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by bcoogs
Fri Nov 24, 2017 9:08 am
Forum: New Members: Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: A little about you...
Replies: 1071
Views: 348211

Re: A little about you...

My name is Bill. I am a 55 year old male living in Rhode Island. Married with 4 adult children. I have had dogs all my life. Cannot remember a time since childhood without a dog in the house. My last 4 dogs have been: ( These dogs have died - Golden Retriever, Springer Spaniel, White Lab) and I curr...
by bcoogs
Fri Nov 24, 2017 8:59 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Retriever will not return pigeons
Replies: 10
Views: 2937

Re: Retriever will not return pigeons

Thank you all. This is exactly why I joined the forum. I appreciate all the advice. I am trying to take it slow and enjoy the process and the time well spent with her.
by bcoogs
Thu Nov 23, 2017 12:52 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Retriever will not return pigeons
Replies: 10
Views: 2937

Retriever will not return pigeons

I am new to field training. I have a 5 month old female Flat Coat Retriever I am about 4 weeks into field training. I am using 10 Minute Retriever and Water Dog as my reference books. The dog has been getting basic command training since week 12, and is doing a great job retrieving dummies. I introd...