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  Topic: 2008 Merchandise

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PostForum: Nationals   Posted: 09/08/08, 10:44 pm   Subject: 2008 Merchandise
Did I miss the information on the merchandise available for the 2008 nationals? The only piece I see is the World Of Wires shirt. Is that the only piece available this year?
  Topic: Hunting instinct?

Replies: 13
Views: 5544

PostForum: Companion Training   Posted: 08/26/08, 1:57 pm   Subject: Bringing out the Instinct
GWP's are dogs created and bred to hunt. However, that "instinct" is genetic. Those genes need to be turned on at a young age to keep them on for their life. Taking a puppy to birds once ...
  Topic: Veterinarian

Replies: 1
Views: 1696

PostForum: Health Issues   Posted: 08/26/08, 1:50 pm   Subject: Vet in Omaha Area
I know a vet in Omaha that has GWP's. I can give you the name privately if you are interested.
  Topic: Raw food

Replies: 14
Views: 5917

PostForum: Health Issues   Posted: 08/26/08, 1:48 pm   Subject: Raw Diet supplies in Minnesota
I've fed a raw diet about 17 years - well before it was popular. In the Twin Cities, there are two wholesalers that supply food to people who feed a raw diet.

There is a Yahoo group that has the i ...
  Topic: Dr. W. Jean Dodds on Animal Talk July 30th 2:30 ET

Replies: 3
Views: 2394

PostForum: Health Issues   Posted: 08/26/08, 1:46 pm   Subject: Jean Dodds
Sorry I missed that discussion. Know of any future speaking engagements? I know she will be on the east coast next spring.
  Topic: Diabetes

Replies: 1
Views: 1859

PostForum: Health Issues   Posted: 08/26/08, 1:45 pm   Subject: Diabetic Girl
Hello - hope your dog is doing well being a diabetic. I have one as well diagnosed in 3/07.

The size is of a concern, as bitches should not be over 60 lbs and that would a large one.

What i ...
  Topic: Female GWP Available

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Views: 1571

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: 05/22/06, 2:33 pm   Subject: Female GWP Available
I have a beautiful GWP female that I need to place with a family. She's a lovely dog, liver ticked, smaller sized about 24" and 50 lbs. Very quiet, loves to cuddle in your lap and lots of prey ...
  Topic: GWP is # 2 -Thyroid Disease

Replies: 3
Views: 2929

PostForum: Health Issues   Posted: 05/22/06, 2:25 pm   Subject: Diagnosing and Treating
The diagnosing and treatment is straightforward. Blood tests for diagnosing and a supplement for treatment. Treatment is for one pill twice a day usually.

Though, you have to be careful with peop ...
  Topic: puppy with bone cancer

Replies: 4
Views: 3331

PostForum: Health Issues   Posted: 05/22/06, 2:18 pm   Subject: Bone Cancer
I attended tbe AKC/CHF Parent Club Health Conference in October last year and bone cancer is on the rise in dogs and it's very lethal unfortunately. It is also genetic.

Be aware that it is genet ...
  Topic: GWP Needs A Home

Replies: 5
Views: 2955

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: 05/15/06, 11:04 am   Subject: I could not agree more
I could not agree more. Only non-hunting homes if they are joggers, will do agility, or at least get the dog trained to hunt so it can wear off that energy. This family has given three dogs to rescu ...
  Topic: GWP Needs A Home

Replies: 5
Views: 2955

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: 05/11/06, 2:46 pm   Subject: GWP Needs A Home
A family contacted me that would like to place their dog in a new home. They don't have time for this breed and are not willing to find it. I've tried to change their mind.

She's a 3 yo B&W w ...
  Topic: Color issue

Replies: 2
Views: 2211

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: 05/11/06, 2:41 pm   Subject: Color Issue
Jon: You are correct. Another vote was taken on whether or not B&W would be allowed and the vote was +10 for the not allow. But, that was not enough to change it according to the constitution. ...
  Topic: Help!

Replies: 11
Views: 5697

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: 05/11/06, 2:37 pm   Subject: Wearing the Dog Out
One suggestion for you. Walk the dog with a backpack with something in it. It keeps his mind occupied while walking and helps tire him out more.

You've got one that needs a lot of exercise. Yo ...
  Topic: eyes

Replies: 5
Views: 3425

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: 05/11/06, 2:34 pm   Subject: Eyes Changing Colors
The German standard for the GWP calls for lighter eyes than does the US standard. I would assume that all colors are out there and yes, they will darken as they age. If there is a dark circle around ...
  Topic: Proposal to Ban Docking in NY

Replies: 1
Views: 2066

PostForum: Health Issues   Posted: 05/11/06, 2:28 pm   Subject: Proposal to Ban Docking in NY
Please pass this along to anyone you know who lives in NY and have
them contact their representative and the representative who
introduced this bill. ...
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