Welcome to BASHAKILL LABRADORS , the website about quality Labrador Retrievers .
Started in 1992 by John Kelder Sr. , Bashakill Labradors is dedicated , through careful planning and experience , to improving the Labrador Retriever breed with each generation .
All breeding stock has all health clearances , and are proven performers in the field . Dogs bred from BASHAKILL LABRADORS ARE SELECTED FOR OVERALL HEALTH , TEMPERMENT , INTELLIGENCE , ABILITY , AND CONFORMATION TO THE BREED STANDARD.
ABOUT OUR NAME -- The Bashakill Wildlife Management Area , located in Southeast NY , is 3000 acres of freshwater wetlands , second in N.Y. only to Montezuma.A fine waterfowling destination , the Bashakill also offers upland and big game hunting as well . A great destination to work a dog , as it provides opportunities for dogs and shooters alike . This is where our breeding program started.
PROUD MEMBER OF :
DUCKS UNLIMITED DELTA WATERFOWL
ROCKY MOUNTAIN ELK FOUNDATION
LIFE MEMBER OF THE NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION
BLACK ROCK FISH AND GAME CLUB
MAMAKATING CONSERVATION CLUB
WESTCHESTER RETRIEVER CLUB
HUDSON HIGHLANDS RETRIEVER CLUB
Breed , train , compete and hunt with Labrador Retrievers . Look in the coming months for the Grand Opening of our Pheasant Preserve . The tentative name is the BETHEL SPORTS PRESERVE .We will be offering upland and waterfowl hunting on a class A preserve in Sullivan County NY .
Pheasant , chuckar , quail ,
ducks and geese will be part of your daily bag limit , with no hunting license needed for the upland birds .