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by bean1031
Fri Aug 19, 2011 6:16 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: HELP ASAP DOG POISON???
Replies: 13
Views: 1997

Re: HELP ASAP DOG POISON???

Just talked to an emergency vet. she just said keep an eye on here but she thinks she will pass them fine.
by bean1031
Fri Aug 19, 2011 6:05 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: HELP ASAP DOG POISON???
Replies: 13
Views: 1997

Re: HELP ASAP DOG POISON???

Some one has to know something!!!
by bean1031
Fri Aug 19, 2011 5:56 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: HELP ASAP DOG POISON???
Replies: 13
Views: 1997

Re: HELP ASAP DOG POISON???

FYI she is a 60 lb female labrador. 5 years old.
by bean1031
Fri Aug 19, 2011 5:53 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: HELP ASAP DOG POISON???
Replies: 13
Views: 1997

HELP ASAP DOG POISON???

My dog just got into the pantry and ate roughly 15 Dental check ups bones in about 10 minutes while I was in the shower! do I need to worry? Help?
by bean1031
Fri Nov 26, 2010 7:06 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Hunting for a little information
Replies: 15
Views: 3027

Re: Hunting for a little information

How about a labrador or golden retriever. Both great duck dogs and everyone we have had of either one has turned out to be a great pheasent/dove/grouse/quail dog.
by bean1031
Sat Sep 04, 2010 7:55 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Grouse Feather 2010 Prairie Photos
Replies: 7
Views: 879

Re: Grouse Feather 2010 Prairie Photos

Great looking dogs!
by bean1031
Sat Aug 21, 2010 7:52 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Upland Bird Calls
Replies: 7
Views: 825

Upland Bird Calls

Does calling quail and pheasent with game calls actually work?
by bean1031
Wed Aug 18, 2010 6:32 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: entreprenuership idea
Replies: 10
Views: 1609

Re: entreprenuership idea

Cool guys thanks for the input! Im not to worried about AKC. First off i dont activley compete my dog. Second off most people in the dog training world wont be that rude and would have some understanding. Thats as low a tax collector asking a 10 year old for sales tax on their lemonade stand. What d...
by bean1031
Tue Aug 17, 2010 4:31 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: entreprenuership idea
Replies: 10
Views: 1609

entreprenuership idea

Today I was thinking of ways to earn a little cash to save up for my first car and mabbey a gun. I was thinking lawn mowing bussines, summer job at the grocery store ect and thats when it hit me DOG TRAINER. When I was younger I saved up and bought my dog on my own with a dog walking and sitting bus...
by bean1031
Mon Aug 16, 2010 10:28 pm
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Best hunting dog?
Replies: 29
Views: 5986

Re: Best hunting dog?

It depends what your hunting. Labradors are probably the most versitile although GSPs can be just as good at just about everything. At the same time tho they are pretty hyper dogs and you need to be able to provide alot of exercise. If you want style points, i would vote for the setters. Lewellyns, ...
by bean1031
Mon Aug 16, 2010 5:05 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Off topic Car Question
Replies: 29
Views: 4898

Re: Off topic Car Question

bean1031, Not much on the new jeep products, we use the Ford Expodition for our Grouse dog training business, we love it and it has the room we need, and gets 18 miles to a gallon of gas, fully loaded. In the past we used Tahoes, the old 95 was a good vehicle, the new ones you can keep, the milage ...
by bean1031
Sun Aug 15, 2010 10:34 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Off topic Car Question
Replies: 29
Views: 4898

Re: Off topic Car Question

What do you guys think about the 2001 2002 ish Land Rover Discoverys? They are great looking and seem to be priced pretty well compared to a wrangler? The nissan xterra seems pretty good, ill look into that.
by bean1031
Sun Aug 15, 2010 6:14 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Off topic Car Question
Replies: 29
Views: 4898

Re: Off topic Car Question

a hard top on a wrangler is better in the winter than the soft top but the soft is nice in the sumer because it can be droped easy and if it starts to rain its back up in couple mins. perdonaly i like my cherokee alot more for a daily driver and its more than capable off road. i prefere the cheroke...
by bean1031
Sat Aug 14, 2010 9:05 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Off topic Car Question
Replies: 29
Views: 4898

Re: Off topic Car Question

What's your budget? My first truck was/is an 01 Sport Trac 4x4 fully loaded that I paid 12k out the door with 60k miles. Gets between 18-20 mpg mixed and have only had to replace the ball joints and a brake drum. Only bad part is the bed being 4', but I can still get a tandem dog box in it, with a ...
by bean1031
Fri Aug 13, 2010 10:38 pm
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Kansas Vs. Missouri Quail?
Replies: 0
Views: 446

Kansas Vs. Missouri Quail?

