Our Agassiz Boys

These are some of the current Agassiz boys, please see our Tribute page for others that contributed so much to our breeding program as well.


Deacon was a high energy, fun loving dog.  He was a multiple Group Placer, won 5 Best Puppy in Groups and a Best Puppy in Show, all achieved by 10 months of age.   Passed in 2018 coming into his 15th year, he is sadly missed here at Agassiz.  Deacon was a cornerstone of our breeding program.. He is the proud father of our two conformation stars - BISS, MBIS, PBIS GCh. Agassiz's Wild Blu Yonder, HIC, RN, CGN, VS and MBPIS Ch. Agassiz Krystal Blu Persuasion, CGN, HIC, VS and grandfather to MBIS, RBIS, MBPIS, Can GChEx and Am GCh. Agassiz's Whiskey On The Rocks, CGN,  HIC, VS (aka Whiskey).

Hearing:  Normal    Hips:  OVC Normal    Eyes:  PRA (prcd) Clear, PRA (rcd4) Clear, PLL Carrier   Herding:  Instinct Tested (Sheep, Ducks) - Passed    


Rest in Peace 2005-2017

He was an incredibly versitile dog.  Yonder was a Best in Show Specialty winner (ACDCC National Specialty 2011), multi Best in Show winner and a Reserve Best in Show winner, Yonder had over 100 groups placements to his credit and he was Canada's top conformation ACD for 2006, 2007, 2009 and 2010.  He was also the first ACD in Canada to obtain a Grand Champion title!  

Hearing:  Normal    Hips:  OVC Normal   Eyes:  PRA (prcd) Obligate Carrier, PRA (rcd4) Clear, PLL Clear Herding:  Instinct Tested (Sheep) - Passed


Travel is owned and loved by a wonderful ACD fan of our kennel.  He is the son of our Deacon and Rush and showing great promise as an upcoming stud dog for our kennel.  Travel hasn't seen the show ring yet, but is currently working on his herding attributes and is doing very well.  We look forward to his future for sure.

Hearing:  Normal    Hips:  OFA Good   Elbows:  OFA Normal Prelim  Cardio:  OFA Normal  Patellas:  OFA Normal  Eyes:  Clear (PRA-prcd), Clear (PRA-rcd4), Clear PLL.   Other:  Myotonia, Cystinuria, Degenerative Myelopathy, NCL-5 - Clear  Herding:  Instinct Tested (Sheep) - Passed 



Whiskey is a now our older veteran stud dog that loves to do just about anything.  He excelled in the show ring as a young dog and now just loves to hike, swim, play ball and hang out with the girls.. Whiskey finished his Canadian Championship as a puppy with multiple Group placements, 12 Best Puppy in Group wins and 3 Best Puppy in Show wins!  During his show career he boasts multiple Group 1st wins, multiple Best in Shows and he is a 2X Puppy Sweepstakes Winner (ACDCC National Specialty and Maritime Group 7 Specialty 2011). He has also finished his American championship in style taking 3 majors (back to back), winning Best of Breed over Specials and has now obtained his American Grand Championship!  Whiskey was the top conformation ACD in Canada for 2011 and 2012.   He is following in the footsteps of his mother Ch. Agassizís Krystal Blu Persuasion, HIC, CGN, VS and his grandfather, Ch. Agassizís Dreamtime Deacon Blu, HIC, VS and his cousin, BISS, Multi BIS & BPIS GCH Agassiz's Wild Blu Yonder, HIC, RN, CGN, VS.   

At Australian Cattle Dog Club of American National Specialty 2014 held in Tennessee, Whiskey came in 2nd in the Stud Dog Class 

Whiskey's sons/daughters are also doing very well:

BIS, BOSS GCh Agassiz's Blueberry Crush,  (aka Ginny) is a Best in Show Winner, Multiple Group Winner/Placer, Multiple Best Puppy in Group and Best Puppy in Show Winner,  Best of Opposite Winner at ACDCC National Specialty 2015

Am Ch. Agassiz N Happy Trails Ironman (aka Many, owned and loved by La Vonda Brown Lewis in Oklahoma)

GCh. Agassiz's Come From Away, RN (aka Joey, owned and loved by Cindy Cavanagh in Nova Scotia). Multiple Group Winner, Multiple Group Placer, Sweepstakes Winner, Multiple Best Puppy in Group Winner. Joey has consistently placed in the Top 5 ACD in Canada the last three years.  Available at stud to approved females. 

GCh. Agassiz N Austyln Heading East (aka Billie, also owned by Cindy Cavanagh) is a Best Puppy in Show winner and Best Puppy in Group winner, Multiple Group Placings and a Group Winner.

GCh. Austlyn N Aquila Captain Navar (bred by Lynda Rocksvold/Jane Ward and owned by Fany Kuipers) is a Group Winner and multi Group Placer as well.  Available at stud to approved females

GCh. Byeyo's Miss Lulu Blue (bred by Jeremy Browne/Margaret Ure) is a multiple Best Puppy in Group/Show Winner, Multiple Group Winner/Placer, Reserve Best in Show Winner and Best in Show Specialty Winner.

BOSS Am. Ch. Aquila's Hot Dam Here I Am (bred by Lynda Rocksvold/Jane Ward, owned by Marc Philpott)  Hottie won her 15-18 month class at the ACDCA National Specialty 2014 and was Best of Opposite at the ACDCC National Specialty in 2016.

GCh Austlyn Country Girl is Sassy (bred by Lynda Rocksvold/Jane Ward, owned by Vickie Hall) is a multiple Best of Breed Winner and Regional Specialty Winner in the US and is currently in the top 10 ranking for the breed.

BISS, RBIS, BOSS, BPIS, Ch. Austlyn Ksenia's Racin Four T Square (bred by Lynda Roacksvold/Jane Ward, owned by Barb Loitz).  Jimmie is a Best in Show Specialty Winner ACDCC 2014, a Reserve Best in Show Winner, a Multiple Group Winner/Placer and Best Puppy in Show Winner.

Whiskey also has progeny in Germany that are champions, specialty winners and have multiple group wins and placements.

Hearing:  Normal    Hips:  OFA Good Prelim     Elbows:  OFA Normal Prelim  Cardio:  OFA Normal  Patellas:  OFA Normal  Eyes:  Carrier (PRA-prcd), Clear (PRA-rcd4), Clear PLL.   Other:  Myotonia, Cystinuria, Degenerative Myelopathy, NCL-5 - Clear  Herding:  Instinct Tested (Sheep) - Passed 


Available for stud to approved bitches