Gundog News

The latest Gundog news from Drumlanrig Castle

To keep you up to speed with everything that’s going down – or being put up – we’ll post the latest Gundog news, articles and stories here.

Win For Ash in His First Competition

12th July, 2016

Young cocker spaniel “Ash” (Endowood Cutthorpe of Buccleuch) ran in his first trial on Saturday in the Tyne Tees and Tweed Field Trial Association, Novice Cocker Trial held at Steen, by kind permission of Lord Vestey. Judges were Mr John Holloway and Mr Steve Windspear with Steward of the Beat Mr Ian Openshaw. We are […]

Thanks Paul for the Glowing Testimonial

30th June, 2016

Please see below, e-mail received from Paul Challans of Merovigian Gundogs.  “Over the last several weeks we have had our pups on a trial of the puppy food from Chapel Farm .We have to say that the pups which we have reared on the food are in exceptional health. What we have noticed is that […]

Queensberry Initiative Visit to Buccleuch Gundogs

27th May, 2016

On what has become an annual event, 25 pupils and staff from the local Wallace Hall Academy visited the Chapel Farm Kennels yesterday. This was as part of the Queensberry Initiative which is a community charity project based here on Queensberry Estate to support pupils in making better connections with their local communities and increase […]

Great Weather and a Good Entry for Whitehill Test

24th May, 2016

We are grateful to Cammy Watt, Galloway Gundogs Chairman, for the results from the Chapel Farm sponsored test at Whitehill which was held in glorious weather, so good in fact that the registration caravan was abandoned in favour of an open air setting. There were a total of 67 entries competing in the various classes. […]

Buccleuch and Chapel Farm Welcome John Halsted to the Team

6th May, 2016

After seeing great results while trialling the Chapel Farm Puppy/Junior developed by Buccleuch Gundog Manager David Lisett we are delighted to welcome John Halsted to the team of Top Trainers who feed the Chapel Farm Range to their young and adult dogs. John is a renowned trainer with a remarkable record having qualified to compete […]