Monday, June 15, 2015

Blast From The Past....

Rufus McTybe O'Cloisters, a well known red setter from the 1940s, shown here at the Pinehurst grounds... can you identify the handler??

Friday, February 13, 2015

National Red Setter Championship & Futurity...

The National Red Setter Championship and Red Setter Futurity is only a couple of weeks away!  Have you made reservations at the Riverbank Lodge?  Be sure to call in your entries to the Trial Chair Ed Lierman.  For additional info go to

Celtic's Acquittal

Friday, November 14, 2014

Celtic's First Strike wins in the grouse woods...

Congratulations to Celtic's First Strike, handled by Mike Nemshick, who garnered a 2nd place finish in the AKC Oak Ridge Grouse trial this month!  Thanks to Paul Ober of Celtic Kennels for breeding this nice going red setter.  Celtic's First Strike is a product of the Purest Challenge.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Restless Red Toolman captures Region 19 Championship!

Congratulations to Bob and Katherine Gove and their great dog, Ch. Restless Red Toolman who just captured the Region 19 Amateur Shooting Dog Championship!

Restless Red Toolman is a product of the Purest Challenge!

Monday, October 6, 2014