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Bloodlines Editor's Notes

Club Alert!

12/19/2013: In September, the following statement to our judges by Wayne Cavanaugh, was included in the Third Quarter Judges Newsletter, and was posted on the UKC website.
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The Coonhound Advisor

Q & A

08/12/2014: If only one dog remains in the hunt, that dog must hold its tree for five minutes before the dog may be handled. What about at the end of the hunt?
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Coonhound Bloodlines Editor's Notes

Club Alert!

04/03/2014: It’s time for our regular reminder to all UKC licensed clubs and associations to update their current list of officers every time an election is held. In many cases, this is done yearly, and the first duty of the new corresponding officer should be to send the list to UKC.
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DED News

Nosework Comes to the United Kennel Club!

07/01/2014: Nosework Comes to the United Kennel...
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Dog Show Tips

Episode 5: Movement Patterns

06/28/2012 03:14:18 PM: In episode 5 of Dog Show Tips, Will Alexander explains more about movement...
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Full Circle

UKC Master of Hounds Apprenticeship Policy Change

08/12/2014: UKC Master of Hounds Apprenticeship Policy...
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HTX = Coon Dog

Hunt Test Updates

07/09/2014: Hunt Test...
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Out On A Limb

Squirrel Dog World Championship

02/10/2014: As most of the country (including me) is basically snowed-in during this latest winter storm, I can’t help but think of better squirrel hunting days ahead.
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Notes From The Field

Sinfad's Bridge Opal 'Topaz' the Best of the Best (By Tom Dafnis)

09/20/2013: Topaz’s grandmother “Sinfad’s Casey May” is out of plantation stock from the Thomasville, GA area. She was bred to an All Age shooting dog that belonged to a dog trainer friend that ran a hunting operation for a large private plantation there. Her blood lines go back to some of the big running All Age dogs 30 years ago that are in the Hall of Fame today.
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Ringside Conversations

Breeding Top Dogs

04/09/2014: How fortunate is any breeder who has a top quality bitch to carry on his breeding program. It doesn’t happen all that frequently, so those thus blessed should feel obligated to do the very best possible for her when selecting a mate.
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Your Dog, Your Rights

The Dog Breeder Dilemma

08/08/2014: The Dog Breeder...
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Making a First Aid Kit for Your Dog
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Room with a View 101
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Breeder's Corner
Should I Breed My Dog?
Becoming A Responsible Breeder
Choosing A Reputable Breeder
Planning A Breeding
Placing Your Puppies In The Right Home
The Breeder’s List
Breeders’ FAQs