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Old 16th Feb 2012, 12:56
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Nah....youre not missing anything colibri, the Americans have an unusual variation of that expression, but they mean the same thing.
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Old 16th Feb 2012, 16:02
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er.................................have I missed something in the video? It seems from the dogs behaviour that she couldn't care less about the helicopter noise above her.
Nope, you did not miss anything---guess is it the use of single or double negatives or something.

She is not bothered by helicopters...she has grown up around this one since she was 6 weeks old. I remember a time she was sleeping under it with her head rested in the skid, and would not move when I started up, so I lifted off and her head slowly slipped off the skid.

She swims in our dip sites--kinda fun trying to fit the bucket in along with her...



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Old 29th Mar 2012, 20:41
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Just one of the many reasons to love dogs!
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Old 29th Mar 2012, 22:26
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Talking Rescuedog!



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Old 30th Mar 2012, 10:46
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Do you parachute them in or do they just jump, seen pictures of them jumping but that one looks like it has attitude
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Old 31st Mar 2012, 16:12
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This is the greatest thread ever!! More photos please of pilot pooches

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Old 2nd Apr 2012, 01:12
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Some folks are a bit more relaxed....

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Old 13th Sep 2012, 17:55
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Well I do apologise for the lack of 'canine with copter' photo but will compensate for this by posting some photos in the near future I have of a German Shepherd in an Ecureuil.

In the meantime have a read of this and join with me in celebrating just how wonderful dogs are!
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Old 14th Sep 2012, 07:40
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Good dogi

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Old 5th Oct 2013, 18:02
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Dogs outside of helicopters



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Old 8th Dec 2013, 18:29
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Many farm dogs become familiar with their master's voice (or whistle) and follow their instructions. In Sweden however a handful of helicopter pilots have been specially trained to interpret barking in order to follow canine instructions regarding the intricacies of reindeer herding!

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Old 8th Dec 2013, 22:24
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If you keep them well fed, those heli pilots are quick learners you know.

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Old 15th Dec 2013, 17:08
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The owner of N150SF recently took his dog to the canine training centre in Swansea.

Photos courtesy of A1K9.


SA341G N150SF at A1K9's training centre in Swansea


With canine passenger .. Gizmo


Gizmo says .. "Do I really have to go in there?"
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Old 15th Dec 2013, 17:19
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Cfr picture was brilliant

I showed it to dog lovers and EMS in ATL plenty of smiles, also respect MIL dogs in action!
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