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by nivenj
Sat Dec 12, 2015 4:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Question about breeders (UK)
Replies: 42
Views: 4363

Re: Question about breeders (UK)

Some of the posts on here are being economical with the truth. Some of the "registered" breeders as accepted by the "Official TDR", and again, do your research here, as the word "official" is as "official" as a self appointed group can be, are barely better than puppy mills. I'm not sure I understa...
by nivenj
Sat Dec 12, 2015 3:43 am
Forum: General
Topic: Question about breeders (UK)
Replies: 42
Views: 4363

Re: Question about breeders (UK)

My honest advice is to do a bit more research. Some of the posts on here are being economical with the truth. Some of the "registered" breeders as accepted by the "Official TDR", and again, do your research here, as the word "official" is as "official" as a self appointed group can be, are barely be...
by nivenj
Thu Feb 20, 2014 4:02 pm
Forum: Other Tamaskan Links
Topic: Rahne's Database
Replies: 47
Views: 2532

Re: Rahne's Database

Is not the "National Tamaskan Club UK" that you have as your signature and pic the Blus club? Didn't you make the http://www.tamaskandogregister.com/ (expired domain) your site that went on bashing the real TDR and claimed that the Blus ran the 'true' TDR? If I am wrong, then I apologize as this wa...
by nivenj
Mon Feb 10, 2014 3:47 pm
Forum: Other Tamaskan Links
Topic: Rahne's Database
Replies: 47
Views: 2532

Re: Rahne's Database

And the Tamaskans you are supporting from Blustag and Blufawn indeed will not flourish because of those 2 individuals on their power trip (yes, I am aware you were not talking about those two). I'm supporting Blustag and Blufawn? :shock: How do you come to that conclusion exactly? I was one of the ...
by nivenj
Tue Feb 04, 2014 8:51 am
Forum: General
Topic: Rahne's Database
Replies: 7
Views: 724

Rahne's Database

Topic Deleted :lol:

I see the same old games continue. Its a joke!
by nivenj
Thu Jan 30, 2014 3:50 pm
Forum: Other Tamaskan Links
Topic: Rahne's Database
Replies: 47
Views: 2532

Re: Rahne's Database

Publicly posting private messages :D It seems like only yesterday I was being flamed for the same thing :lol: It really is a shame. The Tamaskan is such a wonderful dog, that will never flourish as much as it could because of 1 or 2 individuals on a power trip. The person who created the database ha...
by nivenj
Wed Feb 20, 2013 10:35 am
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: TDR
Replies: 48
Views: 1469

Re: TDR

MelB wrote:
misogynistic much?
Not as a rule no, but when it comes to this site, absolutely.
by nivenj
Wed Feb 20, 2013 9:22 am
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: TDR
Replies: 48
Views: 1469

Re: TDR

Lol. Terri seriously, you need to be careful, if you brown nose any deeper your not going to be able to breath. Hahaha My post was meant to be a statement, I stupidly forgot it would just empower you lot to be bitches as normal. I think it's really telling that 90% if not more of the people who post...
by nivenj
Mon Feb 18, 2013 2:55 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: TDR
Replies: 48
Views: 1469

TDR

Bunch of @rseholes.
by nivenj
Wed Dec 19, 2012 5:14 pm
Forum: Artwork
Topic: Art theft on the German Tamaskan Club Website
Replies: 27
Views: 1407

Re: Art theft on the German Tamaskan Club Website

Hiwatari wrote:It would seem they talked to the artist and got limited rights to use until their art work is done? At lest that is what they said on FB
Are you getting the German and British clubs confused?
by nivenj
Sat Dec 01, 2012 7:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: NEW DOG/LITTER REGISTRATION SYSTEM
Replies: 76
Views: 2370

Re: NEW DOG/LITTER REGISTRATION SYSTEM

:D Thanks John, but as I said, it was not and never was an issue about the cost. I understand and appreciate the costs associated with starting afresh. As you know the TDSGB was also run by the blu's so we have had to start the UK National club from scratch. So far i'm still £400 out of pocket in ge...
by nivenj
Fri Nov 30, 2012 2:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: NEW DOG/LITTER REGISTRATION SYSTEM
Replies: 76
Views: 2370

Re: NEW DOG/LITTER REGISTRATION SYSTEM

@Terri The Registration Document I got from the Breeder had their Details on it. There was a £7 admin fee to have the records amended to the new Owner and a replacement Certificate issued. This was printed on the rear of the certificate as was the details of the fee required and who it should be mad...
by nivenj
Fri Nov 30, 2012 1:04 pm
Forum: General
Topic: NEW DOG/LITTER REGISTRATION SYSTEM
Replies: 76
Views: 2370

