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#6277226 - 07/11/18 06:34 PM Dogs
Ray smith Offline
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Registered: 02/22/16
Posts: 129
Loc: KY USA
Who all on here has a dog(s) if you do share about them whether for hunting/ trapline dog or just a buddy, my dog is named buck he is a mountian cur he is 4 1/2 months old Iím training him as a coon dog and a trapline dog I would post pictures but donít know how to... also who knows how to break a dog from being scared of a vehicle (asking for a friend) thanks


Edited by Ray smith (07/11/18 06:38 PM)
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#6277270 - 07/11/18 07:42 PM Re: Dogs [Re: Ray smith]
Bogmaster Offline



Registered: 12/22/06
Posts: 3109
Loc: Lakeland,Minnesota
My most loyal friend is a 13 year old black lab.I have had many good dogs over the years,but none matches Phoenix.
He hasn't been hunting since he was young,thats because he was a companion and protector for my wife,when I was gone.
I called my wife from the FTA convention,to see how she was.She said she got up in the middle of the night,Phoenix was laying at the top of the stairs,looking at the door-waiting for me to get home.
When I arrive home,he rushes to greet me. And at 95 pounds he still wants to be--a lap dog.If I am sitting on the couch,he gets his upper body across my lap.His hind feet are still on the floor,and he quickly falls asleep.
Trouble is he is 13 years old,thats old for a large dog.Like me,he isn't as fast or spry as he once was.
I can't express in words how much this dog has done for my wife and me--a truer friend can not be found.
Tom
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#6277306 - 07/11/18 08:23 PM Re: Dogs [Re: Ray smith]
Ray smith Offline
trapper

Registered: 02/22/16
Posts: 129
Loc: KY USA
Thatís awesome hopefully buck will live that long he sounds like a great dogs
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#6277347 - 07/11/18 09:13 PM Re: Dogs [Re: Ray smith]
PA_K-9_Trapper Offline
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Registered: 02/10/17
Posts: 220
Loc: Pennsylvania
German Shorthaired Pointer for me. When I got him he was about 8 months old, was caged most of his life, practically no training. Every day for the last few months I have been hammering on him,(with some help from a couple local bird dog trainers) to try to break him in. He is turning out good, he is already pointing birds, and I think he will do well on the trapline. Very friendly dog, he is pretty loyal now too.

Is that dog afraid to go into a vehicle?

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#6277405 - 07/11/18 10:02 PM Re: Dogs [Re: Ray smith]
Ray smith Offline
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Registered: 02/22/16
Posts: 129
Loc: KY USA
Cool best of luck with him.. yeah like the dog will run if it hears anything with an engine he said he puts the dog on the four wheeler heís fine until he starts the four wheeler but is not gunshy


Edited by Ray smith (07/11/18 10:06 PM)
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#6277906 - 07/12/18 06:55 PM Re: Dogs [Re: Ray smith]
Kylee Eastwood Offline
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Registered: 03/03/14
Posts: 85
Loc: Fontana, ks
I've got a patterdale terrier. I got ratchett when she was six months old and wouldn't even go after mice or rats now she's hunting like a champ. She is my buddy, trapline dog, and my hunting dog. Sometimes I use her to hunt birds not gun shy at all.Rides on the four wheeler with me and doesn't get carsick. She loves people and all animals except game animals. I take her everywhere I can. I couldn't ask for a better dog.

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#6277920 - 07/12/18 07:10 PM Re: Dogs [Re: Ray smith]
Ray smith Offline
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Registered: 02/22/16
Posts: 129
Loc: KY USA
She sounds like a great dog Kylee I was thinking about getting a patterdale so I could hunt rats and stuff also I like watching rough neck kennels on youtube they have a bunch of patterdales and have good hunting videos
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#6277929 - 07/12/18 07:28 PM Re: Dogs [Re: Ray smith]
Kylee Eastwood Offline
trapper

Registered: 03/03/14
Posts: 85
Loc: Fontana, ks
The only bad thing about em' is you will have to learn to sew, they don't quit. I use her to hunt raccoons and stuff like that. I have to be careful she tries to go after yotes too. You wouldn't be disappointed.


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#6277964 - 07/12/18 08:12 PM Re: Dogs [Re: Ray smith]
Ray smith Offline
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Registered: 02/22/16
Posts: 129
Loc: KY USA
Good to know, once I seen a guy had a jagdterrier and it was in a mouth to mouth lock with a badger and it tore the skin off the bottom jaw of the dog and the dog still killed it
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#6277976 - 07/12/18 08:26 PM Re: Dogs [Re: Ray smith]
Kylee Eastwood Offline
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Registered: 03/03/14
Posts: 85
Loc: Fontana, ks
That is exactly what a patterdale is like, some just need Mork work that others.

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#6278326 - 07/13/18 10:00 AM Re: Dogs [Re: Ray smith]
Ray smith Offline
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Registered: 02/22/16
Posts: 129
Loc: KY USA
Good to know , thanks
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#6278609 - 07/13/18 10:01 PM Re: Dogs [Re: Ray smith]
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Registered: 11/29/17
Posts: 483
Loc: Near state college, PA, God Bl...
We have Toby, a boxer. He is dopey and lazy until a 4-wheeler is started. He can run up to 22 mph. Beside a 4-wheeler. When he is around you can count on us NOT being attacked by animals. He kills anything within 100yds of the house unless its our farm animals. Great dog. We had to put my favorite dog,Tucker down a couple weeks ago. He was a maremma sheepdog and trained Toby to look out for us


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#6278648 - 07/13/18 10:58 PM Re: Dogs [Re: Ray smith]
possumcatcher Offline
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Registered: 12/16/14
Posts: 1354
Loc: SE Nebraska


This is buck. Hes really good at retrieving and i trained him to find shed antlers. Other than that he loves cucombers and tags along with me alot. Hes 5 and i dont know what id do without him

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