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Rug-ged Retrievers Duck Dog & Obedience Training

Welcome to Rug-ged Retrievers, the premier duck dog training facility in Calhan Colorado (near Colorado Springs).  We are the training facility for you, the discriminating sporting dog fancier who is looking for personal, professional, customized duck dog training. We train most sporting breeds, specializing in Retrievers.

At Rug-ged Retrievers our focus is on training top notch gun dogs for both waterfowl hunting and upland bird hunting. Whether your passion is duck, goose, pheasant, chuckar, quail, or any other type of upland bird or waterfowl hunting, we will tailor your dog's training program to meet your needs. 

In addition to gun dog training, we offer obedience training for all breeds, specializing in off-leash control.
Rug-ged Retrievers offers a high level of reliable training for both dogs and their owners, backed by lifetime support.  The best news is, that training of this quality comes at a price, that will make your hunting buddies envious. . .   now wouldn't that be sad ?
If the cost of training is your biggest concern, then 
Rug-ged Retrievers may not be the facility for you.  However, if you're looking for the best, then we are the facility for you.

  • We are not the cheapest

  • No assistant trainers

  • No quick fixes or short term training​

  • We are honest & selective

  • We take a limited number of dogs - 10

  • Family owned

  • Specialized puppy intro program

  • Training equipment included with 4 month program (Garmin Pro 550 remote training collar & more . .)

  • Lifetime support

  • Ducks, Ducks and more Ducks!!!!​

Pre-training interviews are always welcome. Call for an appointment.
Over 20 years of references available.

Call Today For More Information   719-325-9352 

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