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.

The Complete Training Day 2017

13th April, 2017

David’s Complete Training Day was recently held at Buccleuch Gundogs home kennels at Chapel Farm on a fine day under clear skies which in itself was fairly unusual. Spaces had as usual been fully reserved for some time for this most popular of days however all present agreed that it had been worth the wait […]

First Test of the Year for Galloway Gundogs.

29th March, 2017

Chapel Farm Sponsored Galloway Gundogs held their first test of the season recently at Spottes Estate, Haugh of Urr where wet and windy weather could not dampen the enthusiasm of the handlers and 58 dogs that competed on the day. Thanks to Chairman Cammy Watt for the photo of first and second in the Novice […]

Buccleuch Stud Dogs & Booking Procedure

3rd March, 2017

It is not often that the boys sit quietly together but recent good weather gave the opportunity to take a group photo of the Buccleuch Gundogs Stud Dogs. From left to right: Buccleuch Ultimate “Chad”, Buccleuch Xander “Doyle”, Buccleuch Pepper “Jet”   Buccleuch Kelsey “Laddie”, Buccleuch Innes “Finn”, Endowood Cutthorpe of Buccleuch “Ash” We receive many […]

Feeding Chapel Farm Puppy/Junior Can Aid Training in Puppies.

15th February, 2017

We are grateful to our friend Susan for sending this research piece below about the benefits of dietary DHA in puppy development that she discovered online. Chapel Farm Puppy/Junior is rich in DHA which is an Omega 3 Fatty Acid component of salmon oil. It has long been generally thought that Omega 3 increases intelligence […]

A New Beginning for Kennel-Man Scott

9th February, 2017

Scott our Kennel-Man at Buccleuch Gundogs Chapel Farm Kennels is known and well-liked by many and it is with a degree of sadness that we announce he will shortly be leaving to start a new career as a Gamekeeper. Scott has been a credit to the kennels and we are sorry to see him go […]