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Dual CH AFC Westwind's Rudy of Nordais

CH AFC Westwind's Rudy of Nordais

1-5-93 to 2-9-04

OFA#: CB-4408G27M-T
Elbows, EL#: CB-EL00394-P1

CERF#: CB-2117/2000-90

Sire - CH AFC Caroway's Wild Goose Chase

Dam - Nordais Harry's Plume


View Rudy's Pedigree

Rudy is the foundation sire of the Westwind Farm bloodlines.  He is the sire of multiple Master, Senior, and Junior hunters, 8 show champions, one Dual Champion, (DC Bertram's Blazing Firewater MH), two littermates, FC AFC Deepwater Colonial Sunfire and AFC Deepwater Ripley Believe it Or and, one group placing Show Champion (CH*Rudy's Georgia of Westwind**).  At stud: frozen semen available to approved bitches.

Rudy easily finished his Show Champion at 22 months of age with 4 and 5 point majors at the Springfield shows, then finished with a Best of Breed at the Boston shows.  
rudy showing


Rudy is also very successful in the field.  He made the National Derby list with 14 derby points in 1995.  In 1999 he completed his Amateur Field Champion.  In 2001 he completed his Field Champion title to become the second living Dual Champion of all the retriever breeds.

rudy jumping

Rudy on touchdown

rudy leaping

Rudy on takeoff

Rudy is 95 pounds and reddish-brown; a hard going, high spirited dog with an excellent temperament.  He is very stylish with a great water entry.  Rudy is a proven stud, passing on his talent, trainability, looks, and temperament to his offspring.


Wendy and Rudy at the 2001 Chesapeake National Field Specialty in Burnham, ME. Rudy places 2nd in the Amateur and 4th in the Open, handled by Wendy and Mitch Patterson. This qualifies him for the 2002 National Amateur.

This photo is copyrighted and is the sole property of Jan Silva. (Reproduction and/or distribution by electronic or any other means is expressly forbidden without the express authorization of Ms Silva.)

rudy and wendy


DC & AFC Westwind's Rudy of Nordais enjoying a day of training at the 2003 Chesapeake National Field Specialty in Kingman, Kansas.

(photo credit Paul Brown)

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Stud Dogs

abe Abe

palladin Paladin

molly Molly

hannah Hannah

sammie Sammie


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shawnee Shawnee
Katie Katie


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News Flash:

9/22/15 MRTC trial: Paladin 3rd place in the Amateur

1014/15 American Chesapeake Club Field Specialty:
Paladin Open JAM
Molly 4th place in the Open, Amateur JAM

10/25/15 Tidewater Retriever Club trial: Paladin Amateur JAM

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dog head Piper + Paladin, Spring 2016

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Wendy Shepard Chisholm V.M.D.
Westwind Farm

154 Tay Rd.
Levant, Maine 04456
Phone: 207-884-8421
E-Mail: Wendy






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