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Chains, not much of a debate

Discussion in 'Dog Debates' started by buddysmom, Jun 26, 2007.

  1. TigerDog

    TigerDog Good Dog

    Brutus is on a Titan® Welded Link Tie Out Chain, 20 ft. x 3.8 mm. Its not very heavy, maybe 6-8lbs for all 20ft of the chain. Its the only chain he hasn't broken...it feels very light when you pick it up by the end and drag it around. I don't even think Brutus notices it until he trips on it.:lol:
     
  2. Laced Wit Game

    Laced Wit Game Good Dog

    ten ft? could i go 20 or 30 without it making a difference?? its not so much the chain hangin from the dog but its him pulling the weight everytime he wants to go from one end of the spot to the next.
     
  3. CoolHandJean

    CoolHandJean Krypto Super Dog

    Yeah, all mine are on 15ft. except Tess has a 20ft (they didn't have any 15 ft available that day, so, we decided to go a size up instead of down).
     
  4. No one

    No one Big Dog

    My 9 year old dog don't even know the chain is there...

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  5. Quillez

    Quillez Little Dog

    You know i have spent time reading this forum and i think if you have a problem with someone owning "eight or more dogs" then you need to get a different breed, period. Buddy's Mom, you need to go back and know where and what your dog comes from. I don't care whether we like the fact that just because we don't use our dogs for the wrong reasons, we are right by not using chains. Because the fact of the matter is these dogs were designed from DAY ONE, built from day one, to do one thing... And that is how they are used to being cared for most of the time, OUT ON CHAINS. I have more respect for the people who just say, "it's not what i do, but i understand". For someone who owns a PBT to even say, "why do they need so many dogs" shows me that they don't love this breed they just love dogs. Seriously think about that. And of course there are some a--holes who don't do things properly, but that doesn't speak for everyone else PERIOD.

    ---------- Post added at 12:47 AM ---------- Previous post was at 12:45 AM ----------

    nOW YOU ARE SOMEONE WHO OBVIOUSLY THINKS BEFORE THEY WRITE, THANK YOU CHJ.
     
  6. Laced Wit Game

    Laced Wit Game Good Dog

    where did that come from?
     
  7. Miakoda

    Miakoda GRCH Dog

    For those that are just joining this discussion, please take the time to read the ENTIRE thread from beginning to end before calling someone out by name.

    For example, it doesn't take much to see throughout the thread that members such as buddysmom have since changed their views on chaining. And that was in large part to the factual and down-to-earth posting by several members that helped to change such minds.

    So let's keep this thread a good one for people to learn from and leave the hatred and rash posts untyped.
     
  8. Quillez

    Quillez Little Dog

    Call it what you want, i was just voicing my opinion like everyone else.
     
  9. Vicki

    Vicki Administrator Administrator

    Check the time stamp on the posts, read the ENTIRE thread, and check this member's history before calling her out by name. This thread was started over two years ago.
     
  10. Quillez

    Quillez Little Dog

    i see that but if i just seen it and made a post, then and if you look at the post, late posts are all over it, and i didn't call anyone out, there name, or yall just misread what i wrote. So buddys mom if you do read that don't misunderstand wat i wrote-i see that you changed your mind, which you didn't hav to that was more for those who have the same opinion as you had
     
  11. karma100

    karma100 Puppy

    Chains?

    Me? My dogs live inside as part of the family- I wouldn't have it any other way. :D
     
  12. XXX

    XXX Good Dog

    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gEsCz-w43S0"]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gEsCz-w43S0[/ame]

    Some dogs need to be tied up.... ;) LOL
     
  13. CoolHandJean

    CoolHandJean Krypto Super Dog

    That was a funny episode, NC. lol.
     
  14. odnarb

    odnarb Little Dog

    I think that was my Malinois in that video.
     
  15. buddysmom

    buddysmom Good Dog

    I understand basically it's hard to read through 15 pages of anything :)

    Basically when I see something that was originally started so long ago, but has been discussed recently, I find it best to browse through the last few pages and then join in the discussion at hand, but that's just me.

    Anyhow no biggie.
     
  16. pitless2208

    pitless2208 Big Dog

  17. APBTlover09

    APBTlover09 GRCH Dog

  18. Sabrina

    Sabrina Moderator

    What if the dog digs the axel/stake up?
     
    Last edited by a moderator: Apr 5, 2010
  19. CoolHandJean

    CoolHandJean Krypto Super Dog

    Not sure. None of my dogs have ever tried to dig up the stake.
     
  20. Sabrina

    Sabrina Moderator

    Bransen is very smart and a crazy digger. If I chained that's something I would worry about.
     

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