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by tasi devil
Fri May 16, 2014 6:29 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Has anybody ever hunted, owned, worked a Belgian Mal?
Replies: 12
Views: 2929

Re: Has anybody ever hunted, owned, worked a Belgian Mal?

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Don this is Vanrussellhoff John Lee Hooker, Mr Hooker, Hooka Dooka or Dkhead
with the remains

........tasi
by tasi devil
Tue Apr 29, 2014 6:46 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Silhouette for backing training
Replies: 11
Views: 3978

Silhouette for backing training

anybody use pop up pointing dog silhouettes for backing training ? are they effective ? reason being I mostly train by myself & am having issues as a consequence of my dog honouring another dog on point. I will have to make one up & buy a Tri Tronics receiver to match my launchers TT G3 have looked ...
by tasi devil
Tue Apr 08, 2014 2:36 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Pup chewing on dead pigeon
Replies: 14
Views: 3623

Re: Pup chewing on dead pigeon

If he's chomping on it every time, quit throwing it till you find out how to stop it. the more you do it the deeper you imbed the habit! Use something other than a dead bird for retrieving. Something hard. Listen to Don, he's forgotten more than most of us have learnt. you also need to consider tha...
by tasi devil
Tue Apr 08, 2014 2:25 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: GSP Wanted - in or near TX preferable
Replies: 10
Views: 2565

Re: GSP Wanted - in or near TX preferable

Vonzeppelinkennels wrote:Try Charlie Rose at http://www.wildrosegermanshorthairs.com
I agree with Vonzepp, I have one of Charlies dogs & there are some in Sth Africa (member here Francois P vd Walt)
also, check where I live. He'll get it done for you.

..............tasi
by tasi devil
Thu Mar 13, 2014 6:00 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: To or Not Too Feed Raw Diet?
Replies: 55
Views: 19912

Re: To or Not Too Feed Raw Diet?

Whoa whoa whoa, 4 posts already....... hang on a minute, wait till I get this up on the big screen,l get the popcorn out and settle into the recliner. Skye, do yourself a favour and search on this forum previous threads about raw vs kibble. to address the original question as most know here, I feed ...
by tasi devil
Tue Mar 11, 2014 5:41 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Used to.......
Replies: 21
Views: 6222

Re: Used to.......

sometimes you feel the love, or how high you can piss up the wall
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sometimes it's just ugly, and you just shouldn't drink
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either way you don't have to participate when 'it' starts, these days mostly I don't

..........tasi

PS; btw QuillGordon I love your pics too.
by tasi devil
Sat Mar 01, 2014 8:06 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2014 NGSPA National Championship
Replies: 64
Views: 22466

Re: 2014 NGSPA National Championship

Elkhunter wrote:
tasi devil wrote:notice there are quite a few of Rabidous dogs in there, and just a query, Slicks Cuttin Wild, is that dog out of Rincon Slick Willy, Rincon Slick Runner ?

.........tasi
No, he is a slick bred dog. City Slicker etc.
thank you sir

......tasi
by tasi devil
Sat Mar 01, 2014 4:07 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 2014 NGSPA National Championship
Replies: 64
Views: 22466

Re: 2014 NGSPA National Championship

notice there are quite a few of Rabidous dogs in there, and just a query, Slicks Cuttin Wild, is that dog out of Rincon Slick Willy, Rincon Slick Runner ?

