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01-04-2007, 02:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,946
Posted By marty IL

RE: Fake Pheasant....

The fact that he was ground swatting pheasants was what got his arse in a sling. Had he walked over to the rooster to FLUSH it so he could shoot it on the wing he would have saw it was a fake. No...
Forum: Sporting Dogs
11-29-2006, 09:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,117
Posted By marty IL

RE: Opinions on Spaniels

I've got a field bred English Cocker. He's the perfect size to compliment my big yellow Lab. (they're stackable) Great little hunter and he can go all day (when it isn't hot out). Clumbers can get...
11-29-2006, 09:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 9,852
Posted By marty IL

RE: please help----shot a hen!!!!!!!

I was hunting with a new couple of guys and my oldest son on opening day of the Iowa season and one of the guys I was with mis-identified a couple of hens and drew my son into the action as they each...
Forum: Sporting Dogs
10-25-2006, 08:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 425
Posted By marty IL

RE: best all around dog?

My male field bred English Cocker is right at 38lbs and he's now 2 1/2 years old. Flushes and retrieves just awesome. Stays in range and hunts hard. Perfect manners in the house.
Forum: Sporting Dogs
10-24-2006, 01:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 28,796
Posted By marty IL

RE: best dog for pheasant hunting?

Another point to consider is the eight or so months of the year that you are not hunting pheasants. Will you keep it in a kennel outside or will it be in the house with the family? How good of a...
10-06-2006, 08:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,892
Posted By marty IL

RE: DO you pick up your shotgun shells

I reload mine so yes I pick them up. I also pick up most other emptiesbecause I consider them litter. I don't pick up paper and pop cans like I should because I just don't have the room in my game...
Forum: Midwest
09-20-2006, 07:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 998
Posted By marty IL

RE: Wanted - wild Illinois pheasant hunt

Don, if I drive sort of fast I can reach the Misssisippi River in about 90 minutes. I have been invited to hunt the Iowa opener and thenI plan on making at least onemore trip to hunt NW Iowa with...
Forum: Midwest
09-20-2006, 05:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 998
Posted By marty IL

Wanted - wild Illinois pheasant hunt

Hi folks. I know that the midwest forum is mainly deer hunters, but I was hoping someone might be able to direct me to an opportunity for a private property wild pheasant hunt someplace in Illinois...
09-13-2006, 07:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,300
Posted By marty IL

RE: dove?

The way I do it is cut both wings off with kitchen sheers right next to the body as close as you can. Then using your thumbs rub the feathers off of the breast. Take your finger or thumb and slip it...
Forum: Sporting Dogs
09-10-2006, 11:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,402
Posted By marty IL

RE: Thinkin about gettin a bird dog...

Get yourself a field bred English Cocker Spaniel (not the hairy, droopy eared show dog). Great house pet, smalland loves to retrieve. Dove is just one of the game birds they love to retrieve.

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08-27-2006, 06:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,289
Posted By marty IL

RE: anyone pheasant hunt state land in IL.?

I hunt state land. I hunt Sand Ridge State Forest and Johnson-Sauk Trail State Park. I buy my permits on-line and on a rare occasion I go and try to get in stand-by. I hunt Sand Ridge early in the...
05-04-2006, 05:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 824
Posted By marty IL

RE: your feelings about buying and leasing land?

As long as nobody develops the land and ruin it for hunting by putting a "house in the country with a view" I don't care if somebody leases it or buys it.
04-16-2006, 09:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,295
Posted By marty IL

RE: Stevens SxS opinions sought

I have a Steven's 20ga SxS and like the way it handles. The only thing I don't care for is the barrels are choked modified and full. I'm going to spend the $50 this summer to have the full choke...
Forum: Midwest
03-30-2006, 06:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,084
Posted By marty IL

RE: Waterfowl Hunting In Wisconsin Question???

Contact the conservation police. If anybody would know, they would. (as in - if you were caught hunting there what would the fine be)
Forum: Hunting Dogs
03-30-2006, 06:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 659
Posted By marty IL

RE: INNOTEK ADV 300 DOG COLLAR

I have one and found it works really, really well if you change the prongs to the long ones.
03-30-2006, 06:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 920
Posted By marty IL

RE: SW Quail Organizations

Restocking is has been proven to be pretty much a buffet for predators. Habitat protects from predators so ifthe area has quail they need habitat to flourish.
03-27-2006, 10:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 920
Posted By marty IL

RE: SW Quail Organizations

As successful as Pheasants Forever has been, I think that Quail Forever should be able to get the job done - providing the farmers/ranchers/state agencieswork with them.
Forum: Sporting Dogs
03-26-2006, 07:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 599
Posted By marty IL

RE: Lab training

A year and a half old Lab is still considered a pup by most (up to two or so). If the dog has been learning the obedience commands there is no reason why she can't start learning retriever/upland...
03-26-2006, 06:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,083
Posted By marty IL

RE: roadkill pheasant

What has the temps been like? If it has been cold for most of the time it has been dead the possibility of worms and/or bacteria is probably pretty low. Probably lower than a bird shot first thing in...
Forum: Midwest
03-19-2006, 06:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,125
Posted By marty IL

RE: looking for hunting buddies in il

Beagler1980, I'm an Illinois bird hunter, but I'm south of you about three hundred miles. Good luck with finding a buddy up your way. Several of us down here in central Illinois have started a...
Forum: Sporting Dogs
03-16-2006, 06:05 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 358
Posted By marty IL

Spaniel Club of Central Illinois

Yep, it's official - a name and everything. We here in central Illinois (and that is really a big area) have started a Spaniel training club. Please pass on to everyone that you know that has a...
Forum: Sporting Dogs
03-10-2006, 08:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 934
Posted By marty IL

RE: Cocker Spaniel

Thanks for the mention Jonesy - here's my little Barney at 16 months after just getting his AKC Junior Hunter title. He's probably 21 months old now.

