Since 1987, we have had the honor of placing puppies in loving homes.  At Mockingbird we breed for betterment of the Breed, Genetic Health, Loving Personalities, Intelligence, Strength & Stamina, & Quality Conformation.  Let us help you find your next puppy!

!!!! HONORS !!!!

In 2022, we were honored by several owners of Mockingbird dogs.  These dogs were awarded the AKC National Owner-Handled Series Level of Achievement.   We honor these dogs & their owners.  MOCKINGBIRDS ON THE MONEY RED, owned by Elise Wolpert......MOCKINGBIRDS REBEL OF CARROLLSELL, owned by Brenda Carroll & Karey Marrs.....MOCKINGBIRDS JUMP START TO FAME, owned by Elise Wolpert.....MOCKINGBIRDS WORTH THE WAIT AT COALDUST, owned by Jerisha Ganske.  CONGRATULATIONS we here at Mockingbird are so proud of your accomplishments!

Congratulations  Brenda Carroll on achieving #3 Dog in the Nation in the 2020 Owner-Handler Series !  Our buttons are busting here at Mockingbird!

First Miniature American Breeder to attain this Award which certify's that this kennel has raised at least 25 dogs earning titles with a minimum of 15 dogs attaining Championships in the Breed Ring and the balance of those attaining Titles in the Performance Rings.  A BIG THANK YOU to all of those who have purchased puppy's and have taken the time, training & love of their dogs to enjoy them in the best possible way.   


Kids can do anything!  They just need a good instructor and parents willing to help!

Aubrey the day she picked out Mockingbirds Emma with Sister Taylor and her dog Mockingbirds Fetch.  The second picture are the girls and their dogs at the 2017 National Specialty when they struted their stuff winning in Obedience a 1st for Taylor and a 3rd for Aubrey in tough competition with adults as competitors.  Congratulation girls! Aubrey and Taylor live in Indiana where they are involved not only in 4-H Canines, but show cattle, hogs and horses.  A very busy family!  Thanks MOM & DAD.   We are so proud of you!

Owned, trained, and loved by Elise Wolpert...Banx is showing what true versatility in the Mini American breed that can be attained when you have an owner and a dog that work together.  He is a true Champion & we are so proud of them both!  A true heart dog!

So proud of our bred by 2017 #3 in the Nation Owner Handler                   AKC G CH CH Mockingbird's On The Money Red RN RA RE BN CD CA CAA NJP DA DNA RATI RATN RATO Wp1 TKN TKI THDN BCAT CGC CGCA CGCU IT HT plus qualified x2 for rally nationals, x2 for Dock Nationals, obedience Classic and the first MAS to get an AKC Dock title and weightpull title, 2017 Top Ten Mini American in Owner Handled.  2018 Mockingbirds On The Money Red earned top 5 in Herding, Dock Diving ,therapy work, Trick Dog, Barn Hunt, and GCH Confirmation points in the MAMASC Club! 

See our CHAMPIONS...CLICK.. MINI American Shepherds...CLICK.. THE WINNERS

All puppies sold by Mockingbird are AKC Registered, guaranteed, and are protected through the AKC Puppy Protection package!

Besides a Beautiful Healthy Puppy....Here is your package from AKC & Mockingbird

We are honored to work with the American Kennel Club to bring our new owners the "AKC Puppy Protection Package" (A $217 Value), for just $32 when you purchase a puppy from Mockingbird Hill Kennel.

The package includes:

  • AKC registration.
  • AKC Reunite Microchip Enrollment and lifetime pet recovery service
  • Live Phone Support from AKC Trainers (AKC Good Dog! Helpline) for the lifetime of your dog
  • AKC New Puppy Handbook
  • AKC Family Dog Magazine - 1 year subscription
  • Complimentary first office visit at a veterinary practice listed with the AKC Veterinary Network
  • Complimentary 60 day free trial AKC Healthcare Plan 

More information will be forthcoming on our Education Page to help you navigate to the program that is vital to your use of each individual package part.  You will receive in the mail when you put your downpayment on our puppy a Puppy Resource Kit that will explain all the details and give you a jump start on preparing for the homecoming of your puppy.

North American Miniature Australian Shepherd Club to be Mother Club for the AKC Registered Miniature American Shepherd aka Mini Aussie!

The Miniature Australian Shepherd is now known by the American Kennel Club (AKC) as the Miniature American Shepherd.  Click on Mini Americans to read about their history, their breed standard and to see our dogs who have gained recognition as International Champions with IABCA & MASCUSA.  As of July 15, 2015 the new "MINIATURE AMERICAN SHEPHERD" breed will be fully recognized by the American Kennel Club and will be eligible to receive Championships in breed classes.  Mini Americans are showing their skills in many other facets of AKC including herding, rally, tracking, flyball, obedience, agility & disc dog and are receiving titles now.  We invite you to become part of the AKC experience; find a dog training club in your area & show your dog in the venue that you choose.  It's something that you can do whether you are 12 or 20 or 50 or 70 years old.  Enjoy your dog and he will enjoy you!