Duck Hunting for puddlers like Mallards, Sprig (Pintails), Black ducks, Widgeons, Woodducks, Teal, and other ducks.
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I have a few beaver ponds that i hunt woodies in and there are some sticks in them. Is this a threat to my Black Lab? I have talked to a few people and some said they have had to save dogs that were hung on the sticks and others said that hunting in a beaver pond is just another day in a duck dogs life.What do you guys think about it? Any help appreciated. Thanks in advance.
If that don't lite your fire , your wood's wet . - Jim Ronquest
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The majority of the first 8 years of my hunting career were spent over a small beaver pond that was full of wood. My dog never had a problem with any of it, she'd swim right through the smaller stuff and climb up and over anything larger.
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my biggest concern is the dog runnnin full sprint into a stick under the water. the farm had a dog one time chase a cat in to the woods came back with a stick stuck in his shoulder bout 2 in deep. no personal experience though
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renegadeduck wrote:my biggest concern is the dog runnnin full sprint into a stick under the water. the farm had a dog one time chase a cat in to the woods came back with a stick stuck in his shoulder bout 2 in deep. no personal experience though
Thats why I wear a vest on my dog.
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If I am really concerned, I will take my dog's collar off. This helps with the snags.
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