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Old 11-09-2017, 06:41 AM
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Anybody on here mix a lil bird dog in there squirrel dogs?
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Anybody on here mix a lil bird dog in there squirrel dogs?
My half setter half lab loves to chase them in the yard. Lols
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There's a lot more than you would think. You see a dog that's good at "winding" a squirrel, there is a real good chance he has it in his back ground. Hog hunters round here breed it into their dogs for the same reason.
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Old 11-09-2017, 05:55 PM
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Nope, to big of a waste of time. Just breed to a squirrel dog with good winding ability. There is no way to mix in a "little" bird dog in one generation.
but if you are taking a long term approach, it can be done in 2 or 3 generations, and it can make a tremendous improvement winding ability
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Yes, Iíve been working on it. This is a half bird dog x half Barger Feist cross. She just gave birth to three 1/4 bird dog x feist puppies.

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i bet she is a sqwerl treeing machine too.
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I crossed my Brittany with Coolwhipís Dam, Bargerís Tenn Babe.

This is the Sire....Denver.
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The true field bred bird dogs are bred to run. They hunt the field bred bird dogs off horses many times. If they stop running during the field trial, the dog gets picked up. Putting bird dog in your breeding puts winding ability and wheels on the dogs. They will flat hunt.
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that explains some of those 1000 yard plus trees we have seen before, huh?
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Some of the best known squirrel dogs had bird dog in them.

Blondie, Ranger, Freckles, Champ, Champ Jr...
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The very best squirrel treeing machine we ever had was 1/2 German Shorthair Pointer. Only problem we had with him was he hated skunks and would hunt them at night when able to get out of the pen. Kill them and come back to sleep under the truck. You knew quick, fast and in a hurry when he had gotten out and had a "good" night skunk hunting.
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My GSP bird dog loves squirrels. I don't hunt birds but I do like squirrel hunting. I haven't taken her squirrel hunting yet . I fear that she would chase a deer into the next county. Maybe if I get a gps for my gsp , I will try her at hunting squirrels.
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Some of the best known squirrel dogs had bird dog in them.

Blondie, Ranger, Freckles, Champ, Champ Jr...
And some very famous coondogs as well.
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