I think there are a couple camps. One of them wants them right in front and a straight 12 tail all the time.
I like shooting dogs to hunt the lines, edges, cover, and of course I like a 12 tail also.
I think it would help satisfy more types of judges if I learn how to teach them to keep their style after point etc. Especially if they are close. Something to try to learn that may satisfy more judges.
: It's a bloody shame when a judge can't find
: anything else to bounce a dog but a low
: tail! I've never thought that was all that
: bad, especially when earlier finds were of a
: more stylish variety. She pointed the birds
: and was steady to flush and shot. Enough