Posted in thread: What's the difference in the formats? on 02-04-2016 at 09:22 PM
I believe they could compete in the Midwest Association SPO trials. I've seen dogs placing in
the AKC Midwest gundog association SPO trials that also place in ARHA Progressive pack and some
Posted in thread: What's the difference in the formats? on 02-04-2016 at 09:08 AM
For the two PP formats, UKC also scores for being on marked line, otherwise similar scoring
emphasis and type of dog. UKC gives a lot of support to the format in terms of prizes, but ARHA
PP seems to ...
Posted in thread: Windy conditions on 02-03-2016 at 11:52 PM
Wind last night was strong, but probably the best running I've had in the last year!
Posted in thread: Grade Dogs vs "Paper" Dogs on 01-29-2016 at 06:14 PM
You can register your grade dog in NKC and run it in the ARHA format that best matches its
running style. UKC used to let you single register and compete in their formats, don't know if
that's still t...
Posted in thread: AKC Midwest Schedule? on 01-28-2016 at 03:23 PM
That website schedule of trials seems to get updated often, so I use it as guidance but also
check the better beagling ads and the akc website to search for upcoming trials.
Posted in thread: Jumper places again on 01-20-2016 at 11:28 PM
Great feeling of accomplishment when the your efforts and the dog's abilities come together and
it pays off; enjoy it whenever it comes around!
Posted in thread: Please Pray on 01-11-2016 at 05:21 PM
Sorry to hear that Kent, have safe travels. Those roads were pretty bad last night, hopefully
no more snow falling before then.
Posted in thread: What makes a good trial dog ???? on 01-11-2016 at 03:13 PM
Totally agree Mack. So many people think that because they run there dog 3-4 hrs a day 5 days a
week it is ready to win ,it takes following your hound and figuring out the perfect combination
of how l...
Posted in thread: What makes a good trial dog ???? on 01-10-2016 at 01:05 AM
Kentucky is in the heart of trialing (down in Nicholasville right now), so if you already have
dogs, I'd reverse engineer and determine what format they best fit and go from there.
Posted in thread: Distance to the running area from your kennel? on 01-04-2016 at 04:41 PM
Your exactly right and its usually an out of stater who just wants to shoot trophie deer and
turkey. We have lost several hundred acres to someone from LA that ownes off shore oil rigs.
Our lease we h...