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by rschmeider
Fri Feb 27, 2015 4:09 pm
Forum: Hunting
Topic: A couple photos...
Replies: 4
Views: 1356

Re: A couple photos...

Look who I found.. Chance lookin good!!!.U Nice job with him.

I bet he really coming into his own right now and settle in... Looks like he nail the birds from a good distance.
by rschmeider
Tue Feb 17, 2015 10:28 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Cephalexin for lyme
Replies: 24
Views: 10733

Re: Cephalexin for lyme

I think you want to be real careful. You've invested a lot of time, money and love in your dog, you wouldn't want to have your trusted hunting companion to get chronically ill because you wanted to save a few bucks. I think you should get a very clear guideline from your vet -- the right drug, the ...
by rschmeider
Mon Feb 16, 2015 10:09 am
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Cephalexin for lyme
Replies: 24
Views: 10733

Re: Cephalexin for lyme

Let say you have a dog that was exposed to Lyme..Came up positive on the snap test..You had high levels with titer test..Ran 30 days of doxy..Ran titer again levels are down to minimal . Then you find a tick 6 months later that got past the preventives..Came up positive with the Lymealyzer test..How...
by rschmeider
Sat Feb 14, 2015 6:19 am
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Cephalexin for lyme
Replies: 24
Views: 10733

Re: Cephalexin for lyme

Dog Dr...Yes, PVSEC drew blood and ran levels on my older dog. He was back to normal in 3days on doxy. Ran a 30 day course. Lymealyzer..Sitting in the medical kit..Most likely will get my chance this spring to use it. I work outside and live to be outside.l get the dam thing on me more than the dogs...
by rschmeider
Sat Feb 07, 2015 10:00 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Cephalexin for lyme
Replies: 24
Views: 10733

Re: Cephalexin for lyme

Almost lost a dog on the vaccines.. Also,my good friend setter just came up positive on the vaccines
by rschmeider
Sat Feb 07, 2015 11:08 am
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Cephalexin for lyme
Replies: 24
Views: 10733

Re: Cephalexin for lyme

Thanks everyone for the info. My script was 150.00 and ER fee plus tests got me up to 450. My older GSP came up really lame overnight on both back legs. We thought it was a herniated disc. I live in a high lyme area. I was hoping to catch this lyme disease before it gets to this point. My idea is to...
by rschmeider
Thu Feb 05, 2015 3:16 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Cephalexin for lyme
Replies: 24
Views: 10733

Cephalexin for lyme

Anyone have success using cephalexin for Lyme disease. Last time I was at the vet it cost me $450 visit with a Doxy script... I was hoping this will work if I catch it early.
by rschmeider
Tue Aug 12, 2014 4:57 am
Forum: Events
Topic: 2014 Oakridge walking field trial Oct 11/12
Replies: 1
Views: 766

Re: 2014 Oakridge walking field trial Oct 11/12

Hope you can make the trial.
by rschmeider
Tue Aug 12, 2014 4:51 am
Forum: Events
Topic: 2014 Oakridge walking field trial Oct 11/12
Replies: 1
Views: 766

2014 Oakridge walking field trial Oct 11/12

premium is up on the website. http://oakridgepointingdogs.com/

Here are some pics off the gallery deck at new ground. 2 courses 400 + acres open fields and horseback trial in the near future.
by rschmeider
Tue Aug 12, 2014 4:15 am
Forum: Events
Topic: 2014 Oakridge Wild Bird Trial at Marienville Pa. Nov.8/9
Replies: 6
Views: 1488

Re: 2014 Oakridge Wild Bird Cover Trial at Marienville PA

Your looking at the wrong entry...That's the premium for are fall walking trial at the Oakridge grounds. only 3 event at Cover trial open gun ...Sat and Sunday..1hr we had 26 dogs last year...hopefully same turn out open puppy..Saterday 30 min open derby..Sunday 30min Dates for the Cover Trial is No...
by rschmeider
Mon Aug 11, 2014 5:46 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2014 Oakridge Wild Bird Trial at Marienville Pa. Nov.8/9
Replies: 6
Views: 1488

