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by ohiogsp
Tue Jan 29, 2008 3:15 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Pics of my dog B.A. from Ohiogsp
Replies: 23
Views: 5857

I say get that dog a chest protector! What does he run thru to get beat up like that? I have had dogs go over wire and get tore up in that area. They get on a retrieve and that is all they focus on it seems. Nice looking dogs, she is very dark for liver. Bryers, these things are the worst, and are ...
by ohiogsp
Tue Jan 29, 2008 8:45 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Pics of my dog B.A. from Ohiogsp
Replies: 23
Views: 5857

Brenda, wow that dog looks alot like B.A. I think I will get some dogs that color out of this litter. Was your dog from moesgaards lines?
by ohiogsp
Tue Jan 29, 2008 8:23 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Pics of my dog B.A. from Ohiogsp
Replies: 23
Views: 5857

Thanks everyone. Here is the peds of these dogs. B.A.'s ped is not that impressive, but I don't think it has to be, the dog is extremely impressive. :) The guy I got him from bred 2 generations and was just hunting them so no titles but nice dogs for sure. The pups will go back to Dixieland Rusty 7 ...
by ohiogsp
Mon Jan 28, 2008 7:15 pm
Forum: New Members: Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New from Ohio
Replies: 27
Views: 3335

OH, ok pretty far from me. Thanks
by ohiogsp
Mon Jan 28, 2008 5:19 pm
Forum: New Members: Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New from Ohio
Replies: 27
Views: 3335

Is your town near bellevue (sp) ? Good to see more ohioians. Welcome.
by ohiogsp
Mon Jan 28, 2008 5:05 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Pics of my dog B.A. from Ohiogsp
Replies: 23
Views: 5857

Pics of my dog B.A. from Ohiogsp

Ok I have have many requests through PM's from people looking for more pics of my guy B.A. Well here you go. I put some in there of Boozer also. I will be posting a litter from these dogs and taking deposits soon. If you have contacted me before about getting a dog from this litter, and are still in...
by ohiogsp
Sat Jan 26, 2008 7:59 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: wife request pics
Replies: 76
Views: 16047

http://i12.photobucket.com/albums/a223/crazyt25/3.jpg http://i12.photobucket.com/albums/a223/crazyt25/5.jpg http://i12.photobucket.com/albums/a223/crazyt25/dogs060.jpg http://i12.photobucket.com/albums/a223/crazyt25/DSCF0327.jpg http://i12.photobucket.com/albums/a223/crazyt25/DSCF0446.jpg http://i1...
by ohiogsp
Sat Jan 26, 2008 10:12 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Running Lines
Replies: 9
Views: 2649

Wagonmaster wrote:Take them hunting in Iowa. Nothing but lines.
Thats for sure.
by ohiogsp
Thu Jan 24, 2008 4:49 pm
Forum: Product Ratings & Reviews
Topic: Wolters, anything better?
Replies: 13
Views: 4552

Wolters, sucks.
by ohiogsp
Thu Jan 24, 2008 4:38 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Rhodesian ridgeback as a bird dog
Replies: 24
Views: 9469

Most the labs around here do about the same thing your dog does so why not hunt him. I think you could get him to point "I believe any dog will point or just stand there with enough training" but don't know if you would need to put the work in for that if he is in gun range then why worry about it? ...
by ohiogsp
Wed Jan 23, 2008 4:43 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Rhodesian ridgeback as a bird dog
Replies: 24
Views: 9469

Thats my experience also, and if labs can point he might be able to also :lol: . I have heard if you take a solid liver GSP and breed it to a chocolate lab you can get some real nice pointing chocolate labs. :? I trained a pointing lab before, it pointed birds but "not much stlye". I think that one...
by ohiogsp
Wed Jan 23, 2008 4:27 pm
Forum: Polls
Topic: Timed Feeding Once a Day or Twice?
Replies: 35
Views: 18113

