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by jlowery
Thu Apr 18, 2013 9:16 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Training Section
Replies: 9
Views: 1906

Re: Training Section

I have taken advice from tons of folks... I try to take that information and make it my own, or work for me and my dog... :roll:
by jlowery
Fri Mar 22, 2013 8:18 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: A pointing lab is just a lab/cross
Replies: 363
Views: 106625

Re: A pointing lab is just a lab/cross

Pass on MH, put a FC/AFC, and a VC title on one.... (pointing dog)...Heck I'd just like to see one honor :D

Pass all req for (ret. dog)

Talk about Versatility, i believe they are called DD'S....

I think ill stick with a Versatile Pointing Breed. But to each is own...
by jlowery
Fri Mar 15, 2013 9:56 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Volhard Puppy Apptitude Test
Replies: 14
Views: 2448

Re: Volhard Puppy Apptitude Test

Is someone going to get a new pup??? :lol:
by jlowery
Mon Mar 11, 2013 9:52 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Watery eyes keep coming back
Replies: 12
Views: 3709

Re: Watery eyes keep coming back

Im having the same issues, I am on my second bout of this... Watering Eyes, i have a friend that is a Medical Vet Rep, and he gave me some save i put on the eye, and two different eye drops. This helps and work very fast, but its back again, red and irritated. i read a lot online about it. I have tw...
by jlowery
Mon Mar 04, 2013 8:54 am
Forum: Brags
Topic: Andy and FC/AFC Red Oak's Dez Again.....!
Replies: 23
Views: 4691

Re: Andy and FC/AFC Red Oak's Dez Again.....!

Big Congrats to You and Dez. Lets get after some training for MH and UT.... I think FC/AFC VC Red Oak's Dez MH sounds even better.

Congrats Again...
by jlowery
Wed Feb 27, 2013 9:07 am
Forum: Brags
Topic: Success
Replies: 5
Views: 1189

Success

At 2 years old, I have a leg of SH down. Even Stayed Steady WSF, made perfect rets. maybe in a few months Try Master out. :roll:
by jlowery
Tue Jan 29, 2013 1:45 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Training today
Replies: 10
Views: 1954

Re: Training today

Enjoyed workin dogs with ya. Great pics you got there. Good Luck this weekend. and look forward to you getting back and doing it again.


Jlowery
by jlowery
Fri Aug 03, 2012 9:39 am
Forum: Brags
Topic: puppy pic
Replies: 16
Views: 2973

Re: puppy pic

Before long, he will be pointing like this... Good luck
by jlowery
Tue Jul 17, 2012 8:19 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Command to Hold Birds? Force Fetch?
Replies: 9
Views: 3098

Re: Command to Hold Birds? Force Fetch?

If you don't force fetch, you will never have the "tools" to correct your dog for an error in retrieving (in your case dropping a bird). I look at it this way: in your case you can devote 4 to weeks of a thorough ff program to insure a lifetime of proper retrieves. Also, ff is way more than teachin...
by jlowery
Mon Jul 16, 2012 10:13 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Command to Hold Birds? Force Fetch?
Replies: 9
Views: 3098

Re: Command to Hold Birds? Force Fetch?

I would def advise the FF, but understand the novice worry of the all dreaded FF... Its really not that bad... My recommedation to dropping the duck at shore to shake off, is Meet the dog at the shore, if you have to wade in a little, do so, grab the dog by the collar and do not allow the shake off ...
by jlowery
Thu Jul 12, 2012 8:12 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Need photos of dogs.
Replies: 26
Views: 4439

Re: Need photos of dogs.

Here is a few of my Setter, and Britt
by jlowery
Fri Jun 08, 2012 12:20 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: GSP Pup (Lots of Pictures)
Replies: 13
Views: 1654

Re: GSP Pup (Lots of Pictures)

Good lookin pup you got there, nice markings... Enjoy
by jlowery
Wed May 09, 2012 9:17 am
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Conditioning question
Replies: 19
Views: 3403

Re: Conditioning question

I am doing this same thing right now, (letting my dogs, run off leash) trying to condition them a bit every evening... Question, do you all still keep the same food amounts??? I am pretty sure they get plenty of exercise in the backyard daily... I have a pretty decent size backyard, but when the wee...
by jlowery
Thu Apr 26, 2012 8:46 am
Forum: Brags
Topic: Setter Brag and update
Replies: 4
Views: 1147