.........tasi
by tasi devil
Sat Mar 01, 2014 2:57 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: GSP random puke???
Replies: 13
Views: 5329

Re: GSP random puke???

halt3trop; unless it's regular and more than bile and as a consequence the dog is losing condition .....don't worry about it, as you said it's random, inconvenient if they're inside....done the run for the door a few times myself, with collar and dog firmly in tow mine eat grass to make themselves v...
by tasi devil
Fri Feb 21, 2014 2:51 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: GSP Breeders
Replies: 98
Views: 21420

Re: GSP Breeders

I am,I have sold Charlie a couple dogs & the litter I have now is out of a female I got from him.I haven't talked with him in several yrs but use to email & talked with him on the phone.He use to be a member here also. Charlie is very outspoken & some don't like that but he is the type person I lik...
by tasi devil
Mon Feb 17, 2014 4:20 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Why use an E Collar at all?
Replies: 50
Views: 12841

Re: Why use an E Collar at all?

basic obedience, yard training, check cord , e-collar I use e-collar on 'high & continuous' for what you blokes call 'trash breaking', here that is stock,deer,roo,possums,rabbits,hares,goats other than that I use 'continuous on low level' (barely acknowledged) as a 'tap,tap tap,tap' to remind them I...
by tasi devil
Tue Feb 11, 2014 3:59 am
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: What do you feed your Dogs?
Replies: 285
Views: 82778

Re: What do you feed your Dogs?

don't you think, this threads getting a bit like this
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by tasi devil
Tue Feb 11, 2014 3:56 am
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: What do you feed your Dogs?
Replies: 285
Views: 82778

Re: What do you feed your Dogs?

I feed both, dogs do alright on either or
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by tasi devil
Sat Feb 01, 2014 6:18 am
Forum: Wild Game Recipes
Topic: Duck
Replies: 31
Views: 15308

Re: Duck

use yoghurt or buttermilk as a pre-marinade, not milk I don't bother doing that with duck, but do occasionally with goose, hare, roo & venison. I don't mind the gameiness, but my wifes not a fan of the stronger flavour. cut breasts into schnitzels, pound them between some Gladwrap, into a ziplock ba...
by tasi devil
Tue Jan 28, 2014 4:38 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Does your dog ride up front
Replies: 43
Views: 9984

Re: Does your dog ride up front

No
by tasi devil
Sun Jan 05, 2014 5:39 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: GSP gone cranky!
Replies: 22
Views: 5302

Re: GSP gone cranky!

he may well be a very good hunting dog you are no longer above him in the pecking order at home it won't be long before he will become disobedient in the field my dogs get some of the 'privileges' you mentioned ....... infrequently. they are kennelled outside, coming in occasionally, at home & in th...
by tasi devil
Fri Dec 06, 2013 7:44 pm
Forum: New Members: Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi, I'm new :)
Replies: 7
Views: 989

Re: Hi, I'm new :)

Welcome, I think you have great taste in caliber. 25-06 is not popular here in the states but it should be. What type of quail are native to Australia? I'd love to see pictures of them if it's something different than we already have here. Hi, I love my 25-06! I upgraded to that from a 243 and id n...
by tasi devil
Wed Nov 06, 2013 8:29 pm
Forum: New Members: Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi, I'm new :)
Replies: 7
Views: 989

Re: Hi, I'm new :)

well g'day Camo girl, owyagoin, whereya at in tasi ?

................tasi
by tasi devil
Sun Aug 11, 2013 4:25 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Too many pointer folk on here corrupting the flushing folk
Replies: 35
Views: 11928

Re: Too many pointer folk on here corrupting the flushing folk

Having trained more pointing dogs than flushing breeds(spaniels),yet having owned way more flushing dogs(spaniels) than pointing dogs, I can only envision posturing that will transpire here at this thread. It is a good thing we live in the Northern hemisphere at least we are all used to the spin as...
by tasi devil
Fri Aug 02, 2013 9:51 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Post dogs on Point!!!!
Replies: 738
Views: 357230

Re: Post dogs on Point!!!!

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by tasi devil
Fri Jul 26, 2013 9:29 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Why hate on the Black GSP?
Replies: 77
Views: 33467

Re: Why hate on the Black GSP?

and travel quietly 2up with a strange dog
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the only disadvantage i found is being black he was hard to see @ distance, my white dog is much easier to place

..........tasi
by tasi devil
Fri Jul 26, 2013 9:25 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Why hate on the Black GSP?
Replies: 77
Views: 33467

Re: Why hate on the Black GSP?

who really cares when they do this !

