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by tmoneysju
Tue Apr 12, 2011 2:19 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: NAVHDA Invitational Training Seminar
Replies: 0
Views: 350

NAVHDA Invitational Training Seminar

Good Afternoon, the Bushkill Chapter of NAVHDA will be hosting a Training Seminar this June where the topic will be preparing for the Invitational. Please see our website for details. http://bushkillnavhda.com/index.html This seminar will be put on by Al Burkhart and you do NOT necessarily have to h...
by tmoneysju
Sun Jun 21, 2009 8:13 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Field Dog Expo In Medford, NJ
Replies: 3
Views: 764

Re: Field Dog Expo In Medford, NJ

saw this too late, oh well

Nice to see someone from Marjo's on here! Like a few other people on this board I got a pup from Marsha and Joe.
by tmoneysju
Tue Jun 02, 2009 7:18 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: is 'gensurik' a spammer ???
Replies: 6
Views: 558

Re: is 'gensurik' a spammer ???

yep, spam bot

if you clicked the link in his pm you should be running some malware detection software to make sure you're not infected
by tmoneysju
Tue Jun 02, 2009 7:16 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: whistle commands
Replies: 4
Views: 416

Re: whistle commands

for my brittany I use:

1 short blast for turn
2 short blasts for come
1 long blast for whoa

just like with words, I don't necessarily think it matters much as long as your clear and consistent
by tmoneysju
Tue May 26, 2009 2:19 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Important information
Replies: 14
Views: 2082

Re: Important information

regarding these links, simply going to the webpage can expose your computer to malwae (virus, trojan, worm, etc...) Also, just because you have anti-virus installed does not mean you are 100% safe. This is not meant to scare people but it's widely known that no virus software is 100% effective 100% ...
by tmoneysju
Sat May 23, 2009 3:18 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: confused
Replies: 4
Views: 744

Re: confused

it's a spam bot that's posting the links, probably to malicious sites. don't click the links and wait for the admins to disable/delete them.
by tmoneysju
Mon Apr 13, 2009 7:02 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Tips for basics obediance
Replies: 15
Views: 2049

Re: Tips for basics obediance

I would definitely look into some of the books available for training the type of dog you have (flusher, pointer, etc...). I know the I've mainly used this one:

The Training and Care of the Versatile Hunting Dog
by tmoneysju
Mon Apr 13, 2009 6:58 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: choke collar issue
Replies: 12
Views: 3749

Re: choke collar issue

i used this when teaching him to heel: http://www.ruffwear.com/Just-a-Cinch-Slip-Lead-Dog-Leash-Climbing-Rope-Inspired-Collar-and-Leash-in-One-by-Ruff-Wear?sc=2&category=15 now that he heels, i use a "choke" collar but I don't configure it in "choke" mode, i just loop it around his neck like a norma...
by tmoneysju
Tue Mar 31, 2009 2:35 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Computer Virus
Replies: 12
Views: 2635

Re: Computer Virus

Actually it's a conficker worm. Microsoft is offering a quarter million dollar reward for the name of the troublemaker. Microsoft has posted a free security patch that you can download to protect yourself. You can also buy software to get rid of the worm if you have it. Apparently the worm has been...
by tmoneysju
Sat Mar 28, 2009 6:30 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Fun Walk With My Puppy
Replies: 7
Views: 811

Re: Fun Walk With My Puppy

i'm extremely jealous that you can take your dog to work. Someday I'll be in a work environment where I can do that. Does he roam your office during the day or what?
by tmoneysju
Mon Mar 16, 2009 7:20 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: "Ruffwear" Swamp Cooler
Replies: 8
Views: 626

Re: "Ruffwear" Swamp Cooler

good points ezzy, thanks
by tmoneysju
Mon Mar 16, 2009 7:06 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: "Ruffwear" Swamp Cooler
Replies: 8
Views: 626

Re: "Ruffwear" Swamp Cooler

Rick Hall wrote:Looks counterproductive to me.
Rick, I'm interested in hearing why, because the cooling part would be on the dog's back rather than the chest? Not that I'm interested in the product, just curious..