I feed once a day in the evening about 5-6 o'clock.
by ohiogsp
Mon Jan 21, 2008 10:02 pm
Forum: Guns and Ammo
Topic: Stoeger Condor O/U Shotgun
Replies: 28
Views: 25371

Red label? Blue is the only way to go when talking labels. :lol: smoooooth!!
by ohiogsp
Sun Jan 20, 2008 9:32 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Collar Clinic Store?
Replies: 9
Views: 1684

Bought remanufactured collars from them and have had no problems. Great place.
by ohiogsp
Sat Jan 19, 2008 9:34 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Pigeon Disaster
Replies: 14
Views: 2353

If I had a choice I would have anouther dog that could run loose in a fenced in area around all my pigeon coops. Maybe a coondog or something of anouther breed.
by ohiogsp
Sat Jan 19, 2008 2:52 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Pigeon Disaster
Replies: 14
Views: 2353

The fly posion is called Golden Malrin. It is a pellet type posion. You put it in a baking pan enough to cover half the bottom. Then just put any pop on it but don't use diet. Pour the pop in so it is about 3/8 inch high in the pan. Mix together and it makes like a guey liquid. Put it out and anythi...
by ohiogsp
Thu Jan 17, 2008 3:26 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Pigeon Disaster
Replies: 14
Views: 2353

Will do tomorrow.
by ohiogsp
Wed Jan 16, 2008 6:13 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Pigeon Disaster
Replies: 14
Views: 2353

Oh, if you don't have other animals out there I have the best solution. It is a combination of a fly posion and pepsi. It kills anything dead as a door nail. Coons won't make it 10 feet. I will get the name of the fly posion if you want it. This stuff kills anything period and right now. The probelm...
by ohiogsp
Wed Jan 16, 2008 4:06 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: training pigeons
Replies: 16
Views: 3125

Re: pigeons

How often do pigeons lay eggs? I am sure there is something you can do to get them lay all year possibly? I am just wondering the regular cycle, I am assuming spring time as the weather get warmer but uncertain. They can lay every 10 days. They usually won't lay anouther round until the first squab...
by ohiogsp
Wed Jan 16, 2008 4:00 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: training pigeons
Replies: 16
Views: 3125

mm wrote: When should I take them away from the house and how far should I take them to start.
mm
The longer you loft fly them the better. A few weeks at least. Start in the yard then a block away then 1/2 mile, 1 mile, 2, 5, 10, 20 , 50.
by ohiogsp
Tue Jan 15, 2008 7:01 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Pigeon Disaster
Replies: 14
Views: 2353

I use 1/2 x 1/2 wire cloth on anything that is not wood. I then use a predator door on the traps. The only time my birds are out is when they are used for training. I keep the trap closed and locked up with the predator door all the time. When animals are successful they get very persistant. When th...
by ohiogsp
Tue Jan 15, 2008 4:35 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: How would you handle this?
Replies: 31
Views: 5234

The first question many people are asked when they think some thing is not right or that they may have cancer is? How many people in your family have had cancer? My wife had to do a family tree to show everyone in her family that had cancer and what kind it was. I can't believe some people think it ...
by ohiogsp
Tue Jan 15, 2008 8:16 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: training pigeons
Replies: 16
Views: 3125

Greg is right. Not that it could not be done, but it is not done that way. The reason is, it would be useless cause the bird would only fly from one location to anouther but the location would not change. Here is a example of how it could be done. There is a system called a boomerang system. This sy...
by ohiogsp
Mon Jan 14, 2008 5:15 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: training pigeons
Replies: 16
Views: 3125

Yep, what he said.
by ohiogsp
Sun Jan 13, 2008 10:04 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Are gundogs worth big dollar?
Replies: 56
Views: 12848

AHGSP wrote:You can always find bargains if you shop around long enough, but the question becomes; What are you getting for the bargain?
I am talking about NFC sired dogs, shop around for good dogs for less money not lesser dogs for lesser money.
by ohiogsp
Sun Jan 13, 2008 8:10 am
Forum: Training
Topic: dog breaking, any tips
Replies: 43
Views: 11311