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or this
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by tasi devil
Fri May 24, 2013 6:03 am
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Human Protein bars
Replies: 31
Views: 11211

Re: Human Protein bars

just want to say thanks everyone, went with the Maltodextrin @ the suggested dosages also gave him some mutton flaps with a high quality working dog dry food as his evening meal. worked a treat, he hit the ground running hard on the 4th day & did a 6hr stint. he wasn't fresh put ran hard. pulled up ...
by tasi devil
Fri May 03, 2013 6:28 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Do you 'respect' your dogs?
Replies: 84
Views: 17062

Re: Do you 'respect' your dogs?

I got a question for y'all. Any of you shoot dogs that won't hunt or maybe not hunt well? If not what do you do with those dogs? Is this the annual trolling international convention? No, just a question. This is a gundog forum, right? Deer dogging is a tradition in my area(mostly walkers and beagle...
by tasi devil
Sun Apr 28, 2013 7:20 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Do you respect the animals you hunt?
Replies: 34
Views: 7121

Re: Do you respect the animals you hunt?

treat another beings death as if it were your own demise.
by tasi devil
Sat Apr 27, 2013 7:43 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Human Protein bars
Replies: 31
Views: 11211

Re: Human Protein bars

Doc ,Tex weighs in at 21kilos or 46pounds (70 pounds/31kilos) so i reckon 2x level teaspoons would be okay & safe.
interesting to give it the night before,seems to correlate with what i've read so far re distribution in the body.

..........tasi
by tasi devil
Sat Apr 27, 2013 4:42 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Human Protein bars
Replies: 31
Views: 11211

Re: Human Protein bars

thanks everyone for your input, it's been most helpful. Doc E , good point about the Soy & sugar spike, we do have a Home Brew shop here so i will visit them re the Maltodextrin.....any idea on dosage & when ? roanie, most helpful & appreciate your effort. Glycocharge/Element R are just not availabl...
by tasi devil
Thu Apr 25, 2013 6:22 am
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Human Protein bars
Replies: 31
Views: 11211

Human Protein bars

can i feed these to my dog ?,
we will shortly be on a trip, hunting 4 days straight 6-8hrs/day.
i am looking at energy replacement/recovery in the mid day break & something light to carry.
the human ratio is 1g of bar/1kg of body weight, he weighs 21kg

.........tasi
by tasi devil
Thu Apr 18, 2013 9:23 pm
Forum: Brags
Topic: Wildrose Little Miss Ava
Replies: 7
Views: 1453

Re: Wildrose Little Miss Ava

what dogs of charlie's is she from Diva x crash Crash is out of Ruger, Ruger is the full brother to my dog Ace who passed early. unbelievably athletic, i should probably be doing agility stuff with her. She glides across the ground . Charlie would be proud , & you are so right about his dogs glidin...
by tasi devil
Mon Mar 11, 2013 5:44 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Bedding
Replies: 19
Views: 3664

Re: Bedding

tried everything over the years, same as Ezzy now. newspaper in their kennels during the winter, bare plastic barrel in summer. newspaper is easier clean-up than straw & it breaks down with the hose to go down the sewer. goes in complete & they shred to suit, good insulator absorbs the moisture, eas...
by tasi devil
Sat Jan 19, 2013 5:03 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: wound on neck
Replies: 6
Views: 894

Re: wound on neck

don't dilly dally, off to the Vet. all you'll get on a forum board is supposition. now my 2c; had something similar on one of my previous dogs, knew it was a piece of wood from a hunting injury. tried everything, after app. 12mths of mucking about with poultices & minor surgery, had to have major su...
by tasi devil
Sat Jan 19, 2013 4:54 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Hard mouth as as a hunting dog and trial dog.
Replies: 18
Views: 3691

Re: Hard mouth as as a hunting dog and trial dog.

