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.

A Remarkable Achievement for John and Astra

24th September, 2018

Congratulations to Buccleuch Gundogs’ Chapel Farm sponsored handler John Halsted on his results at the Two Day Open Stake organised by the Labrador Retriever Club and held at Bowhill, Selkirk on Friday and Saturday. As well as being awarded first place with Astra he was also awarded second place with Paxto. That in itself is […]

Chapel Farm Welcomes Lee Hartis to the Team

18th September, 2018

We are delighted to welcome Lee Hartis to the team of dog handlers sponsored by Buccleuch Gundogs’ Chapel Farm Dog Food. For the last few months Lee has been feeding his Leacaz Gundogs on Chapel Farm and is exceptionally happy with the condition, stamina, alertness and overall health of his dogs on this range. As […]

Tallulah Has a Great Weekend at Sandringham Game Fair

12th September, 2018

Buccleuch Gundogs’ Chapel Farm Dog Food sponsors Junior Handler Tallulah Dyson who was competing at Sandringham Game Fair at the weekend. Firstly on the Saturday in the Lintran Junior Challenge Finals with Willow where qualification had been achieved by winning various Scurry Bandits events at Living Heritage shows throughout the year. They did very well […]

First Australian Litter for Buccleuch Ultimate.

31st August, 2018

Thanks to Craig & Tracey Murray of for their e-mail advising of the birth of the first Australian litter sired by our Labrador stud dog Buccleuch Ultimate, “Chad”, who is the uncle of IGL Championship Winner Buccleuch Xena “Daisy”. Their bitch Tallowood Nellies Victory, “Millie” gave birth to 2 dog and 2 bitch pups […]

A Top Quality Display from John Halsted

24th August, 2018

Chapel Farm (The Buccleuch Gundogs Dog Food Brand) sponsors John Halsted and we are grateful to John for finding time in his busy schedule to provide demonstrations on both days of the Galloway Country Fair. John once again gave a fantastic performance and shared many training tips before, during, and after his main ring display […]