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Forum: General Information 09-20-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 729
Posted By Chris Wild
$5000-$7000 would be the average in my experience...

$5000-$7000 would be the average in my experience for IPO1 or equivalent with hips and elbows done. More than that if you want a female that is also a proven broodbitch.
Forum: Health Issues 09-13-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 179
Posted By Chris Wild
Not quite true. For example, a carrier bred to a...

Not quite true. For example, a carrier bred to a carrier can produce clears, as well as other carriers and at risk. At risk will not necessarily produce only at risk. If the other parent is clear...
Forum: Police K-9 09-01-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 771
Posted By Chris Wild
Congrats, Cliff. I'm very much looking forward...

Congrats, Cliff. I'm very much looking forward to hearing of Maverick's future adventures. :)
Forum: Finding the Right Puppy 08-31-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 548
Posted By Chris Wild
There is no cost difference in the different...

There is no cost difference in the different registrations with AKC. Both limited and full cost the same as far as AKC is concerned.
Forum: Finding the Right Puppy 08-31-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 548
Posted By Chris Wild
You cannot compete in the breed ring/conformation...

You cannot compete in the breed ring/conformation with limited registration. Registration must be full to show. That is the only thing that limited registration precludes though and dogs with...
Forum: B.A.R.F./Raw Feeding 08-31-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 205
Posted By Chris Wild
We have been feeding raw for years and have also...

We have been feeding raw for years and have also been using the Nupro Silver supplement for well over a decade now. We've been very happy with the Nupro as a general, all around supplement. In...
Forum: Health Issues 08-30-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 130
Posted By Chris Wild
OFA won't do certification until 2 years old. 6...

OFA won't do certification until 2 years old. 6 months is around the time we usually do prelims on youngsters. They can change as the dog continues to mature, but usually 6 months is pretty...
Forum: Schutzhund/IPO Training 08-27-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 246
Posted By Chris Wild
Yes, spectators are generally welcome though it...

Yes, spectators are generally welcome though it is nice to email ahead of time to let them know you're coming and also to verify the location and start times. Tracking is usually held at a different...
Forum: Choosing A Breeder 08-27-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,097
Posted By Chris Wild
Santanu, I would suggest you contact Ajay...

Santanu,

I would suggest you contact Ajay Singh in California. His kennel is vom Patiala. While Ajay is here in the US, he is from India, has family and I believe also dog friends in India, and...
Forum: Weekly Discussion Topics 08-12-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 6,840
Posted By Chris Wild
Because it assumes that the shelter dog and the...

Because it assumes that the shelter dog and the dog purchased from a breeder are the same, with equivalent traits. This is only very rarely the case. Most often, they are apples and oranges.

Now...
Forum: Finding the Right Puppy 07-29-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 359
Posted By Chris Wild
Do not go to a pet store. Puppies in pet stores...

Do not go to a pet store. Puppies in pet stores come from large scale commercial breeders that pump out puppies like widgets from a factory. Reputable breeders do not sell puppies to wholesalers...
Forum: Bloodlines & Pedigrees 07-29-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 379
Posted By Chris Wild
Mother's side is well known West German show line...

Mother's side is well known West German show line dogs. Father's side is a complete unknown, but based on the names I would guess "byb"/"pet" breeding. I don't know anything about any individual...
Forum: Choosing A Breeder 07-17-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 737
Posted By Chris Wild
Meerhout is another option in Texas.

Meerhout is another option in Texas.
Forum: Schutzhund/IPO Training 07-11-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 11,146
Posted By Chris Wild
I just cleaned out the SD card on the camera and...

I just cleaned out the SD card on the camera and couldn't resist posting these as they seem to go nicely with this recent thread.

We'll call this Myth#1a.. that SchH dogs are not only biting...
Forum: Schutzhund/IPO Training 07-09-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 719
Posted By Chris Wild
As of 2012, everything is IPO. This was an...

As of 2012, everything is IPO. This was an international rule change. SchH no longer exists under that old name.
Forum: Schutzhund/IPO Training 07-07-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 11,146
Posted By Chris Wild
Perhaps. But would someone think the same if we...

Perhaps. But would someone think the same if we were talking about our kids and bragging about their last martial arts tournament or that great tackle in last week's football game, and assume from...
Forum: Schutzhund/IPO Training 07-07-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 11,146
Posted By Chris Wild
I think part of it is that people who have these...

I think part of it is that people who have these sort of dogs and do these sort of things truly recognize and appreciate the dichotomy and are proud that their dog can excel in both worlds. But when...
Forum: Schutzhund/IPO Training 07-07-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 11,146
Posted By Chris Wild
Della's retirement home got her as a companion. ...

Della's retirement home got her as a companion. We all knew she'd excel at that. None of us expected that she would become a self initiated caretaker, nor that she would teach herself a variety of...
Forum: Schutzhund/IPO Training 07-07-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 11,146
Posted By Chris Wild
Yes, absolutely this sort of breeding for...

Yes, absolutely this sort of breeding for specialization rather than a well rounded dog can and does happen and sports are not immune to it. This isn't limited to SchH/IPO either, but there are...
Forum: Schutzhund/IPO Training 07-06-2014, 11:45 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 11,146
Posted By Chris Wild
Same dog ...

Same dog
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Forum: Schutzhund/IPO Training 07-06-2014, 11:21 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 11,146
Posted By Chris Wild
We currently have 5 WL GSDs. They live with us...

We currently have 5 WL GSDs. They live with us as normal house pets, cuddling on the couch, sleeping on the bed, hanging out with us whenever we are home whether we're watching TV or doing yard...
Forum: Schutzhund/IPO Training 07-06-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 11,146
Posted By Chris Wild
That's sort of the point of the thread. Not to...

That's sort of the point of the thread. Not to say that they are anything unusual or special as far as day to day life goes but rather to illustrate that they are perfectly *normal* dogs. Dogs that...
Forum: Schutzhund/IPO Training 07-05-2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 11,146
Posted By Chris Wild
It is a BREED TEST. How else would you suggest...

It is a BREED TEST.
How else would you suggest one test if a dog has the traits needed to do protection? To serve the police or military? And the genetic ability to reproduce dogs who can?
Forum: Schutzhund/IPO Training 07-05-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 11,146
Posted By Chris Wild
This depends on A) the dog and B) the training. ...

This depends on A) the dog and B) the training.
Yes, some dogs are just out there playing a big game of tug-of-war with a sleeve and the helper is, at best, an opponent in a contest over the sleeve....
Forum: Schutzhund/IPO Training 07-05-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 11,146
Posted By Chris Wild
RE: stick hits This is a test to see how the...

RE: stick hits

This is a test to see how the dog responds to pressure, discomfort and stress. Really, this is what all of SchH protection is about and the stick hits are just a part of that. While...
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