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Sponsors
Purina Pro Plan - a NAVHDA Sponsor
Garmin/Tri-Tronics - a NAVHDA Sponsor
Ugly Dog Hunting - a NAVHDA Sponsor
Dakota 283 - Badlands Gun Vault and Dog Kennel system
Conservation Partners

NEPA Ruffed Grouse Society
Quail Forever
 
 
 
 

Annual Meeting: Confirming that the Hickory Run Chapter meeting will be held as scheduled (tomorrow Sunday, January 19) at Cabela’s in Hamburg, PA. The Executive Council meeting will convene at 11:00AM and the General Membership Meeting will start at 1:00PM; both being held in the upstairs conference room. Hope to see you there!


Hunting Seasons: Formal training is over. I would like to express my appreciation to all those that helped through out to make it a successful year. Think back to the beginning of the training and compare the performance of your dog with how the training ended and you should be pleased. Hunting seasons have started and with that we get to enjoy the fruit of our labor.

Hunt safely and enjoy your hunting.

Andrew Uhler
Training Committee


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Hickory Run NAVHDA - Officers and Training Committee
Board of Directors
Axel Waldkirch - President
Rich Johnson -Vice President
Floyd Miller - Secretary
Mike Bigus - Treasurer
George Nichols - Director
Jim Snyder - Director
Andy Uhler -Director

Training Committee
Mike Bigus and Mark Fredrick --
Co-Coordinators
Berdell Koch
Rich Brookman
Todd Swope
Board of Directors
 

Membership: Membership renewal for the Hickory Run Chapter of NAVHDA are due in January. New members are welcome at any time. Please send the completed application and Release of Liability forms along with your dues (see forms) to Floyd F. Miller, 131 Antler Lane, Kunkletown, PA 18058. Pricing is on the Application.

Welcome to the Hickory Run Chapter of NAVHDA International. The Chapter is located in the Allentown, PA area and will hold regular training sessions and testing events. The testing and the monthly weekend training will be held at a variety of locations. Learn first hand the various steps involved in training a versatile hunting dog.

NAVHDA training is designed to prepare the dog and handler for hunting and the NAVHDA testing. The training will include: pointing; steadiness to wing, shot, and fall; retrieval to hand from land or water; game tracking; gun sensitivity control; heeling; and backing or honoring another dog’s point.


 
Mission: The North American Versatile Hunting Dog Association is a nonprofit corporation whose purpose is to foster, promote, and improve the versatile hunting dog breeds in North America; to conserve game by using well trained reliable hunting dogs before and after the shot; and to aid in the prevention of cruelty to animals by discouraging nonselective and uncontrolled breeding, which produces unwanted and uncared for dogs.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
             
     

Hickory Run Chapter of NAVHDA

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