Posted in thread: speed question on 08-18-2016 at 03:31 PM
I agree Salzer. There are few fast dogs that have the independence to ignore the slower dogs
and run the line without checking backwards every time there is a check. Its usually a train
wreck.I like f...
Posted in thread: How important is timing of starting pups on 08-16-2016 at 04:04 PM
How do you push one into running?You can take them to the field and let them explore when they
are old enough to get through the brambles but they will start when they are ready. Like you, I
Posted in thread: Would you Talyho this??? on 08-14-2016 at 11:05 AM
I wouldn't Talley Ho. I seldom use the term "Talley Ho' unless they are near a highway and I
want them to move on quickly or if I am training a new dog/pup and want them to learn the
meaning of "Talle...
Posted in thread: How important is timing of starting pups on 08-10-2016 at 05:25 PM
Rangerdon, you can't go wrong using that method. Even if you don't jump a rabbit, the pups will
learn to come to you, hunt with you, and find you when they wander off.Extremely valuable
lessons for a ...
Posted in thread: Training pups on 08-10-2016 at 07:18 AM
So we have one saying do this and they will never run anything but a rabbit again and another
saying do this and they will run everything but a rabbit. LOL let me know how this turns
Posted in thread: How important is timing of starting pups on 08-10-2016 at 07:11 AM
Season is not important. It just takes a rabbit trail (scent) and a pup with interest. Spring
and summer are the easiest time to start one, if you have the time in the early morning or late
Posted in thread: No blood line . . . on 08-08-2016 at 10:44 AM
I once heard a guy say, always pick a nice looking pup because if he doesn't make a good dog,
you don't want and ugly dog laying on the porch.I don't think there is a proven way to select a
pup from t...
Posted in thread: Chase on 08-08-2016 at 10:32 AM
Wild animals run in the territory in which they are familiar. That is why cottontails seem to
run in a circle. If they venture out of their territory in search of a doe in heat, once jumped
by hounds ...
Posted in thread: feeding pups on 08-07-2016 at 12:32 PM
for how long do you put this in their water Mossy CreekI read an article on Google that
suggested after twelve weeks their are strong enough to not be affected.If they go off their
feed and become fin...
Posted in thread: No blood line . . . on 08-07-2016 at 12:28 PM
How would you pick from a pack of puppies? No blood line, you only want a great hunting dog.How
old are the puppies and what do you know about their parents or grandparents? At what age will
they be w...