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A little help for my friend #8457213 11/23/21 06:30 PM
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One of my friends is an avid bow hunter. Yesterday evening right before dark he arrowed a buck deer. On the phone he said the hit was pretty far back and there was no blood to be found when it left out. He also told me the deer was in a wall eyed thicket and about a half an arrow of penetration is what he thought he got with no exit. After finding no blood he was patient and let it be for 3 hours. My friend was spot on. Compounding the track he told me there were about a dozen deer there when he loosed his arrow. I’m not a tracking dog guy but for my friends, my bird dog will pull tracking dog duty if you ask it of him. Put the GPS collar on the Pudelpointer last night and told him to “find it”…
Atta boy Cricket!
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Dogs are amazing. Man's best friend. Great job!

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I am a lover of dogs myself. cheers


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Originally Posted by bill oxner
I am a lover of dogs myself. cheers

I’m with you

Re: A little help for my friend [Re: Smokey Bear] #8459070 11/25/21 06:45 PM
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Very cool Smokey Bear…you’ve not done any deer tracking training with the dog? I’m impressed regardless.


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Re: A little help for my friend [Re: Smokey Bear] #8459146 11/25/21 09:11 PM
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I did a little bit of tracking work when he was a puppy so he knew when I said “find it” he was tracking. In retrospect all he needed was opportunity. The tracking ability is hard wired in this one.


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I’m sure both of you were very happy. Proud moment for y’all.

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Originally Posted by Smokey Bear
I did a little bit of tracking work when he was a puppy so he knew when I said “find it” he was tracking. In retrospect all he needed was opportunity. The tracking ability is hard wired in this one.


Thanks, didn’t realize they were hard wired like that.


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