Master National 2019
October 26, 2019 by Marta Morris
Jack and I are relaxing here at Moree’s Preserve now that the 2019 Master Nationals is on the books. Out of 1053 dogs entered, 409 passed. The tests were challenging, Team Stellar congratulates all the qualifiers and especially #15, Jones and Dede Paterson MNH, #20 Tryst and Wayne Paterson MNH, #38, Major and Jack Morris, #68, Mia and Joal Harper, # 72 Mary and Bob Neipert now a MNH8, #83, Cinder and Jack Morris MNH4, #97 Trigger and Nathan Proske MNH, #107, Remi and Marion Woolie MNH, and #113, Rango and Robert Rascoe. Stellar was very proud of their dogs #3, Mariah and Jack, #33, Glory and Jack MNR, #88, Tori and Jack, #93 Lion and Marta MNR, #98 Lena and Marta MNH, and #103 Baylee and Marta MNH. It was a very special event for the Paterson’s, Nathan Proske and Marta Morris as their whole canine family, Mom, Dad, and 3 siblings all received their MNH this event. Safe travels to all competitors as they return home and begin the process of qualifying for 2020.Read More
SMHRA Hunt Test
August 08, 2019 by Marta Morris
Stellar Retrievers wishes to congratulate all the owners who’s dogs passed the mid week Hunt Test put on by Southern Minnesota Hunting Retriever Association August 6-8th in Blooming Prairie MN. Gary Witherspoon’s Cody and Major, Ben and Allison Wallace’s Laney, Philip and Linda Shimerda’s Goose, Carol Davis’s Sassy, David Dyslin’s Rowdy, Joal and Erin Harper’s Kiker, Hitch, and Mia, Wayne and Dede Paterson’s Pearl, Scott Baker’s Brennan, Lee Hanes’ Caper, Bill and Lynn Teague’s Cinder, Shy Anderson’s Sammy, Jack Erskin’s Mack, Mary Ellen Hamilton’s Lion, and Jeff and Karin Parker’s Maverick. Stellar Retriever’s Lena, Baylee, Tori, and Mariah had passed as well. Thank you to the Judges and members of the SMHRA for putting on a good test.Read More
Duluth Retriever Club Hunt Test
August 03, 2019 by Marta Morris
Wow! What a great start to the 2020 Hunt Test season!
23 Stellar dogs were entered and 22 passed!
Special congratulations go to Scott Baker and Gary Witherspoon, Scott handled Brennan for the first time and came away with a pass. Gary handled his new partner Major for the first time and passed as well. Proud of you two guys! Bill Teague handled Cinder, his trusted friend, to a pass and Lee Hanes handled Caper, her young super dog, to a pass as well. Lee also was kind enough to take all the photos as I am at home on Puppy watch. Way to go group. Nathan Proske and Jack were busy handling Kiker, Hitch, and Mia, owned by Joal Harper, Gigi owned by Matt Kaplin, Rowdy owned by David Dyslin, Maverick owned by Jeff and Karin Parker, Sammy owned by Shy Anderson, Goose owned by Phil and Linda Shimerda, Sassy owned by Carol Davis, Pearl owned by Wayne and Dede Paterson, Laney owned by Ben and Allison Wallace, Lion owned by Mary Ellen HAMILTON, and Cody owned by Gary Witherspoon. Nathan and Jack also passed their personal dogs, Trigger, Lena, Tori, Baylee, and Mariah. Thank you to all our valued clients for trusting Stellar Retrievers with your talented dogs.Read More
July 26, 2019 by Marta Morris
Jack and I are excited about the breeding of Stellar’s Black Jack MH MNH X Stellar’s Promise Of Glory MH.
Blackie is Jack’s personal dog. (2XNAFC CAFC FC AFC Ebonstar Lean MAC X FC Cream (Full littermate to Hawkeyes Candlewood’s Shadow). Blackie is a MH 79, MNH 6. Blackie was an incredible competitor, hard charging, intelligent, and excellent marker. Hips, excellent; Elbows, normal; CERF, normal. EIC negative, CNM carrier.
Stellar’s Promise Of Glory (NFC Watermarks Running Back X Watermarks Promise MH) is a beautiful 65 pound girl with exceptional drive, marking, and tractability. With an excellent off switch. She is the perfect partner at the line, in a duck blind or at home. Glory has littermate who are AFC and Master Hunters. Hips, excellent; Elbows, normal; CERF normal; EIC and CNM clear by parentage.
This is an exceptional pedigree stacked with NFC, NAFC, FCs, AFCs and Master Hunters. Puppies due 8/8/2019.
For pictures and pedigree please go to our photo gallery.
Please contact Jack Morris at Stellar Retriever’s for more information. (979) 716-9465Read More
Southern MN Retriever club HT
July 26, 2019 by Marta Morris
Stellar Retrievers congratulates Allison and Ben Wallace on Laney’s Master pass at Southern MN Retriever Club’s event July 26-27th. Laney received her Master Title and qualified for Master National in Cheraw SC. Thank you Allison and Ben for trusting Stellar Retrievers with your dog.Read More