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Offline CAIL

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Hunting Dogs
« on: January 11, 2019, 04:26:53 AM »
Hunting Dogs

Hunting dogs are certainly the best possible ally of the hunter, as they sniff and scavenge for prey in the deepest and darkest brush of the forest. There are many different possibilities for a hunting dog type that you can take on your next trip. The type of dog you should take on your hunting trip should be directly related to the type of hunting you are planning on. If you are planning on hunting fur-bearing animals, for example, you would be more satisfied with a hound than you would be with a terrier. Regardless of what dog you choose to take with you on your next hunting trip, you can be sure that you will have made a new friend by the end of the journey.

The most common main category of hunting dogs is the hound. Hounds are actually divided into two categories from there: the sighthound and the scent hound. As their names imply, each sub-category of dog type refers to a certain skill that the dog tends to be more proficient in. Sighthounds, like the Whippet, are adapted to hunting because of their visual acumen. They practice a method that is known as coursing, referring to the notion of spotting the prey from a long distance and following it in a quick pursuit. Scent hounds, like the Coonhound, work by scent rather than sight. They tend to pick up on a trace of the prey from the ground and follow that scent, hopefully to the prey. Scent hounds often work in packs and are regarded as having some of the most sensitive noses of all other dog types.
 
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Re: Hunting Dogs
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2019, 05:05:43 AM »
Very nice first time post thanks

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Re: Hunting Dogs
« Reply #2 on: January 13, 2019, 01:36:23 AM »
Too bad this is irrelevant in WA
Improvise, Adapt, Overcome

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Re: Hunting Dogs
« Reply #3 on: January 14, 2019, 08:19:53 AM »
LIKELY SPAMMER.  GUY IS FROM CALIFORNIA.  TWO POSTS WITH LINKS TO THE SAME WEBSITE.

 


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