Welcome to Zephyr Kennel


We are a small hobby kennel based in Libertyville, IL and have owned Tollers since 1995. Despite our size, we do take our Tollers very seriously. We are active members of the NSDTRC USA and participate with our Tollers in the following areas:

  • Agility
  • Conformation
  • Hunt Tests
  • Obedience
  • Rally


What's New at Zephyr Kennel?

  • Ian earned his second major on December 6th and picked up a few additional points toward his championship over the same weekend by goig BOW each day he showed.
  • Zoom picked up a few more points towards her championship in December.
  • Lark picked up another Double Q toward her MACH on Nov. 16th.
  • Lark finished her Rally Advanced title on Nov. 9th with a third place.
  • Zephyr Kennel made a big splash at the National Specialty in Wilmington, Ohio this year:
    - June (Zephyr's Day in June) - 2nd place in Masters JWW
    - Lark (Zephyr's Evelyn Echo) - 4th place in Masters JWW, Q in Rally Advanced B
    - Eta (Zephyr's Eta Carinae) - Judge's Award of Merit, 1st place in team obedience
    - Image (Zephyr's Enchanted Mirror Reflection) - 1st Excellent Preferred, 1st T2B, 1st in Masters JWW Preferred, agility HIT Excellent, Q in both Beginner Novice Obedience and Rally Novice
    - Zoom (Zephyr's Gaining Speed) - 2nd in Novice Std, earned NA title, Q in T2B, 2nd in - Open Jumpers, 1st in Novice A Obedience and High in Class, 1st in Advanced Rally A and High in Class, AND earned the Tenderfoot Award for highest scoring dog in Novice A
    - Spark (Zephyr's Inner Fire) - 1st in Open Std, Q in both Beginner Novice Obedience and Rally Novice
    - Nia (Zephyr's Inspirational Treasure) - 1st in Novice A Standard, 1st in Novice A JWW, WC pass
    - Chiron (Zephyr's I'll Show You the Way) - Q in Novice B, earned CD title
    -Tobago (Zephyr's Flusher of Dux) - Q in Rally Novice B, 1st in American Bred, 1st in brace with his "sister" Trini
  • Ian picked up his first major at the Kenosh Kennel club show on Sept. 7th by going BOB over three Speicals!
  • June picked up a Double Q at our club's March AKC agility trial. I also had the honor of finishing Ian's Open Standard title that same weekend.
  • Zoom earned her second major at the shows in Grayslake, IL on January 26th.
  • June & Lark both picked up a Double Q toward their MACHs at the NSDTRC (USA) Region 2 sponsored AKC agilty trial in January.

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