First question is because I honestly don't know. Second question is just for your own personal opinion/preference. can't believe you need to ask these questions, but i'll take the bait. 1. In a trial/test, does the softness of a dog's mouth play into the retrieve score any? ........yes Is a dog doc...
by tasi devil
Sat Jan 19, 2013 4:25 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Pigeon Color
Replies: 10
Views: 1488

Re: Pigeon Color

first go this year @ breeding pigeons [for training], made the commitment to breed only dark birds, cull those of light colour. most of the very light greys will be gone soon, a couple have proven to have dark birds when mated to the dark males. http://i154.photobucket.com/albums/s250/tasidevil/dark...
by tasi devil
Thu Jan 10, 2013 8:05 pm
Forum: Wild Game Recipes
Topic: Ideas for deer?
Replies: 21
Views: 10906

Re: Ideas for deer?

Season steaks with olive oil and pepper seasoning. Grill to rare/medium rare - don't over cook! Single Man Recipe: Put roast in crock pot, add one can of Coke, one jar of Chili sauce. Start crock pot on low in morning, come home from work and eat! Make potatoes and salad as sides. try double sarspa...
by tasi devil
Sun Jan 06, 2013 4:39 am
Forum: Training
Topic: wife spoiled dog now what?
Replies: 22
Views: 5483

Re: wife spoiled dog now what?

tie down chain attached to the skirting board with an eye bolt, put his bed next to it. all my dogs are trained this way when they come inside they have a 'place' usually in the lounge room . they do not get to move at will when in the house only time on the bed is Sunday mornings, a quick romp to m...
by tasi devil
Sat Jan 05, 2013 10:21 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: can a gsp duck hunt
Replies: 31
Views: 9254

Re: can a gsp duck hunt

yeh i'm up North away from the main fires, but there still has been some pretty serious fires along the North East coast. your right about your boy having some serious boots to fill with both Junior ...... & his Daddy "Butch"?. was the Dam of your boy one of Burkys Pointgold bitches. Millsy is an aw...
by tasi devil
Sat Jan 05, 2013 6:36 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: can a gsp duck hunt
Replies: 31
Views: 9254

Re: can a gsp duck hunt

Rgsiii, not sure about Tasmania, But in New South Wales, it is illegal to shoot quail and ducks, the clubs do hold non shooting trials. But In Victoria it is ok. G'day Rockett, owyadoin. in NSW you can shoot ducks 'on the rice' but only with a crop protection permit . hunters do not take dogs becau...
by tasi devil
Fri Jan 04, 2013 1:46 am
Forum: Training
Topic: can a gsp duck hunt
Replies: 31
Views: 9254

Re: can a gsp duck hunt

YEP!!

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by tasi devil
Sat Sep 29, 2012 6:02 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: So now How do I train Flush on command to my Britt
Replies: 37
Views: 5633

Re: So now How do I train Flush on command to my Britt

mobeasto 123, you need to listen to trekmoor, he's nailed it. we do exactly the same here as trekmoor does over there. sounds like your mostly there, i use 'okay' as my general release command. i use 'git im' as my flush command. it's important to have an entirely separate command that is taught as ...
by tasi devil
Thu Aug 16, 2012 2:41 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: FF wont open mouth
Replies: 14
Views: 3061

Re: FF wont open mouth

i had exactly the same problem your having ; i went to a toe hitch pulling forward with not much more success.
then a friend told me to stick with the toe hitch & pull back down the dogs body towards the back leg.
worked a treat.

................tasi
by tasi devil
Mon Aug 13, 2012 6:00 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Give them an inch and .......
Replies: 16
Views: 2116

Re: Give them an inch and .......

This country is going stark, raving bonkers ! Not America ..... Britain. I cannot vouch for what exactly happened but it seems a man in England has been arrested and charged with "Possession of a Mortar." He was out in the countryside training his dogs using a hand held dummy-launcher. The police e...
by tasi devil
Thu Jul 05, 2012 7:24 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Coyotes and Birddogs.
Replies: 52
Views: 9375

Re: Coyotes and Birddogs.

