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Offline 7mmfan

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« on: December 13, 2009, 09:33:31 PM »
So I went out with the pup today up the Teanaway doing a little a scouting for my buddies late cow hunt that starts next weekend, and brought the shotty along just in case, good thing because I came across this one and one other grouse that I missed a hurried shot on. The dog did a great job, ran right in on the bird, grabbed it, but than decided that the feathers weren't quite her taste and dropped it a few feet from me. She's had very little training so I was stoked to see her take it up so naturally. Hopefully its just a sign of things to come.
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Re: First
« Reply #1 on: December 13, 2009, 09:35:15 PM »
Good to hear. That is a great pic as well.
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Re: First
« Reply #2 on: December 13, 2009, 09:40:46 PM »
Sounds like a great first bird to me. Keep at it, and remember a dog can not get too much praise. Good picture.

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Re: First
« Reply #3 on: December 13, 2009, 09:42:52 PM »
sweet! that is very cool!
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Re: First
« Reply #4 on: December 13, 2009, 10:48:31 PM »
Cool. Nice looking dog. Great picture.

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Re: First
« Reply #5 on: December 14, 2009, 07:32:36 AM »
A great start for Her.Looks like a nice outting with Your Pup.

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Re: First
« Reply #6 on: December 14, 2009, 02:24:50 PM »
nice looking pup

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Re: First
« Reply #7 on: December 14, 2009, 02:30:14 PM »
No ELK?
The wife said if I go hunting 1 more time, she's going 2 leave me!!  Gosh I'm gonna miss her.

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Re: First
« Reply #8 on: December 14, 2009, 09:29:54 PM »
Great picture Rory. I'd frame that one. Good luck on the elk.

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Re: First
« Reply #9 on: December 14, 2009, 09:42:16 PM »
great looking dog and fun times....don't let them slip by too quickly....It breaks my heart to see my 13 year old girl struggle to get up off of her bed each morning and walk around the house stiff and sore some days....but she and I have had some awsome adventures for a long, long time and I hope she has as good of memories of them as I do.  Hope you get to have as many wonderful years with your girl as I have.

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Re: First
« Reply #10 on: December 14, 2009, 10:58:47 PM »
1bowhunter1, we found a couple of elk that day, finally. Hopefully they are still there after all this now thats dumping up there this week.
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Re: First
« Reply #11 on: December 16, 2009, 12:17:23 PM »
Cool pic!! Nice pup!!
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