Rufnit Kennels, LLC Braque du Bourbonnais

Home
About Us
Our Services
      Breeding 
      Training 
Our Companions
Upcoming Litters
Puppy Info & Photos
    Rufnit "A" Litter (2003)
    Rufnit "B" Litter (2004)
    Rufnit "C" Litter (2004)
    Rufnit "D" Litter (2005)
    Rufnit "E" Litter (2005)
    Rufnit "F" Litter (2006)
    Rufnit "G Litter (2006)
    Rufnit "H" Litter (2006)
    Rufnit "I" Litter (2006)
    Rufnit "J" Litter (2007)
    Rufnit "K" Litter (2007)
    Rufnit "L" Litter (2007)
    Rufnit "M" Litter (2007)
    Rufnit "N" Litter (2008)
    Rufnit "O" Litter (2008)
    Rufnit "P" Litter (2008)
    Rufnit "Q" Litter (2008)
    Rufnit "R" Litter (2009)
    Rufnit "S" Litter (2009)
   Rufnit "T" Litter (2009)
   Rufnit "U Litter (2009)
   Rufnit "V" Litter (2010)
   Rufnit "W" Litter (2010)
   Rufnit "X" Litter (2010)
   Rufnit "Y" Litter (2010)
   Rufnit "Z" Litter (2011)
   Rufnit "A" Litter (2011)
   Rufnit "B" Litter (2011)
   Rufnit "C" Litter (2012)
   Rufnit "D" Litter (2012)
   Rufnit "E" Litter (2012)
   Rufnit "F" Litter (2012)
   Rufnit "G" Litter (2012)
   Rufnit "H" Litter (2013)
   Rufnit "I" Litter (2013)
   Rufnit "J" Litter (2014)
   Rufnit "K" Litter (2015)
   Rufnit "L" Litter (2015)
   Rufnit "M" Litter (2015)
   Rufnit "N" Litter (2016)
   Rufnit "O" Litter (2016)
   Rufnit "P" Litter (2017)
   Rufnit "Q" Litter (2017)
Puppies & Dogs Available
NAVHDA Prizes
Rufnit Progeny Awards
Conformation Shows
Miscellaneous Photos
Miscellaneous Videos
France Visits
Standards
History
Color Genetics
Tail Genetics
Health Concerns
Comments/References
Contact Us
Links
Rufnit Kennels, LLC Braque du Bourbonnais - Rufnit "O" Litter Whelped April 27, 2008
Sole recipient of the prestigious
"Natural Ability Breeder Awards"
presented by NAVHDA for the
Braque du Bourbonnais

Proven to be superior in the "Braque du Bourbonnais" field


Rufnit "O" Litter Whelped 04-27-08
(all puppies are placed)

Companion
Sex
Color
Markings
Birth Weight
Rufnit Oliver
M
Liver
right eye to ear, left eye to ear
14 oz
Rufnit Otis
M
Liver
left eye (naturally short tail)
15 1/2 oz
Rufnit Octane
M
Liver
right eye, left eye
15 oz
Rufnit Olivia
F
Liver
right eye, above left ear (naturally short tail)
12 1/2 oz
Rufnit Obsession
M
Liver
above right eye
14 oz
Rufnit Opal
F
Liver
right eye/ear, left eye/ear
12

This is the 
third North American bred and whelped litter producing
"naturally short tailed/tailless" Braque du Bourbonnais'
(the Rufnit "K" Litter was the first and the Rufnit "N" Litter was the second)

Rufnit Oliver
Rufnit Otis (nst)
Rufnit Octane
Rufnit Olivia (nst)
Rufnit Obsession
Rufnit Opal
Rufnit "O" Litter
04-27-08

Rufnit Oliver
Rufnit Otis (nst)
Rufnit Octane
Rufnit Olivia (nst)
Rufnit Obsession
Rufnit Opal
Rufnit 'O" Litter
05-05-08

Click here:  Rufnit "O" Litter video clip
05-05-08 and 05-07-08

Rufnit "O" Litter
05-07-08

Rufnit "O" Litter
05-11-08

Click here:  Rufnit "O" Litter video clip
05-13-08 and 05-14-08
Afternoon nap and learning to work the "Four Leg Drive"!

Rufnit "O" Litter
05-18-08

Rufnit "O" Litter
05-27-08

Rufnit "O" Litter

Click here:  Rufnit "O" Litter video clip
05-29-08
Resting up for our next meal!

Click here:  Rufnit "O" Litter video clip
05-30-08
An afternoon run in the field!

Click here:  Rufnit "O" Litter video clip
06-02-08
Exploring the yard...

Rufnit "O" Litter
06-02-08
Tired after playing in the yard...eyes are getting VERY heavy!!

Rufnit "O" Litter
06-07-08
But...we aren't tired...can't we play some more?

Click here:  Rufnit "O" Litter video clip
06-07-08
Spending some time in the yard on a hot, sticky day (94 degrees/dew point 70/humidity 50%)


Click here:  Rufnit "O" Litter video clip
06-09-08
Resting...following a late morning run!

Rufnit Oliver
Rufnit Otis
Rufnit Octane
Rufnit Olivia
Rufnit Obsession
Rufnit Opal

Rufnit "O" Litter
06-11-08
Showing their "natural" retrieving desires!!

Click here:  Rufnit "O" Litter slide show
06-11-08
...don't we look GREAT retrieving birds!?!?!

Click here:  Rufnit "O" Litter video clip
06-14-08
...part of our afternoon!

