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Old 09-14-2012, 07:23 AM   #21 (permalink)
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I do not see any logic in this statement. It's always a good idea to question breeding. You think 'reputable breeders' (whatever that means) don't ask themselves if it's a good idea to breed that dog that they kept from the previous litter, what combination would be the best, etc etc?

I do not like the flowchart because it's very patronizing, and some statements are questionable.


To me it makes more sense to say, if you are using a random flowchart on the Internet to decide whether to breed your dog, you should not breed your dog.
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I do not see any logic in this statement. It's always a good idea to question breeding. You think 'reputable breeders' (whatever that means) don't ask themselves if it's a good idea to breed that dog that they kept from the previous litter, what combination would be the best, etc etc?

I do not like the flowchart because it's very patronizing, and some statements are questionable. If I were those 'some people' I would be pushed to breed my dog just in spite.
I think a good, responsible breeder will (or should) know if their dog is worth breeding IMHO. They don't have to ask strangers on the internet if it's a good idea.
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Old 07-09-2013, 10:57 PM   #23 (permalink)
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Leave the breeding to the pro, there's to many crappie wannabe breeders that don't really care what hits the streets. If you ask"Should I breed my dog?" I would say no, for the reason you don't know.



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Old 12-06-2013, 11:41 AM   #25 (permalink)
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Glad I saw this... just sent it to someone who "might breed" but "isnt concerned" about a lot of this stuff.

Arguing with her was not how i wanted to spend my morning. Grrrrrrr
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