Kevin
by tmoneysju
Mon Jan 05, 2009 11:18 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Your favorite BREED of Dog is DEAD....
Replies: 45
Views: 8449

Re: Your favorite BREED of Dog is DEAD....

i'd go wirehair and most likely will look to get one in the future anyway
by tmoneysju
Sun Jan 04, 2009 5:18 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What's your cup of "Tea"
Replies: 24
Views: 1636

Re: What's your cup of "Tea"

navhda for me as well
by tmoneysju
Sun Dec 07, 2008 7:05 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Lost a dog today.
Replies: 10
Views: 2506

Re: Lost a dog today.

had a similar experience this fall, one of the worst feelings of my life
by tmoneysju
Tue Nov 04, 2008 9:49 am
Forum: Brags
Topic: Sammy's Great Weekend
Replies: 7
Views: 926

Re: Sammy's Great Weekend

very very cool!! It's awesome to hear you and Gary are having such a great time with the trialing.
by tmoneysju
Tue Oct 28, 2008 7:27 am
Forum: Product Ratings & Reviews
Topic: Garmin - First 30 Days
Replies: 80
Views: 64139

Re: Garmin - First 30 Days

good to hear about wearing both, thanks for the replies
by tmoneysju
Tue Oct 28, 2008 7:25 am
Forum: Training
Topic: very lucky
Replies: 7
Views: 1867

Re: very lucky

I cant imagine what you must have felt for that 3 hours. Send those neighbors a huge Thanks for helping out. worst, most helpless feeling of my life, deep down I was confident that all things being equal he would try to make his way back to me or to a house. The thing that killed me was, what if he...
by tmoneysju
Mon Oct 27, 2008 10:16 am
Forum: Product Ratings & Reviews
Topic: Garmin - First 30 Days
Replies: 80
Views: 64139

Re: Garmin - First 30 Days

I'd use both an ecollar and the garmin. That way you can reach out and "touch" Tucker if you call him and he doesn't turn and come. That's the cool thing about the Garmin. You can TELL if they're listening or not. i haven't seen one up close but was assuming wearing both would be too much. It's goo...
by tmoneysju
Mon Oct 27, 2008 9:23 am
Forum: Product Ratings & Reviews
Topic: Garmin - First 30 Days
Replies: 80
Views: 64139

Re: Garmin - First 30 Days

gar-dog wrote:Correct. No stimulation - tracking only.
you had an ecollar for ginger right? did you get rid of that and now you just use this?
by tmoneysju
Mon Oct 27, 2008 8:54 am
Forum: Product Ratings & Reviews
Topic: Garmin - First 30 Days
Replies: 80
Views: 64139

Re: Garmin - First 30 Days

this collar does not have e-collar stimulation functionality correct?
by tmoneysju
Mon Oct 27, 2008 8:02 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What breed has your dog been mistaken for?
Replies: 140
Views: 25447

Re: What breed has your dog been mistaken for?

"what is that? a springer spaniel?"

all the time
by tmoneysju
Sun Oct 26, 2008 8:30 pm
Forum: Product Ratings & Reviews
Topic: Garmin - First 30 Days
Replies: 80
Views: 64139

Re: Garmin - First 30 Days

after a little more online searching I think you're right. Most places have the collar only for 2
phermes1 wrote:That price must be referring to the collar only, not the collar and transmitter.
by tmoneysju
Sun Oct 26, 2008 7:40 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: very lucky
Replies: 7
Views: 1867

very lucky

went out for grouse/pheasant/woodcock this weekend at my cousin's cabin in bradford county, pa. Although I didn't "hunt" tucker officially we did have him out running the woods on Friday night when my biggest possible fear happened. That fear would be running deer. He naturally runs extremely big an...
by tmoneysju
Sun Oct 26, 2008 7:28 pm
Forum: Product Ratings & Reviews
Topic: Garmin - First 30 Days
Replies: 80
Views: 64139

Re: Garmin - First 30 Days

you are saying that this store has this collar: http://www8.garmin.com/astro/ for sale in the store for $200? Sorry to sound like a jerk, but I find that hard to believe, msrp is 650 and lioncountry supply has them for 5. If it's true, "bleep", that's an unbelievable deal. Sportsman's warehouse in M...
by tmoneysju
Tue Oct 21, 2008 10:21 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: just some pics
Replies: 6
Views: 844

