Upcountry Vizslas

Upcountry Vizslas

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Our Vizslas


Our Philosophy

Our goal at Upcountry Vizslas is to breed selectively and only on occasion; and when we do, it is with the sole purpose of improving the Vizsla breed. We strive to produce puppies that are sound in temperament, health, conformation and field ability. It is our desire to reproduce either the quality of the dam and sire, or better quality, in each successive generation.

We believe that breeding is a serious endeavour that comes with enormous responsibility. We belong to the Canadian Kennel Club, Vizsla Canada, Vizsla Club of America and Puget Sound Vizsla Club and follow all organizations’ Code of Ethics. We are also members of the Vancouver Island Pointing Dog Club. In addition, we constantly strive to expand our knowledge base by reading and researching topics related to breeding, genetics, structure and movement, training, and healthcare. We devote a great deal of time researching pedigrees and selecting our stud dogs. All dogs used in our breeding program have appropriate health screenings, including up-to-date hips, elbows, cardiac, thyroid and eye tests.

While we breed for ourselves first and foremost, we want to know that available Upcountry puppies are placed in a loving home that is able to give it the care, training and socialization it needs. We want to have a relationship with our puppy buyers and continue to assist them by answering questions and be there if they have trouble once the puppy goes home. We are therefore very selective about where our puppies are placed.

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Latest News

FDJ Legs for Willow!
This sweet fun-loving girl ran her first field tests this weekend earning two legs towards her FDJ title. Thank you Judges Phil Stanton and Susan...
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Multiple Best in Shows!
So Taiga and I have had a great time in the Yukon! Thank you to Judges Peter Machen and Denise Cornelssen for recognizing our beautiful...
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New Title for Petal!
After a 6 year hiatus from the obedience ring, we’re pleased to announce that Petal finished her CD title this past weekend at the Lower...
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News Flash – Taiga is #1 in Canada!
After very limited showing in Canada (10 shows), we are so pleased to announce that Taiga is now the number 1 Vizsla in Canada! So...
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New Titles for Petal & Juno!
Petal and Juno survived the heat wave at Enumclaw, WA, this past weekend to compete in Barn Hunt! Both girls passed their Barn Hunt Novice legs,...
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Vizsla Canada Nationals
We were so pleased to be a part of the 2016 Vizsla Canada National Specialty Show and Sweepstakes held in Victoria, BC, August 6. This...
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~ Located in beautiful Pemberton Meadows, approximately 30 minutes north of Whistler, BC ~