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Subject: [Towertalk] Varmints
From: aa0cy@VRINTER.NET (Bob Wanderer)
Date: Mon, 6 Jan 2003 20:49:34 -0500
Actually, she was small considering her heritage.  About 60
lbs and 22 inches at the shoulder.  Fiercely protective.  If
anyone would have been stupid enough to attack either my
wife or me when she was around, she would have gone for the
jugular (literally).  Also, as befitting her heritage, she
loved booze.  While preferring the hard stuff, preferably
Cutty Sark, she came running with her little Tupperware bowl
whenever I pulled out a Foster's "oilcan" from the fridge.
She got the first ounce and I finished off the other 24.

Her destructiveness was found to be caused by separation
anxiety.  To prevent further damage, we got her a very large
crate and she  loved it.

-----Original Message-----
From: Lee Noonan []
Sent: Sunday, January 05, 2003 7:22 PM
To: Bob Wanderer; TOWERTALK
Subject: Re: [Towertalk] Varmints

So what You are saying Bob, is that Your Extra Large Dog,
was probably the
largest Varmint ever.....  Hi Hi

----- Original Message -----
From: "Bob Wanderer" <aa0cy@VRINTER.NET>
Sent: Monday, January 06, 2003 10:00 AM
Subject: RE: [Towertalk] Varmints

> Some animals just LOVE the taste of Bitter Apple!  I had
> dog who thought it was a great condiment complimenting the
> taste of the coffee table, dry wall, cinder block, and
> she loved to chew on.  OTOH, after she ate the dry wall in
> the living room we discovered that the contractor had not
> installed the level of insulation that had been paid for!
> Wonder how the dog knew that.
> 73
> Bob AA0CY
> (25 yrs breeding, training, and showing Norwegian
> Elkhounds--however, this particular dog was an Irish
> Wolfhound-Giant Schnauzer mix)
> -----Original Message-----
> From:
> []On Behalf Of Randy
> Wing
> Sent: Saturday, January 04, 2003 7:13 PM
> To:; Tower Talk Reflector
> Subject: Re: [Towertalk] Varmints
> Bitter Apple is a repellent that we have used to keep
> animals from using
> cable as a chew toy.
> It is available at most pet stores.
> Randy
> N0LD
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Kris Mraz" <>
> To: "Tower Talk Reflector" <>
> Sent: Saturday, January 04, 2003 5:53 PM
> Subject: [Towertalk] Varmints
> > I have a long control cable just lying on the ground
> > running out to a 4-square. Recently I found it chewed in
> half.
> > There were animal chew marks all along it.
> >
> > Can anyone recommend a way to prevent this from
> > other than burying the cable? OR- BRINGING IN THE
in a theater near You!!
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Kris N5KM
> >

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