Backwoods Kennels ​offers training for your pointing dog year round - whether winter in Texas, summer on the prairies of North Dakota or at home in western Wisconsin. The kennel and grounds are located less than an hour east of Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota and sits on 200 acres in the heart of grouse and pheasant country.

Backwoods Kennels ​is dedicated to training your dog for hunting, field trials or hunt tests. Your dog will experience quality care and training in a controlled environment by one of the most experienced dog trainers in the Midwest.

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