Gun Dogs - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
Goin' Hunting! This is for all your hunting stories, plans, questions, etc...

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 5 Old 12-30-2010, 11:57 AM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
 
benderado's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Casper, WY
Posts: 317
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Gun Dogs

I know around here, alot of people have gun dogs they hunt with. Just curious how many of you on here have a gun dog of your own.

Here's mine. An 8 month old Wirehaired Pointing Griffon named Griff. I just sent him down to Texas with a local kennel to get trained to point, flush, and retrieve. He has great instincts and will make a great bird dog once he gets started.




HI.....I'm Kyle
RIP: 1996 F-250 X-Cab Long Bed
Now: 2006 Ram 2500 CC SB SLT 6 Speed
benderado is offline  
post #2 of 5 Old 12-30-2010, 12:48 PM
Serving Our Country!

 
WD40's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Benton, AR
Posts: 2,344
Thanks: 9
Thanked 23 Times in 23 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 18 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I hope they don't over use a shock collar on him, good luck.

Doug

2006 Ford F-350 Crew Cab Lariat 4X2 PSD 6.0 TorqShift Automatic Transmission. Upfitter Switchers Chrome Door Handles,
Oxford White with lower part being Arizona Beige Metallic.
Creative Coating Sprayed in bed liner.
20K Reese 5th wheel hitch.
Mods. 4in. Silverline stainless steel exhaust
BD Diesel XMonitor
Bama ZooDad


35 HitchHiker
Is it time to go camping?

http://video.superdutydiesel.com/vid...200180b9bd.htm
EX-USN
Doug
WD40 is offline  
post #3 of 5 Old 12-30-2010, 01:45 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 153
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 4 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I have a 3yr old black lab. He is mainly a pheasant dog as I dont do much duck hunting anymore. He does awesome out in the field and has one hell of a nose on him. The only mistake I made was when I let him in the house as a puppy as he is now a house dog and takes up alot of room in the bed.
fireryan is offline  
post #4 of 5 Old 12-30-2010, 06:18 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: SUllivan In
Posts: 769
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
Ive got a 14mo GSP male who is slowly but surely turning into a bird dog, and Ive got a 4yr old yellow lab female that is an excellent all around game dog, picking up a couple hundred doves a few dozen pheasants and quail and several ducks and geese every year. Im currently awaiting a breeding this spring for another GSP




Jim

2000 7.3l 4x4 6sp
DIY intake
4" exhaust
6pos by Dyno Proven
Wicked wheel
160cc
Honey Badger jr
custom clutch
Auto Meter Z series gauges



jimmyp is offline  
post #5 of 5 Old 03-09-2011, 11:54 PM
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
 
K9-K141's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 100
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I have a 5 year old German shorthaired pointer that is incredible. The thing about these types of dogs, it doesnt take much training. It is instinctual, you just have to bring it out. Considering the dog is driven to do what is instinctual. Dont worry about the shock collar, if the kennel is reputable you will not have an issue. Thnk of the collar as a tool and when used properly, it is fantastic.
From a K9 handler and hunting dog owner, I wish you would have tried to train him yourself. There is more gratification than I can ever describe with words seeing a dog go from green to proven. There really isnt anything more to training then sharp commands, definitive tasks and of course REPITION. Training a dog to do what comes natural is cake, your foundation is there for you...
If you are a green handler, just know that your level of acceptability is what level your dog will follow for obedience. Working a dog is a wonderful thing

2005 F-350 King Ranch, FX4
K9-K141 is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome