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to Hickory Hollow Llewellin Setters!

We are a small, family-operated Llewellin Setter breeder located in eastern Iowa, specializing in purebred Llewellin Setter bird dogs since 2005.

Our dogs are bred for the typical weekend foot-hunter, to hunt close, scent and point upland game birds as well as embody the ideal blend of strength, stamina, grace and style that is classic of the breed.

Our dogs are 100% Llewellin Setter, FDSB registered, DNA verified for parentage, and OFA certified for healthy hips and eyes as well as DNA screened for over 165 genetic health conditions including thyroid using Embark.


If you choose Hickory Hollow as your Llewellin Setter breeder, you might just have the experience of a lifetime!

We want YOU to be a part of your new puppy's life from the very start, so we offer you these perks:

  • LIVE Puppy Cam! - Watch your puppy grow from birth to the day you bring him/her home through our 24/7 live video feed streaming in high definition!
  • pUpdates blog - Whelping day play-by-play with up to the minute details and photos posted as pups are being born. Then frequent blog entries throughout the first 7 weeks with pup development progress and fun new things happening day-to-day here at Hickory Hollow.
  • Puppy Portraits - Weekly puppy portraits are posted so you can see how the pups are changing week-to-week.
  • Litter Photos - Miscellaneous litter photos throughout the current week are posted weekly.
  • Video Clips - Several video clips are posted to YouTube throughout the pups' development so you can get an up close and personal view into your pups life.

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  • Join Our Family - We will welcome you with open arms into our HHLS family, we consider all of our clients friends for life! We enjoy staying in touch and sharing stories, we will be there for you whenever you have questions or concerns. We also want you to be part of our Facebook Family, a fun community of HHLS pup owners and followers.
  • Exclusive Discounts - All of our HHLS clients get exclusive discounts on all upland hunting gear and dog training and tracking equipment offered from our online retail store: Hickory Hollow Upland Sporting Gear, located on the web at!

COME JOIN THE FUN! Your next family and hunting companion is worth the wait from Hickory Hollow Llewellin Setters.

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Put your trust in us!

We've placed our puppies all across the USA
literally from coast to coast,
with hunters, non-hunters and celebrities alike.


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Skylar x Sawyer

Winter 2020


*Skylar is in heat now
and will be bred next week


for genetic health screening.



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HHLS in the NEWS



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What is a Llewellin Setter?

The Llewellin Setter is a very specific and pure strain of field bred English Setters verified only by DNA.

The Llew Crew (clockwise: Duchess, Splash, Bristol, and HOPE)


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