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Location: Colorado : Canon City : Shelf Road
By: pringle When: Jan 26, 2008

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Comments: Chris C,

Right on. I respect both your concern for your animal's safety and how considerately you factor other climbers into your decision making. We need more of that in Colorado. And to answer your question, I'd never drive for hours only to shackle my pup to a tree. But then again, we're talking about Shelf, and since I live about ten minutes from Sand Gulch, that issue never really comes up. But anyway, couldn't agree with you more about preferring the more secluded spots... if you ev... more >>

Location: Colorado : Canon City : Shelf Road
By: pringle When: Jan 25, 2008

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Comments: First off, I'm all for dog owners controlling their pets...

Brett, as I alluded to in my last comment, I think most, if not all pups should be on a leash whenever the area gets crowded. It's not at all ok for someone to have their rope (or personal space) violated on any account. I, for one, take full responsibility for any people and/or animals I bring out climbing. You needn't worry about my shepard-husky getting all free spirited on your cord, and you're definitely justified for getting ... more >>

Location: Colorado : Canon City : Shelf Road
By: pringle When: Jan 22, 2008

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Comments: I know leading soft .11s at Cactus Cliff and complaing about other people's use of public land is the "cool" fad these days, but you'll rue the day you ever touch my dog. Long story short, stay in the gym, Phil.

Randy, cheers to you. Your concern is valid and your leash suggestion is right on point. Hope to meet you out climbing one of these days.

Location: Colorado : Canon City : Shelf Road
By: pringle When: Dec 28, 2007

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Comments: Joe q fed up, it's attitudes like yours that ruin the Shelf experience. Like it or not, Shelf is a dog friendly climbing area... one of the few places in the country where our best friends get to join us at the crag. Take your elitism elsewhere.

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