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by Meller
Mon Jul 15, 2019 7:20 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Worried I picked the wallflower pup
Replies: 17
Views: 912

Re: Worried I picked the wallflower pup

Excellent posts as usual, but many breeders relinquish their pups at 7 weeks. Is one more week going to make a big difference in what you are seeing now? Sharon, I know this has been discussed before; but , I think from a social aspect of the pup, I personally think leaving the pup with mom the ext...
by Meller
Tue May 21, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Ironfire's Twisted Sister
Replies: 10
Views: 565

Re: Ironfire's Twisted Sister

Be extra careful or you may end up looking for another place to sleep. :lol:
Don't forget to keep the pictures coming.
by Meller
Mon Apr 08, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Loft........
Replies: 9
Views: 614

Re: New Loft........

Really a nice loft, only thing I see is it's to close to the trees for me.
by Meller
Fri Mar 15, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: Birds & Bird Supplies
Topic: pigeons
Replies: 0
Views: 362

pigeons

Pigeons in central Mo. selling out of pigeons, take all, I will take $3.50 per bird. Sold!
by Meller
Fri Mar 15, 2019 7:24 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What am I?
Replies: 20
Views: 1295

Re: What am I?

To me it looks like it could be a cross of both pointer and gsp, her head looks similar to a GSP (to me) by the way she stands up on her toes and her height she reminds me of English pointer. Just a couple of observations! Could be completely wrong, that's why we like to see the papers and not have ...
by Meller
Sun Mar 03, 2019 10:49 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Puppy Eating Poo
Replies: 4
Views: 456

Re: Puppy Eating Poo

Have had success adding caned pumpkin to the dog feed.
by Meller
Fri Jan 18, 2019 9:14 am
Forum: New Members: Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from MI
Replies: 3
Views: 273

Re: Hello from MI

Welcome! You came to the right place. :D
by Meller
Sun Dec 02, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: I am very disheartened about hounds in America today.
Replies: 22
Views: 1768

Re: I am very disheartened about hounds in America today.

JonBailey , Have you ever gotten a dog yet or a shotgun and went hunting, this would help you understand a whole lot more about the hunting world!
by Meller
Sun Dec 02, 2018 7:56 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Dog boots/leg protection
Replies: 13
Views: 1099

Re: Dog boots/leg protection

Bicycle intertube, works pretty well!
by Meller
Fri Nov 09, 2018 7:27 am
Forum: Hunting
Topic: He's So Proud
Replies: 1
Views: 523

Re: He's So Proud

He looks like he is having fun and doing a fine job! :D
by Meller
Wed Nov 07, 2018 8:28 am
Forum: Guns and Ammo
Topic: Looking for my first O/U
Replies: 14
Views: 1865

Re: Looking for my first O/U

Ruger is making the Red Label again.
by Meller
Tue Oct 30, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: Dogs for Sale
Topic: Looking for English Pointer pups
Replies: 3
Views: 938

Re: Looking for English Pointer pups

Might give sckwest1 a shout and see what he has. (He is a member on here)
by Meller
Sat Sep 29, 2018 7:05 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Just got a call from trainer: Advice needed
Replies: 62
Views: 4102

Re: Just got a call from trainer: Advice needed

Hindsight is 20/20, and always easy to criticize the former happening!
by Meller
Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:54 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: What's the best way to stop dogs from digging under fences..
Replies: 10
Views: 1692

Re: What's the best way to stop dogs from digging under fences..

I just put my dog on the outside of the pen, and let him dig in, that way I won't care! :D
by Meller
Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: English Setter Steadying
Replies: 18
Views: 1374

Re: English Setter Steadying

That sounds a lot better! :)
by Meller
Mon Sep 10, 2018 9:25 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: English Setter Steadying
Replies: 18
Views: 1374

Re: English Setter Steadying

Is that right, the dog is 15 years old? :?
by Meller
Wed Aug 22, 2018 9:44 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Anyone evaluate dogs in rescue programs for hunting ability?
Replies: 15
Views: 1161

Re: Anyone evaluate dogs in rescue programs for hunting ability?

Bird Dog Challenge lets Grade dogs compete in their trials.
by Meller
Wed Aug 22, 2018 9:37 pm
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Recommendations for a Semi-automatic shotgun
Replies: 25
Views: 3207

Re: Recommendations for a Semi-automatic shotgun

check out the Tri-Star auto's on youtube. :)
by Meller
Fri Aug 17, 2018 5:23 am
Forum: Guns and Ammo
Topic: New rifle
Replies: 9
Views: 1307

Re: New rifle

Cheaper than Dirt, has one for sale right now.
by Meller
Sun Aug 12, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: I am looking for field-quality Irish setter pups.
Replies: 65
Views: 5505

Re: I am looking for field-quality Irish setter pups.

