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by sandra
Sun Nov 04, 2018 1:50 pm
Forum: Training Gundogs
Topic: Stopping to flush of the real thing
Replies: 82
Views: 1550

Re: Stopping to flush of the real thing

Aimee I hope you are still reading these comments, honestly we have all been there and the little four legged beggars will continue to confound you throughout their lives! First day out with my usually reliable 7 year old springer we beat through woodland to flush birds out onto a stubble field wher...
by sandra
Thu Oct 25, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: goat hunting
Replies: 13
Views: 273

Re: goat hunting

Currently being discussed on the radio and Lord Pearson is making very sensible comments in support. Personally I would not have made these pictures public knowing the backlash that would occur as the antis are pouncing on the trophy hunting angle but on the other hand why should these activities be...
by sandra
Thu Oct 25, 2018 7:05 am
Forum: Breeding
Topic: working while pregnant
Replies: 9
Views: 431

Re: working while pregnant

Look at it another way. For the first couple of weeks after mating the embryos are trying to plug into the horns of the uterus, so keep her quiet, normal walks, no beating. Then from about week three to week six,if all has gone well, pups are developing slowly, so if she wants to work, fine. For th...
by sandra
Wed Oct 24, 2018 7:16 am
Forum: Breeding
Topic: working while pregnant
Replies: 9
Views: 431

Re: working while pregnant

Sorry I should have said I had a chat with my vet about this and other bits pre mating - he had no idea what beating was! I did try and explain! The advice was to continue with normal exercise and re beating just don't let her overdo things. I guess rather than advice I was wondering if anyone had e...
by sandra
Tue Oct 23, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: Breeding
Topic: working while pregnant
Replies: 9
Views: 431

working while pregnant

I'm after some advice please, my springer bitch was mated last week so fingers crossed pups will be on the way. All the articles I am reading say to keep the bitch active and fit during the pregnancy but what about a beating dog? I've been given advice not to do anything with her for the first coupl...
by sandra
Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Trialing folk pitch in
Replies: 32
Views: 1031

Re: Trialing folk pitch in

EssGrouse wrote:
Fri Aug 10, 2018 1:45 pm
Have both Sandra and be a good sport haha.

Yes was brilliant to see everyone come together, for such a worthy cause.

I could do with both believe me!!
by sandra
Fri Aug 10, 2018 11:51 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Trialing folk pitch in
Replies: 32
Views: 1031

Re: Trialing folk pitch in

I was pleased to secure a winning bid in this auction, got what I wanted plus the chance to help such a worthy cause. Well done Liam and everyone else involved, I will be on the lookout for the next auction, just need to decide what I need most - training days or botox? :lol:
by sandra
Wed Apr 04, 2018 1:33 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Money, money, money!
Replies: 33
Views: 1001

Re: Money, money, money!

ips wrote:
Wed Apr 04, 2018 1:13 pm
sandra wrote:
Wed Apr 04, 2018 12:54 pm
Tried donating by card but just won't work! I've tried 3 times but it won't go through - either that or I have donated 3 times!! I'll try again later
On behalf of the forum thank you for your £15 😄
:lol: :lol: worth every penny! :roll:
by sandra
Wed Apr 04, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Money, money, money!
Replies: 33
Views: 1001

Re: Money, money, money!

Tried donating by card but just won't work! I've tried 3 times but it won't go through - either that or I have donated 3 times!! I'll try again later
by sandra
Wed Feb 21, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: General/Other
Topic: Tennis balls and teef
Replies: 25
Views: 1342

Re: Tennis balls and teef

Surely she must mean constant chewing on tennis balls? I'm sure most people wouldn't allow their dog to chew away at a tennis ball so although the potential may be there for it to damage teeth I doubt this would happen to dogs just retrieving them?