Performance NEWS!

June 10th, 2017-

Congratulations to Carol Young and Summit (Macey/Blitz)- for picking up his 1st Junior Hunter pass this past weekend!

June 11th, 2017- Tiger earns his 6th Master pass!

June 4th, 2017

Congratulations to Elbert Traylor and Chris Lehmann

Tiger earned his MH today!

May 17th

Congratulations to Terri and Miley! (Macey/Blitz)

Miley passed her CGC and TKN tests 

Sept. 22, 2016
Congratulations to Elbert and Chris Lehmann! Tiger Boy picked up another MH pass last weekend with his trainer and Buddy, Greg Nelson!

August 21,2016:

Congratulation to  Grindstones Shakem up Riverdance GN CDX RA TD!   Josi had a very nice 195.5 for a 1st place in Open!

June 7, 2016:
Congratulations to Grindstones Shakem up Riverdance GN CDX RA TD for earning her Graduate Novice Title and an Open Leg!

From Terri:
"Josi had a great day at our club's trial on Saturday. She had a 195.5 in Open B and a 197.5 in Grad Novice. Earned Grad Novice title and High in Trial!!! Love this girl!!"

May 23, 2016

Congratulations to HR Grindstone's Gerti On The Go GN CD SH WCX 

Gerti and her first two legs on her HRC Finished title!
We had a great weekend at the Kansas City Hunting Retriever Club 10th Anniversary Hunt Test! 
So proud of all the effort she gave me. The judges set up some nice, but challenging tests. She stepped on all her birds and worked so well with me on the blinds. I couldn't be happier with her performance! She has come such a long way in a short amount of time!

May 16, 2016

Congratulations to  Grindstone Rocket City Golden Oak JH

for earning his AKC Junior Hunter title!

May 15, 2016

Congratulations to  HR Grindstone's Gerti On The Go GN CD SH WCX 

Great day at the GRC-GSL HUNT TEST in St. Louis today. Gerti picked up her last pass and earned her Senior Hunter title! So proud of her! She was perfect in every way! Impressed the judges so much they were hugging me! They got super excited when I announced it was for her title. Great test and wonderful judges! Mary Gregg and Lou Riemenschneider!

February 22,2016

Congratulations to Grindstone Golden Boy Jax he picked up two legs of his towards his Novice Barn Hunt title!

Nov. 13th, 2015  Grindstone Rocket City Golden Oak
Oakley got first 2 legs of his junior title last weekend. He did great and looked like he had been doing it for a long time.

October 17, 2015- HR Grindstone's Amazing Grace BN CD SH WC completed her Senior Hunter title at the Boothill test. She went 5/5 on passes! HR Grindstone Gerti On The Go picked up her 3rd pass towards her SH this weekend as well! Very proud of these girls!


HR Grindstone Gerti On The Go GN CD JH WCX 

Gerti earned her 2nd Senior Hunter pass at the Sedalia MO. Hunt test! 

Grindstone's Amazing Grace, "Macey"

Earned her HR (Seasoned) Title last weekend in Iowa! 08-29-2015

July 2,2015

A big thank you to the Salt Valley HRC Club for hosting such a great test this past weekend. Both girls picked up two more passes, earning Gerti her HR Title and Macey just needs one more leg! Thank you again to Lyle Steinman and Joe Wilt @ Castile Creek Kennels for all their support and coaching!

June 2, 2015

Had two great weekends with my girls at the KCHRC test and the Mid Iowa Hunt test! Gerti picked up her first 2 Seasoned passes and her first SH pass. Macey picked up her First Seasoned pass and 2more legs towards her SH. And my sweet 11 1/2 year old, Milly finished her Sarted Title! A BIG Thank you to Lyle Steinman for graciously allowing me to come out and train on his wonderful grounds @ Castile Creek, and Joe Wilt, for willingly sacrificing his time to coach me.

May 27,2015
Oakley (Mr. Green) (Hoagan/Macey) graduated puppy class with honors. I could not get him to wear the cap and gown but he did get a new tug toy. Next is the manners 101 class
April 21, 2015
Lovie (Miss White) (Hoagan/Macey) graduated from Super Puppy class tonight. She earned a three-way tie for obstacle-course champion and was awarded a GIANT dog biscuit. On to the next class!

March 28, 2015

Congratulations to Chris Lehmann and Grindstone's Salt Creek Tiger Boy SH
He got 2nd place with a 194 and finished his BN title this weekend! Way to go Chris and Tiger!

Nov. 28th, 2014

Tiger earned his 2nd leg towards his Beginner Novice title this weekend! Good boy Tiger!

Sept. 28th, 2014

Macey earned her 1st Senior Hunter pass this weekend at Skunk River Hunt test in Iowa!

Sept. 28th, 2014

Grindstone's Salt Creek Tiger Boy SH

Congratulations to Elbert and Tiger for earning their 1st Master Hunter pass at the Skunk River Hunt test in Iowa this weekend!

August 23, 2014

Grindstone's Amazing Grace JH WC CD

Macey Titled today! New CD! Not her highest score, 191.5, but she did good! Very happy! We are entered again tomorrow so we will be able to just have fun and work on attention

July 14,2014

Gindstones Shakem up Riverdance, Josi earned her CDX title yesterday with a 194 for 1st place.

