"A" Litter vom Hügel-Hafen whelped October 1, 2016
VC Joker vom Gansehimmel
Dakota KS vom Trocken Bach
We are very pleased with this breeding. Both parents have excellent temperaments, are strong in the water and field, and are extremely loyal and affectionate. Joker, call name ‘Joe,’ is a strong pointing dog with a lot of style and good manners with game. Dakota has an excellent use of nose and a great search in both the field and water. She has high desire with good cooperation and she expertly turns the switch from a professional hunter to a relaxed, very affectionate companion. They both have exceptional testing accomplishments.
There were two males and one female puppy in this litter. All dogs have outstanding temperaments, drive, and love of water. All went to excellent hunting homes and we are proud that two of the three have been tested with great scoring and conformation:
August vom Hügel-Hafen (Riggins) - North Dakota: D1, SG
Anna vom Hügel-Hafen - see Our Dogs: D1j (4h in pointing and search), S1 (4h in search), VGP1 (298 points)] Fw: V, HDO A-2
Anton vom Hügel-Hafen (Cooper) - North Dakota
Anna vom Hügel-Hafen -
[D1j (4h in pointing and search), S1 (4h in search), VGP1 (301 points)] Fw: V, HDO A-2 (DKV)
Anna has an exceptional temperament and drive, has very nice pointing and a beautiful, big search. She is passionate in the water. She loves to train, is excellent with other people and dogs, and she is very affectionate.
Anna earned a Derby Prize 1J at eight months of age, with a 4h in pointing and a 4h in search.
She earned a Solms Prize 1 with a 4h in search.
She achieved a Prize 1 VGP (298 points) in the same three day weekend as her Solms test, at 24 months of age.
She received her adult FW:V (excellent) conformation rating in April 2018.
Her hips are certified free of dysplasia (HDO A-2 DKV).
August vom Hügel-Hafen
August (Riggins) also has an exceptional temperament and drive, with a beautiful point and field work, and very good in the water. He also loves to train and is excellent with other people and dogs.
Riggins also earned a Derby Prize 1 at eight months of age.
Anton vom Hügel-Hafen
Anton (Cooper) has great natural ability, is driven, and focused. He has an excellent temperament, loves to train, and is excellent with other people and dogs.
'A' Litter Pictures
'A' Litter Pedigree
Dakota KS vom Trocken Bach ZB Nr. 0116/10
D1, S1 (4h for water search without the duck), VGP1 (336 pts – 4h for water search with the duck, Winner of the Search at the Klub Rheinland VGP in Düboslar, Germany), VBR, BTR, KS (perfect scores, Zuchtschau top 20), HDO A-2, HN, Fw: V5.
Dam: Rosemarie KS vom Hege-Haus
Sire: Quickstep vom Hege-Haus
Dakota is a proven DK with outstanding temperament and abilities. Her testing and training career speaks for itself. She completed the Derby, Solms, and VGP by the age of 23 months. Dakota participated in the 2012 Dr. Kleemann Prüfung where she received perfect scores and the title KS. Dakota’s conformation is excellent. In the Kleemann Zuchtschau Dakota was evaluated in the Top 20.
Dakota expertly turns the switch from a professional hunter to a relaxed, very affectionate companion. She has an excellent use of nose and a great search in both the field and water. She has high desire with good cooperation. Dakota is fantastic with people and other dogs. She has a very nice medium build, a beautiful coat, and medium colored eyes.
VC Joker vom Gänsehimmel ZB Nr. 0416/10
[D1, S2, AZP1 FW: V2] (DKV) HDO (B1)
Dam: Cali vom Rahe
Sire: VC Axel vom Beaver Creeks
Joker, call name ‘Joe,’ is a strong pointing dog with a lot of style and good manners with game. He has excellent use of nose, wonderful temperament, and correct conformation. Joe received two 4h's in his derby, one in field search and one in nose, also receiving a 4h in nose during his AZP.
Joe is a third generation NAHVDA Versatile Champion which he earned in 2014, preceded by his VC father and VC grandmother. He has a strong search and is a pleasure to hunt behind. He is easy to train and very loyal. He has a beautiful black coat with a white chest.