Meglyn Retrievers

All-Breed Obedience, Gun Dog and Hunt Test Training



Pointing dog training beginning 1971

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With over 90 years of training experience, we train more than just retrievers.

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2014 Title Qualifiers trained/handled at Meglyn Retrievers


Trained by Don Smith at Meglyn Retrievers.

Handled in competition by Don Smith unless otherwise noted.


American Kennel Club titles:


Master Hunter:

Meglyn's Maramaxx Daisycutter MH, passed her 30th Master test and qualified for the 2014 Master National, Owned and trained by Don Smith, Meglyn Retrievers.


Junior Hunter: 

Duck Hill Hank a Tank JH, owned by the Kletrovetz's of Ohio.


Junior Hunter:

Meglyn's Lil Miss Sureshot JH, CGCA. Junior titled at 11 monts, owned by Don Smith, Meglyn Retrievers.


Junior Hunter:

Sunnyside's Lil Lady Luck CDX, RE, JH, WCX, CCA, VC, CGC, TDI, owned and trained by Karen Smith, Meglyn Retrievers.

Prior Year's Accomplishments

Meglyn Retrievers is a professional training kennel with over 47 years of retriever training experience near Columbus, Ohio. 

Prior to that, Don Smith raised, trained, showed and field trialed German shorthaired pointers beginning in 1970.

Don is dedicated to providing the best possible training for your retriever, whether you are interested in having a top flight gun dog for hunting or are interested in competing in both AKC and HRC hunt tests.  He also provides hunt test handling services if desired.


On occasion, Meglyn Retrivers has puppies available.