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Castile Creek Kennels LLC Retriever Training Program


Castile Creek Kennels LLC is proud to offer professional retriever training.  We limit the number of dogs in training so that we can be sure that we are giving all of our dog’s quality training time.  We have access to thousands of acres of top quality training land with cover and terrain changes along with specially designed ponds that will challenge any level of dog. 


Please take a few moments to browse through our training program.  If you have any questions please feel free to call or e-mail us.


Every dog matures and learns at a different pace, but from our experience, the following is a general guideline as to training time.





Basic Obedience & Yard Work


  • Basic Obedience (SIT, HERE, HEEL)
  • Force Fetch & Collar Fetch
  • Collar Conditioning
  • Marking Drills


Basic Retriever Training (Junior & Senior Level)


  • Force To Pile
  • Whistle Sit
  • 3 Hand Casting
  • 3 Leg Pattern (Land)
  • 3 Leg Pattern (Water)
  • Swim-By & Water Force (Cheating Singles)
  • Pattern Blinds (Land & Water)
  • 5 Leg Pattern
  • Wagon Wheel Lining Drills
  • Marking Drills (Simple Doubles)
  • Steadiness Drills



Advanced Work  (Senior & Master Level)


  • Advanced 5 Leg Patterns
  • Diversion Birds
  • Poison Birds
  • Marks & Blinds Combined
  • Advanced Marking Drills (In Lines, Converging Marks)
  • Advanced Blinds
  • Marks & Marks & More Marks (80 % Singles & 20 % Multiple Marks)


Castile Creek Kennels LLC

Client Information


  • All dogs are required to have current vaccinations including Bordetella (Kennel Cough).
  • All dogs must have proof of negative test for heartworms.
  • Charges for Veterinary services are billed directly to you.
  • Trips to the Veterinary office or Airport Pickup/Delivery will also be billed monthly.
  • All Castile Creek Kennel LLC clients are required to fill out and return: 1) Training Contract 2)Waiver Contract 3)Client Information Form.
  • You will be billed on the 20th of each month with payment due by the first of each month. The bill consists of training fees, entry/handling fees.  Late fee ($ 25.00 per week)
  • You are to pay for the first month at time of delivery.
  • Castile Creek Kennels LLC recommends a 6-month evaluation of hips/Eye CERF.
  • You will receive a monthly evaluation describing your dog’s progress, as well as his strengths and weaknesses.  We encourage owner participation.





Castile Creek Kennels LLC

Lyle Steinman

12929 SE Bigham Road

Stewartsville, Missouri 64454


Mailing address:

PO Box 215

Gower, MO 64454


Cell: (816) 522-9650



(January thru April)

8413 Highway 75 North

Madisonville, Texas 77864




Fully bonded and Insured through Kennel Pro
Licensed Animal Care Facility - State of Missouri Dept. of Agriculture
License # CK-7922

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