Posted in thread: Oily Coat on 03-28-2015 at 10:52 AM
That's the coat I want on them in cold weather.I give mine a big heaping tablespoon of lard
along with their feed a few times a week during the winter.Seems like they tolerate the cold
better.I have a...
Posted in thread: Kentucky State Champion on 03-28-2015 at 09:16 AM
Congratulations,you have some nice hounds.
Posted in thread: information please on 03-26-2015 at 08:02 PM
AKC Mid-West or ARHA LP style of hounds.
Posted in thread: judging question fast vs slow on 03-26-2015 at 09:45 AM
10AC hit on a good point overlooked by a lot of people.Checks are going to happen,it takes some
close open minded observation to determine if they were necessary or unnecessary.Does there
really need ...
Posted in thread: opinions on the Branko bloodline on 03-25-2015 at 10:05 AM
The Rev,is dead on about them.There are almost 2 different lines of Branko hounds.A lot of guys
around here refer to them as the old and new to set the difference as far as the fire goes. The
Posted in thread: Tracking dogs or Running dogs on 03-22-2015 at 08:39 PM
Until you've seen and hunted 4 or 5 big 15 in. hare bred hounds on hare in big pine woods it's
hard to compare them to anything down south.The closest thing I've seen to it down here is fox
Posted in thread: Tails on 03-22-2015 at 07:55 PM
After a while it's mostly just scar tissue on the end of the tail.Doesn't grow much hair and
gets torn up easy again.A band a few inches below the hair line is the easiest fix I've found.
Posted in thread: What bloodline should I breed to my gyp on 03-21-2015 at 08:34 PM
The Sparks boys in North Miss.can fix the lack of foot for you.Get in touch with them and watch
what they have run.You won't be sorry.If you end up breeding her to Big Wheel put me down for a
Posted in thread: would you make this cross on 03-21-2015 at 08:19 PM
I've been crossing strong SPO and ARHA PP hounds and getting real hard hunting hounds that can
run wide open when they can or slow down and walk it out when they have to.Best gun dogs I've
ever had.I ...
Posted in thread: Foot in these lines (or studs)? on 03-19-2015 at 01:55 PM
I saw the Smoky dog and several other dogs run over a Richards a while back.I hadn't seen any
UGBF SPO hounds run in about 20 yrs.They have changed quite a bit in that time.I was surprised
how close t...