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Katerina Wins Big in Atlanta!

Katerina (Katie Kat) I could not be more proud of my beautiful little lady in white! What a great way to start her AKC career! She took 1st or 2nd every show and earned a 3 Point Major and a 4 Point Major with amazing competition!

Successfully kicking off the new year at a Dog Show!

   Successfully kicking off the new year at a Dog Show!This weekend I brought Dior and Callista out to the K9 Fanciers show in Ann Arbor, MI. There were a LOT of dogs; including a lot of poodles and shelties at the show! In fact, there were around 200 dogs...

An Astounding 2022 Recap!

   An Astounding 2022 Recap!2022 RECAP First, I’d like to recognize all of our wonderful owner/handlers and their accomplishments in 2022. Bred-by our friend and partner at Meeker’s Ridge Standard Poodles: Bayou & Alex (U-GRCH Meeker’s Smoking Gun Silver...

Feia Earns Another Agility Title!

   Feia Earns Another Agility Title!Feia completed her Novice Agility title! She is so amazing with her love and drive for this sport! Feia is showing no signs of coming into her heat cycle at the moment so she will keep trialing. She has qualifying runs in...

Callista Earns Her Champion Title in 3 days of shows

   Callista Earns Her Champion Title in 3 Days of ShowsCallista came to us from Asha Poodles this past spring. We knew right away she was a special girl! She had fun in Novice Puppy, and this month in 3 days of shows she earned her Championship. She charms...

Press Release: Best Of Big Rapids Township 2022

   Press Release: Best Of Big Rapids Township 2022Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Standard Poodles of Forest Lakes Receives 2022 Best of Big Rapids Township Award Big Rapids Township Award Program Honors the Achievement BIG RAPIDS TOWNSHIP November 8, 2022 —...

Fabulous Free Breeder Training from Good Dog

   Fabulous Free Breeder Training from Good Dog: Avidog A 2 Z Dog BreedingAvidog: Your Litter A to Z Avidog’s Your litter A to Z is provided to breeders who are registered with Good Dog. It consists of several modules. The first section is about getting your...

Dior is officially a Champion!

   ​ Dior is officially our 9th bred-by Champion!This girl is such a sweet lover.  She reminds me so much of her grandmother.  She loves to patrol the property and is just as happy to lay down outside as inside in almost any weather.  Dior is the 9th champion...

Feia earns another Agility title!

   This girl is on Fire! Feia and her other-mother, Beth, are continuing to have such a BLAST in agility! She has several qualifying runs in different divisions and will likely be racking up the titles quickly in the next couple of months. At the last trial they...

Feia: Planned Litter for February 2023

   

Romeo Earns His SAPPHIRE GRAND CHAMPION Title With Another Reserve Best in Show!

   Romeo Earns His SAPPHIRE GRAND CHAMPION Title With Another Reserve Best in Show!I love this dog so much, and wonder how I got so lucky to meet my mentor Beth and her handsome boy Nyke, who fathered the luxury car themed litter with our foundation dam, Giselle....

Porsche Is Now A GRAND CHAMPION!

   Porsche Is Now A GRAND CHAMPION!We are so proud of this little lady and her progress. A new title in September and another in October is such a great start!!! We cannot wait until spring to get back in Fast CAT and to start coursing! In the meantime we will be...

AKC Breeder of Merit: SPFL is honored to be a new AKC BOM!

   AKC Breeder of Merit: SPFL is honored to be a new AKC BOM!AKC Breeder of Merit Amanda and I are honored to be recognized by AKC. This is a goal we had in mind when we started on this journey. In addition to our kennel name being registered to us, for our sole...

Healthy Testing Info for Puppy Buyers

   Healthy Testing Info for Puppy BuyersPUPPY BUYERS: Arm yourself with knowledge! Prior to seven years ago, we were in the same place as you might find yourself. As puppy buyers we often simply don’t know what we don’t know. So as not to be misled, most of us...

Performance dogs require proper breed structure (conformation)

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Ellie May: Piper x Deacon Puppy Report

   Ellie May: Piper x Deacon Puppy Report​ Ellie May This little dynamo has already been swimming, has been practicing stacking, and all kinds of other activities! And she shows very promising movement! From her mom and dad: Ellie May came into our life with a...

Gemini: Piper x Deacon Puppy Report

   Gemini: Piper x Deacon Puppy ReportGemini Gemini will be trained as a service dog. Her mom flew from New England to get her and she traveled without incident to her new home! From her mom over the last week:  We survived the flight! Not a peep. We spent a lot...

Gracie: Piper x Deacon Puppy Report

   Gracie: Piper x Deacon Puppy ReportGracie Gracie was the pup I needed to NOT fall in love with! She was just so sweet and cuddly, and made amazing eye contact, it was very hard but I made sure to give her the same level of attention as the rest of the litter....

Bailey: Piper x Deacon Puppy Report

   Bailey: Piper x Deacon Puppy ReportBailey Bailey will be trained to be a service dog. He was a perfect mix of drive and energy needed for his future tasks. His mom was so very excited for him to come home. I cannot wait to see how he matures and grows with his...