Re: Setter Brag and update

sorry for how big the pics are... GEEZZZ i didnt thing they were that big... Well just shows how proud i am... HAHA!!!
by jlowery
Thu Apr 26, 2012 8:43 am
Forum: Brags
Topic: Setter Brag and update
Replies: 4
Views: 1147

Setter Brag and update

My Setter Lane is now 16 months and I am getting to see this guy really come into his own in the last 3 months of Training and Trialing... He fininshed 3rd in Open Derby couple weeks back... Pretty Proud of that. And as far as his field work, (steadyness is really coming along)... I run with some OK...
by jlowery
Wed Apr 11, 2012 11:49 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: I want to see your Brittany!
Replies: 58
Views: 14712

Re: I want to see your Brittany!

Very Fine lookin Britts....
by jlowery
Thu Mar 08, 2012 4:54 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Setter vs Brittany?
Replies: 72
Views: 14026

Re: Setter vs Brittany?

I have the Britt Setter Combo, Both great dogs, my Britt is great close working dog on pheasants, and my setter is my Trial dog. Just depends on what you want. My Setter will flat get out there and run, he'll swim, and great around my 19 month old son. And i have to agree about the tail it'll get a ...
by jlowery
Thu Mar 08, 2012 4:15 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Who doesn't use bird launchers and why?
Replies: 34
Views: 5858

Re: Who doesn't use bird launchers and why?

Very good post... Thanks for the input provided, i am right in the middle of breaking my year old Setter, and just ran him in some Derby trials this past weekend, and i got some great comments of how well my dog casted, and responded, telling me that i didn't have to hack at him at all, and he worke...
by jlowery
Tue Nov 01, 2011 10:59 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: training for the season opener on quail
Replies: 0
Views: 215

training for the season opener on quail

All three dogs awaiting there chance...
by jlowery
Wed Jul 13, 2011 2:27 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Flea/Tick Preventative
Replies: 39
Views: 6619

Re: Flea/Tick Preventative

+1 on the scalibor collar. I can beat the price your paying by about $16, though casey. :wink: I also really like the Preventic collars. my dogs all wore one last summer and it worked great. For fleas i have had ALOT of success with Comfortis and Trifexis. I just got 3 boxes of that Trifexis, glad ...
by jlowery
Tue Jul 12, 2011 9:59 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Deer Chaser - no more?
Replies: 8
Views: 2101

Re: Deer Chaser - no more?

Had a huge rabbit in the yard last night coming back from some late evening yard work, On WHOA!!! at that, When i released them from the truck, the pup was in full stride. I LIT HIM UP!!! and back in the house we went.... Thank you E-collar. Good end to a good training day. I finally have that Sette...
by jlowery
Fri Jul 08, 2011 3:59 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Frustrated and need to vent......
Replies: 34
Views: 5776

Re: Frustrated and need to vent......

MO_GSP wrote:best thread ever!!!
+1 Agree LMAO
by jlowery
Thu Jul 07, 2011 12:14 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Frustrated and need to vent......
Replies: 34
Views: 5776

Re: Frustrated and need to vent......

AS much as we love our dogs and are proud of them , other people often don't share our enthusiasm. This is no joke.... some people just don't understand how we feel about our dogs. Also, had kinda the same thing happen with my SIL's dog this weekend, after i got the 411 of her opinion and everyone ...
by jlowery
Wed Jul 06, 2011 8:13 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: anyone notice....
Replies: 26
Views: 4778

Re: anyone notice....

lazy boys
by jlowery
Fri Jul 01, 2011 12:20 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Gun shot training
Replies: 10
Views: 1928

Re: Gun shot training

I prefer the Goerge Hickox method, or Perfect Start DVD.... Great Videos JMO....
by jlowery
Thu Jun 30, 2011 2:40 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Whats does your dog do while you're away ?
Replies: 20
Views: 4047

Re: Whats does your dog do while you're away ?

