Two Wirehaired Pointing Griffon puppies sitting in grass
The litter is due June 21, 2022. Pups will be ready for pickup or ship starting Sep. 1, 2022.
Wirehaired Pointing Griffon stud Jimmy Des Etangs D'Assat
Jimmy has an incredible prey drive thanks to his star-studded pedigree.Five of his ancestors won the French Dog of the year award (Prix Dutilleux) from the French Griffon Club. 
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Mocha comes from a great line of hunting dogs and has been in the field since she was a pup.
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The hardworking Wirehaired Pointing Griffon is renowned as the “supreme gundog:” outgoing, eager, quick-witted, incomparable in the field and loving at home.


Jimmy Des Etangs D'Assat


Jimmy is a French import owned by Carroll Kemp of Seaview Sporting Dogs. Carroll reports that Jimmy has the highest prey drive of all of his griffs. He has sired many litters and proven to pass on his exceptional hunting traits. We are grateful to Carroll for the stud service and professional and friendly support along the way.
Born April 24, 2014
23" tall
65 pounds of pure griffon hunting drive
PennHip: 0.26 R and 0.42 L
Certification #SR85191001
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French Griffon Club

Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
Three Generation Pedigree

Jimmy's pedigree is stacked with exceptional Griffon lines.  He has a star-studded pedigree from the French Griffon Club having five ancestors who won the French Dog of the year award (Prix Dutilleux). Only one dog is awarded per year and the competition is weighted roughly 75% in the field and 25% conformation.

When it comes to awards, he is  an AKC Champion and AKC Senior Hunter. An AKC champion is a dog that has earned a championship in American Kennel Club conformation events intended to identify which dogs are closest to the ideal of its breed. Senior Hunters are AKC's highest field test award.

When it comes to NAVHDA field tests, Jimmy scored a Prize 1 - 112 points in the Natural Ability test and passed the Utility Test with a Prize 1 - 195 points.
Mocha von Hartzheim AKC Certified 4 Generation Wirehaired Pointing Griffon Pedigree
North American Versatile Hunting Dog Assocation



Jimmy has sired 28 pups that were tested by NAVHDA (North American Versatile Hunting Dog Association) in the Natural Ability, Utility, and Invitational tests, with the following results:

Natural Ability




Invitational (no pass)


First Bird Hunting Season with a Dog

The first bird season with a dog are full of good and bad but all part of an incredible journey. This is Creative Director of Project Upland, A.J. DeRosa's first season with his Wirehaired Pointing Griffon.

2022 litter sold out. Next Litter planned for June 2023.

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