Re: NEW DOG/LITTER REGISTRATION SYSTEM

:o After all the pain and effort you guys went through to "ensure" that it was clear that the TDR continued as an organisation, and that you accepted Jennies resignation from the TDR and that Lynn was removed from the TDR, you now claim the two are separate?. As was pointed out in the discussions ba...
by nivenj
Fri Nov 30, 2012 11:37 am
Forum: General
Topic: NEW DOG/LITTER REGISTRATION SYSTEM
Replies: 76
Views: 2370

Re: NEW DOG/LITTER REGISTRATION SYSTEM

I'll file the necessary claim against the TDR via the small claims court in this case. Thanks for making the TDR position clear on this. It will help.
by nivenj
Fri Nov 30, 2012 11:17 am
Forum: General
Topic: NEW DOG/LITTER REGISTRATION SYSTEM
Replies: 76
Views: 2370

Re: NEW DOG/LITTER REGISTRATION SYSTEM

Whilst I appreciate what you are saying. It was the TDR's representative that I paid. If that representative has absconded with the club funds then that is a matter between the TDR committee and the individual. I purchased a TDR registered dog, and paid the TDR the registration fee's. If I have to r...
by nivenj
Fri Nov 30, 2012 10:10 am
Forum: General
Topic: NEW DOG/LITTER REGISTRATION SYSTEM
Replies: 76
Views: 2370

Re: NEW DOG/LITTER REGISTRATION SYSTEM

Thanks Rahne, I did read that option, but it doesn't apply here as this is not a replacement for incorrect, this is supplying the registration certificate for a change of owner, when you buy your Tamaskan. Not entirely sure what you mean by contacting Jennie? Is Jennie now back on the TDR Committee ...
by nivenj
Fri Nov 30, 2012 8:46 am
Forum: General
Topic: NEW DOG/LITTER REGISTRATION SYSTEM
Replies: 76
Views: 2370

Re: NEW DOG/LITTER REGISTRATION SYSTEM

Can I ask what the process if for those that Paid the TDR for the change of details at first registration and are still awaiting their certificates. I've been waiting 8 months and still do not have the certificate. Dont really care if its the old version or New one, but I would like one or the other.
by nivenj
Tue Aug 14, 2012 11:35 am
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?
Replies: 138
Views: 3898

Re: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?

This will be my last post Lucas, I am truly sorry that this has caused you discomfort. It was never the intention to do so and for that I am deeply sorry. As I have been at great pains to explain, this has never been about you as an individual, but an issue with the abuse of privilege. Those who kno...
by nivenj
Mon Aug 13, 2012 6:48 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?
Replies: 138
Views: 3898

Re: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?

This may "possibly" have been able to explain the post with the inappropriate Caps, however bearing in mind the other post, which was NOT being hard or emphasising a point, but being sarcastic and sardonic to the point of humiliation, I fail to see how this can explain away the behavior. I notice t...
by nivenj
Mon Aug 13, 2012 6:13 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?
Replies: 138
Views: 3898

Re: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?

Thanks Terri, and I appreciate the input. This may "possibly" have been able to explain the post with the inappropriate Caps, however bearing in mind the other post, which was NOT being hard or emphasising a point, but being sarcastic and sardonic to the point of humiliation, I fail to see how this ...
by nivenj
Mon Aug 13, 2012 5:33 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?
Replies: 138
Views: 3898

Re: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?

Jim It really depends on how you read it and interpret it. The way I see it is she was emphasizing a point. The test confirmed what they were, so it did not matter if they looked like something else to anyone else. I'm sorry that I did not read it with emotion. And if it had been written :- "Lucas,...
by nivenj
Mon Aug 13, 2012 5:17 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?
Replies: 138
Views: 3898

Re: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?

I apologize if you were embarrassed by the inclusion of your comments Katlin. These were not private PM's this was an open discussion with the Admins and Mods. As it was an Admin that was Publicly refuting I had tried to resolve this privately my only recourse was to bring the discussion from there ...
by nivenj
Mon Aug 13, 2012 4:43 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?
Replies: 138
Views: 3898

Re: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?

Flaming furious now, how dare you suggest that I or Jim did anything untoward in terms of him gaining me access to the moderator section. You want to grow up and give up the conspiracy theories. This person thought her replies made in that section were going to be kept private, which apparently Jim...
by nivenj
Mon Aug 13, 2012 3:36 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?
Replies: 138
Views: 3898

Re: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?

Sorry...Did you see my previous post on the discussion we had? I was not trying to resolve what should be done in future I was trying to bring to light the fact that that Debbie had been Out of Order in how she had handled 2 of a forum members posts. No apology, in fact only defense and excuses. Sho...
by nivenj
Mon Aug 13, 2012 3:06 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?
Replies: 138
Views: 3898

Re: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?

