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by rons
Mon May 05, 2014 6:39 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: I'm searching for a trainer
Replies: 9
Views: 1564

Re: I'm searching for a trainer

I have my GWP with Dave Jones @ Joneys Gun Dogs in Berea, KY. Didn't know how far you wanted to go. Giver him a call @ 1-859-779-4601. He's on this forum.
by rons
Sun Apr 06, 2014 8:37 am
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Pro Plan vs. Taste of the Wild
Replies: 26
Views: 10387

Re: Pro Plan vs. Taste of the Wild

I'm feeding my GWP TOW High Prairie Canine Formula. He was eating Pro Plan when I first got him and his feces smelled terrible. I didn't like all the corn in the ingredients of Pro Plan and his digestive system seemed in turmoil. In the past I've fed my dogs Wellness with no problems except for cost...
by rons
Thu Apr 03, 2014 7:57 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Need a trainer in Tennessee
Replies: 19
Views: 6047

Re: Need a trainer in Tennessee

I'll second Dave Jones, my Wirehair is with him now. :D
by rons
Sun Mar 16, 2014 7:53 pm
Forum: Polls
Topic: Favorite Gauges for Upland?
Replies: 29
Views: 14601

Re: Favorite Gauges for Upland?

I've shot 12, 20, 28, and 410 over the past 50 yrs. I enjoy the 28 now but 40 years ago I only owned a Remington 1100 and SXS Fox in 410. Don't remmeber why I sold them except for the cost of ammo.
by rons
Sun Mar 16, 2014 9:17 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Looking for trainer in central Kentucky
Replies: 4
Views: 757

Re: Looking for trainer in central Kentucky

Finally our weather has settled down and last weekend took my GWP down to Dave Jones in Berea. Looking forward to see his progress.
by rons
Sun Mar 09, 2014 3:54 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: Why do you come onto this forum?
Replies: 67
Views: 18820

Re: Why do you come onto this forum?

this forum has a vast knowledge and experience that I would not be able to obtain without it. have met a group of great people here. I appreciate everyones opinion.
by rons
Fri Mar 07, 2014 3:03 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Anyone feed exceed from SAMs club
Replies: 11
Views: 3643

Re: Anyone feed exceed from SAMs club

went to Sam's last night and finally seen exceed dog food but it was salmon & peas with 27% protein @ $34.99. they had been out of stock for several months.
by rons
Thu Feb 27, 2014 5:32 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Whats your dogs name?
Replies: 214
Views: 62767

Re: Whats your dogs name?

German Wirehaired Pointer
" Ceeley"
by rons
Mon Feb 17, 2014 6:27 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Anyone feed exceed from SAMs club
Replies: 11
Views: 3643

Re: Anyone feed exceed from SAMs club

I was going to change to this dog food but it has been out of stock for several months. Sam's blames it on a shipping problem dur]e to the weather.
by rons
Fri Feb 07, 2014 5:33 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Rescue a dog, will it hunt?
Replies: 12
Views: 3516

Re: Rescue a dog, will it hunt?

Both GWP's were around 2 years old, both males. One had a dark blanket, the newest one has a white blanket, Both are high prey driven. When searching for the latest I told NGWPR I was looking for a hunter and they helped me locate him. Both dogs weer great in the house but we had no young ones livin...
by rons
Thu Feb 06, 2014 8:52 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Rescue a dog, will it hunt?
Replies: 12
Views: 3516

Re: Rescue a dog, will it hunt?

I have had a lot of luck with rescue dogs, 1 Brittany and 2 GWP's. The first 2, Brittany & GWP, I had no knowledge of if they could hunt and as amazed to discovered that they both were great gun dogs. The newest GWP had been hunted by their fosters before I got him and now waiting to send him to a t...
by rons
Tue Jan 28, 2014 5:02 am
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Frontline and Heartguard
Replies: 4
Views: 1031

Frontline and Heartguard

Tried to search these subjects first before posting. Visit with the vet this past weekend and we discussed Heartguard. My GWP has been tested about 6 months ago and is negative. The vet wanted to test again and sell me Heartguard. In the past I only used Frontline to my hunting dogs and never had a ...
by rons
Fri Jan 24, 2014 7:55 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: What do you feed your Dogs?
Replies: 285
Views: 81189

Re: What do you feed your Dogs?

Taste of The Wild High Prairie Canine with bison & venison 32% protein
by rons
Sun Nov 17, 2013 7:21 am
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Kansas Hunting Clip
Replies: 11
Views: 3826

Re: Kansas Hunting Clip

great video, nice hunt. looking forward to more,
by rons
Thu Nov 14, 2013 5:11 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Looking for trainer in central Kentucky
Replies: 4
Views: 757

Re: Looking for trainer in central Kentucky

thanks for response, heard good things about him. finally getting a chance to drive north to pick my GWP up. This will be my 4th rescue that I've owned and all turned out to be good hunters. will call Dave Jones up when things settle down.
by rons
Wed Nov 13, 2013 8:27 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: Occupations
Replies: 239
Views: 102454

Re: Occupations

presently purchasing manager for automotive/heavy truck parts distribution. countdown to retirement.
by rons
Fri Nov 01, 2013 4:03 am
Forum: Training
Topic: KY trainer search
Replies: 3
Views: 411

KY trainer search

Have a 2 year old German Wirehaired Pointer with some hunting experience. Will point and retrieve.
by rons
Thu Oct 31, 2013 4:04 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Looking for trainer in central Kentucky
Replies: 4
Views: 757

Looking for trainer in central Kentucky

I have a 2 year old German Wirehaired Pointer, looking for trainer to work with him on basics, He has hunted, holds point for about 10 seconds and will retrieve.
thanks in advance.
by rons
Tue Oct 29, 2013 6:46 pm
Forum: Rescues
Topic: ever had hunting success with a rescue?
Replies: 46
Views: 32429

Re: ever had hunting success with a rescue?

I also adopted 2 rescues over 7 years ago. The first was a Brittany Spaniel, my wife wanted a companion dog and I secretly wanted a hunter and we both did not want a puppy. The rescue had no prior history on the brit except he was picked up at a kill shelter in Ky. After he settled in our family rou...
by rons
Tue Oct 22, 2013 6:46 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: Why do you come onto this forum?
Replies: 67
Views: 18820

Re: Why do you come onto this forum?

I joined this forum for advise and knowledge to make myself an better trainer and handler. I enjoy the GLOW of bonding friendship amongst us. I also joined to put adventure in my hum drum workaholic life.
Thanks for putting a smile on my face.
by rons
Sun Oct 20, 2013 5:39 am
Forum: New Members: Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi from Kentucky
Replies: 1
Views: 244

Hi from Kentucky

Newbie signing in. I've been dogless for about 5 years after moving into a "senior" apartment with a no pet rule. In the past I've owned an English Setter, a Brittany Spaniel from rescue and a German Wirehaired Pointer from rescue. I was lucky getting these dogs. The 10 yr old setter was given to me...