Which do you guys think is a better state for quail? Eastern Ks or Western MO? Im planning a trip for this year and am trying to figure out where to go.
by bean1031
Fri Aug 13, 2010 10:34 pm
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Places to Go in Kansas ?
Replies: 33
Views: 5744

Re: Places to Go in Kansas ?

If you are going before December I don't know about that as I have only hunted pheasants in Kansas in December and know what it takes to shoot your limit on Walk-in area only. And here in one sentence is the difference in the opinions of how to hunt Kansas, Busterb is judging the quality of the hun...
by bean1031
Fri Aug 13, 2010 1:59 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Off topic Car Question
Replies: 29
Views: 4898

Re: Off topic Car Question

Thanks guys! Topher if you vote against the jeep what car is your suggestion? I want something I can hunt and train my dog from, so nothing like a camry or corolla. Which model of the wrangler should I be looking at? TJ or YJ? Im not really a fan of the square headlights on the TJ but the YJ is more...
by bean1031
Thu Aug 12, 2010 10:25 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Off topic Car Question
Replies: 29
Views: 4898

Re: Off topic Car Question

I have been shopping around a little and it seems you can get a CJ7 totally rebuilt for around $10,000 with under 20,000 miles on the engine. The wranglers seem like if you want one for under $10,000 its gunna have 100,000 miles. Would it be worth it to upgrade for the price? keep in mind were worki...
by bean1031
Wed Aug 11, 2010 10:05 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Off topic Car Question
Replies: 29
Views: 4898

Off topic Car Question

Im looking to get my first car in the next year or so and have a few questions. Right now Im leaning for a used Jeep, most likely a CJ7. DO you guys think I should go with a wrangler or CJ 5 Instead? also I had a question about paint jobs. I have a link to a pretty cool paint job http://www.austinje...
by bean1031
Thu Dec 17, 2009 5:38 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Christmas Birthday Gift
Replies: 1
Views: 207

Christmas Birthday Gift

I wanted to get my dad something good for his birthday or christmas both of which are comming up... He is into flyfishing hunting camping ect. He has guns, rods, gear, and I cant seem to think of something else he wants and he never says what he wants either. Any ideads?
by bean1031
Fri Nov 20, 2009 7:12 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Hard times ahead...
Replies: 5
Views: 888

Hard times ahead...

We took our maltese into the vet a few years back, and she was diagnosed with 3 different heart conditions, a ruptured valve, and fluid in her lungs. The vet gave her less than a year. Two years later she is still chuggen along. Lately she has stoped eating and everything she eats she throws up. She...
by bean1031
Sat Nov 07, 2009 5:03 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Need some help from you kansans
Replies: 0
Views: 189

Need some help from you kansans

Next weekend we are going pheasant hunting in NW Ks up by a town named Nocatur. We delayed the planning a little bit for the trip and now we have no place to stay. Most of the Hotels have been booked for a year now. Does anyone know of a bed and breakfeast place within an hour of Nocatur that may ha...
by bean1031
Sun Jul 05, 2009 5:57 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: tough situation
Replies: 2
Views: 413

tough situation

I own a Maltese that's 12 years old she was diagnosed with CHF a year ago. She has a catarack in each eye. Lost most of her hearing. Pees in the house non stop, throws up everything she eats. Skinny as a rail. My sister is extremely atached to the dog. It's come to the dogs time tho... Should we let...
by bean1031
Sun Jul 05, 2009 5:57 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: tough situation
Replies: 10
Views: 2440

tough situation

I own a Maltese that's 12 years old she was diagnosed with CHF a year ago. She has a catarack in each eye. Lost most of her hearing. Pees in the house non stop, throws up everything she eats. Skinny as a rail. My sister is extremely atached to the dog. It's come to the dogs time tho... Should we let...
by bean1031
Sun May 03, 2009 2:39 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Conservation Project, Dog update
Replies: 1
Views: 343

Conservation Project, Dog update

Wow, its been a long long long time since the last time I was on. Cash is doing great, she is becoming a great dog. I dont no how many of you guys can remember the post I put up about eagle scout project ideas a couple months ago, but I recently caried out my project. I led and planned a project whe...
by bean1031
Thu Nov 06, 2008 8:12 pm
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Kansas Hunters, I need your help!
Replies: 32
Views: 9159

Re: Kansas Hunters, I need your help!

