Last Activity:10-24-2014 7:46 AM
Posted in thread: Picking a pup? on 10-23-2014 at 09:26 PM
MaverickI've found the most efficient way for me to get dogs I really like is to breed them
myself. I trial and run only gyps. And I found the only way to assess litter success is to keep
and start th...
Posted in thread: How much to feed pregnant bitch? on 10-23-2014 at 07:46 PM
Daddy rabbit is right on. I feed Purina beneful
Posted in thread: Picking a pup? on 10-21-2014 at 09:31 PM
Easy for me, I keep and start all the gyps. Of all my litters each year I keep only 2-4 pups.
The rest of the gyps are available at 7 months old. All male pups are sold at 6wks old
Posted in thread: Question on Tail Docking on 10-21-2014 at 07:54 PM
Sorry I band and lay up for a month. Just me. It can take up to two weeks for the tail to drop
off. The end that will drop will be deadened but the part closes to the body will still have
feeling in i...
Posted in thread: a mutt got to my gyp,,,,, on 10-21-2014 at 06:09 AM
1/2 cup a day if not running. No more than a cup a day if you are running her. Food does not
need to be high protein. Keep her thin. If she took you can easily put the weight back on after
Posted in thread: a mutt got to my gyp,,,,, on 10-20-2014 at 09:56 PM
Have the pups if she took and give the pups away. Wean early around three weeks old. Don't over
feed during pregnancy, you don't want large pups. Limit vet bills on c section. Gyp is out of
Posted in thread: 6 days and I leave this Hell Hole on 10-18-2014 at 06:01 PM
Be safe and God speedRev
Posted in thread: Somebody explain on 10-18-2014 at 08:35 AM
Always run a hound before you buy. Or buy from a trusted person that you have first hand
knowledge of who runs they same style dogs that you do. Run it against /with your dogs.
Evaluated if it adds an...
Posted in thread: Hunting dogs fully fed or hungery on 10-15-2014 at 07:00 PM
Yes you will see and hear about all sorts of things at trial. Some will feed, water, calorie
boost ( blood sugar issues),.....I have been known to put a hand full of feed in the water
bowl. The dog wo...
Posted in thread: Hunting dogs fully fed or hungery on 10-15-2014 at 01:24 PM
Just habit, I clean up and feed in the evening, so its always after the hunt. I feed lightly
the night before. Then 1 1/2 cup of high protein 30% + keeps them going and looking good when
run hard on m...