COAT: Liver/White/Roan & Ticked – Dense/Harsh
CERTIFICATIONS: Hips: OFA GOOD GWP-EL630M24-VPI
Elbows: OFA NORMAL GWP-3823G24M-VPI
Tate possesses an extremely high amount of prey drive, has an exceptional work ethic, a strong willingness to please and a sound, cordial temperament.
At 6 months of age, he tested and achieved a NAVHDA NA Prize 1, 110 score with perfect marks in Nose, Search, Water, Pointing, Tracking, and Desire to Work. Cooperation was the only category in which he missed a maximum score.
Tate’s introduction to trialing began with a NSTRA Trial at the Big Sky vs. Mid North Challenge trial in Savage, Montana. He placed Third out of 32 dogs as a 13 month old in his debut and that was his only trial in 2012. In 2013, he attended 6 trials and placed in 4 of them (a Second, a Third and two Fourths).
Physically, his coat is to standard – flat lying, dense and harsh. His feet are tight with dark, tough pads. His pigment – coat and eyes – is very, very dark. He possesses a perfect bite. He is a fluid mover both on land and in the water. He is a stunning example of the German Wirehaired Pointer and an overall joy to own.
Patton, a strong, powerful dog, is a medium-ranging dog with an excellent nose and strong bird finding skills. Patton is a proven
sire of NAVHDA Natural Ability award winning litters, several UT Prize dogs and the sire of the youngest dog to have ever earned
the maximum score for a NAVHDA Versatile Champion. Patton is another great dog owned and trained by Duane Stahl,
South Paw Kennel, Freeman, SD.
NAVHDA NA Prize I, 112 pts.; UT Prize I, 192 pts.
Hips/thyroid tested normal.
Warren, a German import, has shown outstanding hunting abillity in the fields and water of South Dakota. Warren is a proven sire, providing highly biddable pups with the most desired traits of a versatile hunting dog. He is the Sire of three NAVHDA NA (Natural Ability) Breeder Award litters.
Warren is owned and trained by Duane Stahl, South Paw Kennel, Freeman, SD
NAVHDA NA:Prize I, 105 pts. NAVHDA UT:Prize I, 204 pts.,
2007 NAVHDA Invitational:Pass, 195 pts.
NAVHDA & AKC: Registered