have owned golden retrievers since May, 1989. The first dog bearing the
name Rustic in 1996. The kennel name I chose was “Rustic". I chose this kennel name with the beautiful color of the Golden Retriever.
We are members in good standing
with the Golden Retriever Club of America, United States Australian Shepherd Assoc., Dog Obedience Training Club of Rochester, NY, Inc.
and Western New York Golden
In the Fall of 2006, I
entered into the world of the Australian Shepherd (better known as the Aussie). I have always admired the Aussie and I decided that I
wanted to training and show a different breed. The Aussie is a little different than the Goldens,
but are very devoted to their owners. I look forward to many years of
enjoying the Aussie as I have the Goldens.
We actively compete in
obedience, rally, agility, field and the breed ring. While, I also do
enjoy competing in the other venues, my first love will always be
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"Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole." Roger Caras
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Buyers are encouraged to read ACQUIRING A GOLDEN RETRIEVER, as found on the grca.org website, for
general information about obtaining a puppy, to take as much time as
necessary to locate a reputable breeder from whom they feel comfortable
purchasing a puppy, and to investigate breeders and their puppies
thoroughly before committing to a purchase. You are not obligated to
purchase a puppy from the breeders whose names you obtain from GRCA