Buddy hails from Dovewood Kennels, in South Carolina and was our first Boykin. He is a son of Dovewood's Ceterfield Coach and Lori. Buddy is a "people person" and has the endless energy that characterizes LBDs (Little Brown Dogs). Buddy has completed his training at Circle C, but still loves to visit Charlie, and to "have a talk" with him!
Buddy has received, so far, his Working Dog Excellent rating and his AKC Junior Hunter status, and has been OFA certified "Excellent" for his hips.
Babe also comes to us from Dovewood Kennels, and is a daughter of Bonnie (Something to talk About) and Jake. Babe is a very diligent student, and learns new things very quickly. She is natural hunter and retriever, and loves the water. Her obedience and field work are flawless, and she has finished her training at Circle C, including responding to whistle commands. Babe had her final hip x-ray in July 2014, and received an "Good" evaluation.
Penny comes to R & D Boykins from North Carolina, She was whelped at Bluefield Kennels, and is a daughter of Bluefield's Little Abby and Master Maximus of the Cooper.
Penny is a exuberant and natural retriever and has an endless energy and natural instincts, and is proving to be a hunting powerhouse. Penny has certified "Excellent" hips.
Tanner is a pup from Babe and Buddy's first litter. He is a Texas Boykin of South Carolina heritage, whelped at R & D Kennels. Tanner has completed his first levels of bird dog training, and will be working toward his Junior Hunter title.
Tanner is a strong and disciplined retriever, and has all the natural talents of his parents. Tanner has also made successful appearances in the show ring. Tanner received a preliminary "excellent" for his hips
Miss Brandy is a beautiful Buddy+Babe pup, that has achieved success in the conformation ring. Just 7 points from her championship, Brandy has won 2 majors, and is a valued member of our kennel!
Weber's Buckshot is a beautiful and affectionate, swimming machine! He loves the water, and fetching, and has a nose for hunting. Buck is a product of Buddy and Macie (a female out of Nancy Boykin's kennels).
Miss Tally is a beautiful young lady, out of Bacarra's Zoe Bee and Just Enough Gun. Tally is a beautifully proportioned dog, and also a valued member of the pack. She is clear on all DNA tests, and has "Excellent" hips, "Normal" patellas and elbows. Tally has a sweet personality and is an enthusiastic retriever, a joy to be around!
Vinci is another Buddy+Babe beauty who has the distinction ov being a virtual clone of her mother, Babe! Vinci is an enthusiastic hunter, and a very quick student! We look forward to great things from Miss Vinci.
More to come!
A new addition to the bunch: Weber's Miss Molly McGee, born in February to Babe and Buddy. Molly is a little girl but carries all the good things found in Mom and Dad!