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by bearsinva
Sun Feb 07, 2021 2:26 pm
Forum: Coon Hunting
Topic: Putting weight on a dog
Replies: 4
Views: 402

Re: Putting weight on a dog

I would worm the dog again just to make sure she has all the worms killed. From what I have read if the dog had worm eggs inside her those eggs when hatched will possibly/probably re- infect the dog. Also make sure you use a quality wormer. Wormers have been discussed in depth on this site but some ...
by bearsinva
Fri Jan 22, 2021 2:25 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Walk with wick volume 1?
Replies: 3
Views: 2553

Re: Walk with wick volume 1?

Msmith, go up to the hound classifieds and look there. There is a guy ,pnwhunter, on there advertising some stuff for sale and has Wick volume 1 and 2 for sale. Might work out for you.
by bearsinva
Thu Jan 14, 2021 2:19 pm
Forum: Health & Medical Issues
Topic: Not eating, head shaking uncontrolably.
Replies: 2
Views: 1567

Re: Not eating, head shaking uncontrolably.

With those symptoms it struck me right off that dog needed professional care and the time for home remedies and waiting had passed. Hope all turned out for the best.
by bearsinva
Sun Apr 12, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: Health & Medical Issues
Topic: controling fleas in a large kennel?
Replies: 2
Views: 2050

Re: controling fleas in a large kennel?

Scroll down in this forum and you will see a discussion on fleas and permethrin along with some other products that will give you some options. Hope this helps.
by bearsinva
Tue Feb 18, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Fox Hunting
Topic: German short hair for fox?
Replies: 5
Views: 3569

Re: German short hair for fox?

Not trying to change the topic of this post but I saw something interesting several weeks ago, at least I thought so. I was at a meeting of the Virginia Dept. of Game and Inland Fisheries and one of the new trainees to the DGIF K-9 core was a GSP. Most of the dogs are labs. I talked with the CPO (Ga...
by bearsinva
Sun Feb 09, 2020 12:17 pm
Forum: Health & Medical Issues
Topic: Bobcat bite infection
Replies: 11
Views: 5038

Re: Bobcat bite infection

LDHarris, Very interesting point. Don't take this next question as offensive, but wonder why I have never heard of this being prescribed before.Did you have a vet recommend this to you? (Once again, not doubting your word at all) This really got me thinking and it does make good sense. Thanks for br...
by bearsinva
Thu Feb 06, 2020 4:46 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: New guy from Tennessee
Replies: 1
Views: 1455

Re: New guy from Tennessee

With a nickname like Hoghead you have to have thick skin.---Now that is funny!!LOL
Welcome to BG Houndsmen. Lots of very capable dog men on here with good ideas and willing to share.
by bearsinva
Wed Feb 05, 2020 12:13 pm
Forum: Plott Hounds
Topic: Pocahontas bred plott
Replies: 4
Views: 2441

Re: Pocahontas bred plott

One thing Gene Walker never did was sit around and bad mouth EVERYONE else's dogs and he never seemed to be struggling to peddle dogs like the above poster. Don't be afraid to try a Pocahontas plott. I have a gyp that suits me just fine.
by bearsinva
Mon Jan 27, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Gun Rally in VA: Big Fail for CNN and the Left
Replies: 2
Views: 1455

Re: Gun Rally in VA: Big Fail for CNN and the Left

Ralph Northam and his cabinet will try to promote their anti gun and anti 1st amendment agenda to the maximum. The only freedom of speech they want is for themselves and the Constitution, either U.S. or State, be damned. Northam, a Dr. supposedly, was even pushing for abortion into the third trimest...
by bearsinva
Mon Dec 16, 2019 11:20 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Looking for Lion hunting advice
Replies: 7
Views: 4008

Re: Looking for Lion hunting advice

Hope you have a good trip and hunting adventure! Give us a post when you get back. Will be interesting to hear what you did that worked and what you would do different. Be safe, keep the dogs safe, and have fun.
by bearsinva
Fri Nov 15, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: Kennels and Dog Boxes
Topic: rig box roof material
Replies: 8
Views: 3458

Re: rig box roof material

I would say you will be happiest with the bed liner providing it gives sufficient traction so the dogs aren't constantly slipping and falling. Never seen rubber used. I have outdoor carpet on the roof of my dog box and really like it but I don't rig dogs on it and I feel sure it would be a real pain...
by bearsinva
Fri Aug 30, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: Treeing Walker Coonhounds
Topic: Help Identifying - Treeing (or Running?) WC?
Replies: 9
Views: 8934

Re: Help Identifying - Treeing (or Running?) WC?

I think you and your dog will complement each other splendidly. Enjoy each other and congratulations to both of you and wish you many happy days together.
by bearsinva
Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: The Laugh Box
Topic: The medical exam
Replies: 0
Views: 2160

The medical exam

The nurse asked a patient to remove his clothing and put on a gown to be checked by the doctor. "In..in front of you?" He mumbles, shy. The nurse says: "Don't worry, I've seen the naked human body before. The man said, "Not one like mine. You'd die laughing at my naked body."...
by bearsinva
Tue Aug 13, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: Big Game Hunting With Dogs
Topic: Barking on chain
Replies: 13
Views: 4167

Re: Barking on chain

Don't put up with much at all. If he gets away with that he is learning that he doesn't have to obey you. The sooner he learns you are boss and you mean for him to listen to you the sooner you will have a dog that is enjoyable to be around. That is best for you and him both.

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