Nelly (Mike Flewelling) & Kate (Paul Furhman), 1st brace of Sunday’s OSD
Wynot Ranger (Al Robbins) & Abby (Russell Ogilvy), 3rd brace of Sunday’s OSD
Abby has a find!
Nelly (Mike Flewelling), 1st brace of Sunday’s OD
Max (John Brown), 1st brace of Sunday’s OD
Mike taking Nelly on after her find
John Brown and Max
Wynot Atom (Al Robbins), 2nd brace of Sunday’s OD
Littermates Wynot Atom (Al Robbins) & Wynot Whitney (Steve Forrest), 2nd brace of Sunday’s OD
Crossing the bridge, 2nd brace of Sunday’s OD
2nd brace of Sunday’s OD
See ya next spring!
10th Anniversary Gundog Challenge (Al Robbins, John Brown, judges; Brandon Gilboe, apprentice)
1. Hoss, Pointer, Mark Kingsbury
2. Buddy, English Setter, Rock Oliver
3. Jed, Vizsla, Laird Townsend
4. Jack, German Wirehaired Pointer, John Cullen
Thanks to all you came to run their dogs. We were happy to see so many new faces. We hope you all return next spring!
What a fabulous weekend for a trial May 18 and 19th were! Thanks to Al Robbins for all the hard work managing his beautiful property so we could all enjoy the most perfect spring weekend. Thanks to everyone who supported the trial, helped out…judged, planted quail, brought food, drove us up the hill etc. etc. and Pat for attending to Secretary duties… and to everyone who came to run their gundogs!
A few photos from the trial. (Apologies…photographer also ran dogs and judged so many braces/dogs are missing!)
Full report to come.
Sunday Gundog Challenge:
Winners of the Gundog Challenge: (right to left) 1. Dice, Nick Kingsbury 2. Bo, Mike Wheelden 3. Jed, Laird Townsend 4. Ruger, Carlton Peabody (Judges: Steve Forrest, Al Robbins)
Thanks to all who ran their dogs in the Gundog Challenge. Congratulations to the winners and especially Nick and Dice! We hope to see you all back next spring!
Al Robbins handling Wynot Brady
The breakaway of brace 3: Mike Flewelling with Chasehill Ben Franklin and Joe Dahl with Magic Mist Charlie.
Judge Steve Groy following handler Mike Flewelling in to find Franklin.
Tony Bly and Al Robbins.
Brace 4: John Stolgitis with Richfield Silver Lining and Joe Dahl with Fernwood Cove’s Bella.
Brace 5: Steve Smith with Pee Wee and Kellie Short with True Patriot.
Judges Joe McCarl and Steve Groy.
More photos from this and other 2012 grouse championship are available on Strideaway
Thanks to everyone who came and made the trial fun and a success again this spring! Here are just a few photos from the trial. I didn’t get to everyone or all the dogs…