Northland Dog Supply Links
We recommend these organizations for the improvement of hunting habitat, for training hunting dogs and as known responsible breeders.
Hunting Clubs and Organizations
German Shorthair Club of America providing Water Testing for Certification as Novice Retrieving Dog (NRD), Retrieving Dog (RD), or Retrieving Dog Excellent (RDX). Any German Shorthaired Pointer with an individual AKC number, an AKC "Limited Registration" and/or an ILP number who has obtained the age of six (6) months on the first advertised day of the tests may compete for any or all of the ratings offered. All owners and co-owners must be members of the GSPCA.
Conservation and Hunting Habitat
Ducks Unlimited conserves, restores and manages wetlands and associated habitats for North America's waterfowl. These habitats also benefit other wildlife and people.
Ducks Unlimited provides Waterfowl ID and Retriever Training Tips for the American Hunter. Ducks Unlimited is now the world’s largest and most effective private waterfowl and wetlands conservation organization. DU is able to multilaterally deliver its work through a series of partnerships with private individuals, landowners, agencies, scientific communities and other entities.
Pheasants Forever is dedicated to the conservation of pheasants, quail and other wildlife through habitat improvements, public awareness, education and land management policies and programs.
Pheasants Forever is known as The Habitat Organization to keep wildlife habitat intake for many birds and animals around the world. The holistic approach fo conservation is a model followed by many. Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever members are a diversified group of hunters, non-hunters, farmers, ranchers, landowners, conservation enthusiasts and wildlife officials. Pheasants Forever is for those who want to make a difference for wildlife by creating habitat, restoring wetlands and protecting prairies.
Ruffed Grouse Society makes conservation is the main mission. Hunters were the first conservationists and the Ruffed Grouse Society and its members continue that great tradition.
RGS also sponsors shooting and hunting events to promote conservation and to raise funds to support our conservation programs. Consisting of members who share a common interest and passion for these birds and other wildlife, while enjoying the lore, the dog work, the excitement and camaraderie of other enthusiasts.
Yosemite Conservancy with donations sponsor projects that fix trails, restore vital habitats, preserve art and artifacts, provide educational experiences for visitors, and survey and protect Yosemite's wildlife.
Yosemite Conservancy is helping to restore vital habitat by removing invasive plants, restoring backcountry wilderness and preserving trees. With support, they are leaving a lasting legacy for a healthy and diverse Yosemite.
Responsible Hunting Dog Breeders
Countryside Breeders producing top quality German Shorthair Pointer dogs, with good disposition, hunting and tracking instincts to go along with their character and appearance. Working gun dogs that find game consistently and predictably.
Style, longevity and stamina must be included along with the common sense for easy training. These dogs must be excellent in the field, they must also possess the composure and ease of becoming a family member for people of all ages.
Plum Creek Kennels is an ORVIS Endorsed Breeder of French brittany spaniels and Trainers of all sporting breeds. Being committed French brittany breeders they have spent many years traveling to France and establishing personal relationships.
Hunting is a way of life for Plum Creek French Brittanys. We own and operate a wild pheasant hunting lodge in South Dakota, Big Spur Lodge www.bigspur.com so the bar of expectation in the field for our French brittanys is necessarily quite high. Selective breeding with proven French brittanys of extreme skill and natural ability has resulted in the best French Brittany program in the country.