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02-23-2007, 11:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,326
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Has anyone bird hunted?

I hunt pheasant every chance I get and my wallet and wife will allow. I try to get out once or twice to a game farm before the season opens up and then at least once a week during the season to...
02-23-2007, 11:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,584
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Wilson's Snipe (aka Common Snipe)

I have never openly hunted them, but have tended to find them near a water source in thick cover. Very similar to everything else that has been stated here.

Rebel has also brought up a great...
02-23-2007, 10:56 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,321
Posted By porknbeans

RE: What Type of Shotgun do You Use?

Beretta, Silver Pidgeon, S, 20ga
01-01-2007, 08:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,082
Posted By porknbeans

RE: What are you opinions of each store?

RMA, the biggest obstacle to overcome is to know that you are around. Let's face it, the big box stores have a marketing machine that is able to constantly keep their name in front of a person. After...
12-27-2006, 04:24 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,082
Posted By porknbeans

RE: What are you opinions of each store?

I have had excellent luck with Cabellas and their customer service and selection is top notch. They can be a little pricey, but there are so many sales patience pays off. I don't like Bass Pro. I...
12-27-2006, 04:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 745
Posted By porknbeans

RE: THe day after Christmas

Dale, you may not have come home with a bag full of birds, but I bet the next time you get together with your friends you'll have plenty of stories to tell. I bet it was a great day to be out with...
12-22-2006, 01:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,338
Posted By porknbeans

RE: IS YOUR SHOTGUN HEAVY?

sproulman,I was talking to a guy in a gunshop today and he suggested to wait until after the holidays. He said that within the last 2-4 weeks they have been getting slammed with gun sales. He...
Forum: Miscellaneous
12-22-2006, 06:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By porknbeans

RE: MERRY XMAS TO ALL.

May Santa leave you what you want under the tree, may you find all that you can eat at the table and may your families be happy and safe. A very Merry Christmas to one and all.
12-21-2006, 07:25 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,075
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Under armor-is it worth the money

I've got the coldgear, duofold, mountain hardwear as well as some natural products. I really like the synthetics as a base layer and believe that you should buy what you can afford. I really like the...
12-21-2006, 07:13 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,338
Posted By porknbeans

RE: IS YOUR SHOTGUN HEAVY?

I've got a 12ga BPS and will hopefully be going to a 20ga Beretta soon. I'm looking for the change more for the flexibility that the Beretta will offer hunting grouse. I don't give up much (in my...
12-21-2006, 07:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,788
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Black birds-Great Target Practice

A couple of years ago, I noticed that there is a season on crows. When I was a kid the only thing determined the season on crows was whether or not it was daylight. I have to admit that when I was a...
12-21-2006, 06:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,005
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Fake Pheasant....

I guess I enjoy watching my dog work a field andthe rush of the flush too much to even consider something like this. Is hunting from the roadside that big of a problem in PA? I might understand it in...
12-20-2006, 04:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,224
Posted By porknbeans

RE: New Way to Kill Partridges!(pic)

Reminds me of that comedy bit from Ron White about his brother-in-law and deer hunting!
12-20-2006, 04:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,410
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Northern Wisconsin Grouse

I hunted up around Tomahawk at the beginning of the season and saw a few. Not great, but I don't have much experience in grouse hunting either. I certainly will be making it more often now though....
12-20-2006, 04:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,145
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Iowa Pheasants???

I was in this part of the state the first part of November. We saw alot of birds and had a great time. I hunted all private land, but saw plenty of people hitting the public stuff. You might want to...
Forum: Sporting Dogs
09-15-2006, 04:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,112
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Innotek training collar?

Just like DocE, I have heard nothing but bad things about Innotek.Ihad a chance to talk toone of their pros last year. He seemed to be reluctantly positive about them, but would agree that they have...
Forum: Sporting Dogs
09-14-2006, 06:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,100
Posted By porknbeans

RE: I got a pup!!!

Congratulations on your new partner! Treat them right and show them love and respect and the dog will do anything to keep that coming.
Forum: Sporting Dogs
09-07-2006, 09:39 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 28,908
Posted By porknbeans

RE: best dog for pheasant hunting?

Mite, very well said. Take your time. This is a choice that you will live with for (hopefully) at least the next 12 years. Hunt with as many as possible. Talk to as many owners, trainers and breeders...
09-07-2006, 09:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,481
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Under Armour Hunting Clothes

You might be correct that there is spandex in the product, but I don't think it's as simple as you make it out to be.My understanding ofspandex is that it is a fabric, like cotton or polyester. What...
09-07-2006, 07:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,481
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Under Armour Hunting Clothes

I really like the stuff, but I use it more for the cold weather. I find that the cold gear is very good and very comfortable. If you can get past the part that you are going to look like a lumpy hot...
09-05-2006, 11:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 900
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Alternative to Lead...

What is the upside/downside of using the Tungsten (other than the cost) over Bismuth? I have to admit, I'm pretty much in the same boat as mustad although I probably shoot 3-4x the shells per year.
Forum: Sporting Dogs
09-01-2006, 07:43 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 13,110
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Perfect dog

The puddlepointer isn't actually a new dog. I did a google search on them a few weeks back out of curiosity and found out that they have been around for well over a 100 years. They originally came...
08-31-2006, 11:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,499
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Irish Setter Boots

I bought a pair for upland hunting a couple of years back. Very comfortable and agreat price. The only complaint that I have is that the tread isn't very aggressive. Irish Setter must think that...
Forum: Sporting Dogs
08-21-2006, 07:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,405
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Brittany Spaniel Question and Picture

I have a Brit with white on her ear and trust me, she is all Brit. That is a great looking dog. You also might want to check the breeders papers on the lineage to calm your concerns.
Forum: Sporting Dogs
08-21-2006, 07:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,536
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Upland Bird Dog Enthusiast

Jonesy:

Thanks for helping to organize this. It is out of my area, but it is good to see clinics like this offered. Keep up the good work and the good advice.
Forum: Sporting Dogs
08-21-2006, 07:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 830
Posted By porknbeans

RE: gun dog training DVDs For Sale Huntsmith

Jeremy:

Are you sour on the Huntsmith system? Just curious if you have found a system that works better for you or if it wasn't what you were expecting. I've already got copies and keep going...
08-21-2006, 07:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 820
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Pheasents

It sounds like you need to thank somebody in your area for creating some good habitat. The added bonus to this is that other game will benefit from the habitat too. If you don't want to see those...
06-29-2006, 02:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,863
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Knives??????????????????????????????

