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by Tenderfoot
Wed Jan 06, 2021 6:41 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: End of the line for me and Tubbs
Replies: 7
Views: 673

Re: End of the line for me and Tubbs

Sorry to hear that. I’ve been following your updates and it definitely sounds like you’ve encountered some hurdles along the way that you’ve tried to work through. I don’t think having a bird dog should cause anyone that much turmoil and for me the kennel Anxiety pacing, barking/howling alone would ...
by Tenderfoot
Fri Dec 18, 2020 8:51 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Anyone using the newest Garmin?
Replies: 7
Views: 1089

Re: Anyone using the newest Garmin?

I just got a 200 and it has been impressive so far. Easy to set up and “training buttons” make it easier for corrections, tones, vibrations etc. rather than having to use the touch screen. I haven’t used the 100 so I don’t if if it was also a feature, but the on point alert options allowed me to sel...
by Tenderfoot
Mon Dec 14, 2020 7:40 am
Forum: Hunting/Dog Related Stuff For Sale
Topic: FS Lewis Dog Boots Size Large
Replies: 1
Views: 4973

Re: FS Lewis Dog Boots Size Large

If they are still available I will buy them
by Tenderfoot
Mon Dec 07, 2020 7:14 am
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Cracked foot pad
Replies: 8
Views: 866

Re: Cracked foot pad

Rat dog, how’d did the Vaseline work?
by Tenderfoot
Sat Nov 21, 2020 7:57 am
Forum: Product Ratings & Reviews
Topic: Uplander Dog House
Replies: 8
Views: 3651

Re: Uplander Dog House

Does anyone know what the temperature rating is on these boxes? I am considering buying a couple for my pointers but it gets below zero on occasion and I am wondering at what temperature I’d need to bring them in but it doesn’t say on any website and I can’t seem to get a straight answer from a ret...
by Tenderfoot
Wed Oct 28, 2020 7:36 am
Forum: Product Ratings & Reviews
Topic: Hunt REDI
Replies: 5
Views: 787

Re: Hunt REDI

I really wanted to try a WW as i had heard good things about them but for the life of me could never time or find out they were taking orders until after the fact. I’ve inquired several times when they anticipate opening but as there site says, they will not respond..... All that to say I went with ...
by Tenderfoot
Fri Jun 05, 2020 6:13 am
Forum: ARCHIVE: Previous Listings SOLD/OLD/GONE
Topic: Huntsmith DVDs
Replies: 2
Views: 4646

Re: Huntsmith DVDs

Joe, pm sent
by Tenderfoot
Sun May 10, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Prairie wind GSP, Wyoming reviews?
Replies: 2
Views: 1040

Re: Prairie wind GSP, Wyoming reviews?

Thanks Ryan. I know there into the FT’s. I’m not myself, just trying to find that “one” right dog
by Tenderfoot
Fri May 08, 2020 7:17 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Prairie wind GSP, Wyoming reviews?
Replies: 2
Views: 1040

Prairie wind GSP, Wyoming reviews?

Hello, I was wondering if anyone has any experience with Prairie wind GSP’s kennel in Wyoming? The folks have been very helpful, responsive and willing to answer any questions which has been great and I was looking to see if anyone has hunted behind or had any experience with their dogs. Feel free t...
by Tenderfoot
Tue Apr 21, 2020 9:00 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Check this out
Replies: 6
Views: 1461

Re: Check this out

Man that's awesome!

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by Tenderfoot
Wed Apr 08, 2020 7:29 am
Forum: Polls
Topic: Which shotgun brand do you use?
Replies: 179
Views: 142621

Re: Which shotgun brand do you use?

Franchi instinct 20 ga
by Tenderfoot
Wed Apr 08, 2020 7:27 am
Forum: Polls
Topic: What gun dog breed do you currently own and why?
Replies: 199
Views: 127797

Re: What gun dog breed do you currently own and why?

