Puzzle finished his conformation Championship at 11 months under breeder/judge Pluis Davern at the Golden Retriever Club of Alberta's Specialty. Thus far he has won two Best Gun Dog in Specialty Awards, one being at the 2012 Canadian National Specialty and he recently qualified for the 2nd time for a Triathlon Award at back to back American National Specialities in Gray Summit MO and Wichita Falls TX
Puzzle is a super confident boy with a ton of drive. He has a beautiful on/off switch and is a joy to live with . Nothing phases him . He gets along with anybody and it is not uncommon after training for all of us to go for a walk together... that's 7 intact boys and 3 girls. He is very easy going and always get along with dogs, cats and horses too!!
Puzzle is 23" tall and weighs 73 lbs. He is a moderate, dark red boy with a beautiful head piece, nice angels, no allergies and a correct scissors bite.
He is an excellent marking and hunting dog. He finished his GRAND MASTER HUNTER Title in Aug 2014 by finishing 8 straight tests. This requires 15 Master Hunter passes!!
At the GRCA National in Wichita Falls TX we ventured into our first attempt at a field trial and came home with a 4th place ribbon out of 36 dogs and a new American ** Title!!
Puzzle is super confident and very strong in water. He seeks water and always turns heads with his water entry, not only going out to get his birds but on the way back too.
Puzzle has 37 High in Trials and 2 perfect 200 Scores. Once from Novice B and one from Open B, as well as 11 HIT's from Utility. He quickly finished his Grand Master OTCH November 2012. This is the highest obedience title awarded in Canada, It requires 1o double qualifying scores in Open B and Utility B with scores of 195 or higher (out of 200) in each class and a HIT from open and utility. 10 different judges are need to acquire this title. Puzzle is the 4th GMOTCH Golden with a Show CH in Canada.
He is always owner trained and handled to all titles,
OFA Elbows: GR-EL22640M24-VPI
OFA eyes: GR-EYE1773/138M-VPI Jan 20,2020
OFA Heart: GR-CA17173/16M/C-VPI-ECHO
OFA Thyroid: GR-TH1969/31M-VPI
Ichthyosis: Clear 0-Optigen 10-7696
prcd-PRA: Clear - Optigen 10-7696
PRA1 : Clear -Optigen 10-7696
PRA2: Clear - Optigen 10-7696
Puzzle is available to approved bitches. Please contact me if you are interested in using him in your breeding program.
Live cover and Fresh and Frozen semen available to approved bitches only with
OFA hips and elbows
Current Eye Clearance
AKC or CKC registration
Puppies must raised in a home environment, with proper stimulation and loving care.
Puzzle has sired 8 litters thus far and has produced 7 HIT kids, two with perfect 200 scores, 4 Canadian Show Champions as well, as 3 CH pointed offspring, 2 TD titled dogs, and a UKC best in Show.
So far he has sired Grand Master Obedience Trial Champions, Grand Master Hunters, Master Hunters, Senior Hunters, multiple JH's , WCX 's and WC's.
He is producing consistently good looking and very talented puppies.
He is now an Outstanding Sire in Canada and the United States!!