Posted in thread: What to expect from a "Patch" bred dog? on 03-27-2015 at 06:58 PM
He already looks over size, how big is he?Do you have a pedigree, do you know who the breeder
Posted in thread: Last Day of Season on 03-05-2015 at 12:10 AM
Saturday was the last day of the season for cottontails here in WI. It was -9º when we cut the
hounds shortly before 8:00 am.Pictured is my friend Mike and my Dad (missing friend Joe) with
Posted in thread: Garmin Alpha Help Request on 02-15-2015 at 09:23 PM
Make sure you go into the collar menu on the hand held and "stop tracking" the collars you
aren't using. If you don't do this, it will keep zooming out to search for the collars even
though the collar...
Posted in thread: Patch hounds on 02-15-2015 at 08:07 PM
There are many Patch breeders out there, I can only speak for the ones I breed.As I said, mine
have extreme hunt and have been naturally trash free.I do believe my lack of trash problems is
a direct r...
Posted in thread: Deer proof on 02-15-2015 at 08:01 PM
I haven't had to break a hound off deer since 2003 when my old Hammer took one at 7 months old.
That was his first and last one, I just put him down last month due to old age. I do believe
that there ...
Posted in thread: Patch hounds on 02-15-2015 at 07:25 PM
The ones I raise have extreme hunt, all day every day grit, good conformation, decent nose
(always looking to improve nose), handle well and most are naturally trash free. Speed wise, a
7 to 8 (much f...
Posted in thread: Attention all beaglers!!!!!!' on 02-03-2015 at 04:49 PM
Stories like this make me seriously consider micro chipping my hounds.Good luck, hope you get
Posted in thread: Buying the Alpha 100 from Knowledgable Dealer on 01-03-2015 at 08:21 AM
DU supply, probably the most knowledgeable of the entire system.You call them with a question,
they have the answer right away.They are houndsmen themselves too.
Posted in thread: Whats everyones favorite gauge for bunnys on 01-03-2015 at 08:15 AM
Old Stevens 20 gauge single shot with full choke.
Posted in thread: faster beagles on 12-08-2014 at 05:06 PM
Mine are what I would call a 7-8 on speed.I honestly don't remember a cottontail staying up for
an hour or more.I don't believe they are capable of running at that speed for that long.Some of