Sorry Nino, but i have to defend myself here. There was ample opportunity to resolve this, but people decided it was better to make light of the issue (names removed to protect peoples identies). I think this is totally inappropriate! You can't just post peoples private remarks/messages for everyon...
by nivenj
Mon Aug 13, 2012 2:42 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?
Replies: 138
Views: 3898

Re: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?

Moved to the appropriate thread as the conversation had nothing to do with Tamaskans in General You say that rules were broken, what rules? 6) Any personal attacks, threats, or other types of harassment against other forum members are strictly prohibited. Problems between members should be solved o...
by nivenj
Mon Aug 13, 2012 12:14 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?
Replies: 138
Views: 3898

Re: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?

Tho I understand your frustration, this is not the way to go Jim... Don't do this. Private conversations between admins are exactly that: Private. What I really dislike is deleting conversations that are already out in the open ( or moved over to an archive), banning people and disrespect. No matte...
by nivenj
Mon Aug 13, 2012 11:49 am
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?
Replies: 138
Views: 3898

Re: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?

I will still say that it is nothing but fair that a forum administration gets a chance to react on things like this before anything like this is posted in public Sorry Nino, but i have to defend myself here. There was ample opportunity to resolve this, but people decided it was better to make light...
by nivenj
Sun Aug 12, 2012 7:08 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: Use of Capital WORDS
Replies: 11
Views: 464

Re: Use of Capital WORDS

From the Moderator logs:-
Sylvaen Sat Aug 11, 2012 2:06 pm Moved topic
» from Announcements to Forum Maintenance
Which topic?...THIS ONE! It was a public Topic to the rest of the Forum (as well as us), and yet it was moved out of public view, no explanation, no discussion, nothing.
by nivenj
Sun Aug 12, 2012 12:15 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: Use of Capital WORDS
Replies: 11
Views: 464

Re: Use of Capital WORDS

Looks like not a lot has changed. Moving Topics, no reason given, ala Lynn and Jennie. I'm afraid I am no longer willing to be tarred with the same brush and am leaving the ITF. Good luck. I do think your going to need it.
by nivenj
Sun Aug 12, 2012 12:04 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?
Replies: 138
Views: 3898

With Regret / Why cannot I not respond to Nivenj?

Unfortunately I have to announce that I will be stepping down as a moderator of this forum and will no longer be a member of this forum. It would appear that the practice of privileged users not following the forum rules of etiquette and decency did not cease with the blu's departure, and the practi...
by nivenj
Sat Aug 11, 2012 7:33 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: Use of Capital WORDS
Replies: 11
Views: 464

Re: Use of Capital WORDS

That's fine, YOU have a view that MANY will not agree with, so YOU should consider THAT! As opposed to That's fine, you have a view that many will not agree with, so you should consider that. Can you see how the tone is very, very different, and the first seems aggressive and threatening, whereas th...
by nivenj
Sat Aug 11, 2012 1:21 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: Use of Capital WORDS
Replies: 11
Views: 464

Use of Capital WORDS

I would like to remind all forum users to be mindful of the use of capital words. Using capital words can be seen as a form of shouting and can be taken offence to. Capital words should only be used for emphasis. The multiple use of capital words in a sentence, especially when directed towards anoth...
by nivenj
Sat Aug 11, 2012 1:10 pm
Forum: General
Topic: WOLF CONTENT
Replies: 364
Views: 19330

Re: WOLF CONTENT

Well in an email that was forwarded to me by another user here, Boogie who was a known high-content wolfdog was from the Lockwood Rescue Shelter in California, US. Boogie is of Wolf Country USA (Alaska) bloodlines. He was exported from Texas to Finland. He was NEVER in California. I THINK that it s...
by nivenj
Fri Jul 20, 2012 5:46 pm
Forum: Lounge Room
Topic: Desktop Wallpaper THREAD!
Replies: 67
Views: 2221

Re: Desktop Wallpaper THREAD!

My Desktop :-
by nivenj
Wed Jul 18, 2012 1:44 am
Forum: General
Topic: I am confused....
Replies: 46
Views: 1971

Re: I am confused....

A TDR Registered Dog is still a TDR Registered dog as far as I know. In order for a kennel to register new pups, the kennel must be an approved TDR Breeder, which I assume the Blu's no longer are due to their unethical practices and also the fact they left to go it alone. I would have thought theref...
by nivenj
Tue Jul 17, 2012 3:12 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: 2012 Puppy Growth Chart
Replies: 75
Views: 4419

Re: 2012 Puppy Growth Chart

Ayden was 28kg today. Wouldn't know it to look at him.
by nivenj
Sun Jul 15, 2012 7:13 pm
Forum: Tamaskan Photos
Topic: Ayden (Saxon Midzor)
Replies: 78
Views: 2985

Re: Ayden (Saxon Midzor)

