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#6343039 - 06/21/16 02:47 PM Lab looking for a good home...
clark98ut Offline

Registered: 03/03/09
Posts: 579
Loc: Liberty Hill, TX
We need to get rid of our Yellow Lab. He's got papers, still intact, etc. About 2.5 years old.

We took him in from a neighbor that had trouble keeping him in the yard. He's an escape artist. He stayed in our yard for a while, but has gotten to where he's always trying to bust out, and usually does. He's a good dog, leash trained, etc, but we just don't have the time to chase him down on a near daily basis. My wife stays home with the kids (3 of them under 10) and it's just too much for her.

Let me know if you're interested. We are in Liberty Hill, NW of Austin about 30 miles, between Burnet and Georgetown on HWY 29.



Edited by clark98ut (06/21/16 02:51 PM)

#6343197 - 06/21/16 05:05 PM Re: Lab looking for a good home... [Re: clark98ut]
5Redman8 Offline
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Registered: 12/24/07
Posts: 1058
Loc: Forney TX
Get him neutered and he will likely roam less.

We had to put up an electric fence for our escaping male. 2 attempts and he was cured.

#6343560 - 06/21/16 10:53 PM Re: Lab looking for a good home... [Re: clark98ut]
Dead Eye Mike Offline

Registered: 05/01/13
Posts: 180
Loc: Highland Village
There is a reason he is escaping and it is not to smell the flowers. Get him snipped and he will more than likely stay home.

#6343595 - 06/22/16 02:15 AM Re: Lab looking for a good home... [Re: clark98ut]
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Registered: 09/26/14
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Yeah I'd sit him down and look at him and say look buddy we re real tired of this running off stuff, one more time and it's off w your nuts. If I we re a dog and I heard that, man I wouldn't leave the yard

#6343628 - 06/22/16 06:10 AM Re: Lab looking for a good home... [Re: pervis]
bobcat1 Online   content
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Registered: 07/22/07
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Loc: Sanger, Texas
Good looking dog. If I had room for him, I'd take him.
Bobby Barnett

#6343693 - 06/22/16 07:50 AM Re: Lab looking for a good home... [Re: clark98ut]
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Registered: 11/22/09
Posts: 2693
Loc: New Braunfels TX USA
Not so sure about the neuter thing, had my setter snipped and if you leave the front door open too long he's out and running the hood
Beautiful pooch

There is time, and you must take it, to lay your hand on your dog's head as you walk past him lying on the floor or on his settle, time to talk with him, to remember with him, time to please him, time you can't buy back once he's gone" GBE

#6348548 - 06/26/16 05:37 PM Re: Lab looking for a good home... [Re: clark98ut]
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I'd try the E-fence first before giving him up, if he were mine.
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#6565386 - 11/30/16 08:49 AM Re: Lab looking for a good home... [Re: clark98ut]
KingwoodCat Offline

Registered: 04/30/11
Posts: 245
Loc: Broaddus TX
Shock collars work wonders.
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