Get a buddy to flush, put a pinch collar on that dog, then put you on the other end of the checkcord.
by ohiogsp
Sun Jan 13, 2008 8:05 am
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Galesburg, IL
Replies: 11
Views: 2397

yep 85 bucks.
by ohiogsp
Sun Jan 13, 2008 8:03 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: AKC DNA
Replies: 14
Views: 2028

I am not 100 percent but I don't think they can do that. I don't know of them having any kind of database for that stuff. Contact them and see but I think you are out of luck.
by ohiogsp
Sun Jan 13, 2008 8:00 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Are gundogs worth big dollar?
Replies: 56
Views: 12848

You would be taking a chance on just any dog but if you shop around you will find something good in the price range you want. I know you can get NFC sired dogs for 600 dollars so that is pretty good I think. Small price to pay for what you get out of it.
by ohiogsp
Sun Jan 13, 2008 7:55 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: My pigeon coop is half finished - any advice?
Replies: 8
Views: 2993

I have 5 coops. 2 are 8 x 16 and the other 3 are 4 x 8 red rose lofts with 3 foot aviaries. I have one old loft that is in the pic above. It has a concrete floor and is perminate but all the other are wood floors and are movable. I use deep litter of pine shavings. 2 inches deep on the floor. I just...
by ohiogsp
Sun Jan 13, 2008 7:37 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: How would you handle this?
Replies: 31
Views: 5234

I don't know if dogs are diffferent than people but I can tell you with 100 percent certianty that there is a cancer gene in humans. Plus they can test for it. Also not all people have the gene that get cancer. I have talked with some of the best cancer people in the country over the last couple yea...
by ohiogsp
Sat Jan 12, 2008 5:50 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: My pigeon coop is half finished - any advice?
Replies: 8
Views: 2993

When cleaning droppings it is a great idea to use a mask. The dry stuff is the worst cause it gets airborn. The breeder boxes will be fine that size. I would divide them only if I had more pairs of birds than boxes. The large boxes are great but I don't think the birds will lay a second round in the...
by ohiogsp
Sat Jan 12, 2008 6:36 am
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Pheasant mounts.....what does your look like???
Replies: 34
Views: 9675

I do thise myself. Real easy just let them dry in the shape you want them in then use screws or nails to hook them to a piece of wood.
by ohiogsp
Fri Jan 11, 2008 10:47 am
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Pheasant mounts.....what does your look like???
Replies: 34
Views: 9675

The shouler mount is just something cool to have. Not too many people have a pheasant shoulder mount. I caught that smally at the maumee river here in NW ohio. I accually hooked it when I was on top of the dam and thought it was a catfish. I reeled it up to the dam and it jumped up onto the bottom o...
by ohiogsp
Fri Jan 11, 2008 9:18 am
Forum: Hunting
Topic: Pheasant mounts.....what does your look like???
Replies: 34
Views: 9675

Do a shoulder mount. :lol: Here is some of mine. Oh I have to post my new fish mounts also. You got to check out this small mouth. The bluegill is 10 inches to give a perspective. :) http://i12.photobucket.com/albums/a223/crazyt25/DSC_0075.jpg http://i12.photobucket.com/albums/a223/crazyt25/DSC_0070...
by ohiogsp
Fri Jan 11, 2008 8:52 am
Forum: Training
Topic: safe??
Replies: 6
Views: 1196

What kind of dog? Retriever? If so it will be fine. If it is a pointer you won't accomplish anything anyway.
by ohiogsp
Fri Jan 11, 2008 6:55 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: How would you handle this?
Replies: 31
Views: 5234

Cancer can be gentic and then it may not be, in humans that is. I am sure it would be that way in dogs also. They can now look at human genes and see if it is genetic or not. I don't know if this is possiable with dogs but don't know why not other than extreme costs. So to answer your question maybe...
by ohiogsp
Thu Jan 10, 2008 4:07 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: pigeon food
Replies: 9
Views: 1386

