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Farflung Wildrose: Syndicate Actvities (Part One)

By: Dr. Ben McClelland We can find Wildrose dog owner—pack members—across the continent and, indeed, the globe. Within the Wildrose pack is an active group of dog handlers that constitute the Wildrose Syndicate. The dictionary defines syndicate as an association … Continue reading

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Pilot on Board

By: Karen Weir-Jimerson Aah, the joy of a puppy! Our household has a puppy again, so we’ve rolled up the rugs, stowed the leather shoes on the highest closet shelf, and bravely opened up the house to our new fox-red … Continue reading

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A Kaleidoscope of Careers: FTCH Silversnipe Ledgend “Luke”

By: Erin Davis, Wildrose Kennels – Great Lakes FTCh Silversnipe Legend, better known as Luke, was an accomplished British Field Trial Champion who was imported from Scotland in 2011. He successfully sired puppies internationally and was a primary participant in “Wildrose on the Road” demonstrations across the United States. Luke retired from the breeding and joined my family in 2015. His … Continue reading

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Fried Deer Steaks

Recipe by: Mary Lee Henderson After thawing tenderized deer steaks, soak them in milk overnight. Drain milk the next morning and marinade deer steaks in Italian dressing. Heat oil in skillet on medium heat. (I prefer to use a cast … Continue reading

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Irie Goes To Court

By Dr. Scott Wilson, Director of Wildrose Service Companions We are excited to announce that Wildrose “Irie” is well on her way to becoming the first “Courtroom Dog” in Mississippi.   This summer Wildrose Irie, along with her trainer/handler Bess … Continue reading

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The Canopy

by: Mike Stewart This short clip of Diesel (FTCh Scott x Judy, DOB 3/31/16) owned by Chris Plummer, DE, trained and handled by Clint Swinney, demonstrates his enthusiasm for the hunt when he hits a canopy of ragweed cover, despite … Continue reading

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Strike-Back: The Basics

by: Mike Stewart Strike-Back Training is nothing new at Wildrose, actually it is a combination of several training phases the company has transcended over the years which has involved Pointers, Retrievers, Spaniels and even Beagles.  Strike-Back is training the Wildrose … Continue reading

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Adventure Stories: Wildrose Breeze

by:Vickie Raburn April 5th, 2013, whelping day. The puppies are coming! I had long anticipated and confidently prepared for the events to come… now the time was here. I had envisioned the perfect pup, my own female fox red to … Continue reading

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Specklebelly Nachos

Recipe from: Adam Van Sant, owner of Wildrose Dixie Ingredients: 30 dried guajillo chiles 20 dried ancho chiles 20 dried pasilla chiles 2 ½ cups orange juice Grated zest of 1 orange 1/3 firmly packed dark brown sugar 9 cloves … Continue reading

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Wildrose Associate Trainers

With multiple clients in all 50 states and every Canadian province, Wildrose has always embraced outreach as a means to provide services to our “Pack” by conducting regional seminars and through our unique training of Associate Trainers.  In addition to … Continue reading

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