The web site Jonesy meant was...
03-09-2006, 06:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 892
Posted By marty IL

RE: Pigeons

If you want to put scent down for your dog, you can get a bottle of scent and very lightly sprinkle (more of a mist) the area AROUND the pigeon - just a small circle of scent where you planted your...
03-08-2006, 05:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 892
Posted By marty IL

RE: Pigeons

If you have an Amish folks close by check with them. They either have some or you may get a kid to catch you some for a couple bucks each. Also you can check at community auctions - they're just...
Forum: Sporting Dogs
02-27-2006, 12:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 499
Posted By marty IL

Who keeps pigeons for training?

I am in the process of finishing up a pigeon loft w/flight pen and will be picking up a few pigeons over the next month or so at the community auctions we have around the area. What is the best feed...
02-18-2006, 07:27 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,360
Posted By marty IL

RE: Bird dog opinions???

I might be the exception to the rule of staying with one breed - I started out with a GSP named Moose and after he passed I got an ESS named Bandit. After he passed I got a big yellow Lab named Levi...
Forum: Hunting Gear
01-31-2006, 09:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 621
Posted By marty IL

RE: Rattler brand upland hunting chaps

cj7zrcool - sent you a PM
Forum: Hunting Gear
01-30-2006, 05:49 AM
01-26-2006, 05:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 868
Posted By marty IL

RE: purchasing gaming birds

Do you have pigeons?
Forum: Sporting Dogs
01-24-2006, 07:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 299
Posted By marty IL

spaniel training

If any of you know someone around Illinois (mostly central) that has a "field type" spaniel (fbESS, fbECS, fbACS, Clumber, Field Spaniel, Boykin, etc.) there is a group of us starting a "spaniel...
Forum: Hunting Gear
01-17-2006, 05:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 621
Posted By marty IL

Rattler brand upland hunting chaps

Real good, slightly used, pair of Rattler brand upland hunting chaps size regular (about 30 inch inseam). Looking to sell for $10 plus actual cost of shipping to you USPS priority mail. email me at...
Forum: Sporting Dogs
12-30-2005, 07:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,436
Posted By marty IL

RE: AZ hunting dogs

One of the most popular years ago (and may still be) is the GSP on dove and Arizona quail.
Forum: Sporting Dogs
12-29-2005, 06:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 759
Posted By marty IL

RE: New Years Resolutions

I plan on steadying up my Cocker and entering him in AKC senior hunt tests. I'll also work with my big brute of a Lab and see about entering him in some retriever junior hunt tests.
Forum: Sporting Dogs
12-29-2005, 02:52 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 45,274
Posted By marty IL

RE: Your hunting dog names

The working Cocker is making a come back. I bought Barney from Blue Chip Kennels in Hampton, IA. and there are a number of great breeders in Wisconsin and Minnesota. Check out the "Cockers in the...
Forum: Midwest
12-29-2005, 01:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 976
Posted By marty IL

RE: Proud Papa's have your sons ready

Three of my four boys all went through hunter's safety course around 12 years of age. I took them shooting prior to that just to see if they could handle a 20ga SxS shotgun (the lightest shotgun I...
Forum: Sporting Dogs
12-29-2005, 12:57 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 45,274
Posted By marty IL

RE: Your hunting dog names

4 year old yellow lab named Levi and a 20 month old field bred English Cocker Spaniel named Barney. Levi was almost one when I bought him and Barney was 5 months old when I bought him so they were...
Forum: Sporting Dogs
12-29-2005, 06:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,626
Posted By marty IL

RE: size matters

field bred English Cocker Spaniel is just what you are looking for. Here's Barney at 16 months sitting with his AKC Junior Hunter ribbons. He's 20 months now and is anuts for pheasants. Does great on...
Forum: Sporting Dogs
12-29-2005, 05:56 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,211
Posted By marty IL

RE: Favorite Color Of Lab?

As labs go - only Yellow (but my little Cocker is black)

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Forum: Sporting Dogs
12-29-2005, 05:49 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 15,413
Posted By marty IL

RE: lets see a pic of your hunting Buddy!

Here's a picture of my two pheasant hunting fools. Levi the yellow Lab is 4 and Barney the fbECS is 20 months. Barney has his AKC Junior Hunter title.




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12-29-2005, 05:09 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,169
Posted By marty IL

RE: What's your favorite load for Pheasant?

For years I've been using my reloads of 1 1/8 oz of #4 steel (1265 fps). Recently started using Kent 1 1/16 oz of #2 steel (1550 fps). I'm impressed with them - great knock down power.
12-14-2003, 03:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,328
Posted By marty IL

RE: Taste of birds

The best way to field dress a pheasant is to make a small slit between the breast and ass and just reach in and grab the big knot (gizzard) and pull. Put a couple ice cubes in the cavity or if...
12-14-2003, 02:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,892
Posted By marty IL

RE: Best load for pheasants?

I reload my own and have great success with a 1 and 1/8 oz load of steel #4 in a Remington Black unibody hull. It gives me 1275fps and has good knock down power out to about 45-50 yards. (after that...
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