Long Hollow Retrievers

Long Hollow Retrievers

Home to Master Hunters and World Class Gun Dogs!

"Long Hollow Retrievers" is a full service Gun Dog Training Program in Ellensburg Washington specialized in AKC Hunt Tests and Field Trials for Retrievers and all levels of Gun Dog Training.  Long Hollow Retrievers is owned and operated by Ryan and Traci Fortier.  We are family owned and operated and we take great pride in the experience necessary to adapt to the learning styles of each individual, in order to bring out the best in each dog and their owner.  We limit the number of dogs we train in order to maintain the time and creativity needed for a customized approach.

 

Owner & Head Trainer  "Ryan Fortier"

Ryan is hands on with each and every dog that is trained by our Team... As a kid Ryan's passion for Bird Dog's began in the Palouse country of Washington State;  Hunting Pheasants down Long Hollow Road.   Most of his teenage years were dedicated to Baseball, Football, Hunting, Fishing and Dog Training.  The rest is history as they say.  And after many years realizing his passion for the sport of "Retrievers" and perfecting his craft as an Amateur... In the year 2000 Ryan began entering dog's in AKC Hunt tests and in 2003 he began training Gun Dog's professionally.  During all that time Ryan's passion, attention to detail and high standards allowed him to watch and learn from many other well respected Professional and Amateur Dog Trainers. Before starting Long Hollow Retrievers in 2009 Ryan headed up the training program and mana