to Thunderstruck Retrievers located in
West Central Minnesota
in Competitive and Hunting Retrievers
Retrievers is located near Alexandria, Minnesota on 120
acres of training ponds and cover. We specialize in raising,
competing, and breeding Golden Retrievers who are multi-purpose:
strong field trial and hunt test competitors with friendly,
loving attitudes that can serve as hunting companions and
pets. We compete in both AKC field trials and hunts tests
and are members of the Golden Retriever Club of America,
Vikingland Retriever Club, West Central Minnesota Retriever
Club, and Central Minnesota Retriever Club.
you are eager to have a working dog that also will be a
great companion in your home, please contact us. We breed
for competitive homes that will give our puppies a job to
do as they grow, but our litters will also be appropriate
for hunting companions and as pets. Our goal is to send
a puppy to your home that is well socialized, eager to learn,
inquisitive, and full of desire. If
you are considering a current litter or one in the future,
please browse our website or visit with us about our dogs,
facilities, breeding program, training, and philosophy.
Tom Davis of Upstate Canine Academy filmed a TV Pilot using
our Kennel. Please watch the video below and ENJOY!
Thunderstruck It's A
Long Way to the Top QA2 MH WCX
JAM in his
first All-Breed Open that he ran!!
for 2020 and 2021 Master National!
Otter Earns a JAM at the West Central
MN RC Amateur All-Age July 2020 at 10 1/3 years old!!
Angus Earns a Reserve JAM at the Vikingland
RC Qualifying July 2020
Otter and Benita place 4th in the Fall
Vikingland Retriever Club Amateur!!
Freddie is Qualified All-Age!! Todd
and Freddie earned a 2nd at the WCMRC and a 4th at CMRC!
Dixon and Benita earn 1st place and Freddie
and Todd earn Reserve JAM in the Qualifying at the Alamo
Otter and Todd win
the Amateur at the Sioux Valley Field Trial!! This gives
Otter his All-Breed win towards his AFC title!!
Forman and Otter with their
GRCA National Specialty Open Ribbons and Trophies
Forman and Todd Win
the 2016 Golden Retriever Club of America National Specialty
ever a married couple has won the Specialty back to
back years and with two different dogs, no less!!)
and Benita win the Open at the 2015 GRCA National Specialty
and qualifies for Nationals in Corning, CA. Only
2 Goldens qualified for the National Retriever Championship
finishes the 5th series of Nationals in Corning, CA
our site to get a sense of Thunderstruck Retrievers.