He only hunted one small area but got into both quail and pheasant successfully! (I am still flabberghasted at the handful of “oops” litters I’ve had from one tie and then no puppies from two intentional ties last year. So we tried a new dunefield. Nebraska: Wirehaired Pointing Griffon Breeders. Luckily, Charles can’t seem to stay out of the field so the dogs get plenty of action. They managed to stir up a blue-winged teal and a dove. Guess we’ll be getting flu shots next year. within. But of course right now we are looking forward to the beginning of hunting season Labor Day weekend. It was difficult for me to see what was happening from my vantage point, but Obi must have tracked the bird successfully since he came back to Charles with a rooster in his mouth. Next week we should have some assistance from the district, but it will still be a lot of me. I am planning a repeat breeding between Bluestem’s Prairie Fire, NA I and Bluestem Otoe Chief, NA II in the winter for spring 2021 puppies. Ruth picked up the rooster for Charles and we finished the circle on that field, seeing nothing else. We are talking about possibly doing it early, with a late spring test or a summer/fall test. The traditional ringneck rooster retrieved by Ruth. Wirehaired Pointing Griffon Puppies For Sale by Wirehaired Pointing Griffon Breeders, Trainers and Kennels Connecting buyers and breeders with hunting dog classified ads for selling bird dog puppies, started and finished gun dogs for sale. It’s time for me to move on to returning emails and making phone calls to my prospective owners. Prior to putting it out to the general public, I asked my friends Jimmy and Sandi if they knew anyone who would want her. From our family to yours, best wishes for a 2021 filled with adventures and good health. The coats of the Wirehaired Pointing Griffon also help with hunting in the elements. I think that Charles might get out a couple of more times and we’re going out to another European tower shoot on Monday, with me handling and Charles shooting. Backing dummy on left, Charles center, Ruth on the right, Ruth brings back the retrieve of the pigeon, Charles walking in on the bird while Ruth is pointing. Speaking of the field, countdown to about three months left before season. We continued our push and I sort of meandered toward the lower hills like I normally do. The guys hit one more spot and Charles took a single with Ruth on retrieve. It was an accidental litter, so the dam is young. Next up is Obi’s hip scan and getting some more age and wild bird hunting under his belt. Day three was at least a bit cooler. My reservation list for this litter is currently full, but if you wish to be on the backup contact list in the event of someone dropping out or us having more puppies than reservations, please e-mail bluestemkennels@gmail.com. But I guess it was my turn of having bad luck breeding after ten years of nothing but good. gmtngriffs@gmail.com (318) 347-5990. Both parents are AKC registered. Message sent. Obi with Charles’s first snipe limit on October 8. Health clearances only cover that one dog. On a tip from a good friend we headed north a couple of weeks ago to make an attempt at pheasants and quail, and were pleasantly surprised. I consider the reservation list full, but we may get a surpise with more puppies than reservations. I’m hoping that isn’t for another 25 years or so, but I guess we just don’t know. The day of October 9th was spent driving from Nebraska to North Dakota and getting set up in the house with the other guys. Come to find out, they had been thinking of adding to the dog family. It doesn’t look like fourteen, but it looks like more than three. He really looks like a baby Chief! Oh speaking of dog kennels, one last thing. I’m going to stay home with the kids and wait for Nebraska pheasant season to open on Halloween. I’ve had big litters on one accidental tie, then to have no puppies with two ties…I guess it just wasn’t meant to be this year. Let’s hope that this weather cools down and that we all have great success in the field in our tests and hunting. Griffons don’t just get it done in the field, when properly exercised they are relaxed in the home and fun company. So much really relies on the quality of the breeder and pedigree. Charles said that there were gobs of roosters flushing everywhere and Caleb was just blasting and they were falling down. I love to hear news of our past puppies, but it is tough to stay in touch with 150 people (that’s why I have a blog). Obi is thirteen weeks old, he’s had his second round of shots, weighs about 22 lbs. The guys used to be up in the 10-11 mile per day range and now they’re at a little over 8. We started in the field and were about half way through the ten dogs, so there was lots of scent to throw things off. It also sounds like I’m getting roped in to handling Obi with Caleb at a European tower shoot at the end of November. This is what I got: Standing around the dumpster cleaning birds. They excel in both water retrieval and field pointing. At least a few days later he tried to clean the dumpster photo a bit (but still not up to artistic standards): A lineup of roosters and quail on the dumpster. One of my cousins is a vegan cooking blogger (I know, it seems odd) and she was recently writing about how she has stopped apologizing for taking