Re: 2014 Oakridge Wild Bird Cover Trial at Marienville PA

Northern Cajun...love to have Piper and get that Jessy dog out . I very interested in him for Stud or pup someday. Like to see what he got in the grouse woods. RichK...Puppy is ran under AKC FT rules. independence and to the front gets you in the ballgame. mtlhdr ....My wife will be running Betty in...
by rschmeider
Tue Aug 05, 2014 7:07 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2014 Oakridge Wild Bird Trial at Marienville Pa. Nov.8/9
Replies: 6
Views: 1488

2014 Oakridge Wild Bird Trial at Marienville Pa. Nov.8/9

Hello ,

Hope you all can attend. Premium is up on the website http://oakridgepointingdogs.com/
by rschmeider
Wed Jan 01, 2014 8:58 am
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Appalachian Grouse
Replies: 53
Views: 26702

Re: Appalachian Grouse

3.5 hours today moved 3 birds. 6 miles walked and dog covered 18 miles and avg 5.7 mph. Man, I Iike my garmin. +1 ..It makes a birddog and the way we run dogs..I don't even run bells or beepers any more...Dog gets in with more bird contact. I can tell if he is breaking , pushing and not honoring. e...
by rschmeider
Mon Dec 30, 2013 9:41 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Credit where it's due
Replies: 5
Views: 855

Re: Credit where it's due

I would give up my all my e-collar for a permatack check cord..It hardly ever gets hung up in the clear cuts ...Wipes around a tree for a quick whoa post.
by rschmeider
Thu Dec 12, 2013 9:41 pm
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Appalachian Grouse
Replies: 53
Views: 26702

Re: Appalachian Grouse

Numbers are not same in lower Apps.,IMO when you get a drummer south of the great lakes it can be put on the wall..This one made a great meal and you won't throw the legs away like I see more north along the road
by rschmeider
Wed Nov 20, 2013 3:39 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2013 fall AKC Wild Bird Cover Trial
Replies: 8
Views: 2275

Re: 2013 fall AKC Wild Bird Cover Trial

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Derby
winner Rossie...Celtic Spectaclar addition....Handler Robert Eckor

Puppy goes to Enzo...... Larke slamming point buit for speed...Curt Fry
by rschmeider
Wed Nov 20, 2013 3:32 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2013 fall AKC Wild Bird Cover Trial
Replies: 8
Views: 2275

Re: 2013 fall AKC Wild Bird Cover Trial

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Winner of open gun...FC/AFC The Holiday Kid ...Owner/Handler Frances Gorman
Runner -up goes to....... Pine Acers Fast Eddie..........Owner/Handler........Russell Roth

Congrats to all!
by rschmeider
Thu Nov 14, 2013 8:30 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2013 fall AKC Wild Bird Cover Trial
Replies: 8
Views: 2275

Re: 2013 fall AKC Wild Bird Cover Trial

Appears you had a nice diversity of breeds last year by looking at the seconf photo. Are there 2 GSPs, an EP and a red setter? 1st FC AFC Gunnem Down Adolph MH German Shorthaired Pointer R Schmeider (3 pts) 2nd Celtic's Signature Irish Setter P Ober 3rd FC Ember's Roaring Blaze E.Pointer R Davis/W ...
by rschmeider
Thu Nov 14, 2013 7:33 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2013 fall AKC Wild Bird Cover Trial
Replies: 8
Views: 2275

Re: 2013 fall AKC Wild Bird Cover Trial

Thanks Andy we needed your Dez here. Here the OGD Draw 26 dogs and more on the web site http://oakridgepointingdogs.com/ Lot of good dogs showing up. Most of the Britts are FC and it about time they showed up :D We got Trex the First VC/FC Setter on board.. Celtic Irish Setters . High Pt. Setters, E...
by rschmeider
Mon Nov 11, 2013 4:28 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Bruce Shaffer Family Benifit
Replies: 0
Views: 647

Bruce Shaffer Family Benifit

Oakridge is putting on a benefit for one of are great members Bruce Shaffer.

