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by NC Quailhunter
Thu Aug 15, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Sis is growing up!
Replies: 4
Views: 181

Re: Sis is growing up!

Looking good. she is going to compliment Stormy nicely.
by NC Quailhunter
Wed May 22, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Ironfire's Twisted Sister
Replies: 10
Views: 565

Re: Ironfire's Twisted Sister

Great looking pup. I am really liking the red dogs. Looking forward to seeing her grow and the mischief that she gets into.
by NC Quailhunter
Wed May 08, 2019 8:24 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 9 more days
Replies: 1
Views: 281

Re: 9 more days

I am looking forward to seeing the Ironfire pup. If he is anything like Stormy it will be a pretty dynamic pair that you will have. Pictures are required for future posts. Good luck.
by NC Quailhunter
Mon Apr 22, 2019 10:42 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Thanks, Ezzy333
Replies: 41
Views: 3575

Re: Thanks, Ezzy333

Rest in Peace Ezzy. Thanks for all you did for us both on this board and in this country.
by NC Quailhunter
Thu Apr 04, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New puppy about ready
Replies: 7
Views: 579

Re: New puppy about ready

This is exciting news. I am sure you are more than ready for a puppy.
As always I love the Stormy picture. He is an amazing dog both in ability and in looks.
by NC Quailhunter
Thu Feb 14, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: Training
Topic: The value of the force fetch.
Replies: 42
Views: 1830

Re: The value of the force fetch.

I am going to answer by saying I have been on both sides. All my dogs prior to the one that I have were strong natural retrievers and did not ever refuse to fetch something for me. Whether it was in water on land or in some thick brush. So I never really had any use for it. This was in my ignorance ...
by NC Quailhunter
Tue Jan 22, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Is too much bathing bad for them?
Replies: 4
Views: 439

Re: Is too much bathing bad for them?

My setter lives in the house also. After he gets into the muddy creeks and ditches he gets a bath with the hose on the tailgate. During the season this is almost weekly and I have not noticed and ill effects.
by NC Quailhunter
Fri Jan 18, 2019 7:25 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Thanks, Ezzy333
Replies: 41
Views: 3575

Re: Thanks, Ezzy333

Thank you Ezzy for the advice and the frustrations, when I didn't want to accept that I was wrong about something, and always putting the dogs first. Your dedication to the forum and to us is appreciated. Get well soon.
by NC Quailhunter
Fri Dec 21, 2018 12:58 pm
Forum: Hunting
Topic: NC VA woodcock
Replies: 2
Views: 503

Re: NC VA woodcock

Found a couple on camp Lejeune last weekend. Hopefully get into them and some Quail tomorrow.
by NC Quailhunter
Fri Dec 21, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 15
Views: 1142

Re: Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas Sharon and to all on GDF. I hope it is a safe and Happy holiday season for all.
by NC Quailhunter
Wed Dec 19, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Dogtra Pathfinder
Replies: 7
Views: 732

Re: Dogtra Pathfinder

That I am not sure of. I haven't been lucky enough to get somewhere where the phone is out of service. Sorry about that.
by NC Quailhunter
Tue Dec 18, 2018 11:52 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Dogtra Pathfinder
Replies: 7
Views: 732

Re: Dogtra Pathfinder

I have used mine in NC and Florida. I just start it up and it loads the area that I am in. I personally have not had an issue with the map.
Hope this helps.
by NC Quailhunter
Mon Oct 29, 2018 3:13 pm
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Chukar
Replies: 13
Views: 1498

Re: Chukar

Wish we had them in the wild around here. Looks likes fun.
by NC Quailhunter
Mon Oct 01, 2018 9:31 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Just got a call from trainer: Advice needed
Replies: 62
Views: 4102

Re: Just got a call from trainer: Advice needed

I am glad that the negative experience with that trainer didn't seem to matter much. Get with a Shorthair club or a NAVHDA Chapter and I am sure you will get the help you need to get the pup on the right track. I am glad that you got your pup out of that place. Also a twelve o'clock tail doesn't fin...
by NC Quailhunter
Wed Aug 29, 2018 10:07 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: SHORTER DAYS COMING ~ A photograph.
Replies: 5
Views: 682

Re: SHORTER DAYS COMING ~ A photograph.

I am looking forward to the shorter days and cooler temps. Can't come soon enough.
by NC Quailhunter
Fri Aug 24, 2018 8:47 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Retrieval issues
Replies: 5
Views: 575

Re: Retrieval issues

gonehuntin' wrote:Your problem is not in the retrieve, it's an obedience issue with the HERE command. Teach HERE and the retrieve will clean up.
I agree. I had a similar issue and reinforce the obedience and it straightened out the concern.
by NC Quailhunter
Mon Aug 13, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New pup
Replies: 2
Views: 793

Re: New pup

Congrats on the new puppy. This one and Stormy should make a nice brace on the ground together. Pictures are a must as you know.
Looking forward to reading about the chaos that is puppies.
by NC Quailhunter
Sat Aug 04, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: Tributes to the Departed
Topic: good by aj
Replies: 2
Views: 961

Re: good by aj

Condolences on the loss of your buddy. He will be at the bridge waiting for you.
by NC Quailhunter
Thu Jul 26, 2018 6:26 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Puppy on the way
Replies: 6
Views: 1131

Re: Puppy on the way

Congratulations on getting a new pup. I can't wait to see the pics. Also as I have said before you can never post enough of Stormy. that is a great looking dog and a true representative of the breed.
by NC Quailhunter
Fri Jun 22, 2018 11:38 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: I am looking for field-quality Irish setter pups.
Replies: 65
Views: 5505

Re: I am looking for field-quality Irish setter pups.

