Successful trainer of versatile gun dogs that meet training and testing goals.


Schwarzwald Kennels is not only a premier breeder of German Wirehaired Pointers, our training program offered also brings out the best in our clients versatile gun dogs and success is proved in their testing. If you are looking for the best of the best in performance, confirmation, and personality, well, you’ve found it.

Not only are we breeders of German Wirehaired Pointers, but we are also experienced, precision trainers of the breed. If you’re looking for a GWP trainer experienced in both upland bird and waterfowl, we would love to talk to you. We own multiple NAVHDA Versatile Champions, Versatile Hunting Dog Champions (VHDF) & AKC Master Hunters and have trained & tested client dogs within the NAVHDA, VHDF and AKC venues.

The images show some of our fields available for training, our kennels and our dogs and their owners experiencing the facilities, the training opportunities and enjoying the results.


Snup, on point after a few weeks or steadiness training Retrieving training for a GWP German Wirehair puppy pointing A GWP and pheasants and the owner
German Wirehaired retrieving a pheasant German Wirehaired named Oden