Re: just some pics

cant view thep pics at work but your avatar sure is easy on the eyes
by tmoneysju
Mon Oct 20, 2008 9:19 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Pics UPDATE (A 1st Place!)Re: Did First Trial Today!
Replies: 32
Views: 6120

Re: Did First Trial Today!

congrats to both of you, i know how nerve-racking it can be running your first test as i did it a few weeks ago. Awesome to see Gary have some success early too! Way to go guys Congratulations to Ginger and Gary!!! Ginger did awesome. Gary and Ginger were braced together with me and Sammy (our first...
by tmoneysju
Fri Oct 17, 2008 9:20 am
Forum: Brags
Topic: New FC!!!
Replies: 15
Views: 3336

Re: New FC!!!

Congrats Karen, that is very cool!
by tmoneysju
Fri Oct 10, 2008 7:50 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: empty-nesters
Replies: 2
Views: 380

empty-nesters

the wife and I dropped Tucker off at the kennel last night since we're leaving for a week long trip tonight. It's the first time that we've been away from him since we got him except for the time he ate what we thought was rat poison and he spent the night in the animal hospital for observation. tal...
by tmoneysju
Thu Oct 09, 2008 9:07 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Dog House: what do you recommend?
Replies: 30
Views: 6290

Re: Dog House: what do you recommend?

Thanks Everyone for your replies. I guess the doghouse heaters are for the owners' comfort more than the dogs'. Thanks Bobman for the plans. I'm interested to hear how this works out as I've thought about doing this occasionally as well. Is there a specific reason you are deciding to move to an out...
by tmoneysju
Sat Oct 04, 2008 4:05 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Dexter Dog has Passed.
Replies: 18
Views: 3588

Re: Dexter Dog has Passed.

excellent tribute, and I'm sorry to hear about your loss, he sounds liked a great buddy
by tmoneysju
Fri Oct 03, 2008 7:19 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: First field pics
Replies: 10
Views: 1846

Re: First field pics

I agree, the more that you can expose her to the better.
by tmoneysju
Fri Sep 26, 2008 8:20 am
Forum: Guns and Ammo
Topic: am i being realistic?
Replies: 19
Views: 5942

Re: am i being realistic?

you've echoed my thoughts exactly, i sent him a msg on there asking if I can swing down in person to "look at the gun". I'd feel more comfortable about spending that kind of money if I were able to meet him. If it is a new seller, try to get some "intel" on him. name/address etc and see that that al...
by tmoneysju
Fri Sep 26, 2008 7:59 am
Forum: Guns and Ammo
Topic: am i being realistic?
Replies: 19
Views: 5942

Re: am i being realistic?

Interesting, it definitely looked like a great deal, 1000, free shipping, good brand, over under, fits pretty much all of my requirements. I'll have to mull it over this weekend! haha Thanks for the replies everyone. After listening on here and talking to some people that I know who are experienced,...
by tmoneysju
Fri Sep 26, 2008 7:54 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Crate Size
Replies: 9
Views: 1933

Re: Crate Size

mine is 45 lbs, and i believe we have the intermediate size kennel which is the perfect size for him, I can measure the ones we have if you really would like to know. as far as buying them, i've bought both mine off craigslist for great deals. Found 1 person who bought it brand new just to transfer ...
by tmoneysju
Fri Sep 26, 2008 7:47 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Innotek Help
Replies: 6
Views: 490

Re: Innotek Help

what's the warranty on it? I assume if you've only had it for 10 months your first move should be to call them and find out about getting it repaired under warranty
by tmoneysju
Wed Sep 24, 2008 11:25 am
Forum: Guns and Ammo
Topic: am i being realistic?
Replies: 19
Views: 5942

Re: am i being realistic?