I pay 11.00 for a really good pigeon feed. You have to shop around sometimes. You should keep grit it the pen all the time. Most pigeon feeds will have corn, milo, peas (canadian or australian), wheat, barley, safflower. That kind of stuff. Right now I feed a high percentage of whole corn added to t...
by ohiogsp
Thu Jan 10, 2008 11:34 am
Forum: Training
Topic: Training birds in Ind.
Replies: 15
Views: 4209

Yep, that is the place. Does this amish kid have a phone number :lol: :lol: kidding of course.
by ohiogsp
Wed Jan 09, 2008 8:06 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Training birds in Ind.
Replies: 15
Views: 4209

I am 30 mile past the border. Hoosier, you are from fort wayne, the best bird farm ever to exist was in Ashley, IN. I used to go there all the time but they retired. Man was that a great place to buy birds. Ever get birds there? Some of the prices were like $5 for full grown pheasants $2 for quail.
by ohiogsp
Wed Jan 09, 2008 3:26 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Training birds in Ind.
Replies: 15
Views: 4209

Your on the west side then. Probably a little too far from me. I sell real nice homers. near toledo oh
by ohiogsp
Wed Jan 09, 2008 6:17 am
Forum: Training
Topic: How to train pigeons?
Replies: 16
Views: 2896

I count the babies in the feed amount. I ad a once per baby. I seperate the young into a different loft with less compition for feed then I throw some of the feed amount on the ground. The young can go around picking it up without fighting for it.
by ohiogsp
Tue Jan 08, 2008 4:20 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: Training birds in Ind.
Replies: 15
Views: 4209

Where you located???
by ohiogsp
Tue Jan 08, 2008 4:15 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: How to train pigeons?
Replies: 16
Views: 2896

I use cider vinegar or a couple garlic cloves. I also put it in once a week. John 1 tsp. per gal is good for the vinegar. I only let mine out when training dogs. Too risky for me otherwise. I will also use bleach sometimes just like the vinegar. (Same amount)
by ohiogsp
Tue Jan 08, 2008 4:07 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: jumping into truck
Replies: 14
Views: 3000

My buddy has a 2' x 2' steel pad he puts in his reese hitch that has grip tape on it and this gives the dogs a step. Works great.
by ohiogsp
Mon Jan 07, 2008 1:16 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: How to train pigeons?
Replies: 16
Views: 2896

These are old birds? They have flown before? From a loft that was not yours? Have they been raced? If you are answering yes to these questions then you will have to keep them in like don said. Anouther thing is when you are going to let them out put dish soap on the primary flight feathers on one si...
by ohiogsp
Sat Jan 05, 2008 6:11 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: homemad pigeon bobs....
Replies: 3
Views: 625

Very cheap to buy.
by ohiogsp
Thu Jan 03, 2008 8:28 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: GSP wouldn't come.
Replies: 10
Views: 3009

Re: e-collar

I have seen this lots of times I believe there is some confusion but it is not the dogs fault. Most will do this, and sometimes when I am hunting where there are other people this will happen when I call her "no shock collar involved". I have also learned from hunt testing that sometimes you have to...
by ohiogsp
Wed Jan 02, 2008 3:40 pm
Forum: Training
Topic: pigeons
Replies: 8
Views: 1047

Here is a link

http://www.gundogforum.com/forum/viewto ... ght=#83362

It is rare to get anything from pigeons. If you want to be safer use homers.
by ohiogsp
Fri Dec 28, 2007 10:59 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: dog box tie down
Replies: 14
Views: 2815

Thanks, ya I lived there for about 3 years. I used to be a waiter at the shoneys restraunt where you would get off I-4 to goto winterhaven then got a job at Bears Matal in Bartow (I am a Jorneyman toolmaker). Small world huh.