Breitling Oil and Gas Announces Spud of Breitling-Pumpkin Ridge #2H in Mountrail County, ND

Breitling Oil and Gas Corporation, an independent exploration and production company based in Irving, Texas, announced that it has spud the Breitling-Pumpkin Ridge #2H on October 22, 2012 in Mountrail County, North Dakota.

The Breitling-Pumpkin Ridge #2H is the second horizontal well in Breitling’s Pumpkin Ridge horizontal Middle Bakken and Three Forks Mountrail County development prospect. The Pumpkin Ridge Prospect will be drilled to a total measured depth of 19,450 feet. The potential exists for Breitling Oil and Gas to drill up to 2 Bakken and Three Forks wells on its Pumpkin Ridge Mountrail County acreage.

Management anticipates the well will reach total measured depth in about 28 days. Hydraulic fracture stimulation and final completion operations should occur the third week of December.

Breitling Oil and Gas CEO Chris Faulkner stated, “We are excited to continue with our Bakken drilling programs in Mountrail County.” Faulkner added, “Our positions in Mountrail
County continue to prove to be very productive for the company.”

For more information on this and other activities of the Company, see the Breitling Oil and Gas website at

Breitling has current oil and gas exploration projects all over the United States.

About Breitling Oil and Gas Corporation

Breitling Oil and Gas was founded in October 2004 to apply state-of-the-art petroleum and natural gas exploration and extraction technology to the development of onshore oil and natural gas projects. Our focus areas include Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana. Breitling offers oil and gas investment opportunities through direct participation programs and oil and gas investment joint ventures which enable investors to participate in the potential cash flow and unique tax benefits associated with oil and gas investments. Especially important in a downturned economy, oil and gas investments allow savvy investors to diversify and reinforce their investment portfolios with a stable commodity that is in steady demand.


Jennifer Jones
Director of Public Relations
Breitling Oil and Gas Corporation