I've got aRandall on order right now. I did quite a bit of research at trade shows and on the internet before I made the plunge. I've got 3 less expensive knives from Buck, Gerber and KaBar. I can't...
06-29-2006, 02:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,233
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Wool Clothing

When you are buying wool be sure to look for Merino Wool. It is softer, less scratchy, better at keeping a body regulated (both warm and cool) andbetter at wicking moisture than regular rag wool....
Forum: Sporting Dogs
06-29-2006, 01:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 842
Posted By porknbeans

RE: ever hear of a product called Biospot

I have heard of Biospot causing death in some pets. Biospot works through the nervous system of the dog while Fronline works through the skin. I'm not a vet and this is just my understanding so if...
Forum: Sporting Dogs
04-04-2006, 06:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,222
Posted By porknbeans

RE: 4 weeks old now (Pups)

How can you not like pups? Beyond their innocene the potential and fun that they have within are great things. What is their lineage/background?
Forum: Sporting Dogs
04-04-2006, 06:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,212
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Brutal day yesterday

I'm sorry for your loss. The crazy things become such a part of your life (and family) that it is a huge loss. I can't imagine the loss you are going through and don't quite know how I'll deal with...
04-04-2006, 06:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,372
Posted By porknbeans

RE: BRITTANY PUPS FINALLY ARRIVE

Nice pic. It looks like everybody is resting comfortably. How about some lineage info? Where are you located?
03-13-2006, 01:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 7,595
Posted By porknbeans

Mossberg Silver Reserve Series

I ran across these guns and was wondering if anybody knows anything about how good they are. I've heard that they are made in Turkey. I was looking to buy a more expensive o/u, but I'm having a hard...
03-09-2006, 01:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,480
Posted By porknbeans

RE: 12 or 20

Well, personal insults and theatrics aside, I like o/u's. I'm looking at the 20ga also.
03-09-2006, 12:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 920
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Pigeons

I've done it two different ways. One is to tuck the head under a wing until it falls asleep and the other is to tip the bird upside down and gently pull on the legs (which puts them to sleep).
03-08-2006, 12:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 920
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Pigeons

There is a place in Janesville, Wisconsin called McFarlanes. I think that they are the worlds largest hatchery for Pheasant. I also believe that they may have pidgeons (or at least a line on where to...
03-08-2006, 12:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,127
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Difference in Upland and Hunting Boots?

I agree with upland boots generally being "normal" hunting boots with a less agressive sole and lighter weight. Although I have never owned Cabelas boots, I have heard good things about them. I have...
Forum: Sporting Dogs
03-03-2006, 08:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,954
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Best Bird Dog Trainers

Personally, I believe that the best trainer for your dog, is yourself. You may not have the most experience, patience, exposure, awards or time, but what the training process will teach you about...
03-03-2006, 07:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,351
Posted By porknbeans

RE: side by side or over & under

I have shot both sxs and o/u, but own neither. I prefer the look and feel of an o/u. I agree that personal preference is probably the biggest factor. That being said, not enough can be said about...
02-20-2006, 07:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,054
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Over/Under Question

Posted: If it's any consolation, I got it.
02-14-2006, 06:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,324
Posted By porknbeans

RE: SD pheasant hunt (pics)

Great pics. Judging by the smiles, I would guess that a good time was had by all.
02-14-2006, 06:28 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,054
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Over/Under Question

Yea, but a 12 ga will bring ALL lawyers down. :D
02-13-2006, 06:43 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,054
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Over/Under Question

I have been going through the same decision process over the last few months. Everything that has been suggested about size andfeel is dead on. As far as weight of a 12 ga o/u, in the price range...
01-26-2006, 07:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,638
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Successful Grouse hunt - pic w/dog

Good looking Brit. I have one that will be 2 in April and she has been a nice addition to the family and a good hunting companion. I had hoped to get her into grouse this last fall, but blew out my...
01-26-2006, 07:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 418
Posted By porknbeans

RE: First Day with...

Judging by the smiles, I would guess that the "ones that got away" will make for some good conversation over a meal of the ones that didn't! Congrats and I agree with your comment about getting out...
01-26-2006, 07:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,185
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Check out these pheasants!!!

A nice set of tailfeathers you got there. It looks like you had fun with friends and got some game to boot. Don't know much about varmint hunting so I can't comment on the 'yote.
01-26-2006, 06:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 527
Posted By porknbeans

RE: Just checking in

Birdman, welcome to the forum. I can also attest to what Mite has said. I use it on my Brit and she is coming along nicely. She will be 2 in April. Good luck with her and hop on over to the hunting...
01-26-2006, 06:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 962
Posted By porknbeans

RE: GPS

I have a Garmin 60 CS and just bought the Navigator v7 software. It is great for use in the field and I can now use it to help me around the city. I can highly recommend this setup.
01-20-2006, 12:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 570
Posted By porknbeans

RE: last day

Congratulations! You are officially contaminated with the Pheasant hunting virus. May you never find a cure and good hunting!
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