Guests - If You want access to member only forums on FM. You will gain access only when you Sign-in or Sign-Up on Fishing Minnesota.

It's easy - LOOK UPPER right menu.

Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0
jbdragon17

Dogs at the Game Fair

20 posts in this topic

Who is bringing your hunting partner to the Game Fair?

I am probably bringing my two female Setters (so long as neither is in heat). smile.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I usally leave the dog at home. I'm bringing my kids though. Adding my dog to the mix makes it less enjoyable for me and one more thing to keep track of.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I'll be bringing my GSP he loves to jump off the dock.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I am going this Sunday with the dog and next Sunday to buy my decoys if they will deal on them.

My lab did great last year on the Iams Flurry, placed second over all for the weekend I went.

She won't jump off the dock though, that caused her to miss the time by a few seconds.

Benny

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I'm going to bring my Griffon Friday along with my two boys. Our first time going, I can't wait any longer.

See ya,

Chris

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Make sure your vaccinations are up to date... I know gentleman who's dog contracted distemper 2 years ago. The vet deduced it was from bringing him to Game Fair and drinking out of a "community" bucket. She had been vaccinated though I believe it was at the 'tail end' or maybe a little past when she was due. Just verify that the hound is good to go!

Good Luck!

Ken

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Come say "hi" to me at the American Heritage Hunt Club booth. I'll have a great deal on pheasant wings!

It would be fun to put a face with all the people we know by their forum names!

gundoglily Sue Ellwanger

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I'm bringing my 11-mo Yellow lab Jed on Friday AM. He's a freak about jumping off the dock. We'll see how he does!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I remember the first time my dog (Sam)did the dock jump at the game fair. It was exciting to see what he would do as well as hoping he wouldn't embarress me. crazy.gif We will be there Friday afternoon.

"hooks"

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I will probably stop by. I will be the long hair guy walking a Red Dog smile.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Quote:

Come say "hi" to me at the American Heritage Hunt Club booth. I'll have a great deal on pheasant wings!

It would be fun to put a face with all the people we know by their forum names!

gundoglily Sue Ellwanger


Are you going to run any "Game Fair specials on Birds" I will be up in the Eagle Bend area in a couple weeks and want to put my dog a few birds?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

After his first try which was a total disaster, Jed jumped 16 feet on his 2nd attempt.

The little Jack Russell terrier who went before him was a sight to see... what a hoot!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I put two dogs in the pointing competition. They were so confused as to why I was holding on to them with a 10' check cord. lol. They both stopped a couple times (which took up valuable time) to ask... What the "F"? Both pointed 2 birds with VERY solid points. If nothing else they got to have some fun finding some birds.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Quote:

After his first try which was a total disaster, Jed jumped 16 feet on his 2nd attempt.

The little Jack Russell terrier who went before him was a sight to see... what a hoot!


How far did the terrier jump?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The one I saw was 8 or 9 feet. Not a long jump but hilarious the way he hurled himself off the dock.

And, dragging back the duck was funny too. The dog was not much bigger than the duck dummy.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

how long does game fair go?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

next sunday is the last day. but i think it is open fri. sat and sun.

sat. and sun. forsure not 100% sure on friday confused.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Friday, Sat., Sun 9am 6 pm each day

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Im not sure, but the Jack Russel you are talkin about might just be my uncles dog. And he got 10 feet outta it. He has 2 that he brings up there along with his chesey. One has really wirey hair(cant remember that ones name) and the other has short hair(Jake). Last year he jumped his Chesey(My avatar has him in it) and it ran to the end of the dock and just plopped in the water! If anyone is lookin for a place to park next year my uncle lives right on the road to Game Fair(First house on the left after u turn off armstrong). He parks the cars for ya and dont charge a arm and a leg. Heck if your lookin for a place to park a small rv he has tons of room for that too. Just tell him his nephew Bill sent ya! wink.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I heard that a dog jumped 25 feet on the last weekend. Holy crap that is far. We have our work cut out for us for next year!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest
This topic is now closed to further replies.
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0

  • Posts

    • BartmanMN

      Posted

      Where are all the Duck reports from the almighty Pelican? 

      Did all this rain fill the lake back up?  I haven't driven by at all. 

