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Offline Westfork

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Lab Breeder Recommendations
« on: October 05, 2017, 12:59:39 PM »
Hello Forum.

After a few years of hiatus I'm getting back into Duck/Upland hunting and am hoping for some recommendations on a good Lab Breeder.

I'm located in Eastern Washington but any part of the start will do if you have had great experience with a good breeder.
Whoever said you can't buy Happiness forgot little puppies. - Gene Hill

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Re: Lab Breeder Recommendations
« Reply #1 on: October 05, 2017, 01:03:03 PM »
@Goldeneye

Ireland Farms comes to mind

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Re: Lab Breeder Recommendations
« Reply #2 on: October 05, 2017, 01:10:16 PM »
Antlered rabbit tastes like chicken


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Re: Lab Breeder Recommendations
« Reply #3 on: October 05, 2017, 01:12:47 PM »
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Re: Lab Breeder Recommendations
« Reply #4 on: October 05, 2017, 07:03:53 PM »
Morgans point ranch. 


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Re: Lab Breeder Recommendations
« Reply #5 on: October 05, 2017, 07:27:57 PM »
Thanks for your help guys, I'm doing my research on your recomendations.
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Re: Lab Breeder Recommendations
« Reply #6 on: October 05, 2017, 07:45:31 PM »
I got Maggie from Cougar Creek Labs in Arlington. Great dog- quiet & mellow around the house, great with kids & she was hell on birds when she was young. Iíll get another from there. 

http://www.cougarcreek-k9.com/

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Re: Lab Breeder Recommendations
« Reply #7 on: October 05, 2017, 07:48:47 PM »
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Re: Lab Breeder Recommendations
« Reply #8 on: October 05, 2017, 10:01:36 PM »
Laura Nordberg who is located in Boise area has a real nice litter on the ground right now. Look her up on Facebook or PM me for cell number.
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Re: Lab Breeder Recommendations
« Reply #9 on: October 06, 2017, 02:12:43 PM »
Lee salmon at wind river retrievers, rattling ridge retrievers or tiger mtn pointing labs. I'd look At one of those three

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Re: Lab Breeder Recommendations
« Reply #10 on: October 08, 2017, 08:27:11 PM »
LaBrook Labs, Culdesac Idaho.....

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Re: Lab Breeder Recommendations
« Reply #11 on: October 08, 2017, 08:32:16 PM »
I know of a nice little year+ old pup from a good breeding with a full winter and summer of training by Jim Gonia for sale for around $5K. Probably has $10K of training. Very nice disposition and sweet female. For about double the price of a good pup you could have one that is almost handling and had more birds killed for it than the average 3-4 year old hunting dog.

Ford x Chic puppy.
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Re: Lab Breeder Recommendations
« Reply #12 on: October 08, 2017, 08:36:30 PM »
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 Pups
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Thanks guys, I found a pup, male, block head, strong shoulders, big feet.

I'll have to be handling the training myself, but a damn, good looking, little pup.
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Re: Lab Breeder Recommendations
« Reply #13 on: October 11, 2017, 06:11:00 AM »
I recently did a lot of scouting to find a new lab.  Ended up here & happy I did. 

https://www.duckdog.com/

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Re: Lab Breeder Recommendations
« Reply #14 on: October 13, 2017, 10:23:01 PM »
I recently did a lot of scouting to find a new lab.  Ended up here & happy I did. 

https://www.duckdog.com/

Diane is a great lady. Neighbors to one of my friends too.
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