CastleGuard News & Updates

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We Win BOB at Westminster 2015!!!

Grand Champion CastleGuard’s Riddle of Steel di Serafina wins Best of Breed at the 2015 Westminster.  We were thrilled to see him participating on the green carpet at Madison Square Garden.

Grand CH CastleGuard Riddle of Steel di Serafina (Crom the Corso) #4 in the US 2014

Our beloved Crom the Corso finishes at #4 Cane Corso in the AKC 2014. He took several group placings and won BOS at the Nationals all before he was two years old. Crom is such a character and has gained a huge fan club along the way.  We are so pleased to have his awesome [...]

2012 Champions

We are happy to announce the accomplishments of CastleGuard for 2012. Each time we earn a new title, we’ll ad it here.

1. AKC CH CastleGaurd’s StarDust

2. Epic’s Devil in a Blue Dress – Co-bred with the Kings – CH out at 8 months

3. AKC CH CastleGuard Riegn of Fire

4. AKC CH Castleguard’s Gog

5. Epic Deisel – [...]

CastleGuard Awarded Breeder of the Year!

We are very proud to announce that the AKC parent Breed club; the CCAA, awarded CastleGuard Breeder of the Year for BOTH Conformation and Working. We earned more AKC Championships, Grand Champions and Reproduction Championship than any other Corso breeder in 2011.  We also produced one of the country’s top working titled Corso.  We want [...]

Corso Merchandise

Check out our Cafe’ Press shop with Corso Merchandise.  You can also buy CastleGuard stuff too.  Just in time for Christmas!!

Photos and graphics are predominantly the work of Taylor DeMoss. Here are just some examples.


Training Video

CastleGuard has two great training programs:

The Started Puppy Program – basic on leash obedience, crate trained and foundation house training.  This trianing is done here at the house by Taylor or Jade.  Here are some passed pups from this program.


The advanced program is an intensive training program developed by Tonya Flou, certified trainer.  Tonya has [...]

2010 Show Season - Huge success

We are pleased to announce that we did very well this year, again, in the show ring. We have 2 dogs in the top ten (including the 1# dog) and a third in the top 15.  We won lots of points and majors on our puppies.  The girls did great, as usual.  We couldn’t be more proud! [...]

First AKC Grand Champion!

CastleGuard’s Diego does it again!  He made history as the very first Cane Corso AKC Grand Champion.  As of this posting he is also ranked #1 top winning AKC Corso in both Breed and Group points.  Our special thinks to Derek Matson, his expert handler and the Verdoorns for showing the world this CaslteGuard dog.

AKC Gazette chooses CastleGuard

This month’s AKC Gazette was the first to EVER run an article/photos about the Cane Corso.  Of all the photos that were submitted, the AKC choose 3 CastleGuard pix; of course the famous photo of Teal’c, Midas in the woods and  Bruce sired blue puppies. 

We are thrilled to have some of our dogs chosen to introduce [...]

Winter Corso fun!

The big January storm left loads of snow to play in.

Family photo


This is CastleGuard Argus at 1 year old.  He is a delightful companion male owned by AshBuaghs.  His parents are Reproduction Champion Pandora and Triple CH Midas.  We got these great fall photos today and thought we’d share some of them.

New Teal'c Puppies!!!

We are so excited to announce the birth of a litter out of Teal’c and Kai!  This is Julie Hancock’s litter and they were born in Guam, yes I said Guam.  We shipped semen to her and it traveled more than halfway around the world, which took over 48 hours.  It worked!!  We got 8 [...]

New Website and Blog!!!

We are so Excited about our new website; more photos, more info, and new blog so that everyone can keep up and interact with all the new “stuff” CastleGuard is doing. Over the course of the next couple of days we will be adding even more stuff, so check back often.  Make sure to check out new photo [...]

CastleGuard salutes Antico Cane Corso

We have been blessed with wonderful clients over the years; some work their dogs, some show them and some are just the world’s best puppy dog petters :).  But once in a while we get an over achiever that does all three and I think that its worth mentioning.

Patrick and Katie at Antico own two of our [...]

New ICCF Champion

Congratulations to CastleGuard Titan! New ICCF Champion