      I bet the crappies and gills are growing nicely.   Soon enough.

    • Yep it is the 3 S's - I just don't think a lot of people are going to be grouse hunting with a shovel - but not a bad idea.

    • BringAnExtension

      Posted

      Thank you gentlemen.  I knew I'd get a quick answer!

    • NorthwoodKing

      Posted

      St. Croix Avid 6’6” Med - spinning $75

      St. Croix Premier 6’ Med – spinning $75

      St. Croix Premier 7’ Med – spinning $75

      St. Croix Premier 6’ Med lite Fast – spinning $75

      St. Croix Premier glass/graphite Moderate – trolling $75

      Fenwick Eagle 6’6” Med Fast – spinning $75

       

      Pflueger President Spinning reel  #6730 $60

      Pflueger President Spinning reel  #6730 $60

      Pflueger President Spinning reel  #6925 $70

      Daiwa Sealine SG17LC3B $75

       

    • leech~~

      Posted

      17 hours ago, phillyfacks said:

      We've got a cabin up on Pelican and I've definitely noticed less cormorants on the lake this summer.  The state did grant the owner of Gooseberry Island a permit to kill cormorants, which was done this Spring.  I talked to a DNR officer on the lake this summer and he said they had shot almost 400 birds, I don't recall the exact numbers but it was somewhere between 350-400. 

      Thanks for the Update, I think that I did see less birds out on Edwards as well later this summer. Hopefully they shoot 400 more next spring! :)

    • NorthwoodKing

      Posted

      Abu Garcia Revo Toro 60 5.4:1 $175

      Shimano Calcutta 400TE $250

      Shimano Curado 300EJ $200

      Shimano Tekota 500LC $150

      Daiwa Lexa 300 HS-P $200

       

      St. Croix Mojo Musky 8’ Med-Heavy Split grip $100

      St.Croix Premier  8’6” Heavy $125

      St.Croix Premier  8’ Heavy - glass/graphite $125

      Thorne Bros. C Series Custom 8’6” Heavy $175

      Fenwick Elite Tech 7”6” Heavy - jerkbait/twitchbait $125

       

    • NorthwoodKing

      Posted

      2011 Alumacraft 165 CS Classic w/2011 70 h.p. Yamaha, 2011 Shorelander trailer for sale. Humminbird 859ci HD Sonar/GPS, Minnkota 55 lb. Power Drive V2, Jensen AM/FM Cassette player. Low hours, pristine condition $14,000

      00q0q_lTDJEMgVXZS_600x450.jpg

      00w0w_bROm6jzb6Er_600x450.jpg

      00y0y_hMo6LDkWIvS_600x450.jpg

      01515_kQV2JIXWJ3y_600x450.jpg

    • Dinner

      1 person likes this
    • 13 hours ago, Big Kype said:

      Northern Minnesotans are strong supports of the SS rule. Shoot and shut up.

      I thought it waqs 3 s         shoot shovel and shut up  :shhhh:

    • eyeguy 54

      Posted

      probably eagles if fishing. I think the fultures like highways. :):) 



  • Posts

    • BartmanMN
      Where are all the Duck reports from the almighty Pelican?  Did all this rain fill the lake back up?  I haven't driven by at all.  I bet the crappies and gills are growing nicely.   Soon enough.
    • Big Kype
      Yep it is the 3 S's - I just don't think a lot of people are going to be grouse hunting with a shovel - but not a bad idea.
    • BringAnExtension
      Thank you gentlemen.  I knew I'd get a quick answer!
    • NorthwoodKing
      St. Croix Avid 6’6” Med - spinning $75 St. Croix Premier 6’ Med – spinning $75 St. Croix Premier 7’ Med – spinning $75 St. Croix Premier 6’ Med lite Fast – spinning $75 St. Croix Premier glass/graphite Moderate – trolling $75 Fenwick Eagle 6’6” Med Fast – spinning $75   Pflueger President Spinning reel  #6730 $60 Pflueger President Spinning reel  #6730 $60 Pflueger President Spinning reel  #6925 $70 Daiwa Sealine SG17LC3B $75  
    • leech~~
      Thanks for the Update, I think that I did see less birds out on Edwards as well later this summer. Hopefully they shoot 400 more next spring!