GSP because it’s What my buddy had who I hunted with and was mostly familiar with. Prior to my GSP I had previously had two labs and a Belgium mal that I had for work. So far I’ve been very impressed with my GSP and looking to add another to the fleet :D
by Tenderfoot
Sat Apr 04, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Inbreeding or line breeding?
Replies: 24
Views: 3113

Re: Inbreeding or line breeding?

Tenderfoot- I tend not to look at COI numerticals because I feel their focus is somewhat misdirected. soooo, I went and looked this up: ......... Putting your dog’s COI result into perspective The COI calculator provides you with a percentage score; the lower the percentage, the lower the degree of...
by Tenderfoot
Sat Apr 04, 2020 7:31 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Inbreeding or line breeding?
Replies: 24
Views: 3113

Inbreeding or line breeding?

Not trying to start an argument but trying to flesh out some details in a dog I’m interested in. When it comes to inbreeding is there a cut off or coefficient you don’t want to cross? From what little I know, doesn’t inbreeding occurs to try and achieve certain traits or qualities, but then on the f...
by Tenderfoot
Thu Apr 02, 2020 7:24 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: "Roading" tips- bike or treadmill?
Replies: 17
Views: 4830

Re: "Roading" tips- bike or treadmill?

I road using my quad that has a 6’ tube extending off the side and dogs attached to a doubled up bungee on a harness. Seems to work great and bungee enables her to pull with some resistance. I’m sure my neighbors think I’m crazy but it works
by Tenderfoot
Sat Mar 14, 2020 8:31 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Garmin Alpha vs 550 plus- GPS issues
Replies: 11
Views: 2988

Re: Garmin Alpha vs 550 plus- GPS issues

I have the 550 plus and like it. I was having tracking issues as well, returned the device now it works great. One thing I've learned is to keep transmitter out so it maintains a signal. I was putting it in one of my ammo pouches and when I pulled it out to see where dog was it would take awhile to ...
by Tenderfoot
Sun Mar 01, 2020 10:20 pm
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Hunting with a Camera
Replies: 16
Views: 3702

Re: Hunting with a Camera

Looks awesome to me! Great looking dog
by Tenderfoot
Sat Feb 08, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: Hunting
Topic: New Mexico Scaled Quail - An Evening to Remember
Replies: 3
Views: 1721

Re: New Mexico Scaled Quail - An Evening to Remember

Awesome looking dog and beautiful scenery!
by Tenderfoot
Mon Jan 13, 2020 7:53 am
Forum: Product Ratings & Reviews
Topic: Pro 550+
Replies: 31
Views: 7836

Re: Pro 550+

I got it swapped out and it’s working fantastic.
by Tenderfoot
Wed Jan 01, 2020 8:38 am
Forum: Product Ratings & Reviews
Topic: Pro 550+
Replies: 31
Views: 7836

Re: Pro 550+

After talking to customer service i updated software, which I did even though its brand new. Tried it again yesterday and same issue. If working properly I believe the directional arrow should always self correct pointing towards the dog regardless of which direction the handheld device is oriented?...
by Tenderfoot
Mon Dec 30, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: Product Ratings & Reviews
Topic: Pro 550+
Replies: 31
Views: 7836

Re: Pro 550+

The directional arrow bounces around pointing in nearly 180 degree different direction than where the dog is and the north indicator is way off as well. I don’t know what’s going on but all I could think of is I noticed the metal ring from the dog collar was rubbing on the collars charging terminals...
by Tenderfoot
Thu Dec 26, 2019 6:34 am
Forum: Product Ratings & Reviews
Topic: Pro 550+
Replies: 31
Views: 7836

Re: Pro 550+

Those of you using the 550 plus, has anyone experienced interference from the metal ring on your dog collar?
by Tenderfoot
Sat Dec 21, 2019 8:08 am
Forum: Training
Topic: roading
Replies: 13
Views: 3940

Re: roading

Coveyrise64 wrote:
Wed Dec 18, 2019 9:08 am
Tenderfoot wrote:
Tue Dec 17, 2019 10:54 pm
Did you build the platform on your Ranger or buy it?
I made it myself....3/4" plywood with 2 pieces of 3/4" square tubing supports underneath to keep from sagging under the weight of the dog's and crates. Held in place by the GripPro ATV pocket anchors.