Sw kansas is the place to go this year for shure!
by bean1031
Wed Aug 20, 2008 7:08 pm
Forum: Horses
Topic: Best looking Horse
Replies: 76
Views: 56185

Re: Best looking Horse

I would say blue dawn kennels "Flash" wins the compition!
by bean1031
Sat Aug 16, 2008 11:43 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Summer Training
Replies: 11
Views: 2598

Re: Summer Training

great pics! I love to see a setter on point! They have so much style!
by bean1031
Sat Aug 16, 2008 11:39 am
Forum: Training
Topic: New to the forum and training
Replies: 6
Views: 1875

Re: New to the forum and training

First off welcome to the forum, there are lots of smart dog people and good information to be found here! I am not a pointer guy Im a retriever guy so take this for what its worth. I would keep the pup around birds as much as possible and devolope prey drive. Let the puppy be a puppy! You might try ...
by bean1031
Tue Aug 12, 2008 3:43 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: training troubles
Replies: 6
Views: 1736

Re: training troubles

The trainer had me do indirect pressure like you said exept on heel not sit and it didnt really help. Ill try the stake thing and see how it goes.
by bean1031
Tue Aug 12, 2008 2:01 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: training troubles
Replies: 6
Views: 1736

Re: training troubles

A couple of things, I didnt run 11 blinds straight I ran a couple at a time over a 5 hour morning period. Second of all I didnt burn her for the bad line but from the missed sit wistle. And third off I did talk to a pro and she said the reason for all of the problems flaring, spinning and no-goes wa...
by bean1031
Fri Aug 08, 2008 7:41 am
Forum: Training
Topic: training troubles
Replies: 6
Views: 1736

training troubles

Well cash is now 2 years 1 month and I am working with her on sight blinds. A few weeks ago cash started pulling the no-go card during training for no apperent reason (she is force fetched), so I went back to collar fetch, but when I would give her the back nick back sequence she just locked up (she...
by bean1031
Sat Aug 02, 2008 10:15 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Hand Signals
Replies: 3
Views: 549

Re: Hand Signals

What about pattern blinds, sight blinds, walkout blinds? These are great for boosting confidence and trust in a dog.
by bean1031
Wed Jul 23, 2008 1:53 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Kansas Hunting clubs
Replies: 3
Views: 429

Kansas Hunting clubs

Im looking to mabey join a hunting club (upland birds and mabey water foul and a place to train) within 2-3 hour of overland park. Does anyone know of a place that fits the bill?
by bean1031
Wed Jul 23, 2008 1:45 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Benelli's Bird Hunter reminder for interested!
Replies: 39
Views: 8960

Re: Benelli's Bird Hunter reminder for interested!

Was that the one in AZ hunting for mearns quail or the one in texas for bob white and blue quail with all the springers, eps, a lab and a setter or was it a different one?
by bean1031
Wed Jul 23, 2008 1:41 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Hearing Aids And Shotguns
Replies: 5
Views: 578

Re: Hearing Aids And Shotguns

You could get some of those ear protection things that amplify quiet sounds but cancels of sounds over a set volume.
by bean1031
Fri Jul 18, 2008 5:49 pm
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Missouri Grouse Hunting
Replies: 4
Views: 747

Missouri Grouse Hunting

I was just browsing through the missouri hunting web site and saw that you can hunt ruffed grouse in missouri. I search the web but couldnt find any outfitters or places to hunt them. Can anyone give me more info?
by bean1031
Fri Jul 04, 2008 4:26 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Boundary waters
Replies: 5
Views: 401

Boundary waters

Alright I finally got the pics uploaded on the computer and put em' on my album.
http://www.gundogforum.com/album/v/bean1031/
They start on pg 2
It was a great trip!
by bean1031
Fri Jul 04, 2008 4:21 pm
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Big Game Draws?
Replies: 40
Views: 8674

Re: Big Game Draws?

