Steve  Kruse

Steve Kruse

Owner, Stonehenge Kennels

Currently employed at Stonehenge Kennels

Previous: Kruse Brothers, Kruse Construction



    About Steve Kruse: A resident of West Point, Iowa, Steve Kruse mentors young people in his community when not running his own successful business. An avid reader, Kruse especially enjoys Ron Paul’s End the Fed and Mark R. Levin’s Liberty and Tyranny: A Conservative Manifesto. Steve Kruse launched Kruse Brothers in 1967, which soon became one of the biggest hog farms in southeast Iowa. Kruse oversaw operations of the company until 1992. Nine years earlier, he decided to expand his professional endeavors and created Kruse Construction, which specialized in brick work. In 1986, Steve Kruse opened StoneHenge Kennels, which he continues to own and operate in West Point. Kruse breeds many different types of dogs, and he has owned more than 20 dogs who took champion titles. StoneHenge Kennels remains committed to the highest standards of breeding and promises owners that the dogs possess the temperament necessary to make a quality pet. As a small business owner, Steve Kruse maintains membership in numerous organizations. Aside from associating with the Pet Professionals of Southeast Iowa and the State Central Committee of the Republican Party of Iowa, Steve Kruse acts as the Director of Iowa Pet Breeders Association. When not running his business, Kruse volunteers in his community with the West Point Sweet Corn Festival. Additionally, he donates his resources to the American Legion (Post 668) and the Knights of Columbus.




At Stonehenge Kennels

From 1986 to Present
Dog Kennel - Breeding the best dogs available. Has owned over 20 champion dogs and has almost 1 million spent building his kennel to where it is today.


At Kruse Brothers

From 1967 to 1992
One of S.E. Iowas largest hog farmers at the time.


At Kruse Construction

From 1983 to 1991
Brick Work

Centres d'intérêt

  • Book Reading
  • mentoring local youth