time away from her blog and not posting for a long time. Luckily, Chief is just a twenty minute drive down the road so I can continue avoiding the reproduction vet and progesterone testing another year and just let my stud and dam tell me when it is time to get this done. Who would have guessed that ten years later it would turn into this! Two or three roosters get up, Charles takes down one right by me, I unloaded both barrels on one flying at the edge of range and four more go soaring by me totally within range (of course my gun is empty and I can only watch), while a few more boil out of the shrubs going away from us. Pedigree. He handled in the field and Karen in the show ring. https://www.facebook.com/NebraskaGriffons/. I am excited to see how the process works and hope that we get the results that we are anxiously anticipating! Ally went home with them yesterday, what a blessing for us all! I can feel them and see them, she is starting to get milk in her teats, so once they start making their way into the outside world I will keep my Facebook page up to the moment as much as possible. Fun was had by all, he got to eat bierocs (homemade runzas) and sauerkraut pizza (I guess it is good), get some good dog work in and spend time with some downhome rural Nebraskans. In the last few years, we’ve become the second most registered dog in NAVHDA behind the German Shorthaired Pointer. I wish that I had been running a video camera as I watched him walk away, because about 20 yards into his walk a beautiful rooster flushed and he took it down. Which was good because the high temperature got up to 105 that day, a record for a September day in Nebraska. He is the great-great grandson of “Mae” AKC/NAVHDA Little Lady Aspen, who is the mother of two senior hunters from our kennel. Leave a comment. They are a part of the harvesting though, so not all of the North Dakota birds were taken by Charles, but the dogs did get to do all of the pointing and retrieving which is what is important to me. Backing or honoring is where there is a dog already on point (symbolized by the dummy) and the other dog has to come in and point behind the dog who is already pointing. As a native of Valentine, Nebraska I feel guilty for wishing you a belated Happy Valentine’s Day! He sleeps through the night in his crate. She’s from our 2012 “C” Litter between Sam and Mae: Here’s Han from our surprise K litter between BB and Chief in 2016. We are in the last throes of winter and soon spring and puppies will be here. Location. I was a bird planter during the field portion. Last but not least was the evaluation of the attributes. Follow us: Contact. You can see the chukar flying off in the top right corner of the photo and Obi on point down in the bottom left. We follow the values of the Wirehaired Pointing Griffon … Homeschool is finally over and things are starting to open back up in the Omaha area. Sue was our very first Wirehaired Pointing Griffon, purchased out a one-time breeding in northwestern Nebraska. After Thanksgiving we are having our kitchen and main level bathroom floor torn up to replace the dying pergo with porcelain tile, so that will be an event. So Fire and I are heading down to rural Lincoln on Monday to Hillcrest Veterinary Clinic to have an ultrasound to confirm pregnancy. Charity giving Obi a bath at the hotel. Sorry for the inconvenience! Great Plains Pointing Griffons. Available Puppies. Updates. Owned by Coppershot Griffons Cliff Koele but used as a guide dog by the John Andersen of the lodge. Picking up a pintail duck water retrieve in Missouri for Mark. 10 days old! ), uses his nose, points things he find interesting and is just a fun, spoiled Griff puppy!! About two weeks ago my grandmother passed away, so saying goodbye to my last living grandparent has also taken time away from the business of dogs. It was the busiest he had seen the area in years with Nebraska being one of the few states without massive COVID restrictions. You can see in the photo where she is starting to pull the fur out around her teats. Her male Bayou made the cover of NAVHDA’s Versatile Hunting Dog magazine for his influence on Wirehaired Pointing Griffons. He only broke its wing and it was still running but Ruth got in there and snatched it up. Hunting Tales, Upland Hunting Trips, Wirehaired Pointing Griffons, Youth Mentoring It took us a good five minutes, but Fire put her nose to the ground and went about 40 yards to the south and came back with the runner. We are NOT a professional dog kennel or puppy mill, but just some average joe's who want to share this loveable breed of dog with other people and help support our hunting habit. Don’t eat it during the hunt or you will regret it. Up at the top of the ridge the guys got up another small group and Ryan took another bird out of it. It was cool to watch her do 15 retrieves in a day. Obi and Ruth with Charles and a limit of sharptailed grouse opening day. One peeled off and flew back towards Ryan and he took it down. We’ll keep you posted to new developments in the coming weeks. At least this year there was game in the bag every day. He got on one side, I was on the other and the dogs were really birdy as we pushed down it. For those of you looking for puppies, we are planning one litter in the Spring of 2021 between Chief and Fire. The COVID is even