I'll get some new ones when it stops raining down here ;-) I think there is some confusion over Wolf-Grey and Black-Grey. I agree, I thought Ayden was a Black-Grey, but Lynn confirmed he's a wolf-grey. Black-Greys look nearly all Black from what I can tell. Maybe somethine we can get clarification o...
by nivenj
Fri Jul 13, 2012 9:01 pm
Forum: Tamaskan Photos
Topic: Heyden (Saxon Malyovitsa)
Replies: 125
Views: 5228

Re: Heyden (Saxon Malyovitsa)

I told you you wouldnt go wrong with a Saxon Pup. He is so much like Ayden its scary :D
by nivenj
Thu Jul 12, 2012 3:14 pm
Forum: General
Topic: external recognition/registration
Replies: 9
Views: 729

Re: external recognition/registration

Just curious; In light of the shenanigans of the former breed secretary and the vulnerability of registration documentation, has the TDR committee made any investigations in using the services of an external registration service? examples: http://www.akc.org/reg/fss_details.cfm http://en.wikipedia....
by nivenj
Wed Jul 11, 2012 3:38 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Couch Destruction
Replies: 61
Views: 2091

Re: Couch Destruction

Ayden is allowed on the couch and on our bed (although he does prefer to sleep on the floor). He has his place on the couch (we all do :-) ). Occasionally if I leave the room he will move position and sit where I was, but as soon as I come back he moves. I like to think he's just keeping it warm for...
by nivenj
Wed Jul 11, 2012 8:41 am
Forum: Birthdays
Topic: Rahne!
Replies: 64
Views: 2026

Re: Rahne

Happy Birthday
by nivenj
Wed Jul 11, 2012 1:50 am
Forum: Temperament
Topic: Hackles (a question about fur)
Replies: 27
Views: 1810

Re: Hackles

When his fur is standing, what type of hair pattern is it? If it's just the shoulders, then it's confidence he can take on whatever's bothering him. If it's split mohawk style where it's just the shoulder and butt end, then that's unstable fur - he doesn't know whether he wants to take it on or run...
by nivenj
Tue Jul 10, 2012 11:08 pm
Forum: Temperament
Topic: Hackles (a question about fur)
Replies: 27
Views: 1810

Hackles

Sorry, I know I read this somewhere on the forum, but I cant find it (maybe it was in the deleted topics), but anyway. I remember someone commenting on raised hackles, and the difference between raising at just the shoulders and when its the shoulders and all the way down the back. Ayden has just st...
by nivenj
Sun Jul 08, 2012 7:02 pm
Forum: General
Topic: WOLF CONTENT
Replies: 364
Views: 19330

Re: WOLF CONTENT

I know I will not make myself popular with this question and I really do not want to bump some heads But how many of you really think that you can make a breed looking like a wolf when never used wolf blood in anyway ???? Sorry to say and I really do not mean anything to anyone personal by it but t...
by nivenj
Sun Jul 08, 2012 4:28 pm
Forum: Temperament
Topic: Tamaskans and cats living together
Replies: 43
Views: 2726

Re: Living with cats

my tam, Sam and 1 of my cats... you will have to decide, as the owner and protector of your cats if your cats will adapt to a new family member tho... even if the dog is ok, sometimes a cat will not adapt to a new dog in the house... i didn't think about this till late last year when i helped my fr...
by nivenj
Wed Jul 04, 2012 6:32 pm
Forum: Français
Topic: Articles CFT
Replies: 141
Views: 5075

Re: Articles CFT

Cependant, les premières investigations sont rassurantes et les apports lupoïdes n'influenceraient pas sur la classification du Tamaskan !. Considérant de toute façon que le tamaskan n'est pas une race reconnue par la F.C.I. et qu'il n'y a donc pas vraiment lieu de craindre une classification ........
by nivenj
Mon Jul 02, 2012 11:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: WOLF CONTENT
Replies: 364
Views: 19330

Re: WOLF CONTENT

Thanks Nino, yeah I think your right. The law is outdated in this respect, but I suppose its one of those cases, where they need "something" as the basis for the law, and as behaviour can be subjective, they had to go with something that was more black and white.
by nivenj
Mon Jul 02, 2012 10:18 pm
Forum: General
Topic: WOLF CONTENT
Replies: 364
Views: 19330

Re: WOLF CONTENT

Because you can not count by that! It is a nice diagram but it doesn't work like that. :D Someone better tell DEFRA then, its their diagram :D I must have completely misunderstood the following then ("Again from DEFRA") Attempts are made by breeders and owners of wolfdogs to classify the wolf conte...
by nivenj
Mon Jul 02, 2012 9:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: WOLF CONTENT
Replies: 364
Views: 19330

Re: WOLF CONTENT

I don't know which Golden have been tested? But when you breed wolfdog - wolfdog and breeding them high content (Boogie) then of course their F gen would be lower down but their content would be higher than if bred to a dog, and even though there are no recent wolf added - if ex Boogie was an F3 97...