Master Hunter black Labrador retriever trained by Lonny TaylorA PROVEN RECORD OF SUCCESS Retriever training is what Lonny Taylor loves. Lonny’s passion for training Labrador retrievers and golden retrievers for hunting has made a successful career for Lonny. It shows in his results. Very few retriever trainers have a consistent record of success like Lonny Taylor’s. On average, only 30-50% of the dogs at an AKC hunt test pass the test. Lonny Taylor typically handles between 85% and 95% of his dogs to successfully pass the hunt tests and win AKC hunt test titles. Lonny’s track record:

  • 1999-present: trained and handled 30 retrievers to Master Hunter titles; trained and handled retrievers to a total of 120 AKC Hunt Test titles.
  • Qualified 10 dogs for AKC Master Nationals.
  • Trained and handled 4 Labradors to AKC Master National Finalist status.
  • Trained and handled “Blackstar Smart Smoke”, who was inducted in 2005 to Master National Hall of Fame.
  • Qualified 10 dogs for all-age field trial status (all 10 dogs were also Master Hunters).
  • Trained and handled two Canadian Amateur Field Champions.
  • Qualified for 6 different Canadian National Field Trials.
  • Trained & handled 1993 & 1994 Washington Retriever Club high point Open & Amateur field trial dog.
  • Trained & handled the 1990 Washington Derby Champion field trial dog.
  • Founding member and past president of the Sunflower (state of Kansas) Retriever Club.
  • Board member and former secretary of the Washington (State) Retriever Club; 1994 Member of the Year.

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Professional Dog Trainer Lonny Taylor's Achievements