“Inspire and promote outstanding Amateur Bird Dog Competition while supporting and conserving Upland Habitat.”

The AFTCA’s mission is to advocate and support Amateur Bird Dog Field Trial competition in quality events and to strive to make available to amateur participants extraordinary Upland Bird venues on which to compete.

To foster and increase interest in and knowledge of Upland Game Birds and their conservation in order to perpetuate them for future generations.

To organize for the purpose of strengthening our capacity to meet our objectives of improving the status and existence of Upland Birds and the genetics and performance of Bird Dogs.

2017 Invitational Points Standing

All-Age
Shooting Dog
* = a previous AA or SD Invitational Champion
Dog Owner Total
Touch's Fire Dancer Keith Wright 525
Phillip's Off Line Nathan Phillips 279
Frontline Shack Attack Chris Livingston 243
Touch's Smooth Rider Keith Wright 188
Dialed In Jim Pendergest 185
Showtime Dominator Larron Copeland 166
Small's White Striker Mike Small 164
Showtime Sam Houston Larron Copeland 162
Elhew G Force Tim Moore 150
R R Craftsman Eddie Berendzen 142
Home Big Boy Johnny Atkinson, Grayson Francis, Dwight Smith 139
SF Bandwagon Larry Smith 138
Mac's Hi-Ho Silver Tim McClurg 122
Manteo's Ace Of Spades Paul Falkowsky 120
Blast Zone Bob Watts 117
Cole Train Dr. Fred Corder 115
Nemaha Boot Dr. Pat McInteer 114
Ten Oaks Elkland's Delight Lou Qualitiere 106
Nemaha Night Hawk Pat Mcinteer 103
Erin's Redrum Sean Derrig 102
Rester's Super Chief Cecil Rester 100
G F Witchy Women Allen Dunbar 97
Deacon Jones Earl & Margaret Drew 96
Wild Covey Shockwave Anthony King 94
Kelly's Rebel Louie J. Sean Kelly 93
Dunn's True Decision Will Dunn 90
Rockstar Andy Buck Neil 88
Mohawk Mill Glory Gary Winall 86
I'm Simple Pleasure Hunter's Creek Kennels 84
S. F. Strongwind Nathan Berendzen 83
Hodge's Beast Mode Brian Hodges 82
Erin's Rebel Rum Sean Derrig 80
Grouse Trails Pride John McKellop III 78
Erin's Full Throttle John Ivester 75
Game Throne Fred Corder 74
Grouse Ridge Gambler Michael Spotts 69
Hendrix's Dak Attack Guy Hendrix 64
Cocklebur Drama Queen Amy & Bubba Spencer 64
Bob's Elhew Holly Bobby Phillips 64
Bad Prairie's Billboard Quintin Wiseman 64
Northwoods Charles Bill Owen 62
Worsham's Silver Comet Joe Worsham 58
Erin's Coin Toss Brian Sheehan 58
Almosta's Mighty Mouse John Beauchamp 55
Game Sport Fred Corder 55
HP Wiggins Express Rodney Shoemaker 54
Ascension Matt Pendergest 54
Game Storm Fred Corder 54
Touch's Ghost Rider Eddie Sholar 52
Chupacabra Tyson Traw 52
Meadowoods Fast Break Ted Roach 52
Erin's Hidden Shamrock Sean Derrig 51
Stonefree B Marion Brown 51
West Mountain Lucky Scout Kim Sampson 49
Game Bo Dr. Fred Corder 48
Misty Morn Masked Man Joey McAlexander 48
One Day Frost Christopher Hodges 48
Rebel Patriot David Williams 48
Tucalota Blew Ed Mayhew 47
Barcelona Bull Ernie & Karen Saniga 46
Desiree Hunter Wilcox & John Tomaski 45
Dakota Nation Scott Jordan 44
I'm Southern Style Hunter's Creek Kennel 42
Long Gone Porky Lloyd Murray 42
Mac's No Doubt Mac Conyers 40
Reloaded Jim Pendergest 39
Lawless Gimme A Reason Jim Lawless 36
Chipper Jones Ruth Ann Epp 36
Rebel Pirate David Williams 36
McRee's Glory B Patrick McPherson 36
Shearjoy's Unforgiven Betty Shearouse 36
Showtime Automatic Larron Copeland 34
Sam Ellis Tim Moore 32
Rebel Maiden David Williams 32
Painted Mad Max Jim & Bridget Ledington 32
Nosam's Full Ride T MASON ASHBURN 32
Shadow's Bewitched N. G. Houston III 32
