These puppies should be
excellent hunting dogs for both waterfowl and upland game. They should also do
well as hunt test dogs and have field trial potential as well as a great temperament
that will make them excellent pets and family members.
Rigel is a Hank x Star pup and has inherited excellent
hunting skills from her parents and she has a very short coat and narrow body
both desirable in a hunting Golden Retriever. She has done well both in the field
and at the tower shoots.
Major comes from a long line of field dogs, both
field trial dogs and hunters. In his first hunting season at 14 months old he has done
well both hunting for me and guiding at the hunt club. On Major's web page is a
video of him retrieving pheasants at a tower shoot at 5 months old.
Both parents are healthy dogs free of hereditary
All puppies come with their first shots and wormed. They are introduced to
pheasant wings as
well as live birds (if available) before leaving. All are handled and socialized
daily from 3 weeks old until 8 weeks old.