Dakotazeb wrote:Check out Firefly Farm and Kennel in Colorado. http://www.fireflyfarmandkennel.com/
+1 The Hidalgo family produce some nice red dogs.
by NC Quailhunter
Wed Jun 13, 2018 10:16 am
Forum: Training
Topic: New Stormy photo's from yesterday
Replies: 4
Views: 741

Re: New Stormy photo's from yesterday

Great pictures of a beautiful dog. I can look at pictures of that dog all day.
by NC Quailhunter
Thu Apr 26, 2018 6:39 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Sad Day
Replies: 12
Views: 1377

Re: Sad Day

Sorry to hear about the loss of your dog. It is never easy.
by NC Quailhunter
Mon Apr 09, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Stormy almost ran by this one!
Replies: 10
Views: 1811

Re: Stormy almost ran by this one!

I really enjoy seeing the pics of Stormy doing his thing. Soon a Red Setter is going to reside here.
by NC Quailhunter
Tue Mar 27, 2018 11:10 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Picked up a pup today
Replies: 12
Views: 1876

Re: Picked up a pup today

There is excitement in his eyes. Good luck and look forward to hearing about the adventures you guys share.
by NC Quailhunter
Thu Mar 15, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: Stormy
Replies: 7
Views: 1605

Re: Stormy

Man I love the look of that dog. I am slowly heading towards a red dog.
by NC Quailhunter
Wed Mar 14, 2018 5:35 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Water in the field
Replies: 16
Views: 2518

Re: Water in the field

[quote="Dakotazeb"]I carry a small collapsible bowl like the one in the link below. I attach it to my WingWorks vest.

https://www.chewy.com/cozy-courier-pet- ... /dp/152260[/quote

This is what I do also.
by NC Quailhunter
Fri Feb 09, 2018 11:26 am
Forum: New Members: Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New member from Maine
Replies: 7
Views: 1433

Re: New member from Maine

Welcome to the forum. That is a good looking Brittany you have there.
by NC Quailhunter
Wed Feb 07, 2018 7:36 am
Forum: Product Ratings & Reviews
Topic: Dogtra Pathfinder
Replies: 28
Views: 13964

Re: Dogtra Pathfinder

This is my first season with a Pathfinder. It has made my hunts a lot less stressful. I have been losing my hearing and can not hear the bell that my dog was wearing. Now I can get a location on him anytime I feel I need to. It has held up to snow, Rain and a skunk blast. It is a quality tool and I ...
by NC Quailhunter
Thu Jan 11, 2018 2:06 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Gordon Setter
Replies: 43
Views: 11231

Re: Gordon Setter

Ran my LS in our first hunt test in December. Saw a couple of really nice Gordons at that event. Small and energetic. Different from the ones that a buddy of mine hunted with around here.
by NC Quailhunter
Thu Jan 11, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: One year
Replies: 13
Views: 2917

Re: One year

Sorry to hear of this anniversary. It is never easy.
by NC Quailhunter
Sat Dec 23, 2017 9:49 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Robin Gates and Shadow Oak Bo Video
Replies: 3
Views: 1150

Re: Robin Gates and Shadow Oak Bo Video

That was very enjoyable. Those two have done it all.
by NC Quailhunter
Mon Nov 27, 2017 7:25 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: November Llewellin trials Ohio
Replies: 6
Views: 2001

Re: November Llewellin trials Ohio

I saw the teuslts on the NLGDC page. Looked like a cold wet and great time. Glad that it was a success.
by NC Quailhunter
Mon Nov 13, 2017 7:41 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Got some hunting in last night
Replies: 3
Views: 1021

Re: Got some hunting in last night

My setter is a lizard hunting machine. Kind of funny to see him on point in with a chair in front of him.
by NC Quailhunter
Tue Nov 07, 2017 11:24 am
Forum: ARCHIVE: Previous Listings SOLD/OLD/GONE
Topic: VERY NICE 6 MONTH OLD AMERICAN BRITTANY PUP
Replies: 15
Views: 4700

Re: VERY NICE 6 MONTH OLD AMERICAN BRITTANY PUP

That is great to hear. I am sure the diligent search will be worth it. You do good things by your dogs and customers. It is refreshing to see.
by NC Quailhunter
Tue Nov 07, 2017 11:22 am
Forum: Events
Topic: November Llewellin trials Ohio
Replies: 6
Views: 2001

Re: November Llewellin trials Ohio

I have seen this on a few sites. Wish it was closer. I wish the club did a trial in NC or eastern Va. That would be a good thing. I hope you get it filled the club needs to be supported. I look forward to seeing the pictures on the NLGDC page.
by NC Quailhunter
Fri Oct 06, 2017 7:09 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Llewellin Setter
Replies: 16
Views: 3621

