.com/637db40974f544ab94eae78a8f6f79ae?AccessKeyId=D784E1121C8FC6E84D7F&disposition=0&alloworigin=1

    Here is a link...
  21. Replies
    35
    Views
    3,931

    "How do I make my dog proficient at blinds" and...

    "How do I make my dog proficient at blinds" and he said, "Do about a million of them." (Kinda sarcastic but
    very true.)

    No, it is not. Multiple blinds, early handling, this and that drill(s) are...
  22. Replies
    35
    Views
    3,931

    Just recently, I went to some older books on the...

    Just recently, I went to some older books on the shelf and picked out Training Retrievers To Handle by DL Walters.
    There are initial skills (first twenty-four pages) taught sequentially that focus...
  23. Thread: Lazy sit

    by KwickLabs
    Replies
    17
    Views
    1,454

    "Any suggestions on what I could do to get that...

    "Any suggestions on what I could do to get that crisp sit on command?"

    Maybe it would be a good idea to figure out why the pup would "want to".
    Most everything that has been suggested is focused...
  24. Replies
    15
    Views
    2,215

    "This^^^^^^!!!!! Growing up hauling hay, all...

    "This^^^^^^!!!!! Growing up hauling hay, all types of livestock, odd heavy stuff, and driving nurse trucks to haul liquid fertilizer to
    the spreaders makes one appreciate taking it easy when towing...
  25. Replies
    15
    Views
    2,215

    Best Way to Haul Wingers?

    I can either haul six wingers around in an enclosed trailer or the back of my van.
    The van is a smoother ride. Will a trailer be more likely to "loosen things"?
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4