I wouldn't take a pass on that gal in Kansas that Don mentioned, in his hunt for a pup (can't think of the kennel name) she has some nice red setters!
by Meller
Fri Aug 03, 2018 7:09 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Godspeed Bill Gibbons
Replies: 3
Views: 848

Re: Godspeed Bill Gibbons

Sincere and heartfelt condolences go out to his family; Never got to meet Bill in person, but did talk to him several times on the phone, he was always willing to help with whatever problem I was having with a dog.
He will be truly missed!
by Meller
Wed Jul 18, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: ARCHIVE: Previous Listings SOLD/OLD/GONE
Topic: Trailer
Replies: 2
Views: 719

Re: Trailer

sold! Thanks for all the interest.
by Meller
Sun Jul 15, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: Training
Topic: GSP Trainer in SW Virginia
Replies: 7
Views: 935

Re: GSP Trainer in SW Virginia

Might check with Martha Greenlee, on Steady with Style!
by Meller
Sun Jul 15, 2018 4:58 am
Forum: ARCHIVE: Previous Listings SOLD/OLD/GONE
Topic: Trailer
Replies: 2
Views: 719

Trailer

Four hole dog trailer for sale in Missouri, pm e-mail address and I can send pictures, asking $750. for it. Lots of top storage.
by Meller
Mon Jul 09, 2018 4:17 am
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Which non-toxic shotgun shells are best in regard to pellet
Replies: 36
Views: 2578

Re: Which non-toxic shotgun shells are best in regard to pellet

Jon, hunting is a recreational activity, that brings enjoyment to the one participating, and there are expenses in every recreational activity, such as in fishing there is buying a boat, fishing pole, rigging a car or truck to pull the boat, some fee's for launching the boat, gas for these vehicles ...
by Meller
Fri Jul 06, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Where does your dog ride?
Replies: 37
Views: 6357

Re: Where does your dog ride?

You might look at the ford Eco boost it is a 6cyl. crew cab has lots of room, lots of power, rated to tow 13,000 lbs., and when not towing get real good gas mileage. At least drive one before buying anything else. :D
by Meller
Mon Jul 02, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Help and opinions on what breed for new pup
Replies: 28
Views: 1883

Re: Help and opinions on what breed for new pup

Lewellyn's are nice and calm in the house, and full of fire in the field, at least the one I have is; and depending on the dog are no larger than some Brittney's, wish you were closer, I would show mine in the field. If you are wanting a Gordon check with Melrose Gordon Setters close to Kansas City ...
by Meller
Mon Jul 02, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Help and opinions on what breed for new pup
Replies: 28
Views: 1883

Re: Help and opinions on what breed for new pup

Gordon Guy that is one nice looking Setter!
by Meller
Sun Jul 01, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Birds & Bird Supplies
Topic: pigeons
Replies: 14
Views: 3113

Re: pigeons

Have around 30 ready to go now!
by Meller
Fri Jun 22, 2018 11:51 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: I am looking for field-quality Irish setter pups.
Replies: 65
Views: 5505

Re: I am looking for field-quality Irish setter pups.

bustingcover wrote:Quantonas breeds serious bird dogs

http://www.quantonas.com/home.html

That dog in the picture on that site looks a lot like DonF's Stormy!
by Meller
Thu Jun 21, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: I am looking for field-quality Irish setter pups.
Replies: 65
Views: 5505

Re: I am looking for field-quality Irish setter pups.

Look up Don F on here and take a look at his Stormy dog; I would look to where he got him. I think he is in Oregon.
by Meller
Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Birds & Bird Supplies
Topic: pigeons
Replies: 14
Views: 3113

Re: pigeons

What temperatures are you experiencing right now; in my coop unless your looking quite often its hard to catch my birds that are sitting on the floor, sitting on their eggs, unless checking at night then not always, but they still hatch. And it has been my observation that birds that have been hatch...
by Meller
Sat Jun 16, 2018 4:53 am
Forum: Training
Topic: exercising my dog
Replies: 26
Views: 2961

Re: exercising my dog

[quote="Featherfinder"]This hiding from a dog thing works....if the dog has any interest in finding you. With other dogs/pups, you may sneak a peak just in time to find you ain't got a dog anymore!?! :cry:[ If hiding isn't working for you, seems to me you may be starting to late in the dogs life; I ...
by Meller
Thu Jun 14, 2018 9:02 pm
Forum: Birds & Bird Supplies
Topic: pigeons
Replies: 14
Views: 3113

