You are here: Home > Handler Profiles > Gundog Handlers > Billy Steel Jnr.

Gundog Handlers

Billy Steel Jnr.

Billy is a full time professional gundog trainer who has been training dogs for 30 years and has had great success throughout his career in field trialing.

He won his first trophy aged 14 years going on to make up 8 Field Trial Champions to date and has qualified for the British Retriever Championship for the last 19 consecutive years, qualifying two dogs for six of those years.

Field Trial Champions:

  • F.T.Ch. Linksview Jet
  • F.T.Ch. Kenue Cedar
  • F.T.Ch. Bracken of Berrybrae
  • F.T.Ch. Broadlaw Damsen
  • F.T.Ch. Broadlaw Eva
  • F.T.Ch. Broadlaw Jake
  • F.T.Ch Hillus Clyde
  • F.T.Ch. Broadlaw Rikki

Billy has twice won the British Retriever Championship, firstly in 1996 (aged 28) with the FTCh Linksview Jet and again in 2000 with FTCh Bracken of Berrybrae. He also gained second place in 1995 with Jet, a diploma of merit and Top Scottish Dog in 2005 with FTCh Broadlaw Jake and fourth place in 2008 with FTCh Hillus Clyde.

He has represented Scotland in the CLA Game Fair International Gundog Team event nine times with several different dogs.

Billy is an 'A' panel retriever judge and has judged the British Retriever Championships and the European International and also travels to many countries abroad to conduct training and judging seminars.

Also a keen clay shot Billy represented Scotland in the Sporting International Championship at clay pigeon shooting.

Broadlaw Gundogs is a professional kennel establishment run by Billy and his wife Anne. The kennels are situated in a beautiful rural setting within the Lowther Hills in South Lanarkshire.

For training, stud, boarding kennel enquiries and food sales contact:

W.G. Steel, Waterhead Toll Cottage, Leadhills Road, Abington, Biggar, Lanarkshire ML12 6TB Tel: 01659 74221 Mob: 07881 581976

“It didn’t take a lot of persuasion to see the benefits of CSJ feeds. The first thing I noticed was the shine to my dogs’ coats and I’ve found that at the end of a lot of hard work they have kept condition really well this season.” Billy Steel Jnr

Billy with his dogs

Billy with his dogs

Billy with his dogs

Billy with his dogs

List of all Gundog Handlers

Avis Boreham

'Ashleygrove' gundogs.
Find out more

Ryan Hoggan

I have to say probably the best moment I have had to date is winning the puppy and novice test on the same day with Rosie and the Central Scotland sundog club’s summer test...
Find out more

Richard Preest

Richard is an amateur trainer and a true gentleman of the sport.
Find out more

Fran Glendining

Fran breeds American Cockers, English Cockers and English Springer Spaniels + owns and runs Brierley Kennels.
Find out more

David Williams

How David began his passion for field trials... “I was first introduced to the sport around 5 years ago..."
Find out more

Joe Hipwell - Sealpin Gundogs

Joe has won field trials with four different dogs but rates his biggest success as being selected for Scotland with five dogs over the past three years.
Find out more

Gerda Companjen (The Netherlands)

Gerda has had two Dutch Field Trial Champions: FT CH Lowly Nabucco (the only Golden Retriever in The Netherlands who gained this title) and FT CH Harperrig Archibald.
Find out more

Andrew Cullen MBE

Andrew Cullen of Laochin Gundogs.
Find out more

Philippa Williams

Castlemans Goldens and Retrievers.
Find out more

Eddie Scott

Eddie Scott of Broomfield Spaniels, winner of the Cocker Championship in 2005.
Find out more

Billy Steel Jnr.

Billy Steel Jnr of Broadlow Gundogs has trained and competed with gundogs for 30 years.
(You are on this page).

The Working Clumber Spaniel Society

The Working Clumber Spaniel Society was formed in 1984 by a group of people who are passionate about working their dogs.
Find out more

Huw Jones

Ffynongain Gundogs
Find out more

Paul Leeke

Strinebrooke gundogs.
Find out more

Alan Rees

Delfryd gundogs.
Find out more

Christine Bridgwater

'Scherzando' Working Gundogs and Chinese Cresteds.
Find out more

Spider’s Appeal and Barry Atkinson

A unique adventure by a dog (Spider) and his owner, Barry Atkinson, pursuing a challenging lifestyle whilst raising funds for charity.
Find out more

Noel Bayley

Winner of the 2008 Retriever Championships with FT Ch Craighorn Abby.
Find out more

Fallowfen Gundogs

Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retrievers, Golden Retrievers and Labradors.
Find out more

Chris Burns

Breezeleaf Working Spaniels.
Find out more

Dave Lisset

Buccleuch Gundogs.
Find out more

Bill Leonard

Clanicker Gundogs.
Find out more

Suzy Burton

'Trubon' Weimaraners and Teckels.
Find out more

Customers' Views

Alan Jakeman

Hi Ceri,
Thanks for your help and advice regarding my 1 year old lab, Buster. After trying the herbs with the lamb and rice, we noticed a small improvement, but we decided to give the fit and fast a try .. as when we fed him fish, following your regime, he improved more. Voila.. problem solved! Since day one on fit and fast, we haven't had a single loose episode. He is in superb condition, hardly sheds at all, and looks like he has been painted with black gloss paint!
I can't recommend this food highly enough, and the service we have had from you has been second to none!
Thank you.

:: more testimonials

CSJ User Profiles

Gerda Companjen (The Netherlands)

Gerda Companjen  (The Netherlands)

Gerda has had two Dutch Field Trial Champions: FT CH Lowly Nabucco (the only Golden Retriever in The Netherlands who gained this title) and FT CH Harperrig Archibald.

:: more info
:: all profiles

Need Help? (office hours 9.30am - 5.00pm) contact us. Nutritional help available by email only.