Posted in thread: Rabbit scent and tracks on 11-13-2015 at 11:15 AM
How many times have you seen a cottontail "turn off his scent" or "flood the area" with scent,
and the dogs run around and can't find a line. Then one dog comes back to the point of loss,
puts its nos...
Posted in thread: Blind beagle on 11-10-2015 at 03:20 PM
How old is the dog? I remember a stud advertisement in "Hounds and Hunting" back in the 70s.
The owner was bragging that his Pearson Creek stud was out of a litter of five that all
championed out and ...
Posted in thread: cutting puppys tails on 11-10-2015 at 03:14 PM
Thanks guys I've waited to longNo you haven't. How old is it?A rubber band will take it off at
any age. Its easier if they are less than six months old, but it will work.
Posted in thread: Ways to ruin a pup on 11-03-2015 at 06:10 PM
Couldn't disagree more with some of these comments, especially #4. I have owned many, many pups
and all of them just don't make it. I start them with the pack at about 4 months old, I never
solo and I...
Posted in thread: Frustration! on 11-03-2015 at 06:00 PM
I have 18 month old pup that will run a rabbit 80- 100 yards sometimes farther and will lose
it, this happens alot. When i run her with older dogs she will stay in the race longer and
sometimes stay i...
Posted in thread: What makes one beagle better than another? on 10-27-2015 at 09:57 AM
There is a big difference. Most of it is based on constantly producing rabbit. Conditions will
always play a key role in what you breed for. Here is a different take on it for you that run
the fast La...
Posted in thread: Sick pup on 10-14-2015 at 09:13 PM
Thanks for the offer we'll probably wait awhile to get another one.Wouldn't both parvo and
coccidiosis be contagious? None of my others including her litter mate have any signs of
anythingYeah both ar...
Posted in thread: Sick pup on 10-13-2015 at 10:09 PM
Sounds like coccidiosis or bad infestation of worms. I use corid for cocci. Don't know where
you can get tonight. Hate I've not been anymore help.I suspect that it was Parvo. Coccidia
usually affects ...
Posted in thread: Puppymillers/dog jockeys on 10-10-2015 at 09:16 AM
In my observations, most buyers would rather pay $150 for a "shot in the dark" breeding than
$300-$400 for a pup out of a reputable producing pair of hounds. I fell in this trap for many
years. Then, ...
Posted in thread: Puppymillers/dog jockeys on 10-07-2015 at 10:05 PM
Did ya ever think that the problem may be the obvious, ..... Some guys dont know what a good
hound is..I believe that you are on to something there.