Re: pigeons

Florence, Mo. close to Sedalia.
by Meller
Thu May 31, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: ARCHIVE: Previous Listings SOLD/OLD/GONE
Topic: ugartechea sxs
Replies: 3
Views: 1280

Re: ugartechea sxs

Look this up at www.tsavocustomfirearms.com he does an excellent job of making a custom stock and getting a perfect fit. and he is a disabled veteran!
by Meller
Fri May 25, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Alberta hunter with a question
Replies: 32
Views: 2905

Re: Alberta hunter with a question

Just like pants, one size doesn't fit all ; one breed of dog doesn't fit all! :D
by Meller
Tue May 22, 2018 6:53 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Retrieving
Replies: 20
Views: 2221

Re: Retrieving

At 6 months old be sure that he has his permanent teeth not his puppy teeth, as this will effect his retrieving!
by Meller
Wed May 16, 2018 1:50 pm
Forum: Birds & Bird Supplies
Topic: pigeons
Replies: 14
Views: 3113

pigeons

Pigeons in Central Missouri, $5.00 each . pm on here. Do to feed costs.
by Meller
Thu May 03, 2018 5:58 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 1st GSP - questions
Replies: 38
Views: 3986

Re: 1st GSP - questions

What part of Kansas are you from? There may be someone close that could help.
by Meller
Tue May 01, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Intro to birds/pointing
Replies: 16
Views: 3013

Re: Intro to birds/pointing

It has been my experience that if your having pigeons in trees or electrical lines, your are not using a big enough card.
by Meller
Mon Apr 30, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: Birds & Bird Supplies
Topic: Buying Pigeons - Questions
Replies: 32
Views: 5080

Re: Buying Pigeons - Questions

Never have, I looked into it once, seems like with shipping it made them mighty expensive even at this price!
by Meller
Thu Apr 26, 2018 9:26 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Gun Nervousness
Replies: 17
Views: 2220

Re: Gun Nervousness

I would go back to the basic's, shoot the gun while the dog is in chase of a live carded bird!
by Meller
Thu Apr 19, 2018 3:34 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What's the most unusual breed bird dog you ever saw?
Replies: 19
Views: 2709

Re: What's the most unusual breed bird dog you ever saw?

Airdale, excellent retriever and pointed too, would retrieve from water or land!
by Meller
Tue Apr 17, 2018 8:22 am
Forum: Birds & Bird Supplies
Topic: Buying Pigeons - Questions
Replies: 32
Views: 5080

Re: Buying Pigeons - Questions

I have some homers right now for $3.50 .
by Meller
Tue Apr 17, 2018 8:20 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: a no "red ink" pedigree GSP pup
Replies: 11
Views: 1426

Re: a no "red ink" pedigree GSP pup

A lot of people buy well bread pups and train to hunt, but never campaign them; Thus you can get a very good pup without the red ink!
by Meller
Wed Apr 11, 2018 7:51 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Intro to birds/pointing
Replies: 16
Views: 3013

Re: Intro to birds/pointing

It would help to know where or what state you are from; maybe someone close that could show how to help you.
by Meller
Sun Mar 25, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Health and Nutrition
Topic: Raw Feeding
Replies: 189
Views: 43092

Re: Raw Feeding

Most people believe that non-grain craze is because of hype, but what has been found is that it's the high glycemic grains like corn that cause the spike in sugars along with the lows. I use a brand of kibble that's produced in Europe that is for the most part non-grain food. But even better, most ...
by Meller
Wed Mar 21, 2018 9:41 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: UK "Gundog Trust" to go to "Force Free"
Replies: 16
Views: 2613

Re: UK "Gundog Trust" to go to "Force Free"

This might work right in with what Brad Higgins is doing, by letting the dog teach its self to make the right decisions. (Hope I am not misconstruing what your doing Brad)
Tell me if I've got it wrong!
by Meller
Wed Mar 14, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Red Cedar Ribbon
Replies: 15
Views: 2535

Re: Red Cedar Ribbon

I am with Ray on this one, nothing better than long stem grass hay! Straw and pine chips when I tried them both broke down into dust; anyway that was my experience.
by Meller
Sat Mar 10, 2018 7:15 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: Stormy
Replies: 7
Views: 1605

Re: Stormy

That is one nice looking dog!
And that is a nice intense point! :D