German Wirehaired Pointer Club of America Forum Index German Wirehaired Pointer Club of America
AKC Parent Club for the German Wirehaired Pointer
 
 ForumForum FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 
 gwpca bulletin boardGWPCA Home Page   gwpca bulletin boardBulletin Board   gwpca bulletin boardGWPCA Rescue Page 

Search found 9 matches
German Wirehaired Pointer Club of America Forum Index
Author Message
  Topic: Breeder refuses to compensate for bad hips.. What to do?
FLITTERBUG

Replies: 8
Views: 4852

PostForum: Health Issues   Posted: 09/13/06, 2:29 am   Subject: HIP PROBLEMS
DON'T LET THIS GO WITHOUT SOME KIND OF FIGHT...THAT'S WHAT HAPPENS AND WHY THERE ARE SO MANY "BACK YARD" BREEDERS....YOU BUY FROM FAR AWAY AND THEN THE OWNERS DON'T THINK YOU'LL PURSUE DUE T ...
  Topic: CARE
FLITTERBUG

Replies: 4
Views: 2850

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: 09/12/06, 2:32 am   Subject: GENERAL CHAT
YES, IT'S SAD THAT I KNOW A PERSON WHOM FIRMLY BELIEVES THAT GWP'S OR ANY WORKING DOG SHOULD BE KEPT IN THEIR KENNEL UNTIL TIME TO WORK/TRAIN..NO EXERCISE AND SOME DAYS NEVER COME OUT OF KENNEL...HOW ...
  Topic: CARE
FLITTERBUG

Replies: 4
Views: 2850

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: 08/12/06, 3:57 am   Subject: CARE
DO GWP'S NEED TO BE KEPT IN THEIR KENNELS EXCEPT TO GET OUT TO TRAIN OR HUNT? HOW MUCH EXERCISE/PLAY TIME DO THEY NEED EACH DAY? ARE GWP'S FAMILY DOGS OR DO THEY LIKE THEIR TIME ALONE?
ANY HELP WOULD ...
  Topic: I looking for a GWP Trainer
FLITTERBUG

Replies: 5
Views: 4609

PostForum: Training for field   Posted: 05/23/06, 4:21 am   Subject: I looking for a GWP Trainer
Good luck with your hunting.....Be very careful in choosing a trainer....Go look at their kennels. Pictures and what they tell you can be very decieving...also, get the schedule of the day for your do ...
  Topic: Breeder refuses to hold up thier end of guarantee!
FLITTERBUG

Replies: 1
Views: 1994

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: 04/28/06, 4:04 am   Subject: Breeder refuses to hold up thier end of guarantee!
Think it's time to contact an attorney. If you have a Health Guarantee which covers Hip problems then your breeder must hold to that agreement. That's why it's sooo important to check out breeders and ...
  Topic: Stick Eating
FLITTERBUG

Replies: 9
Views: 5624

PostForum: Health Issues   Posted: 04/20/06, 5:40 pm   Subject: STICK EATING
Some dogs will chew sticks, eat dirt out of anxiety. If a dog is left alone all day long, never allowed out but to train, they are just like humans, they begin to experience anxiety (mental). Does you ...
  Topic: Still looking for experienced Wirehaired Trainer.
FLITTERBUG

Replies: 7
Views: 5831

PostForum: Training for field   Posted: 04/12/06, 9:46 pm   Subject: FINDING A TRAINER
Make sure that you get references, go look at the kennels, get a schedule from the trainer of what your dog will be doing during the day, also will the dog be left alone at any point, for how long, do ...
  Topic: Water
FLITTERBUG

Replies: 12
Views: 7926

PostForum: Training for field   Posted: 04/12/06, 8:58 pm   Subject: WATER
Wait until the water is warmer. You need to be able to get in with dog. Make it a very positive experience. No training at this point. Give her time and she'll be everywhere, but if you push too hard ...
  Topic: Afraid of Water
FLITTERBUG

Replies: 7
Views: 6703

PostForum: Companion Training   Posted: 04/12/06, 8:49 pm   Subject: AFRAID OF WATER
Make the experience POSITIVE, no making dog fetch, no making come when called, no loud noise, just show the dog your confidence of getting into the water. This may take several times. Just like with a ...
 
Page 1 of 1
All times are GMT - 5 Hours
Jump to:  


Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group