Peta Dowle established Barahwolfe Swedish Vallhunds in 2003. 

Peta lives with her family in rural Otago.  She is a qualified vet nurse with a life time experience with dogs. Barahwolfe prioritises health and welfare in breeding and high standards of animal husbandry in their small endevour.  Peta is a member of all the appropriate breed clubs and organisations for Swedish Vallhunds and is a member of DOGS NZ (NZKC)  

In 2011 Peta imported the first frozen Ai bloodlines and has successfully produced pups from Europes best breeding stock.  2015 saw our home bred frozen Ai boy by 12 times Champion sire earn DOL Rising Star for the year.

Barahwolfe invites contact from people seeking a Swedish Vallhund to send a message off this website.

Champion Barahwolfe Snowbells At Aceberra
Puppy Of Show (Aust 2018)
Barahwolfe has bred five Australian Champion Show dogs and four New Zealand Champion Show dogs. We take a balanced approach to our dogs lives incorporating farm, family and dog sport activities including dog showing. Priority is happy, healthy and well temperamented dogs.  Below photo: eye checks for our breeding dogs.  Health testing is important to ethical breeders.

  • Qualified Vet Nurse
  • Member of DogsNZ, NZKC.
  • Founder Member of the Swedish Vallhund Club Inc
  • DNA Testing & Profiling for healthy dogs.
  •  Ethical breeding practices.
  • Best In Show Winning Bloodlines.
  • Breeders of Australian & NZ Champions.
  • Fully Papered Progeny.
  • Never repeating same sire and dam pairings.
  • Full Tail and Stub Tailed Dogs.
  • Informed genetics programme.
  • Using Imported Frozen Semen.
  • Eye/Health Screening Breeding Dogs.