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Postby chianti » April 29th, 2006, 11:34 pm

Hello guys, I'm new to the board. Located in Louisiana. I've been working with my current partner Mako for approixmately four years. We are the 2005 K9 ProSports Personal Protecton division champs. Looking forward to posting some of the working pics.
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Postby chianti » April 29th, 2006, 11:41 pm

A llittle more about me. I'm a K9 handler with a local Law enforcement agency. However my patrol partner is a malinois

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Postby Jenn » April 29th, 2006, 11:48 pm

Hello and welcome. :) Mako is a good looking guy.
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Postby satanscheerleader » April 30th, 2006, 2:42 am

Mako needs a big smooch! :D
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Postby Maryellen » April 30th, 2006, 7:00 am

Welcome!! please tell us more, what got you into the apbt breed? how long have you owned them?
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Postby Marinepits » April 30th, 2006, 7:25 am

Welcome! Great looking dog -- I love that first photo! :D
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Postby SisMorphine » April 30th, 2006, 8:10 am

Mako is so handsome!! I'd love to see some pics of your Malanois partner too.
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Postby Purple » April 30th, 2006, 8:18 am

Hello and Welcome!! Mako is one handsome dude!!!! :trollDance:
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Postby Patch O' Pits » April 30th, 2006, 9:04 am

Mako looks great! Welcome to the forum! :)
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Postby pitbullmamaliz » April 30th, 2006, 9:27 am

Welcome! Mako is gorgeous - give him a hug from me and my girl!
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Postby Asta » April 30th, 2006, 9:55 am

Hello and welcome :wave: Mako looks like such a smoochie guy indeed, very handsome :)

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Postby chianti » April 30th, 2006, 12:42 pm

I have been working with the American Pitbull Terrier for about 6 years now. I purchased Mako when he was 8 weeks old based on puppy test that we do for patrol work. I went to a few protection events some years back and had the oppurtunity to see some of them work. Needless to say I did some research and well, he we are today. I think I like the bond that the breed forms with its family the most. If you own one, then you know what I mean. It's been great. He an I have done alot to disprove some of the myths in our area. My department was initially against my owning one but once they saw how well behaved and "non-dog/people aggressive" he actually was they were truly impressed. Heck, I guess I get jealous sometimes because he has never met a stranger. Below is my current patrol partner, Hektor. He is will turned four years old on July 12th

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Postby Romanwild » April 30th, 2006, 5:48 pm

Hi and welcome to PBT!

I'm not on my home computer so I can't grant you access. I will soon or maybe cheeky will be on and be able to do it.

Congrats on the k-9 prosports championship!

I have met a couple of local people that do k-9 pro sports. :gruven:
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Postby Miakoda » May 1st, 2006, 2:27 am

Welcome! Not too long ago, I was a very near neighbor of yours (although I did not know you personally), living in the great city of Hammond. :wink:
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Postby chianti » May 1st, 2006, 9:53 am

So, I guess I'll ask here. Does anyone here have any experience with Nu Vet plus canine vitamins?
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Postby a-bull » May 1st, 2006, 10:03 am

Weclome! Nice looking gang you've got there!! :shock: I know the padding protects you during bitework, but how do you guys deal with rotator cuffs?? :?

Well, good luck, happy training and enjoy! :)
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Postby SpiritFngrz » May 1st, 2006, 12:28 pm

Welcome! Pretty pups. Chianti is my favorite wine :)
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Postby mnp13 » May 1st, 2006, 1:14 pm

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Postby rottgrl » May 4th, 2006, 3:11 pm

Welcome Chianti.....Mako is gorgeous! I love a workin man!

I do a lot of nutritional research, but I haven't heard anything about Nu Vet vitamins. Are you looking for an all-around supplement, or are you dealing with a specific issue??

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