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.

Another Great Day Out for Galloway Gundogs

22nd May, 2019

Buccleuch Chapel Farm proudly sponsors Galloway Gundogs who held their third Test of the year at Mossdale on the 19th of May. With Puppy, Novice and Open classes plus Scurries for both spaniels and retrievers this well supported club, as ever had a busy day. Our thanks to Secretary Susan Edgar for sending the photo […]

A Good Test for David and Daisy

21st May, 2019

The annual Scottish Interclub Team Retriever Test, organised this year by Moray Firth Spaniel and Retriever Club, was held near Kingussie at the weekend. Following the competition the results were announced as: First, Team Central Scotland Second, Team Moray Firth Third, Team Forth and Clyde. Congratulations to Central and well done to all Teams taking […]

Success for Team Scotland at Skinners Retriever World Cup.

16th May, 2019

The 2019 Skinners Retriever Wold Cup was held this year in Wales and was contested at the weekend between fifteen x four handler teams from all over Europe with Team Scotland represented by the handlers: G. Buchan, L. MacNeill, D. Allan and our own David Lisett who was handling Buccleuch Xena, “Daisy”. At the close […]

The Dog: A Celebration

9th May, 2019

The Duke and Duchess of Devonshire are holding a programme of events during 2019 at Chatsworth House in Derbyshire named “The Dog: A Celebration”, which is dedicated to man and woman’s best friend. The series which began in March continues until the 6th of October. One of the events took place over the recent Bank […]

A Welcome to Sponsored Handler Mike Jones

10th April, 2019

Chapel Farm, the dog food brand of Buccleuch Gundogs is delighted to welcome Mike Jones to the Team as a Sponsored Handler. Mike hails from Carmarthenshire and has been training dogs for rough shooting for many years. Since 2010 Mike has been training dogs to Trial and has enjoyed success in Novice and Open Trials […]