About Us

Steve and Alison Courtney own Herzhund Kennels, this is a little about us.

Steve Courtney

Steve Courtney is the trainer and behaviourist at K9 Pro, The K9 Professionals and Steve has been working, training and breeding dogs most of his life.

Steve is a Nationally Accredited Dog Trainer, Nationally Accredited Behaviourist , Nationally Accredited Law Enforcement Dog Trainer and ANKC Registered Breeder.

See our dedicated website here Steve Courtney Dog Training.

Steve’s passion is the humble dog, and he grew up with a Labrador when he was a child, this is the reason we have added Labradors to our kennels, to provide high end working Labradors Retrievers to people who need the right dog in their lives.

Alison Courtney

Alison Courtney is the Manager and brains of K9 Pro – The K9 Professionals, she oversees bookings and admin, which keep her very busy! See our online store here K9 Pro Online Store.

Along with the role at K9 Pro, Alison is the resident “midwife” at Herzhund Kennels. She raises the puppies born at Herzhund along side Steve following their raising program together.

Both Steve and Alison love dogs and you will see that coming out in our pups.

Herzhund Kennels are located in the Nepean region of New South Wales Australia, we ship dogs all over the world.



If you are thinking about owning one of our amazing puppies, lodge your expression of interest here, this is obligation free.