MIne run the yard, and i have a screened in porch were they tend to hang in the shade most of the day, and occasionally come home to a screen repair, and a small hole or two, but nothing i can't handle. It comes with the territory.
by jlowery
Thu Jun 30, 2011 12:08 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: UPDATE Terrible news story from South Dakota
Replies: 86
Views: 13538

Re: Terrible news story from South Dakota

Some people are plain despicable. I have 33 acres about 9 miles West of town and I went out there Monday to put some wood scraps and stuff from my kennel project into the old silage pit. I left my pickup when I had unloaded everything and walked thru the trees to go and visit "Brownie" who I burrie...
by jlowery
Thu Jun 30, 2011 9:35 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: SHARE YOUR MEMORY OF YOUR FIRST HUNT WITH A DOG..
Replies: 13
Views: 1655

Re: SHARE YOUR MEMORY OF YOUR FIRST HUNT WITH A DOG..

2 years i been workin dogs now. And come last november my soul will never be the same. Had a big tussle on this forum about takin such a young dog pheasant hunting with the chances of ruining him with all the gun shots. 2010 Opening weekend of pheasant could not have gone any better hunting behind a...
by jlowery
Thu Jun 30, 2011 8:34 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: History Topic
Replies: 51
Views: 6822

Re: History Topic

JL, you just come on up and play with us. I'll even let you ride my horse if you want to catch a few braces. I am gonna hold you to this.... Sounds like fun. That Setter works further than i have ever seen, so maybe stayin atop a horse will keep him in view. Never wanted a dog that worked so far ou...
by jlowery
Wed Jun 29, 2011 3:50 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: History Topic
Replies: 51
Views: 6822

Re: History Topic

[quote="
I think us younger folks, 46 and below are better off starting with a litlle humilty and giving a bit more respect than we demand. There...now the sport is fixed.[/quote]
HA!!! I can tell you about some humility.... But i have come so far b/c of it.
by jlowery
Wed Jun 29, 2011 3:21 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: History Topic
Replies: 51
Views: 6822

Re: History Topic

I don't understand how this Crap gets to this point everytime..... GEEEEEZ Really....... Its no wonder we have some great talent that stands in the dark and never gives anyone any advice b/c of this is where it ends up at. And ya think maybe we may be declining b/c of it also.
by jlowery
Wed Jun 29, 2011 12:29 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: N.ILLINOIS NSTRA open house
Replies: 6
Views: 794

Re: N.ILLINOIS NSTRA open house

wish there was one of these in Oklahoma area???? I wanna get into NASTRA this year or next, gotta great prospect coming up.
by jlowery
Tue Jun 28, 2011 3:00 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: History Topic
Replies: 51
Views: 6822

Re: History Topic

Long trips to hunting places will be harder to afford as gas prices continue to rise over the next 10-15 years. This will not only hurt hunting but trialing as well. Also, young people, nowadays, would rather live in big cities for the night life and I feel like fewer and fewer people are getting i...
by jlowery
Tue Jun 28, 2011 1:04 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: History Topic
Replies: 51
Views: 6822

History Topic

Just wanted to get some thoughts if you think that Bird dogs are better in the present, or in the Past, when bird numbers were a lot better than they are now? (Quail) in particular (Oklahoma boy here). Do you think Wild Bird numbers made better dogs, or has Training, technology, and Breeding evolvin...
by jlowery
Thu Jun 23, 2011 9:22 am
Forum: Training
Topic: D.T. Systems BL500 manual bird launcher?
Replies: 3
Views: 421

Re: D.T. Systems BL500 manual bird launcher?

gittrdonebritts wrote:Can't tell you about the Manual version but I have 3 of the electronic one's and I wouldn't have any other brand.
Joe

Amen to that.. they are worth every penny....
by jlowery
Thu Jun 23, 2011 9:13 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Lane Retreiveing to Hand
Replies: 1
Views: 270

Lane Retreiveing to Hand

My five month old Setter had some great field work last night, thought i would show him off AGAIN....
by jlowery
Fri Jun 17, 2011 1:49 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Setter Lane Growing and Learning PICS
Replies: 0
Views: 224

Setter Lane Growing and Learning PICS

NAVHDA Training Day Fun pics
by jlowery
Mon Jun 13, 2011 12:09 pm
Forum: Brags
Topic: Coveyrise and Tuffy
Replies: 8
Views: 1638

Re: Coveyrise and Tuffy

So Happy for you, Talked with Mike and Andy when you sent word of it.... Hope you can guide me in that Direction with my new prospect...