Hope you all can attend Almost Heaven Chucker Challenge.

Thank you for you kindness and Gun Dog Supply for the nice gifts for the event.

Here is the info.
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by rschmeider
Mon Nov 11, 2013 4:05 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2013 fall AKC Wild Bird Cover Trial
Replies: 8
Views: 2275

Re: 2013 fall AKC Wild Bird Cover Trial

Looking like 24 dogs .. 26 dogs to full due to 1hr braces . Looking to a make 5 pt major. Draw is on Wed. 13th.

Taking email entries.
by rschmeider
Wed Aug 28, 2013 7:43 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Post dogs on Point!!!!
Replies: 738
Views: 353472

Re: Post dogs on Point!!!!

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Zena ,Dolph,and Danner ..
by rschmeider
Wed Aug 28, 2013 7:22 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2013 fall AKC Wild Bird Cover Trial
Replies: 8
Views: 2275

2013 fall AKC Wild Bird Cover Trial

Oakridge Pointing Dog Club is proud to announce it's 3rd fall cover trial on Nov 16-17.
Just got it approved by AKC and premium will be up on it web site soon.
http://oakridgepointingdogs.com/

Hope you can join us in the beautiful Allegheny National Forest
by rschmeider
Thu Jul 18, 2013 2:59 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Why hate on the Black GSP?
Replies: 77
Views: 31708

Re: Why hate on the Black GSP?

The best thing I ever did is breed the black in to my lines. They black GSP has a better coat. Take one swimming with a liver and she what dog's coat take in water first. The blacks bead and water runs off for the first dive or two. Both are eating the same food. My Liver Shorthairs that don't have ...
by rschmeider
Wed Jun 19, 2013 4:22 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: SNAP 4dx test
Replies: 1
Views: 472

SNAP 4dx test

Does anyone know where I can get a hold of this snap tests? It would be nice to have some of these in my first aid cabinet.
by rschmeider
Wed Apr 10, 2013 11:00 am
Forum: Brags
Topic: New AFC!!
Replies: 17
Views: 2254

Re: New AFC!!

Very nice GSP,put me down for a pup :wink: congratulation :!:
by rschmeider
Wed Feb 20, 2013 4:20 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Retrieving Stakes in Pointing Dog Trials
Replies: 217
Views: 40936

Re: Retrieving Stakes in Pointing Dog Trials

I would think a Natural Retrieving Dog would be more intense after the shoot ..I seen some FF dogs drop tail after the shot/cap.

I rather see a dog on edge spin and mark with intensity for the retrieve...Than one that looks the other direction Limp hoping to get released for another find.
by rschmeider
Wed Feb 20, 2013 3:47 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Where there were birds
Replies: 34
Views: 5947

Re: Where there were birds

Louse Fly...I am finding not so healthy Ruffed Grouse in the lower Apps with louse fly infestation..Some with half dozen on them. IMO spreading West Niles to the birds...When i harvest a bird i can tell soon has i pick it up ..Thin in the chest here is a pic/info...http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hippo...
by rschmeider
Mon Jan 28, 2013 3:32 pm
Forum: Hunting
Topic: SW La Woodcock Hunt
Replies: 5
Views: 979

Re: SW La Woodcock Hunt

:evil: You good old boyz better leave me some Mud Bats for the flight home!...I got a pup to train this spring.