I carry one of these...a light weight drilling-20 gauge over a 22 Savage Hi Power. In the Dakotas, we regularly see coyote within 100 yards. Even if I don't hit them, a bullet slashing usually sends them in the other direction. If I have time, I will snap the scope on. I think these guns may become...
by tasi devil
Sat Jun 16, 2012 6:25 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: royal canin 4300 energy or eukanuba working/endurance
Replies: 44
Views: 8120

Re: royal canin 4300 energy or eukanuba working/endurance

i agree mostly with B&B i feed raw as a primary source, and dried food as a secondary food. raw includes bones , chicken frames/necks , turkey legs/wings, roo meat/bones, possum, venison, pasta, vegetabes (NOT root vegetables), eggs, a little milk, bread, meat & vegetable dog roll. the dried food i ...
by tasi devil
Fri Jun 15, 2012 7:23 am
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: eukanuba working endurance
Replies: 5
Views: 681

Re: eukanuba working endurance

HI GUYS,JUST WANTED TO KNOW OR AT LEAST GET SOME FEED BACK ON EUKANUBA WORKING/ENDURANCE.HERE IN SOUTH AFRICA WE DONT HAVE TOO MANY CHOICES ON PERFORMANCE FOODS FOR OUR DOGS.EUKANUBA IS ONE OF THEM THAT IS AVAILABLE BUT EXPENSIVE,JUST WANTED TO KNOW FROM ANY OF YOU OUT THERE THAT USE IT,IF YOU ARE ...
by tasi devil
Fri Jun 15, 2012 7:07 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Getting your dog steady on shot ?
Replies: 21
Views: 4647

Re: Getting your dog steady on shot ?

Heresy ! in this country labs sit , pointers point .Don't get the peanut gallery started. :D :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: Sorry about that but the O.P. is from S. Africa ...... they may do things differently to your mob ! :lol: Bill T. yeh upside down. here the dog flushes, & depending on th...
by tasi devil
Thu Jun 14, 2012 6:03 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: A True Versatile Gun Dog
Replies: 72
Views: 19228

Re: A True Versatile Gun Dog

What are the membership dues and when do you guys have training days? :D You were grandfathered in! A little gas money and a 12 pack. we call Versatiles Utility dogs over here, that breed is one heck of a ute (truck) dog btw, most builders have them or bull terriers on their trucks, to look after t...
by tasi devil
Wed Jun 13, 2012 7:50 am
Forum: Training
Topic: pointer prefers to hunt&chase fur instead of birds
Replies: 52
Views: 9560

Re: pointer prefers to hunt&chase fur instead of birds

I can appreciate what you're saying, Ezzy, but I still disagree. A dog doesn't get zapped then go, "okay, that one was because I was chasing a deer so when we're doing Whoa drills later I won't pay no nevermind to this." When I just turned 16 I got my first eCollar because everybody said I needed o...
by tasi devil
Wed Jun 13, 2012 7:39 am
Forum: Training
Topic: pointer prefers to hunt&chase fur instead of birds
Replies: 52
Views: 9560

Re: pointer prefers to hunt&chase fur instead of birds

molonlave1; PM sent

............tasi
by tasi devil
Tue Jun 12, 2012 4:00 am
Forum: Training
Topic: pointer prefers to hunt&chase fur instead of birds
Replies: 52
Views: 9560

Re: pointer prefers to hunt&chase fur instead of birds

You don't understand trash breaking. The collor is set on high and you DO NOT speak to the dog. Just light it up till it stops chasing but you act like nothing happened. The point is to make the dog think it was the deer that shocked it and it had no connection to you. Once usually takes care of th...
by tasi devil
Tue Jun 12, 2012 3:13 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Wagging tale .... ?
Replies: 4
Views: 493

Re: Wagging tale .... ?

i don't move to the dog until the tail stops.........saves some walking & keeps my objectives on line
dog learns not to stuff around because it won't get my attention till it's serious

.......tasi