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Lish's Rusty Red Feather Collector JH


Rusty truly lives up to his full name as the Feather Collector. From a young pup, Rusty showed great interest in all things birds. He loves people and is Man's Best Friend.  Below are pictures of Rusty from 8 weeks old on through puppy to adulthood. It's easy to see the innate qualities he possesses. Rusty is very prey driven and birdy, and excels in both field and water. His exceptional drive makes him a top competitor. Rusty also has a genuine heart of Gold. He lives to please. He adores people both young and old, and loves his place by the fireside.  He is both gentle and obedient.  Rusty is not only smart, kind, beautiful, a skillful hunter, but also very fit and healthy. Rusty currently has his health certifications for all of the following:

·        Hips rated in the top 90th percentile for Golden Retrievers with DI Right = 0.36 Left = 0.34

·        OFA Prelim: Elbows NORMAL

·        Heart - NORMAL

·        Eyes - CLEAR

·        Thyroid - NORMAL

·        Progressive Retinal Atrophy: GR_PRA1- CLEAR

·        GR_PRA2 - CLEAR

·        PRCD Mutation- CLEAR

·        Ichthyosis- CLEAR

·        Dengerative Myelopathy - CLEAR

·        NCL - CLEAR

Rusty also boasts an impressive pedigree comprised of the who's who of Golden Retriever royalty. Both Rusty's sire and his dam are accomplished field dogs. In fact, Mother earned her Junior Hunter title while, Father has earned his Hunt Retriever title. But, that's not all. Rusty is the grandson of one of the most decorated Golden Retrievers of all time:


Stanley is a very commendable dog because of the many, many accomplishments he has gained. Including achieving 4 Championship FIELD TRIAL TITLES as well as Am & Can OTCH title and all by just 5 years old!

Other notable dogs in Rusty's pedigree include:

Shurmark's Split Decision MH

AFC Yankee's Smoke'n Red Devil

FC Windbreakers Razzmatazz

Brassfire's Mustang Sally MH MNH

Anya's Brassy Boss CD MH

NAFC FC AFC Topbrass Cotton

Sungold Super Brass CDX MH

Porjay's Black Eyed Pea JH

AFC Emberain Rugby

FC Wraiths HTR MN Bro Macdhuibh

Wraith's Duncan MH

Emberain All Buttered Up CDX JH MX MXJ

AFC Glenhaven Devil's Advocate UD TD MH

Emberain Jelly Side Up UD TD JH AX

Porjay's Gone With The Wind SH

FC AFC Glenhaven HTRS MN Baronet MH

AFC Glenhaven Devil's Advocate UD TD MH

Porjay's Sydney CDX MH

Shurmark's Split Decision MH

Tigathoes Omega CDX JH

River's Red Dawn Of Wm Farms JH

Rockerin Red River Ruckus MH

FC AFC Glenhaven HTRS MN Baronet MH

AFC Glenhaven Devil's Advocate UD TD MH

OTCH Meadowpond Especial One TD SH

Wraith's Duncan MH

Shurmark's Split Decision MH

AFC Yankee's Smoke'n Red Devil

FC Windbreakers Razzmatazz

Cottrell's Right On Target JH

It's plain to see that there is no shortage of impressive talent throughout Rusty's pedigree. Of the titled dogs above, earned titles included: Master Hunter, Field Champion, Amateur Field Champion, Junior Hunter, Senior Hunter, Utility Dog, Obedience Trial Champion, Tracking Dog, Agility Excellent, Master Jumper Excellent, Master Agility Excellent, and Companion Dog Excellent.  To view Rusty's pedigree in its entirety please follow this link:

Rusty has been featured on NBC in support of our local Pheasants Forever Chapter. You can view the commercial here:


Rusty's attributes include: a true Golden temperament, he is eager and happy to please, he loves people and other animals, a natural retriever, birdyness, unparalleled drive and desire, trainability, intelligence, and striking dark golden coat. Rusty is 25" tall at withers and weighs 75lbs.

Rusty is available for stud service to approved females.




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Please scroll down for additional pictures of Rusty from 8 weeks old through current:


 Lish's Rusty Red Feather Collector JH