Buff..Nice Looking hounds.
by rschmeider
Sun Jan 20, 2013 9:03 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2013 Oakridge Spring Cover Dog Trial
Replies: 2
Views: 642

Re: 2013 Oakridge Spring Cover Dog Trial

Oh-ya Brian, but only in OLGD..$ stake...I'm hoping we get enough dogs hold this stake too.I got two other GSP's I'll be running in Open Gun Dog and Cowboy! in puppy. We are taking small steps to make sure the trial runs smooth.Maybe a dual sanction in near future. Oakridge is going to try a Grand i...
by rschmeider
Sun Jan 20, 2013 7:05 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2013 Oakridge Spring Cover Dog Trial
Replies: 2
Views: 642

2013 Oakridge Spring Cover Dog Trial

Here is the premium and we hope that you can join us. More info and directions to come on the web site http://oakridgepointingdogs.com.
We had a very successful trial in 2012; great judges,horses and lots of bird work. We are hoping for the same outcome this spring.
by rschmeider
Sun Jan 13, 2013 7:10 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: About lost my best dog today!
Replies: 43
Views: 8032

Re: About lost my best dog today!

Good to hear Blitz is doing good...He is worth every penny you put into him...He is a good one.. He was going to be a great contender at the Cover trial...Thats one tough GSP. Had a sleeping black bear on point in Pa about 12 ft away ..Got pretty intense..Bear wasn't backing down to it seen me and y...
by rschmeider
Sun Jan 13, 2013 6:06 pm
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Grouse hunters, are tracking collars worth it?
Replies: 30
Views: 5655

Re: Grouse hunters, are tracking collars worth it?

IM0...The garmin is #1 for saftey..When i hear a tri-axel/log truck... i always want to know where my dog at.
by rschmeider
Sat Jan 05, 2013 3:16 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Training birds for a Johnny house
Replies: 21
Views: 7401

Re: Training birds for a Johnny house

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o__Vh3pVkos I think you can get the recaller from gundog supply..I have a lot of predators trying to get to the birds..The faster i can get them in the house the better. Sometimes if birds get chases over night you can get them back in a covey quicker too..The caller h...
by rschmeider
Thu Jan 03, 2013 8:19 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Who is the best GSP ever??????
Replies: 376
Views: 80136

Re: Who is the best GSP ever??????

Jim Jackson I totally get what your saying. on two issues. I often wonder how many of rusty breedings were Luke? and who are rustys parents. either way I don't care because those lines are good mixed with the right dogs. I own American shorthair pointers. really most people do. does it matter if th...
by rschmeider
Wed Jan 02, 2013 4:33 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Importing
Replies: 72
Views: 13662

Re: Importing

Man, some good comments and some that have gotten out of hand..LOL.. I did however find out that the parents of an imported pup do NOT have to be DNA'd, just the pup when registered into AKC and before it's first breeding in the USA. So there's that. Here's the link: http://www.akc.org/pdfs/foreign...
by rschmeider
Tue Jan 01, 2013 9:30 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Training birds for a Johnny house
Replies: 21
Views: 7401

Re: Training birds for a Johnny house

I had great success raising chukars and they did well in the johnny box, but I never recalled one. I live West of Wichita,Ks. and the hawks killed every chukar ever released from the box. I tried letting them out in pairs and one at a time. Fifteen piles of feathers later, we just planted what we h...
by rschmeider
Tue Jan 01, 2013 8:28 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Training birds for a Johnny house
Replies: 21
Views: 7401

Re: Training birds for a Johnny house

From my understanding, a well designed Johnny house is set up so that they have to fly up to a perch to see out. In other words you want a fairly tall house. The flying up helps keep them in condition. +1 ...I also have 2 total recallers,they pay for them self..the recallers cut my bird cost in hal...
by rschmeider
Tue Jan 01, 2013 8:00 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: How to keep pheasant for taxidermist
Replies: 14
Views: 2702

Re: How to keep phez for taxidermist

Make sure you keep the tail straight..It can freeze dry twisted,hard for the taxidermist to straighten..Most of the time the bird will get moved in the freezer too. Most taxidermist will keep the bird ,just tell him when you are ready to pick it up and square up..I skin the bird and get ready for th...
by rschmeider
Mon Dec 17, 2012 4:12 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: AKC wild bird Cover Trial
Replies: 9
Views: 2498

Re: AKC wild bird Cover Trial

The number was the same in Gun Dog...We didn't have any puppys last year and only 4 derby..Had a way better showing for the younger dogs which AKC cover trial needs.
by rschmeider
Sun Dec 16, 2012 2:18 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: AKC wild bird Cover Trial
Replies: 9
Views: 2498

