Westwood Kennels LLC.
Kennels is a working German Shepherd kennel
and is owned and operated by Nancy Rhynard.
West Wood Kennels is located in Central Ohio
and has been in operation for the sum of 25
years. Nancy was born in Ohio and has been a
life long resident. She has two children a
13 year old girl and a 9 year old boy. Her
daughter possibly maybe following in Nancy’s
footstep and she is active with the dogs.
Nancy has a
Masters Degree in Animal Nutrition and is
currently employed in the Animal Sciences
Department at Ohio State University.
Nancy has had
many dogs compete in Schutzhund competitions
including the Schutzhund USA National
Schutzhund Championships. Nancy also
provides Police Departments with service
dogs. In the year 2001 Nancy was privileged
to be invited to the Policia Kennels located
in Slovakia. As far as we know she is the
only American Citizen not only be invited to
the Policia Kennels, but also given an
extensive tour of the facility and dogs by
head breeder Peter Mazur.
Nancy has a
vast knowledge of and experience in,
breeding and resulting genetics. In Nancy’s
breeding program she uses over 20 years of
experience and relies heavily on her
knowledge of genetics. Nancy has a thorough
knowledge of all the old and current Czech,
Slovak, and DDR (East German) pedigrees. In
fact she knows these bloodlines like the
proverbial "back of her hand”.
For the hard to
breed females Nancy is accustomed to using
techniques such as artificial insemination.
Nancy has produced many litters using this
method and the resulting puppies were strong
Kennels specializes in breeding, importing,
and training of the working type German
Shepherd Dog. Nancy has established a
breeding program to produce healthy,
genetically correct, and strong German
Shepherd Dogs that are specifically suited
for Police Service, Military, Sport, Family
Protection, and Property Security dogs.
days of American Showline breeders have bred
out the working drives of German Shepherd
Dogs for confirmation; Nancy has dedicated
herself to the breeding and maintaining the
bloodlines of the true working German
Nancy Rhynard Westwood E & C LLC
Westwood E & C LLC
4355 Langton Road
Hilliard, OH 43026
Phone (614) 876-2296
Fax (614) 876-9812