2017 Odie achieves 3rd place at NGRA 2 day open trial, 3rd place and best marker at GRC 2 day open trial. he also got guns choice at GRCS AV 1 day open and best marker at GRCS 1 day breed open.

2017 Del (Gatekeeper Boycie Del Hartleyjean) wins his first trial, GRC all aged trial. 

2017 Steve's dog Cluanie wins Northumberland and Durham 2 day open trial, qualifying him for the IGL championship again

2017 Steve's young dog Otto (Southebys Choice at Wedgnock ) wins his first trial MGS novice, he then went on to win SWGRC 1 day open. a promising start to his trialling career.


2017 Another new addition. Tulleysedge Chase The Gold With Hartleyjean (Chase) DOB 30/06/17 has joined us.

2016  Odie had two 'B' qualifications for the retriever championship, he needed 3 to get there but came very close to doing so.

Steve's young yellow Labrador Birdsgreen Cleudo of Wedgnock wins Utility Gundog Society 2 day open stake, qualifying him for the Retriever Championships, then won South Western Golden Retriever Club 1 day open, therefore making him up to a Field Trial Champion. Cluanie is now the 5th FTCH we have made up


Jan 2016 Odie's win at the Yorkshire Golden Retriever Club one day AV open on 13th January 2016 has made him up as a Field Trial Champion, and was soon followed by second place at the Kent, Surrey & Sussex one day AV open on 27th January 2016.


2015 Another trip to the IGL for Sally as Odie has won The Golden Retriever Club two day open trial on 8th October 2015.


2012 Sally has been granted the kennel name 'HARTLEYJEAN'. This consists of Sally's mothers maiden name followed by her Christian name. Her mum died of ovarian cancer when Sally was 14 years old so is a lovely way to remember her.

There is a new addition to the family 'Odie' who is first to have the kennel name, 'Frizelwood Odan of Hartleyjean', born 18/10/12.


GREAT NEWS, Castlemans Mkussi (Rowan) has won the Bristol and West Working Gundog Club's two day open any variety field trial on 7th and 8th October 2013, so he and Sally are off to the IGL Retriever Championships, Sally's first time.

Seven days after his Bristol and West win, Rowan went on to win the Northern Golden Retriever Association 2 day open field trial giving him a double qualification for the championships and making him up to a FIELD TRIAL CHAMPION.