Letters from the Front Line:Anton: That’s “coursing” of course!Anton: Wah Im gob smacked what a beautiful beautiful cuddle puddle of a dog that she is, and aren’t they all in each their own way. They do actually use BC/greyhound or whippet crosses in the UK to produce coursing dogs, pups are...Anton: “Happy holidays” We all get two weeks off to do the pagan stuff in Europe, a very popular holiday period. Many from the North head to the Med for a short break and early taste of springs fecundity. The Greeks do...Kathy Bittorf: Well, good point how ever you see it in your world. Regardless it is a good time of year to start your seedlings. If you grow your own vegetables or a herb garden, start getting the soil ready for late spring plantings....retrieverman: Ostara the most holy, thou hast certainly blessed us all! (Even though if you look up this goddess, you won’t find it anywhere but some second hand sources. LOL)Anne: I feel the same way about my old dog. She passed away in 2007, but thinking about her still makes me smile.UrbanCollieChick: I like how you posted to let this make one consider whether or not they want a border collie; your phrasing on the 2014 re-post of this, and other videos. Actually this makes me WANT one! Happy Pagan days to you!Jennifer: And there is no reason why you can’t keep a large gene pool and breed with a mind towards original intent. If you have a good dog that maybe is a bit lacking in the retrieving/gun dog/water dog talents, but is very nice...Jennifer: I think if you are breeding Labradors you should probably study the breed’s history, find the original usage(s) for them, and keep those abilities in mind when you set up your breeding program. You most definitely could...Kathy Bittorf: Chris I have found your investigative questioning on this topic most intriguing. I have always ponder the Puppet Masters.Kathy Bittorf: Well, this should not happen again if AKC takes time to address the phenotype misjudging? Science now tells us through merle gene markers results. There exist, not just double dilutes or just the defectives of white merle...
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