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'Olympics for Bird Dogs': Trainer Credits Dogs for Helping to Heal His Heart

Offbeat  (tags: Olympics for bird dogs, trials, trainer, heart attack, amazing )

- 638 days ago -
They call it the "Olympics for bird dogs." It's the annual National Bird Dog Field Trials, which are held at Ames Plantation in Tennessee --but it's more than just a competition, it's a lifestyle with amazing heart and zeal.

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Helen Porter (39)
Thursday February 27, 2014, 3:37 am
And the Bird Dogs say, "What's an animal for?"

The activists say, "STOP hurting those who love you."

Birgit W. (155)
Thursday February 27, 2014, 1:37 pm

Kamia T. (90)
Thursday February 27, 2014, 3:08 pm
I could believe the working with dogs would save a person's life. It takes you out of yourself, and when you see how much they rely upon your guidance, leadership and companionship, you have no choice but to get out of your pity party.

Ruth C. (264)
Friday February 28, 2014, 5:22 pm
I could not live if I did not have my babies with, they make my life joyful everyday!
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