Re: Llewellin Setter

You can't go wrong with a Berg Bros dog. You will be happy and I will be excited to hear the stories if your adventures.
by NC Quailhunter
Wed Oct 04, 2017 5:45 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Welcome New Moderator
Replies: 19
Views: 3400

Re: Welcome New Moderator

Sharon it is good to see that there is going to be some improvement in things around here. :D
Thanks for taking on this responsibility.
by NC Quailhunter
Wed Oct 04, 2017 5:44 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Llewellin Setter
Replies: 16
Views: 3621

Re: Llewellin Setter

If you are looking for an English Setter by every meaning of the term then Berg Bros is the way to go. The Llewellin being a breed is a discussion that will go on for eternity. The breeding dogs that have the Llewellin moniker goes back to Mr. Llewellin and his dogs. The only registry that will regi...
by NC Quailhunter
Tue Oct 03, 2017 6:02 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Llewellin Setter
Replies: 16
Views: 3621

Re: Llewellin Setter

I have a llewellin from White Rock Kennels. He is everything that I wanted in a setter. He has a lot of run so he can get through the pine meadows to the cover. In the house he is quiet and an easy keeper. I am not sure what exactly you are looking for but I would talk to White Rock Kennels in Waco ...
by NC Quailhunter
Fri Sep 29, 2017 11:10 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Paint River Llewellins
Replies: 23
Views: 4088

Re: Paint River Llewellins

Great looking LLew.
by NC Quailhunter
Thu Sep 28, 2017 8:05 am
Forum: Product Ratings & Reviews
Topic: Dogtra Pathfinder
Replies: 28
Views: 13964

Re: Dogtra Pathfinder

I got the Pathfinder over the summer. I am getting familiar with it and I am a fan so far. The battery life I am seeing on my phone is about 25% of the battery used in an hour and 15 minutes. That is what I have gotten the last two times out. I am not worried about the battery because I always carry...
by NC Quailhunter
Wed Sep 13, 2017 7:25 am
Forum: ARCHIVE: Previous Listings SOLD/OLD/GONE
Topic: Looking for a Setter puppy
Replies: 11
Views: 4338

Re: Looking for a Setter puppy

Berg Brother setters

703 200th St
Clearwater, Minnesota, MN 55320
(320) 260-6585

IF you want a Llewelyn I recommend White Rock Llewellyn in WACO Texas.
by NC Quailhunter
Tue Aug 22, 2017 6:31 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Thank you
Replies: 11
Views: 2760

Re: Thank you

That is a cute pup. Coming from Arlette you know that dog is going to perform. I look forward to reading about your adventures.
by NC Quailhunter
Tue Aug 22, 2017 6:28 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Vizsla Pup won't point frozen quail
Replies: 9
Views: 2278

Re: Vizsla Pup won't point frozen quail

I am not trying to be gruff but you don't want him pointing a frozen bird. They are for retrieving work and hunting dead and drags when you are working on tracking. He did what he is supposed to do. Forget the scents and get some pigeons or some strong flying bobwhite. JMHO. Great looking pup and ke...
by NC Quailhunter
Tue Jul 25, 2017 6:06 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Training 2 dogs
Replies: 7
Views: 2341

Re: Training 2 dogs

The trainer at Anderson Creek should do a good job for you. I would get in touch with the Tarheel Chapter of NAVHDA. They train at Rusty Guns Kennels which is right next to Anderson Creek in Lillington. They should be able to help you work your dogs and get them where you want them to be. Also the C...
by NC Quailhunter
Wed Apr 26, 2017 10:36 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New addition to our family
Replies: 5
Views: 1415

Re: New addition to our family

Looks like a solid pup. Congratulations.
by NC Quailhunter
Tue Apr 18, 2017 5:50 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Choke tubes
Replies: 15
Views: 3825

Re: Choke tubes

I shoot cylinder and Improved cylinder in my gun for skeet. That is when I am trying to do well with skeet. I actually hunt with the same choke combination. I do alright when we find them. I have a gun that is fixed choke mod/full and I use that when I am shooting dove or something that is a little ...
by NC Quailhunter
Thu Mar 16, 2017 8:54 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The field trialer page
Replies: 9
Views: 2489

Re: The field trialer page

Ross did shut it down before he did he said to join them on facebook. I don't facebook but that is where they are now.
by NC Quailhunter
Fri Mar 10, 2017 7:14 am
Forum: Guns and Ammo
Topic: Ruger 28 Gauge
Replies: 16
Views: 7080

Re: Ruger 28 Gauge

I have a Red Label in 20 gauge. I love that gun. I hope to get one in 28 gauge eventually. Ruger does not make them anymore so they are going to get in short supply eventually. My gun is an older model and Ruger does not support the one that have serial numbers that begin in 400 and 401. They still ...
by NC Quailhunter
Thu Mar 02, 2017 6:17 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Force Fetch
Replies: 9
Views: 2883

Re: Force Fetch

x2 on Evan Graham