Re: AKC wild bird Cover Trial

Thanks guys for the nice comments...Dolph-man is my dog of a lifetime....Hope he will be in the Grand Cover Trial ,if Oakridge can get enough qualified dogs to enter in 2014. Oakridge is going to try a 1hr. limited open gun stake in the spring with a pay out $...... Hope you can all attended March 2...
by rschmeider
Wed Nov 07, 2012 6:13 pm
Forum: Hunting
Topic: A Fun Week in Northern WI.
Replies: 8
Views: 2473

Re: A Fun Week in Northern WI.

Went to Northern WI in Oct.. Had a Great time..Met allot of good peolpe...Locals gave me the hook up on spots and offered to hunt their land. Need to take strabs beer up for them next year. :D Here is some birds we harvested.....We got so many different phases that day ...The one down to the right.....
by rschmeider
Wed Nov 07, 2012 5:53 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Garmin DC30 question
Replies: 6
Views: 722

Re: Garmin DC30 question

I switch...same thing,didn't work ...Garmin rebuilds them under $100....Was 80 couple years ago.

Had one with a broken antenna too.....signal close drops less than 100yds.

Does your 320 use more batts than the 220?.....I going thew batteries my 320.
by rschmeider
Sun Oct 28, 2012 2:39 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: AKC wild bird Cover Trial
Replies: 9
Views: 2498

AKC wild bird Cover Trial

Oakridge Pointing Dog Club is hold it's annual AKC Cover Dog Trial this year in Allegheny National Forest Coverdog Grounds.

Marienville,Pa.....Nov.23,24,25......You can find the premium at http://www.oakridgepointers.com ... trial.html

Hope you can join us.
by rschmeider
Mon Oct 22, 2012 4:23 pm
Forum: Brags
Topic: FC VC THUNDERHEAD'S HOT PURSUIT MH
Replies: 15
Views: 3563

Re: FC VC THUNDERHEAD'S HOT PURSUIT MH

Congrats, nicely done..those are some very nice titles..Great dog.
by rschmeider
Thu Oct 18, 2012 2:56 pm
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Pennsylvania Grouse
Replies: 48
Views: 16753

Re: Pennsylvania Grouse

I do good in the Thorn apples and beech-nut in early season....Beech-nut not very plentiful this year..Thorn apples are what i would look for..
by rschmeider
Mon Oct 15, 2012 5:40 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Check your.... BIO SPOT
Replies: 3
Views: 852

Check your.... BIO SPOT

Went to WI for a grouse hunt,put on Bio Spot 7 days before the trip...I been using Bio Spot for 7 years never get ticks....This last week one dog with 12 hooked ,others 5 hooked and less...I pulled them of with a tick remover alive...I contacted Bio Spot, they told me they changed their ingredients ...
by rschmeider
Mon Aug 27, 2012 6:14 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: dog in heat. breeders help!
Replies: 10
Views: 1423

Re: dog in heat. breeders help!

http://www.wayfair.com/Melissa-and-Doug ... W1368.html

This will help 8) Dim the lights and put on some Berry White :lol: :lol:

ITs Life like :D 24in by 35in...You might need a needle and thread for repairs :lol:
by rschmeider
Fri Aug 24, 2012 4:48 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: GSP
Replies: 18
Views: 4857

Re: GSP

Is there as line of GSP that will air sent vrs ground scenting? You have to do your research..In 1917 the Germans bred the Arkwright pointer(all black Ep) into the GSP to raise the head for air scenting. These dogs were put into the stud books in 1934..This was still a developing breed up to the wa...
by rschmeider
Thu Aug 16, 2012 2:19 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Fox Tail Awn????
Replies: 8
Views: 972

Re: Fox Tail Awn????

What do you think?..Throw one of these bad boys on. :roll: Anyone ever try this.....My luck, dog will run it a tree knock himself out.