impacting hunting, one of Charles’s hunting buddies ended up in quarantine due to his daughter testing positive and missed out on the trip to North Dakota, so it just seems to be more and more pervasive. Before puppies are born the deposit is $250, after puppies are born we are asking for a deposit of $600. FAQ. My worst nightmare happened to someone else. Please feel free to e-mail bluestemkennels@gmail.com if you wish to be on the contact list in the event that Fire has more puppies than I have taken reservations. Photo by Jimmy Clark. Charles and Fire in Southwest Nebraska a couple of weeks ago. Colorado Springs, CO . Upland Hunting Trips Charles made it out a couple of more times after wild birds and he saw some, but none came home with him and the dogs. Coppershot Griffons. They lost track of the first bird but Ruth was able to retrieve the second one to hand. This will be our third attempt in the last five years at securing an outside stud dog. Right at four weeks there is still not much to see of the pregnancy, but you can just start to tell that they are getting bigger. This process is not without risks and I feel incredibly lucky that everything has gone smoothly over the last ten years of breeding here. Later on that afternoon, they took Ruth out again for some duck jump shooting. Then the handler brings the pup out of hiding to the feather pile and they track and retrieve the bird. Heartland Chapter NAVHDA Natural Ability Test, Hunting Dogs, Wirehaired Pointing Griffons He caught on to the excitement of flying birds very quickly. A person really doesn’t know how well they scored until they get to the reading of the scores at the end of the day. Their sire Sam was killed in an ATV accident at his retirement home in Kentucky several years ago. Wirehaired Pointing Griffons are highly intelligent and easily trained. They are generally friendly toward strangers, other dogs, and pets. License plates were spotted from all over the nation and trucks were everywhere, so the pressure was on to drop something as soon as possible because there might not be anything left in the area on day two. Charles had a limit of roosters and a quail by noon. That’s all of the dog news for now, but keep an eye on Facebook for when the puppies are being born. You can also tell that Charles is starting to get a little tired because he isn’t posing the dogs for photos for a couple of days! We are about 75% there, but we average about one accident per day. I like the colors of the pheasant and the one eye of the dog. I seriously think that there were nine roosters in that group and it was the biggest bunch that I have ever seen in my life in Nebraska. Leave a comment. But good luck to everyone out there training and getting ready for summer and fall tests. Nebraska Late Season Hunting Adventures, Part I. Especially where I have future owners traveling from high infection areas and one who is even under voluntary quarantine due to being at an exposure site. Although she has a great nose and point, her retrieve needed full force fetch training and she is too tall to be a breeding female. Charles and Ryan stayed up high and I worked the mid-level hills closer to the valley. Charity Upchurch I saw a group of about ten of them get up and go around a dune, so I hoped that we’d be into birds soon. Greyhounds have the best hips all-breed and the vet said that is where Obi’s are. I’ve been battling plantar fasciitis in my right foot for about nine months, since we chased roosters in January outside of South Sioux City. Look at other people’s trucks while hunting, like if they have a mess of mutts and this guy. And sure enough right when we got into it, a group of about ten got up at about 150 yards and sailed away. Over the weekend we headed out to Wyoming to pick up our new male pup Obi. In the beginning, he only had one or two at a time out of the box to keep their competitive energy in check. He’s also been getting out with the dogs and our neighbor who has private access in Iowa. Someday I will hike in the Vedauwoo, but this weekend was probably my twentieth drive-by. It wasn’t too much longer until Fire went on a super-stylish point down in a little bowl. Our stud, Sage is finally ready. But great news. It’s funny the difference that one valley makes. I am working with a new scanner and will get those ready for my next post. Charity Upchurch We went to the spot that we call “Lone Tree”, but the pasture with the lone tree and the grouse flock that we normally hunt had cows in it. Wirehaired Pointing Griffon Dogs can make good pets in Nebraska if they match your IifestyIe. He is from our “C” litter between Sam and Mae. It was the end of the trip and everyone was done posing for photos. Photo by Charles, Ruth welcoming Obi into the pack at the hotel, Obi rolling down the road on Charles’s lap, Nebraska Late Season Hunting Adventures, Part II. Nebraska Wirehaired Pointing Griffon Breeders & Kennels | Nebraska Wirehaired Pointing Griffons For Sale. 811 Bellevue Blvd N. Bellevue, NE 68005 United States. $2,000.00 [ Click for Details] VC GRIFFON STUDS. Let’s make it a great one for the Wirehaired Pointing Griffon breed. Wirehaired Pointing Griffons have a keen sense of smell. Good old Sue is still out on the prairies of South Dakota doing her retirement thing at almost 17 years old. We worked intensely on a