Tim & Lisa Riley
Tim and Lisa have been raising puppies for 25 years. They have 2 children that are also very involved in day-to-day care of the puppies. Tim is a Line Superintendent with the local electric company and Lisa is dedicated to full-time puppy care.
The Riley's are USDA and State-licensed which bi-annually make unannounced inspections. They are also annually inspected by their veterinarian, Dr. Neil Willard, DVM, and the American Kennel Club. Tim and Lisa are AKC BRED with H.E.A.R.T breeders and all eligible dogs are OFA certified for knees and hearts to help ensure happy, healthy puppies.
Kevin & Shelby Taffner
Kevin and Shelby have been raising puppies for 5 years. They have 3 wonderful children that love to spoil the puppies. Kevin raises beef cattle while Shelby is at home full-time, taking care of all her four-legged babies.
Kevin and Shelby have a small breeding facility, hand-selecting a few dogs which they raised from pups themselves. Their dogs were carefully chosen for conformation as well as temperarment. Their goal is to provide a quality, loving companion for their customers. Kevin & Shelby are State and USDA-licensed and are inspected annually by their veterinarian, Dr. Neil Willard, DVM. All eligible dogs are OFA certified for knees and hearts to help ensure happy, healthy puppies. The Taffners are also AKC Bred with H.E.A.R.T. participants and have exceeded the requirements for state licensure and met the enhanced standards of the Blue Ribbon Kennel Program(certificate below).
Gene & Linda Banwart
Gene and Linda have been raising puppies for 10 years. They have 5 grown children and many grandkids, one of whom lives near and likes to help take care of the dogs and love on the puppies. They enjoy gardening, landscaping, spending time with their friends, family and dogs, and are very involved in their church and associated activities.
Gene and Linda are State and USDA-licensed and are inspected annually by their veterinarian, Dr. Neil Willard, DVM, and the American Kennel Club.
All breeders are members of T.H.E. Professional Pet Breeders.
Here, they attend a different seminar every month learning more about their profession as pet breeders with educational speakers including veterinarians, dog food nutritionists, AKC representatives and a host of others specialists related to the industry.