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A lovely tribute to a hunting companion

We think all of you who hunt with Springers will appreciate this salute to Field’s Edge Salt and Pepper (FC FTCH Robinsmoor Frolic (UK) x Flintmountain Madam), owned and loved by Cindy & Terry McElligott.  Pepper  was bred by Pete …


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Pheasantfest 2014

Pheasantfest 2014 starts tomorrow at the Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee, WI.  Hope you can make it to the show.  Please come by and visit the ESSFTA booth!

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Westminster Kennel Club

Best of luck to all of the Springers competing at the Westminster Kennel Club show, and to their owners and handlers! A special shout out to the Junior Handlers competing, and in particular to our members – Kawai Nahoopii, Aaron N Burlingame …


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2014 Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

The Bird Dog Museum Hall of Fame Committee has announced its selections for the 2014 induction ceremony.  Congratulations to Jeffrey W. Miller, DVM and to NFC FC AFC G and D Prince Edward, “Eddie,” owned by Don & Joanne Mock. …


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All-Age Field Trial Judges list posted

You will find a link to this list here:  http://www.essfta.org/field-hunting/field-trial-information/ Thanks very much to those who worked hard to compile as complete and accurate a list as possible.  This wasn’t an easy task, gleaning information from the AKC site, catalogs, …


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