80 Acres Hightest Kennels

  • $ $1,400,000
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It is with great pleasure we present to you this incredible opportunity to own a well established business – hightest Kennels and the 80 acres that complement this thriving business. Highest is permitted to board 120 dogs in their modern, climate controlled kennel facility that is situated on 80 acres of ponds and grasslands, allowing them to perform dog their training on site. This immaculate dog training facility is ideally located in the heart of “California Duck Country” and Hightest has become the proven leader in Retriever Gun Dog Training, All Breed Obedience Training, Boarding and Breeder of Labrador Retrievers.

Property Address: 
1021 Lower Honcut Road Butte County, California Property
APN’s: 028-030-027- 40 Acres 028-030-028- 40 Acres TOTAL: 80 Acres

Farming Potential:
The property has approximately 60 acres of irrigated farmland that would be ideal to grow organic rice or other permanent crops.

Property Location:
The property is easily accessed from Highway 70 and is approximately 35 miles south east of Chico and 50 miles north of Sacramento, CA.

Property Highlights:
80 Gross Acres
2 – 40 Acre Parcels
Use Permit for 120 dog kennel
The entire property is fenced with automatic security gate.
Approximately 95% of the property is accessible by gravel all weather roads.
Approximately 60 acres of irrigated farm ground with FSA Rice Base. This property would be ideal to grow organic rice or other permanent crops.

1- 300’ Ag wells w/ 50hp electric pumps, 1- Domestic wells, 2 Ponds

Primary Residence:
2,465 sf. 3 x 2.5 modular built in 1992 that is situated on a stunning 3 acre pond. Privacy fenced yard with automatic sprinklers. Air conditioning, propane heat with auxiliary pellet stove. Newly constructed octagon sun room with wrap around deck that features 300 degree views of pond and landscaping. Garage/Carport & Shop 3 Bay carport attached to 1 bay enclosed garage with large workshop and storage area. Metal Building with concrete floor.

The Business:
Hightest Kennels was established in 1988 and is the largest breeder of hunting Labrador Retrievers in the Western United States. Hightest offers All Breed Obedience Training, Retriever Gun Dog Training, Puppy Head Start Training, Boarding with Exercise, Labrador Puppies, Labrador Stud Service, and fully trained hunting Labradors for sale. +/- 20 dams & sires of quality, field Labrador Retriever breeding stock in all 3 colors. Produces and sells approximately 10 litters per year. Dog training supply retail store. *28 dog capacity aluminum training truck and trailer. 12 dog capacity additional aluminum trailer. Hightest currently employees 7 full time trainers and 1 office staff. Established web presence with new


Over 6,500 followers on Facebook.

Most importantly, Hightest has a an established customer base with an average 5 Star rating in customer satisfaction.

Price: $1,400,000

Kennel Buildings:
2 matching, large kennel buildings located side by side with chain link fenced, gravel, double gated dog truck loading area between and adjoining the buildings. All kennel buildings are designed to be hosed down to clean with concrete sloped floors, splash walls, and gutters that drain into septic tanks.

Kennel Building I:
3,500 sf (Insulated) Concrete & Wood construction with steel roof. 35- 4×10 chain link dog runs. Feeding kitchen and work room. Evaporative coolers. Large sliding ventilation doors and 1 bay garage door.

Kennel Building II:
3,680 sf. (Insulated) Concrete & Wood construction with steel roof. 34- 3x 10 chain link dog runs with feeding area. Propane heaters and evaporative coolers. Large sliding ventilation doors and 1 bay garage door. Large, adjacent irrigated lawn obedience training and dog exercise area. Office 611 sf front office with reception area. Employee break room. ADA bathroom Storage Area Separate visitor and employee parking areas.

Overflow Kennel Building III:
700 sf. 16 chain link dog runs Evaporative coolers Concrete and wood construction with steel roof. Large sliding ventilation doors.

Puppy Whelping Kennel:
450 sf. 3 chain link and stainless, mason dog whelping runs. 2 Specialized Mason, fiberglass and chain link puppy rearing runs with raised grate floors. Feeding area. Propane heat and evaporative coolers. Insulated steel building with concrete floors.


Address:1021 Lower Honcut Road
City:Butte County

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