May 18th, 2014

Another great day! Both girls qualified! Gerti got her Grad Novice title and Macey picked up her 2nd Novice leg with a 195.5! Hopefully get her title in a couple of weeks! We had fun.

May 17th, 2014

Both girls got qualifying scores today! Grindstone's Amazing Grace BN JH WC , Macey, got a 190 and 3rd place in Novice B and Grindstone Gerti On The Go CD JH WCX, Gerti, got 1st place in Grad Novice.


April 27, 2014

Congratulations to Grindstone Salt Creek Tiger Boy SH and his owners Elbert and Chris on 

Tiger's new Senior Hunter title!!

March 11, 2014

Congratulations to Terri and Josi, Grindstones Shakem Up Riverdance, for receiving

 Hi Scoring Golden Retriever at the Everglades Golden Retriever Regional Specialty!!!!

Josi gets a professional photo shoot and will appear in the GRC NEWS! So exciting!

January 25, 2014

Gindstones Shakem up Riverdance, Josi, earned her 1st leg in Open A. Terri and Josi make a great team!

January 11, 2014

Gindstones Shakem up Riverdance, Josi, had the high score in obedience for their club this year! Way to go Josi and Terri!


11-17-13 Grindstone Gerti On The Go CD JH earned her WCX at the KCGRC test.

11-17-13 Grindstone's Amazing Grace BN JH earned her WC at the Kansas City Golden Retriever Club WC/WCX test.


Gindstones Shakem up Riverdance, Josi, I'm so proud of Josi for passing her TD test today!! She did an awesome job!! 445 yards in 6 minutes!! What a great little girl!


10-12-13 Grindstone Gerti On The Go earned her CD and Grindstone's Amazing Grace earned her BN.


Josi at the State Team Obedience Competition on Labor Day!



09-29-13 Grindstone's Salt Creek Tiger Boy Received his second leg on his SH this weekend! Tiger is on a roll!


8-18-13  Grindstone's Salt Creek Tiger Boy received his first leg on his SH this weekend! Way to go Tiger.


5-26-13 Two great days at the KCGRC Obedience Trial this weekend. It was our first trial and I entered both days. Gerti received a 2nd and a 1st place in Novice with scores of 188 and 194. Macey received two 1st places in Beginning Novice with scores of 193.5 and 191.


5-25-13 Gindstones Shakem up Riverdance, Josi,  had a 1st place today in novice B with a 195. Just missed Hi in Trial by 1/2 point . . .. Her little sister, Jenni (Toller) got her 1st leg in Grad. Open with a 187.5


1-26-13 Terri and Josi earned her CD and RN! She recieved 1st place in Novice B with a 196! They are such a great team!

12-14-12 Gindstones Shakem up Riverdance, Josi, earned her first title last weekend, Beginner Novice, in Miami with a 1st place and score of 198!


09-30-12 Grindstone's Amazing Grace received her JH title in Iowa this weekend.


8-19-12 Grindstone Salt Creek Tiger Boy received his JH title this weekend in Nebraska. Way to go Tiger!

8-18-12   Josi had a great day at the trial today! She had a 197.5 for 2nd place in Beg. Nov.,
a 194.5 in Novice B for 3rd place, and a 99 in Rally Novice for 2nd place. Just one more leg in each for 3 titles.

8-11-12 Both Macey and Tiger received a JH leg at Lincoln NE this weekend! Way to go!

"Grindstone Cooper" (5th from the right) reieved his first obedience title in Austria! 6-9-12

"Grindstone Salt Creek Tiger Boy" received his 1st JH leg in Valley NE! 6-9-12

"Grindstone's Amazing Grace" received her 1st JH leg in Valley NE! 6-9-12

"Josi" took a 2nd place in Beg. Nov. with a 196 and a 2nd place in Rally Nov. with a 98 at her first trial! 5-26-12


"Grindstone Gerti On The Go" 3-2012 Earned her CGC this month! 

"Grindstone Salt Creek Tiger Boy"03-2012 Received?rd place in the Puppy Stakes at Missouri Vally Hunt Club's Sanctioned Trial!



 "Grindstone's Amazing Grace"


Received a Reserved Jam in the Puppy Stakes at the Missouri Valley Hunt Club's Sanctioned Trial!



"Grindstone Gerti On The Go JN WC" (Trooper/Milly)


earned her Junior Hunter Title!


 "GreenMeadows I Fly Solo RN CGC" (CJ/ MILLY pup)


Solo earned his RN and passed the CGC in an AKC Obedience Trial in Great Falls, MT. Way to go Solo!


 "Billy Jo BGH1" (CJ/Milly pup)


 Billy got a BGH1 (Begleithunde 1), similar to a CD. (Companion Dog Obedience Title)

"SureFire Remington Lock and Load SH HR CD WCX" (CJ/ Milly pup)

August 2010:

Remmie just earned her CD in obedience! Great job Remmie! She also received her WCX title through the Golden Retriever Club!

October 2010:

Remmie earned her AKC Senior Hunter! Way to go Remmie!


Milly (left) earned her WCX along with her friends Charger, Boogie, and Remi   Gerti (2nd from right) earned her WC along with friends

                                                                                                                  Tippy 2nd on the left, and Isak- on right

                                              at the KCGRC WC/WCX event held Aug. 2010


Congratulations to Anita and Trooper for receiving his CCA this May!