Located near Indianola in East Central Illinois on 45 acres of woods and rolling fields, Blindfaith Retrievers is committed to producing high quality Labrador Retrievers that excel as pets, gundogs and hunt test/field trial competitors. We offer a twenty-seven month guarantee on hips and eyes; every dog we breed is OFA good or excellent, CERF clear, CNM clear and EIC  tested.


“Scout” (  x Tru) has her puppies! 3 Yellow Males available in southern Illinois.( see Puppies page, stud service puppies #1)


Tru and Ten puppies soon to arrive in Illinois and Indiana. ( see Puppies page)


“Bonnie”, a yellow female puppy out of Morgan and Hoochie arrived to join us here at BFR the weekend of September 25-27!


Frozen semen now available from both Morgan and Tru ( see Stud Service page)!


Backwater Retriever Club & Ohio Valley Retriever Club ( See Achievements page)!

” Ten” Titles!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Grace has been sold to a family in Louisiana ( See For Sale page)!
Morgan is the sire of the first Blood Detection Dog in Australia! ( See The Guys page).

The Yellow Dog Militia ( YDM) is here!  Coming soon to the Commentary page!

Morgan selected for importation of semen to Australia! ( see The Guys page). Third and fourth litters on the ground! ( see What’s New page).

Breeding Labrador Retrievers for excellence since 1986.

Bill and Marcia Butikas,  12285B E 350 North Rd.

P.O. Box 139 Indianola, IL 61850, (217) 247-2754

We can be reached by email using the address: billatblindfaith@aol.com.

Thanks for visiting us! Let us know if you have any questions. We welcome your calls and inquiries. We love to talk dogs!

If you are interested in buying a puppy, please read our Letter to Prospective Buyers.