few of his articles together that really captured some important breed history from Europe. The weather was blowing in on Sunday, so we didn’t have much time. Our first field we walked for a good half hour, seeing hundreds of pheasant tracks in the snow, but put up nothing. Here’s Bluestem TracHer SH, NA III having fun up in North Dakota with Susan and a rooster retrieve. Producing fine versatile hunting dogs, 'For hunters, By hunters'. Please feel free to contact us at anytime to discuss Griffs. I really appreciate the other gents who were there to help put birds in my dogs’ mouths. He was very generous with the AWPGA (American Wirehaired Pointing Griffon Association) in that every year he made a metal Griff yard art sculpture. Welcome to Cascade Griffons, hunters and breeders of Wirehaired Pointing Griffons. The weekend after Charles and the dogs returned from their big trip, he and Ruth hit a local swamp and got two teal and a snipe. I am so glad that I had the opportunity to help clarify his vast knowledge of the breed. It is easy to second guess myself about timing and wonder what went wrong. The weather is finally cooling off and I’m thinking about getting out for some roosters and quail myself after rifle deer season ends. I thought that photo really represented her fun-loving spirit. Obi let a lot of the older dogs do a lot of the work, but he kept up, worked cover and had some good moments. Nebraska, Pheasant Hunting, Wirehaired Pointing Griffon Puppies Each male puppy is $1200 and each female puppy is $1400. A native of France, he felt most at home on his sheep farm in Kentucky. Anyway, that is my soapbox about the cult of health testing. Other than working towards the NAVHDA Natural Ability Test, we went out to the Sandhills for a coronacation around the 4th of July. So Allie is now home with Dr. Tucker. She is the great-grandmother of our current female Ruth and the first Wirehaired Pointing Griffon that we ever owned. “Obi” sixteen week old Wirehaired Pointing Griffon puppy retrieves a quail. This picture was taken after a pheasant hunt in Cherry County, Nebraska near a former town called Simeon in 1940. We also took Obi out with some live planted quail and the starter pistol. Where I used to be able to do 8 miles of dune stomping in a day, I’m down to about 5. Wirehaired Pointing Griffon Puppies Hunting. He told me many tales of how he incorporated dog training into everyday farm life. She bred, trained, showed and hunted Griffs and excelled at all of it. Photos in the Puppy Gallery ... Nebraska and Kansas this year. Find puppies for sale, started dogs for sale and finished dogs from all sorts of different pointing breeds, retrieving breeds and flushing breeds.. Wirehaired Pointing Griffons are solid, medium-sized dogs.. Everything looked great and he even has perfect teeth. Bluestem Madeline the Huntress, NA III UT III and Brent. Leave a comment. The next spot that we hit was right by a busy road and I didn’t see any really scrubby parts of it, so I was like, “Nah, I’ll sit this one out for the next one.”  Charles worked his way over the hill for about 30 minutes and as he and Ruth were working their way back, I started taking pictures. Puppy Update, Wirehaired Pointing Griffons My reservation list is robust, but if you would like to be on the backup list in case there are more puppies than I have reservations, feel free to email bluestemkennels@gmail.com. NAVHDA pedigree dogs. ), BB, Chief, and Fire, again North Dakota 2015, Chief, BB and Fire hanging at the lake, Summer 2016, Chief going home with Kyle, November 2018, Chief is also immortalized in my entryway over my leash hanger in a painting by my cousin Sierra Furtwangler, check out her Etsy shop https://www.etsy.com/shop/UnFckedFabricOmetry, Psychedelic Chief Retrieves a Pheasant by Sierra Furtwangler. A true family companion, the Wirehaired Pointing Griffon loves to be around their family. Why buy a Wirehaired Pointing Griffon puppy for sale if you can adopt and save a life? Not two weeks before the district asked me to come back, I told another substitute that I’d probably never go back into education! When I was editor of the breed club magazine, he called me at least twice a month to talk about Griffons. Rest in Peace, Zoro. Both of the dogs locked up in a patch of old sunflowers and he was able to bring a second rooster home. I look forward to taking him on walks in the Old Market (Omaha’s downtown entertainment district) and Charles can take him to NAVHDA training days with other owners and dogs. Maddy is from our 2017 “M” Litter between Chief and Fire. I know that my dogs are healthy because we hunt the heck out of them and they thrive. Bred as a gundog, the Wirehaired Pointing Griffon is a lively breed with a lovely sense of humor. Hunting Dog Breeds Raised: Wirehaired Pointing Griffon. Wirehaired Pointing Griffons are highly intelligent and easily trained. In 1873, at age 23, Edward Karel Korthals undertook serious breeding of the Wirehaired Pointing Griffon. VC STONYRIDGE IVAN x FLATBROOKS SNOWBIRD SLEEPY BEAUJO. 2020 was the worst year for losing breeders of the Wirehaired Pointing Griffon. Their course, double layer coats are ideal for thick, rough cover and terrain. Takes time and energy, so this photos is just perfect 22 lbs you wish be. 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