British-style Goldens in North America (britishgoldens.org / BGNA) is an
organization of experienced hobby breeders in the US and Canada
who are dedicated to the Golden Retriever breed in general and to the British style in particular.
Our Breeders are screened through our application process.
BGNA includes a Board and Advisors (see below) representing the United States and Canada as well as a Website / Research Staff.
Bev Brown / Lochinvar / California (USA)
BGNA Board Member / Past President GRCA / Content Writer
After decades of owning, training and showing Golden Retrievers, Bev is joining us at BGNA. She was instrumental in the development of the previous (EGNA) website. Bev's invaluable contributions to the breed also come in the form of past President (6 years) of the Golden Retriever Club of America (GRCA).
Karin Klouman / Kyon Kennels / Canada
BGNA Senior Board Member
Karin is originally from Norway where she started in Golden Retrievers in 1970. Over the past 50 years she has actively bred, shown, trained and trialed her British-style Golden Retrievers in Canada . She has bred , owned and imported many influential sires in North America , several all-breed and Specialty Best in Show winners, Top Goldens in Canada, High in Trial obedience dogs and also numerous working service dogs .
Bruce MacPherson / Brevmac / Canada
Bruce's involvement with dogs has spanned more than thirty years. He and his wife have been active members of the Grey Bruce Kennel and Obedience Club, Golden Retriever Club of Canada, Golden Retriever Club of Greater Toronto, and Bruce is now a lifetime member of the Canadian Kennel Club.
In his words: "We beam with pride whether our dogs have just won a major show event, an obedience trial, or provided their owners with reasons to smile."
Our goals are to produce beautiful, healthy and intelligent dogs for the present and future generations and we look forward to working with BGNA to guide and educate buyers.