Rufnit "O" Litter
06-18-08
"OK...we'll take pictures...but we don't want a nap yet!!"

Rufnit Oliver
Rufnit Otis
Rufnit Octane
Rufnit Olivia
Rufnit Obsession
Rufnit Opal
Rufnit "O" Litter
06-21-08
We don't know WHO spilled the food bowl, but we didn't do it ?!?!?

Dad (Foster) and Mom (Falicia)
Parents of the Rufnit "O" Litter
taken:  06-22-08

Family Photo
One quick "family photo" prior to departing to their new homes!
taken:  06-22-08


Rufnit "O" Litter Updates!

Pointing Chukar
Retrieving Chukar
Rufnit Oliver during field work!
08-31-08
(~4 months old)

Click here: short video of Rufnit Oliver during water retrieves 08-29-08
(~4 months old)

Rufnit Oliver
Preparing for his NA at the Heartland NAVHDA training day!
(~4 month old)

Click here: short video of Rufnit Oliver during field work with chukars 09-10-08
(~4 months old)

Rufnit Oliver
The start of a great friendship!
(~11 months old)

Rufnit Oliver
Getting the party started for his 1st Birthday!
(~1 year old)

Rufnit Oliver
Can't we do more birds...PLEASE!!!
(~2 years old)

Rufnit Olivia
Preparing for her NA at the Heartland NAVHDA training day!
(~4 month old)
Click here: short video of Rufnit Olivia during field work with chukars 09-10-08
(~4 months old)
***CONGRATULATIONS RUFNIT OLIVIA!!***
NAVHDA NA Prize III (66/112)
October 11, 2008
(~5 1/2 months old)
Rufnit Olivia is the THIRD North American bred Naturally Short Tailed/Tailless Braque du Bourbonnais
to receive a NAVHDA Natural Ability Title.

Rufnit Olivia
Enjoying the 2008 hunting season!
12-29-08
(~8 months old)

Rufnit Obsession, "the day after" his arrival...making the trip like a trooper!!
(~8 weeks old)

  
Rufnit Obsession enjoying his new home!
(~2 1/2 months old)


Rufnit Obsession living a "Dream Life!"
(~4 months old)

Rufnit Obsession
A typical Bourbonnais...always doing one better.  Four birds planted and five birds found!!
(~5 months old)

Rufnit Obsession
His first "real" hunt...and obviously a success!!!
(~5 months old)
  
Rufnit Obsession
Quebec hunt.  Pointed over 50 pheasants in two days.  Finally tired out!
Here he is dreaming of more hunts to come, and hoping for a "photo op" in Shooting Sportsmen Magazine!
(~6 months old)

  

Rufnit Obsession
Obsession was able to assist his owners neice (Erin) in getting her first rooster!!
During their Thanksgiving weekend hunt, they bagged four pheasants and six chukars.
They are all looking forward to the season next fall!
(1 1/2 years old)

Rufnit Obsession
Obsession and his owner enjoying the 2010 Upland Hunting Season!
(~2 1/2 years old)

Rufnit Opal, with her mother (Rufnit Falicia) and their two girls!
(~6 weeks old/~2 years old)

Rufnit Opal arriving home with her mother (Rufnit Falicia)...learning the in's and out's!
(~8 weeks old/~2 years old)

Rufnit Opal "Lilly" (her dam is Rufnit Falicia)
Rufnit Falicia "Lottie" (Rufnit Opal's dam)
A pair of bookends!
Taking a break...
Hey Mom, enough rest...lets get going!
Having a wonderful holiday!
Rufnit Opal, Rufnit Falicia and family enjoying their holiday!
(~3 months old/~2 1/2 years old)

Rufnit Opal & Rufnit Falicia
Sunshine for two!!
(~3 months old/~2 1/2 years old)

Rufnit Opal and Rufnit Falicia
Book Ends!
12-27-08
(~8 months old/~2 1/2 years old)

Click here:  Rufnit Otis & Rufnit Oliver video clip
06-29-08
...exercising "Chuckie" the Chukar!

Click here: short video of Rufnit Olivia during water retrieves 07-12-08
(~2 1/2 months old)

***CONGRATULATIONS RUFNIT OPAL!!***
NAVHDA NA Prize III (96/112)
June 7, 2009
(~13 months old)

Rufnit Oliver
"Cleaning up" the fields after working pups!
(~3 years old)

Rufnit Oliver
Hunting Season 2011-2012
Oliver 1 - Roosters 0
(~3 1/2 years old)



NOTE:  It is VERY difficult, if not impossible, to get the same pose with each puppy for each photo setting.

Visit our Comments/References page

Breeding/Whelping/Raising Time Line

Vital Periods in Your Puppies Growth

Rufnit Puppy Information

What is a Reputable Breeder

Pick A the Litter - by J.D. Wills

The 10 Commandments From a Pet's Standpoint

Reserve your "Rufnit" companion now!
RufnitKennels@AOL.com

License #KN744
© 2000-2017 Rufnit Kennels, LLC.  All Rights Reserved.
#0029176

Rufnit Kennels, LLC BdB * C/O Shari Stueck * 5900 Saltillo Road * Lincoln NE 68516-9209 * (402) 423-0995 or (402) 560-8652
RufnitKennels@AOL.com
Revised
10/12/2017
                      #0029176
This Site Designed and Maintained by Rufnit Kennels, LLC Designs.
Copyright © 2000-2016 Rufnit Kennels, LLC. All rights reserved.