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by ADG
Sat Mar 13, 2010 11:55 pm
Forum: Pets
Topic: dog bite stats 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 967

dog bite stats 2009

top ten lists for dog bites by breed, how many breeds of dogs are in the UK? last year Border Collies were number 7, pitbulls were number 8, and if you google both breeds there are estimated 2.5 times the amount of pitbulls than there are border collies, which makes the pit bull a far safer man dog ...
by ADG
Thu Mar 11, 2010 7:23 am
Forum: Pets
Topic: Need advice about getting a puppy...
Replies: 29
Views: 5016

Re: Need advice about getting a puppy...

wells said MW, I to have trained dogs for the prison service and TV and about 3 years ago got a lot of flack about one of my articles "Not a Collie" but got far more letters of support, I agree greyhounds, whippets, lurchers are almost the non existant pet all they do is sleep lol, theres plenty of ...
by ADG
Mon Mar 08, 2010 7:45 am
Forum: Pets
Topic: Need advice about getting a puppy...
Replies: 29
Views: 5016

Re: Need advice about getting a puppy...

ADG - I believe Jack Russells and Labradors are statistically most common biters. Could be just cos there are a lot of them. Not sure about other statistics. Largely, but not always, I also believe there is no such thing as a bad dog, just bad owner. Having said that, instinct of breed purpose can ...
by ADG
Sun Mar 07, 2010 9:34 am
Forum: Pets
Topic: Need advice about getting a puppy...
Replies: 29
Views: 5016

Re: Need advice about getting a puppy...

MMM...no bone...I am in command!!!! :wink: If ya believe that you'd believe anything :roll: ADG, they do make good pets providing the owner is aware of their needs. They are very loyal and will chase a ball til their paws bleed! :wink: Clyde would! lol Great dogs for obediance and especially agilty...
by ADG
Sat Mar 06, 2010 8:18 pm
Forum: Pets
Topic: Need advice about getting a puppy...
Replies: 29
Views: 5016

Re: Need advice about getting a puppy...

border collies dont make good pets they take a lot of stimulation as a breed on the whole, and they have what could be considered a lot of strange quirks, however a genuine collie greyhound is a different matter, all the strangeness and hyper activity seems to disapear, and the merles look stunning ...
by ADG
Thu Mar 04, 2010 7:40 am
Forum: Livestock
Topic: despatching rabbits humanely
Replies: 4
Views: 656

Re: despatching rabbits humanely

so long as you fold the neck back as far as it will go , no real strength is needed , my 11yr old can do it anyway
by ADG
Wed Mar 03, 2010 8:26 pm
Forum: Livestock
Topic: Rehabilitiating Battery Hens
Replies: 10
Views: 1607

Re: Rehabilitiating Battery Hens

if you have a victim bird the best thing to do is hang a cauliflower up so it is swinging freely and at a height where the birds have to stretch their necks to reach, this occupies them leaving the hen to recover, they wont lay unless they have been throught their moult if the feathers are growing b...
by ADG
Sun Feb 21, 2010 2:52 pm
Forum: Eco Products and Innovations
Topic: Cesspit question
Replies: 17
Views: 7788

Re: Cesspit question

here you go this is the simplest I've found

http://www.mtmdrains.co.uk/tankoperation.html
by ADG
Sun Feb 21, 2010 2:51 pm
Forum: Eco Products and Innovations
Topic: Cesspit question
Replies: 17
Views: 7788

Re: Cesspit question

no they all have soakaways they need to have, if its filling up and coming over its because they have soakaway problems
by ADG
Fri Feb 19, 2010 10:46 pm
Forum: Eco Products and Innovations
Topic: Cesspit question
Replies: 17
Views: 7788

Re: Cesspit question

all cess pits have soak aways they have to or they would be full in no time, a good active pitshould only need emptying every couple of years as the soil matter does eventually build up, byt the sweet water(god knows how it got that name) goes out through the soakaway , another good thing to plant n...
by ADG
Sun Feb 14, 2010 6:22 am
Forum: Livestock
Topic: I want some meat rabbits
Replies: 7
Views: 1285

Re: I want some meat rabbits

this is a scottish site try these they may help in your quest

http://www.sac.ac.uk/consulting/service ... production
by ADG
Sun Feb 14, 2010 6:12 am
Forum: How do I??
Topic: beech hedge
Replies: 14
Views: 2207

Re: beech hedge

grandad used to line his potato trenches all leaves then put his seed pots on top of them before covering over, he then used to pull the cleanest most even pots you have ever seen
by ADG
Sun Feb 14, 2010 6:09 am
Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
Topic: demijohns wanted
Replies: 4
Views: 1458

Re: demijohns wanted

I believe you're right :lol:
by ADG
Sat Feb 13, 2010 8:58 pm
Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
Topic: demijohns wanted
Replies: 4
Views: 1458

Re: demijohns wanted

done that, and carboots and free cycle, typically I have seen them everywhere until I want some, altho I did get some heat straps for the buckets via free-cycle in the village lol
by ADG
Sat Feb 13, 2010 10:01 am
Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
Topic: demijohns wanted
Replies: 4
Views: 1458

demijohns wanted

demijohns and homebrew equipment wanted in south lincs or west norfolk area can anyone help me?
Darren
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