Begining in 2008  we award one dog for it's outstanding performance while here at Cypress Slew . The award is based on Desire, Trainability and overall Performance. The award is not
based on Level of Training or if the Dog competes competively or not. The dog given the award will have excelled in the their level of training. We will award one dog each year at the end of our training year.                        2017 DOG OF THE YEAR

PAST WINNERS :   2008 --TANGO    2009 --GUAGE     2010--TANK      2011--LEXI     2012 --RAVEN
                              2013-   ACE      2014--Jake      2015-- Braxx     2016--Delta 

.Big Deke is owned by Chase Chaffn and is out of 500 point Decoy and 500 point Tango. Deke became a Hunting Retriever Champion by passing 5 out of 6 Finished test. Just a Monster !!!!
Runs excellent blinds, outstanding water dog and a pleasure to Run. Deke has Hunted
two years in Canada and North Dakota and the big Rice Fields of Arkansas. He is a
Show me once Dog and I Got This !!!  Accomplished a ton in 3 years