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Hey guys, Brady, 4 16week English setter, went through bird and gun introductions last weekend. I'd like to get him on a bunch of birds now and I am looking for a place where I can take him and just let him chase some birds around. Does anyone know of any place within 2 hours of the Metro where I could do such a thing. I don't even intend on doing any shooting I just want him to get exposure to a bunch of birds. I would prefer quail or chuckar.

Any ideas?

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Hey Grabs,

The St Croix Valley Brittany Club (SCVBC) sponsors a "Train with a Pro" program. It's around 15 miles south of Hinckley at the Four Brooks Grounds (not sure exactly where it is at this moment). The program is open to any members of the Minnesota Federation of Field Trial Clubs and most memberships for those clubs cost $25 for a year. I would get on www.mfftc.com and pick a club. The first training day is tomorrow and if I can get in, I'm going to attend.

We were supposed to RSVP for dates by July 7th, so whether or not I can get in is a little up in the air.

I just got back from a vacation and my head is spinning in all this stuff that came up while I was gone.

Shoot me an email at myfirstname@mylastname.org if you're interested and I'll give you all the details.

Later,

Erik Hromatka

[This message has been edited by Evenflow (edited 07-09-2004).]

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Erik, if you get something up just call me
612-251-5462

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Even,

Did you get out last Saturday? If so, tell me about it. I had other plans for the weekend...

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