About Gail and norman

Bravepoint Kennels is a small, family run business dedicated to dog lovers and especially our German Shorthaired Pointers. We have lots of room to run and play with our dogs on our 60 treed acres with over 5 km of groomed trails.

Gail Docherty (Vice-president) has competed in obedience, conformation, agility, rally, field, dock diving, scent work, rat sports and Flyball with her dogs over the past 20 years. She is currently competing in agility and rat sports with her 2 younger dogs, Dante and Rayne. Gail is the lead instructor and coordinator of the agility program at The Dog Ranch, and takes an active role in various dog clubs as well. She has been the secretary of the Ottawa Valley Pointing Dog Club for 15 years. Gail is also the secretary/treasurer of the North Gower Dog Club.

Norman LeCouvie, MBA (President) is currently a part-time Professor, in the School of Business at Algonquin College, Norman has had three distinct careers. He began his entrepreneurial career in his twenty’s by opening several small businesses in the Ottawa area, acquiring a couple of existing businesses and eventually selling all of them by the mid 90’s. He then turned his focus to the fascinating world of ICT (Information Communication Technologies), working for such well-known companies as Netscape, Sun Microsystems and concluding his second career in 2016 when he retired from Microsoft, where he managed the Channel Partner Program.

Bravepoint Kennels is a division of Liverpool Consulting Group Inc.


In Gail and Norman are giving back to the community that supported them in their first year of business by supporting a number of causes and organizations including;

Ontario SPCA - "Northern Dog Program" - http://northerndog.com/

Platinum Sponsor of the 2018 AAC Nationals - http://aacnationalchampionships.com/index.php

Supporting the 2018 Australian Cattle Dog Specialty - https://www.facebook.com/AustralianCattleDogClubOfCanada/