Starting pen/conditioning

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Chase'em Down
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Starting pen/conditioning

Post by Chase'em Down » Mon Sep 24, 2018 6:29 pm

I have noticed quite a few take their seasoned trial dogs to 4-5 acre starting pens that are loaded with rabbit's to get them ran up before a trial... Does this really help the dog or could it truly hurt the hound and pick up bad habits as I've heard a few say??

packmaster
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Re: Starting pen/conditioning

Post by packmaster » Tue Sep 25, 2018 11:45 am

4 to 5 acre pen is a puppy pen.no way I`d be training seasoned dogs in a pen that small. Training in the wild is the only way to go. jmo.

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