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Old 08-08-2016, 04:01 PM
 
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Very interesting read on the importance of dew claws. Many breeders of working hunting dogs are now leaving them intact as the benefit to having the dew claw outweighs the potential for injury.

https://gordonsetterexpert.org/2016/...e-remove-them/

The video is fascinating- I promise- nothing bad happens to the dogs; it may be upsetting to see the dogs struggling with the ice, but they are working dogs doing what they love doing. It is a fascinating demonstration of precisely why dew claws are so important.
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