CONGRATS!!!!! CONGRATS!!!!! CONGRATS!!!!!
by jlowery
Fri Jun 10, 2011 9:43 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 1st Shipment from GDS
Replies: 4
Views: 488

Re: 1st Shipment from GDS

+1 AGREE!!!!!!
by jlowery
Fri Jun 10, 2011 9:37 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: SHHH DONT TELL MY HUSBAND!!
Replies: 22
Views: 7428

Re: SHHH DONT TELL MY HUSBAND!!

My wife needs to board also, whens a good time for availability???? HAHAHA!!!!! I asked for PS PF for B-Day, and even emailed her Steve Snell site... And what does she do, orders it from Perf Kennels.... Took for ever, and she only bought PS.... Ugh... HA!! I was still very greatful for the gift, Or...
by jlowery
Thu Jun 09, 2011 11:25 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Things to do with your dog in this heat
Replies: 28
Views: 4139

Re: Things to do with your dog in this heat

Worked water last night, Stick fetch fun, little "Duck" (Frozen bird) work from the bank.... I usually wait till about 8+pm to get out and do any yard work.

And yes, that is a Setter doing water work....HAHA!!!
by jlowery
Mon Jun 06, 2011 3:04 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Pics... Setter and Son
Replies: 10
Views: 992

Pics... Setter and Son

Had to share... My wife just uploaded these from last night. This little Setter was to be another brittany, but cancelled my name from the list when we picked up this pup, not knowing anything about setters, but he sure has made his place in my family, and man does he have drive. I am thinkin we wil...
by jlowery
Mon Jun 06, 2011 1:29 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Brittany / electronic collar
Replies: 6
Views: 1190

Re: Brittany / electronic collar

I am currently working with my 5 month old Setter on HERE, I started in the backyard for about two weeks on a check cord, then changed to an open field in the neighborhood to change his surroundings for about a week, and i am just starting him on the ecollar, but i know after three weeks and much su...
by jlowery
Tue May 31, 2011 12:57 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New French Brittany Pups!!
Replies: 12
Views: 1428

Re: New French Brittany Pups!!

Great lookin pups. keep us up to date as they grow. Love those little faces
by jlowery
Fri May 27, 2011 3:30 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Best Setter
Replies: 44
Views: 8239

Re: Best Setter

Fantastic hunting dog but does not like children at all. She went to live out the rest of her life with my dad. She went back to Ragged Hill Nip and Tekoa Mountain Sunrise. I would love to have another setter out of this breeding and to raise them with children. My Setter was brought home to my son...
by jlowery
Fri May 27, 2011 8:00 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Best Setter
Replies: 44
Views: 8239

Re: Best Setter

I have it.... Pointed, and held his first bird last sat at the NAVHDA Training day... Didn't get a pic of that, but here is one of a few months ago...
by jlowery
Thu May 26, 2011 3:05 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Contest
Replies: 9
Views: 1709

Re: Contest

May 31st 750pm
6 pups
2 females
4 males
by jlowery
Wed May 25, 2011 1:03 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Andy Cooper????
Replies: 45
Views: 8805

Re: Andy Cooper????

Like i said in my voice message: If you need ANYTHING call me. So sorry bout the cars, and house, ETC... Glad you guys were ok.
by jlowery
Wed May 18, 2011 2:36 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: In the public eye
Replies: 31
Views: 4348

Re: In the public eye

Well those pups in my picture sure look miserable don't they, Wish those people could see how they act when i pull the Ecollars out. They act like a buncha kids fixin to get Ice Cream or something... They know when i get those things out, we bought to have some fun...
by jlowery
Wed May 18, 2011 10:03 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: In the public eye
Replies: 31
Views: 4348

Re: In the public eye

I even got spit on one time by a lady carrying her extremely over weight Pug. I woulda be drug away by the cops, prolly with some electric probes IN ME from a stun gun, after that lady spit on me. I walk both of my dogs daily with Ecollars on, and get some pretty crazy looks, but i just chalk it up...