Just curious if we have alot of Big Game hunters on the forum? If so did the draws treat you well? Any good hunts planned? I personally drew my elk tag here in UT, which is actually a pretty big deal if you know anything about elk hunting in UT!! :D Anyone else get lucky? Pics from last years hunts...
by bean1031
Fri Jul 04, 2008 4:17 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: JH, SH, MH
Replies: 88
Views: 11583

Re: JH, SH, MH

Retriever breeds: JH 6-1year months SH 2 years MH 3-5years
by bean1031
Fri Jul 04, 2008 4:04 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Gun dogs on fourth of July
Replies: 13
Views: 1012

Re: Gun dogs on fourth of July

Grap a dead bird and everytime a fire work goes off throw it at him! :lol:
by bean1031
Wed Jun 25, 2008 8:44 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Building a training area?
Replies: 1
Views: 274

Re: Building a training area?

My dream is a nice mountain property filled with ruffed grouse and has a nice stream running through it (for fly fishing of course). It would have nice pine, spruce, and aspin trees on about 1000 acres and agood 200 or so of sage brush and natural grasses, where I would hunt sage grouse and stock wi...
by bean1031
Wed Jun 25, 2008 8:36 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: funny dog habits
Replies: 13
Views: 2636

Re: funny dog habits

My dog groans!, she hardly ever barks or grawls but when ever you rub her belly or scratch her behind her ears she groans!

She also does this weird thing where when she wants a belly rub she plows into your shins and rolls on her neck then finally flops over into the belly up position.
by bean1031
Fri Jun 20, 2008 12:09 pm
Forum: Product Ratings & Reviews
Topic: Hyper dummy
Replies: 4
Views: 1640

Re: Hyper dummy

I got it and returned it, I could only shoot it like 25 ft and my dad only like 60 and I can throw it alot farther than that usually.
by bean1031
Thu Jun 19, 2008 10:12 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: 16 week Choc Lab
Replies: 9
Views: 2324

Re: 16 week Choc Lab

Well, not that this is related to your problem (though it might be), you need to switch to Evan Graham or another training book. I started out with Richard Wolters too, and it ended badly, it took me months to untrain the stuff that book says. Richard Wolters was one of the first people to write a r...
by bean1031
Tue Jun 17, 2008 4:36 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Boundary waters adventure
Replies: 18
Views: 3176

Re: Boundary waters adventure

Im back and that was one of the best trips ever! The fishing was simply amazing! We did a 45 mile treck starting at voyageour outfitters and ending on seagul lake! It was fun but it was work! We had one 120 rod portage in a foot of mud up hill!!! We were on jasper lake and got into some 3 ft high wa...
by bean1031
Wed Jun 04, 2008 11:36 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Leave it versus drop it
Replies: 10
Views: 2444

Re: Leave it versus drop it

I use drop it for a command only when the item is in the dogs mouth. I use leave it when she is about to pick something up that I dont want her to.
by bean1031
Tue Jun 03, 2008 4:38 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Boundary waters adventure
Replies: 18
Views: 3176

Re: Boundary waters adventure

Well we leave here on friday and should get there on saturday mid day, but we dont start the treck until sunday. I stocked up on woolly buggers, muddler minnows, and lots of other big juicey flies! I am thrilled!
by bean1031
Mon Jun 02, 2008 1:43 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Boundary waters adventure
Replies: 18
Views: 3176

Re: Boundary waters adventure

Ya I heard the mosquitoes are so big they call in for landing clearance! :lol: I bought some 100% deet the other day at cabellas so hopefully I should be fine. :roll:
by bean1031
Sun Jun 01, 2008 4:29 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Boundary waters adventure
Replies: 18
Views: 3176

Boundary waters adventure

On friday we leave to go to nothern minnisota on the edge of canada. It is a canoeing trip with the boy scouts. The best part of it all is the fishing! They got pike walleye pan fish crappie small mouths bass and lake trout! I going to bring my fly rod and spinncasting rod. But I have a question to ...