Thanks for the replies everyone. After listening on here and talking to some people that I know who are experienced, I have pretty much decided to narrow my search to a used browning or beretta 12 or 20 ga O/U. I'm keeing an eye on some online forums as well as locally. I have the ability to be pati...
by tmoneysju
Sun Sep 21, 2008 1:56 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Training pics - Ginger is Gun Broke
Replies: 10
Views: 1050

Re: Training pics - Ginger is Gun Broke

nice pics Gary, it does look like she's coming along great
by tmoneysju
Fri Sep 19, 2008 1:33 pm
Forum: Guns and Ammo
Topic: am i being realistic?
Replies: 19
Views: 5942

Re: am i being realistic?

good info guys, thanks
by tmoneysju
Fri Sep 19, 2008 12:16 pm
Forum: Guns and Ammo
Topic: am i being realistic?
Replies: 19
Views: 5942

am i being realistic?

so since I'm new to all aspects of upland hunting/bird dog training/shooting, I've read a hundred threads on different forums regarding purchasing a first gun. I'm looking to buy my first shotgun this fall. I have a baseline idea of some different recommendations, but I'll list my wishes first and a...
by tmoneysju
Thu Sep 18, 2008 10:03 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Lab Pup Help
Replies: 7
Views: 637

Re: Lab Pup Help

i agree with the bonding, i'd take that dog everywhere and try to make everything as fun as possible. Finding out what motivates her if it's not food definitely probably will help....favorite toy, bumper, etc...
by tmoneysju
Thu Sep 18, 2008 8:24 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: boarding in pa/nj
Replies: 12
Views: 3041

Re: boarding in pa/nj

jstead wrote:
If your dog likes young ladies it's well worth a try.

Tell them Gus-Gus sent you.
are you referring to the hired help or the other day care doggie children? haha
by tmoneysju
Thu Sep 18, 2008 8:20 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Crate training....for the rest of us.
Replies: 9
Views: 2778

Re: Crate training....for the rest of us.

I was in the exact same situation as you, except I got my pup when he was a few months old, enough that me coming home at lunch was sufficient. We now have a dog walker that comes at lunchtime, we walk him in the morning and run him at night when I get home. I know they had a service where they coul...
by tmoneysju
Wed Sep 17, 2008 4:51 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: boarding in pa/nj
Replies: 12
Views: 3041

Re: boarding in pa/nj

Ann Marie does some occassional informal boarding if it fits her schedule. The dogs live as her own do - house, backyard, kiddie pool, and kennel. She is in Jackson, NJ. You know who she is, right? Also, while it would be a bit of a haul, Britthaven Kennels in northern NJ does boarding. My neighbor...
by tmoneysju
Wed Sep 17, 2008 4:50 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: boarding in pa/nj
Replies: 12
Views: 3041

Re: boarding in pa/nj

FYI- his parents are avid field trialers and have more dual titled Brittanys than any other single owner Actually, in looking up the information, while the Tighe's accomplishments in the Brittany world are impressive, they have been the owner and or breeder of record of 8 Dual Champions so far in t...
by tmoneysju
Tue Sep 16, 2008 1:45 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: boarding in pa/nj
Replies: 12
Views: 3041

Re: boarding in pa/nj

Thanks Karen, I called Longview and they sounded pretty good. I like the idea of boarding my dog at a place that is like-minded. We'll probably take a ride up and check them out just to be sure.
by tmoneysju
Tue Sep 16, 2008 1:42 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Dog in Surgery
Replies: 19
Views: 1640

Re: Dog in Surgery

consider it done....I hope all turns out for the best.
by tmoneysju
Tue Sep 16, 2008 11:06 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: boarding in pa/nj
Replies: 12
Views: 3041

boarding in pa/nj

So the wife and I are going away for our first extended amount of time away from the dog. As much as we'd like to avoid putting him in a boarding kennel, I just don't think we can. Does anyone in the Philadelphia or NJ area have any suggestions for places? What also makes it tough is that he's not n...
by tmoneysju
Tue Sep 16, 2008 5:37 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: NAVHDA test question
Replies: 23
Views: 4421

Re: NAVHDA test question

here it is right from the navhda test explanation... have you tried getting in the water with the dog? bringing one of his favorite toys with you to entice him? keep in mind he's only 6 months and you can test as many times up until 16 months...I think that's the cutoff Water Phase A truly versatile...
by tmoneysju
Mon Sep 15, 2008 12:52 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Help with a registration name
Replies: 18
Views: 3536

Re: Help with a registration name

haha, read my post in your other topic....those were my exact thoughts up until a few weeks ago (i dont' want to make a fool of myself), finally i said heck with it, i'm doing it we did a mock natural ability test on sunday with chuckar out in the field, a pheasant track and water work and the littl...