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FIRST LADY OF VERITA AT VERRAD (Poppy)
is a small, extremely athletic, traditional looking working black Labrador. She has an impressive 80 FTCH/FTW in her six generation pedigree including parentage from the Pocklea, Drakeshead and Flashmount kennels.
Poppy has been regularly picking up on shoots since she was nine months old. She is a naturally fast, agile, hard hunting dog and no cover, water or terrain fazes her.
She is unquestionably loyal with an extremely kind and even temperament, an absolute pleasure to work and live with.
HEALTH TEST RESULTS:
  • BVA hip scored (5/6 total of 11)
  • BVA elbow graded (0/0)
  • Current clear eye certificate
  • DNA tested ‘clear’ for Hereditary Myopathy of Labrador Retriever (HMLR)/Centronuclear Myopathy (CNM)
  • DNA tested ‘clear’ for Exercise Induced Collapse (EIC)
  • Optigen DNA tested ‘carrier’ for pRCD Mutation Test for PRA *
*As Poppy is a ‘carrier’ she will only be mated with a Sire who is DNA tested 'clear' for pRCD/PRA which guarantees that the puppies will not be ‘affected’ by pRCD/PRA.
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KENDECI ALL THAT I NEED AT VERRAD (Purdey)
is a small to medium sized, very athletic chocolate Labrador. Her pedigree includes both working and show lines with parentage from the Kenmillix, Warringha and Charway kennels.
Purdey is a naturally fast, agile, hard hunting dog with an outstanding temperament. She is an extremely pretty dog that not only looks the part, but can do her job which is unusual for a chocolate Labrador.
HEALTH TEST RESULTS:
  • BVA hip scored (6/6 total of 12)
  • BVA elbow graded (0/0)
  • Current clear eye certificate
  • DNA tested ‘clear’ for Hereditary Myopathy of Labrador Retriever (HMLR)/Centronuclear Myopathy (CNM)
  • DNA tested ‘clear’ for Exercise Induced Collapse (EIC)
  • Optigen DNA tested ‘clear’ for pRCD Mutation Test for PRA
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VERRAD COCOLATE MAIDEN (Zara)
Is one of our homebred bitches, Sired by FTW STYLESIDE XANADU, an outstanding genuine working chocolate Labrador. Zara is a small, extremely athletic traditional looking working dog. She is of a darker chocolate colour, having the most gentle, even temperament. She is unquestionably loyal and constantly wants to please.
Her working ability is outstanding. She picks up regularly where she is naturally fast, agile and hard hunting. She is a fantastic example of a working dog who has the very feminine looks to match.
HEALTH TEST RESULTS:
  • BVA hip scored (3/5 total of 8)
  • BVA elbow graded (0/0)
  • Current clear eye certificate
  • DNA tested 'clear' for Dwarfism/Skeletal Dysplasia 2 (SD2)
  • DNA tested 'clear' for Narcolepsy
  • Hereditarily clear for prcd-PRA
  • Hereditarily clear for hereditary Myopathy of Labrador Retrievers (HMLR)/Centronuclear myopathy (CNM)
  • Hereditarily clear for Exercise Induced Collapse (EIC)
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VERRAD LAELAPS HARMONY (Pippa)
Is one of our homebred bitches, Sired by FTW DALVOULIN FRASER OF DRAKESHEAD. Pippa is a medium sized, athletic working dog. She has the most gentle, even temperament. She is extremely loyal and strives to please at all times. She is a genuine loving dog. Her working ability is outstanding. She picks up regularly where she is naturally fast, agile and hard hunting. She is a fantastic example of a working dog.
HEALTH TEST RESULTS:
  • BVA hip scored (4+6 total of 10)
  • BVA elbow graded (0/0)
  • Current clear eye certificate
  • DNA tested ‘clear’ for prcd-PRA
  • Hereditarily ‘clear’ for hereditary Myopathy of Labrador Retrievers (HMLR)/Centronuclear myopathy (CNM)
  • DNA tested ‘clear’ for Exercise Induced Collapse (EIC)
  • DNA tested ‘clear’ for Dwarfism/Skeletal Dysplasia 2
♦ TESTIMONIALS - OLLIE
Lysa and Karen ~ Sheffield, South Yorkshire
"Just wanted to thank you so very much for little Ollie. He is just the perfect puppy! We love him so dearly. The GSD loves him now! Only took a week for them to bond , we did have to get a trainer in. He has already got his certificate for his training, he demonstrates the moves well lol! He is the star of the group. We will send you some pictures. Hope you managed to get your hound."
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