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05-05-2011, 10:11 PM
Since it has been warming up a bit I been brushing Hazel most afternoons and saving some of the hair. I know tying with dog hair is nothing new but since they have this here depression on I figured I'd give it go.
Not my "tightest" Adams but I'm more interested in what you think about the tail? Will this dog hunt?
My little source.
05-06-2011, 08:01 AM
Nice looking Para Adams.
I still have some dubbing from a lab/chessie retrieverthat died 15 years ago!
05-06-2011, 08:50 AM
That's a great looking fly, I like parachute Adams, but I always have trouble with the post. yours looks really good.
Thanks for sharing
05-06-2011, 10:49 AM
Looks pretty good to me! I've only used dog hair for the posts on my adams.
05-06-2011, 03:19 PM
I tie a nymph with hair from my son's black lab; fly is called Beadhead Hogan. I tied a sort of pheasant tail using thick brown button thread. Caught fish in the park with it! Got some white hair to tie a Beadhead Lucky.
old east tn boy
05-06-2011, 09:04 PM
Ms. Annie is a shedding machine! I can get enough black hair off of her in one session with a defurminator comb to last for a long time! She doesn't particularily care for the grooming though. As soon as I finish she goes and finds something stinky to roll in!!!
05-24-2011, 08:35 AM
Thanks for the idea Grouseman.
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