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#5856697 - 07/31/15 08:30 AM out of curiosity
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Probably a stupid question.

One of my labs is not ecollar conditioned yet. Will taking him to a snake avoidance clinic cause any issues when we do the ecollar with him?
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#5856741 - 07/31/15 09:04 AM Re: out of curiosity [Re: Jase]
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Not a stupid question at all.
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#5856744 - 07/31/15 09:09 AM Re: out of curiosity [Re: Jase]
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How old is the dog?
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#5856763 - 07/31/15 09:25 AM Re: out of curiosity [Re: Jase]
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he's a little over two. I just haven't had a chance to get him conditioned yet.
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#5856798 - 07/31/15 09:37 AM Re: out of curiosity [Re: Jase]
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As long as the snake training is from a professional that knows what they are doing, you should be fine with a 2 y/o dog. I would make sure that the trainer knows that your dog is not collar conditioned, but they train dogs all the time that aren't conditioned. If the pup was under about 8 months, I would suggest maybe holding off and just making sure he doesn't get in any snaky situations this season, but a 2 y/o will be fine on the training. Hopefully one of the pros will weigh in on this.
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#5857396 - 07/31/15 04:21 PM Re: out of curiosity [Re: Jase]
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I asked Wayne and he said my 7 month old would be fine. I also asked if I should get her used to wearing an e collar before hand and he said that it wouldn't be necessary.

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#5857614 - 07/31/15 07:07 PM Re: out of curiosity [Re: Jase]
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You'll be fine. As long as you're not snake proofing while you're collar conditioning your dog.

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#5857713 - 07/31/15 08:11 PM Re: out of curiosity [Re: Jase]
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Not a dumb question at all. I understand your concern. We will not have an issue the day of the training nor during conditioning later.
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#5859667 - 08/02/15 11:30 AM Re: out of curiosity [Re: Jase]
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Wayne thanks a bunch for working with the dogs and us this morning!
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#5861138 - 08/03/15 12:23 PM Re: out of curiosity [Re: Jase]
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The thanks go to you all who attend my clinics. It was good to see you there.
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