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Re: Dogs (was Hello out there)

  • Subject: Re: Dogs (was Hello out there)
  • From: Jesse Bell <justjess01@gmail.com>
  • Date: Tue, 27 Jan 2009 18:48:10 -0600

If that worked Kitty - it would be AWESOME.  My youngest son (the Marine)
wants to wear his camouflage  sniper suit and sit out there at night and
wait on him. He mentioned a dye that does the same thing...if he grabbed a
handle or doorknob it would show up on his hands for days.   I don't want to
get really EXTREME..I just want him to go away.  I am a very non-violent
person.  What worries me is the fact that I have young daughters (age 20 -
all three of them) who are here during the day and I'm NOT.  You just never
know when somebody will go a step further and do something heinous.  When my
husband travels, the two big dogs are sleeping on the floor by my bed and I
have a hand gun in my nightstand (and I know how to use it).  I don't
believe in taking somebody's life, but if they are in my house, they are up
to no good and I will shoot to protect my children.  I told the Sheriff's
department that.  And I also told the Sheriff that if I ruin my walls or
furniture shooting at this jerk I will be even MORE angry (LOL)

On Tue, Jan 27, 2009 at 5:00 PM, Kitty <kmrsy@comcast.net> wrote:

> remember the water hose motion detectors?  Hmm, maybe you could get
> something like that and attach a hose end sprayer full of ink - like the ink
> canisters they use to identify stolen currency.  That would identify him. If
> it holds up in court for bank robbers, it should work on him too!
> Kitty
> neIN, Zone 5
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Johnson, Cyndi D Civ USAF AFMC 95
> CS/SCOSI" <cyndi.johnson@edwards.af.mil>
> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Sent: Tuesday, January 27, 2009 11:49 AM
> Subject: RE: [CHAT] Dogs (was Hello out there)
>  Oh my god. Words fail me.
>> Well...there's outdoor motion detectors so you could be alerted when
>> someone's close...and the alert could sound inside so the intruder
>> wouldn't hear it but you'd have a chance to catch them by surprise.
>> http://nservices.com/motion.htm
>> But hopefully your mastiff will be just the thing. As long as the jerk
>> doesn't start cutting your fences or something where the dog can't get
>> to him.
>> Can your mastiff be a livestock guard dog as well? Some mastiff types
>> are LGDs I think. The LGD breeds can be pretty aggressive to human
>> intruders while protecting their herds, but I don't think they make very
>> good pets.
>> Cyndi
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On
>> Behalf Of Jesse Bell
>> Sent: Tuesday, January 27, 2009 7:54 AM
>> To: gardenchat@hort.net
>> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Dogs (was Hello out there)
>> I live in the country and have "no trespassing" signs all over the fence
>> line.  My husband put up security cameras, security lights (this guys
>> knows
>> the cameras are there and he wears a hoodie jacket and covers his
>> face..we
>> have that on film, but no face so it doesn't do us any good) and we also
>> hired a retired swat/policeman to sit out here one night.  The peeping
>> tom
>> usually shows up on a full moon because it's so bright.  But he also
>> watches
>> from a distance - and I think he knew the cop was out there waiting on
>> him
>> because he didn't show up that night.  That police officer said he would
>> be
>> happy to loan us 2-3 police dogs but we declined because I didn't want
>> an
>> altercation with MY dogs.  We flat out told the Sheriff's office that if
>> we
>> see him again, we're gonna shoot 'em in the *ss and feel sorry about it
>> later.  My husband went to high school with the sheriff and the district
>> attorney - both of them said "Robert - if it were ME, I would feel the
>> same
>> way - and we may have to go through the "formalities" of arresting you
>> if
>> you did it..but I doubt anything would happen.  Or, we might just have
>> to
>> look the other way or say it was self-defense, so don't shoot him in the
>> *ss, shoot him in the knee cap!"As far as getting sued for the dog
>> biting or
>> attacking - I doubt that would happen.  We have multiple complaints
>> filed
>> with the sheriff's office and a description of the perp - and they KNOW
>> who
>> he is but have to catch him in the act.  He has a record for indecent
>> exposure and disorderly conduct.  AND I have worked in the legal field
>> for
>> years and have some really good attorneys that would represent us if
>> that
>> were to happen.  I think everybody around here would like to beat the
>> guy to
>> a pulp.  He targets houses with young girls (I have four girls) and
>> of all things (I'm blonde, two of my daughters are blonde). This guy
>> always
>> leaves a "sign" that he was here - just so you know.  He leaves a
>> cigarette
>> butt on our porch, unscrews the outdoor light bulbs, opens a pasture
>> gate -
>> and he is very savvy.  He is an ex-military guy and knows how to get
>> around
>> this area.  He travels down the creek so he isn't caught.  I have, on
>> frosty
>> mornings, seen his footprints outside my bedroom window and my girls
>> windows.
>> On Mon, Jan 26, 2009 at 5:56 PM, Johnson, Cyndi D Civ USAF AFMC 95
>> <cyndi.johnson@edwards.af.mil> wrote:
>>  That's awful. But be careful. I don't know what your local laws are,
>> but
>>> here if my dog bit someone - even if they were trespassing on my
>>> property - I could get sued and the dog put down as vicious. Not
>> saying
>>> they'd win but it could happen. Still, a nice huge dog barking its
>> head
>>> off should give anyone second thoughts!
>>> Can you do anything with security cameras? Lots of web cameras out
>> there
>>> these days.
>>> Sort of related - in the city next door they are passing a law that
>>> every pit bull and Rottweiler must be neutered. They are trying to
>> clamp
>>> down on the gangs. Pit bulls are a real problem here, there is not a
>>> week goes by that there is not an incident, but I have my doubts that
>>> this law will be effective.
>>> Cyndi
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On
>>> Behalf Of Pam Evans
>>> Sent: Monday, January 26, 2009 3:38 PM
>>> To: gardenchat@hort.net
>>> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Hello out there
>>> He's still out there?   I figured that time Robert shot at him he'd
>> stay
>>> away.  What a jerk.  I hope she chews him up!
>>> On 1/26/09, Jesse Bell <justjess01@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> >
>>> > We took her in from a lady who had to move and could not take a dog
>>> this
>>> > size with her.  It's an English Mastiff.  I saw her mother and
>>> > father....they were HUGE gentle giants, but can be very protective
>> of
>>> their
>>> > people, which is why we wanted her.  We have a peeping tom that
>> shows
>>> up
>>> > periodically - I'd like to just go out and pick up his bones and be
>>> done
>>> > with him.  I'm sick of calling the sheriff's office and nothing
>>> > happens.  We
>>> > pretty much know who the guy is, and where he lives, we just can't
>>> "prove"
>>> > it's him.  We've seen him face to face outside at night...and my
>>> husband
>>> > shot a gun over his head one night.  This *ss has unlocked the
>> fences
>>> and
>>> > gates on our animals and we find them wandering around in the
>> morning.
>>> We
>>> > live right off a major highway...they could get out and be hit by
>>> oncoming
>>> > traffic.  The lady who owned this house before us had two horses get
>>> out on
>>> > the highway - one was hit and killed instantly and the other was
>>> injured so
>>> > bad they had to shoot it, right there on the road.  I would put
>> money
>>> down
>>> > that it was the peeper who did that to her.  So now - because of
>> this
>>> jerk
>>> > -
>>> > we have to padlock every stall and barn out there.  Other neighbors
>>> have
>>> > complained about him too.  He's been at this for over 15 years.I
>> hope
>>> our
>>> > new dog takes a bite out of his butt.  Explain that to the E.R.
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