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Thanks...looks great!
by Tenderfoot
Tue Dec 17, 2019 10:54 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: roading
Replies: 13
Views: 3940

Re: roading

Coveyrise64 wrote:
Sat Dec 07, 2019 9:36 am
I use a Howling dog harness and an older one I bought locally at a Horse Tack Shop hooked up to my Polaris.


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Did you build the platform on your Ranger or buy it?
by Tenderfoot
Sat Dec 07, 2019 8:07 am
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Bleeding toe nails?
Replies: 4
Views: 1739

Re: Bleeding toe nails?

That seems to exactly it. After several days of recovery, I’ve hunted her again and haven’t had any more issues.
by Tenderfoot
Sat Dec 07, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: Training
Topic: roading
Replies: 13
Views: 3940

Re: roading

I don’t know about a harness. I run my dog on remote dirt road while I ride a quad that she has learned to run in front good distance. (Probably not the safest). We started short runs about 6 months old and worked up from there. I figured if I’m hunting her running miles, why couldn’t she exercise.
by Tenderfoot
Sun Nov 24, 2019 7:51 am
Forum: Hunting
Topic: 10,000 miles
Replies: 25
Views: 6327

Re: 10,000 miles

Wouldn’t hurt my feelings to see couple pics. Just sayin....some of us gotta live through others :D
by Tenderfoot
Thu Nov 14, 2019 6:51 am
Forum: Hunting
Topic: 10,000 miles
Replies: 25
Views: 6327

Re: 10,000 miles

Reba, any updates? Would love to see some pics
by Tenderfoot
Mon Oct 21, 2019 7:28 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Hound Heater plus for small dog house
Replies: 9
Views: 1879

Re: Hound Heater plus for small dog house

In regards to the hound heater, I have a k9 condo dog den that has a hound heater. https://www.k-9kondo.com/all-new-dog-den-and-hound-heater-free-shipping/ I don’t live in such harsh conditions as most who have already posted but during winter -10 or -15 would be expected and with thermostat set at ...
by Tenderfoot
Mon Oct 21, 2019 7:17 am
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Bleeding toe nails?
Replies: 4
Views: 1739

Re: Bleeding toe nails?

Great thanks. Good to know it’s normal. I assume her feet will toughen up as the season progresses. Hopefully
by Tenderfoot
Sun Oct 20, 2019 8:42 am
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Bleeding toe nails?
Replies: 4
Views: 1739

Bleeding toe nails?

My 1 1/2 year old GSP recently experienced bleeding toe nails after a hunt. Her nails are trimmed appropriately ( I believe) and she’s is routinely exercised and ran on a gravel road for several miles with no issues. After one day of Chukar hunting her nails started bleeding and her feet seemed sore...
by Tenderfoot
Thu Oct 17, 2019 5:55 am
Forum: Guns and Ammo
Topic: 28 gauge Franchi Veloce
Replies: 5
Views: 2059

Re: 28 gauge Franchi Veloce

Correction $755 was the current bid
by Tenderfoot
Thu Oct 17, 2019 5:51 am
Forum: Guns and Ammo
Topic: 28 gauge Franchi Veloce
Replies: 5
Views: 2059

Re: 28 gauge Franchi Veloce

I’ve held and shot a 20 ga. Really lightweight and pointed great. Currently there are a couple 20 ga available on gunbroker, one for $755. Haven’t seen a 28 ga though. Good luck
by Tenderfoot
Tue Oct 15, 2019 5:50 am
Forum: Hunting
Topic: My Reba solid on point
Replies: 8
Views: 2863

Re: My Reba solid on point

Looks great! I’m jealous
by Tenderfoot
Mon Jun 03, 2019 6:39 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Looking for training in So Cal
Replies: 19
Views: 4849

Re: Looking for training in So Cal

Work765,
Depending on where your coming from in so. Cal it’s probably a drive for you but I’d recommend Western Wing Kennels in Nevada. I just took my GSP there and am happy with results. Good luck in your search.