Almosta's Wiley Coyote John Beauchamp 30
Mohawk Mill Jacob Gary Winall 30
Mohawk Mill Glory Gary Winall 30
Stokley's Frankie B Tony Bly 28
I'm An Amazing Grace Sammy Giddens 26
Highground Chalk Talk Charles kunde 26
D J'S Miss Betty dan Crunk 24
Pendy's Good Grace Matt Pendergest 24
Stormin Red Diesel Fred Davis 24
Brown's Miss April Andrew Brown 24
Crose's Equalizer Michael Crouse 24
Southern Sparkling Jule Kent Cantrell 24
RW Betty Boop Roger Watson 20
Mohawk Mill Image Gary Winall 20
Southern Renegade Richard Peterson 20
wIBANX Sun B Marion Brown 20
Casey Creek Icy Hot Buster & Pam Tucker 18
H P Final Decision Rodney Shoemaker 18
Game Warden Fred Corder 18
Song Rider Bruce Norton 17
Buckeye White Knight William Brown 17
Nemaha Scoot Steve Auxier 17
Cocklebur Treasure Quest Amy & Bubba Spencer 16
Nemaha Nell Steve Auxier 16
Wamsutter John Mahoney 16
Barshoe Tolstoy John Harmon 16
Crouse's Zippidy Do M.D. Crouse 16
Hendrix's Signature Burke Hendrix 16
One Day Winnitgirl Christopher Hodges 14
Greensboro Big Wheel Bill Mason 12
ZZ Top Skip Brown 12
S F Wishbone Nathan Berendzen 10
Mr. Tommy John J B Jones 10
Touch\'s Crystal Sand Richard Peterson 10
Roses Are Red Tim Hammons 10
Capital's Good Candy Brandon Johnson 8
Crouse's Ebony Masterpiece Michael Crouse 8
Hollywood Madam Regis Linn 7
* = a previous AA or SD Invitational Champion
Dog Owner Total
Redland's Jacked Up Joe & Tricia Rentz 1015
AT'A BOY ROY George Kimbrell 301
Waybetter Billy Thom Brigman 244
Sugarknoll Bushwacker Peter Del Collo 226
Conway Twitty Alan Atkins 209
Pineywoods Jackpot Darron Hendley 196
Solar Eclipse Edmond James 193
Iron and Oak Ross Leonard 174
Shadow Oak Doc Brian Sanchez 168
Northern Prairie Addition Glenn Conover 163
Thomas Adirondack Turbo James Thomas 160
Rentz's Fire and Ice Joe & Tricia Rentz 147
Mac's Hi-Ho Silver Tim McClurg 145
Seekin A Thrill Ross Leonard 144
Boumeester's Bar None Rich Boumeester 133
Barcelona Bull Ernie & Karen Saniga 124
Erin's War Creek Allen Linder 121
Touch's Katrina Austin Turley 114
Absolute Diva Joyce Taylor 111
Hale's Kickstarter Dr. Jeffrey A Hale 109
Strut Nation Scott Jordan 108
American Express Lane Brian Peterson 102
BMB's Free Ride Brandon & Jennifer Blum 102
Heard Hill's Misbehavin Buck & Lynn Heard 102
Daddy's Little Boy Butch Paul Scott 102
Miller's Special Edition Fran and Jack Miller 100
Miller\'s Just Plain Rowdy Allen Linder 99
Miller's Unfinished Business Fran & Jack Miller Benjy Griffith 99
Beckworth's Firefighter Alan York 97
Harbor City Cruz Tom Brigman 96
WINDY HILL WAR CREEK CARL S MORRISON, JR 88
Cache Creek Red Zone Ron Shuman 85
Tekoa Mountain Gale James C Emerson 84
Miller's Bring The Heat Fran and Jack Miller 82
Dubose's Daddy Boy Bobby Dubose 79
Hollywood Honey Edmond James & Martin Michaels 77
Little Girl Creek ernie saniga 76
Sinbad Hottie Buck neil 76
Roses Are Red Tim Hammons 74
Miss American Pie David O'Brien 74
West Mountain Sunny Days Kim Sampson 73
McRee's Glory B Patrick McPherson 72
Conecuh's Power Play Ted Roach 72
Rare Nugget Arnold Hall 71
Touch's Diamante Austin Turley 71
Game On Joe & Kent Walker 71
Dakota Nation Scott Jordan 70
Shagtime Scout Chris Cagle 67
Steel City Karen c.robert reed 66
Nemaha Night Hawk Pat Mcinteer 66
Almosta's Wiley Coyote John Beauchamp 64
Chasehill Baby Bella Erin Stolgits 63
Nemaha Free Loader Pat McInteer 61
Miller's Dialing Hot Line Scott Griffin 60
Conecuh Station Joe Kidd Ted Roach 58
Backcountry Bonnie Chris Catanzarite 57
Lester's Prime PoisonLane Brian Peterson 56
Miller's California Dreamer Fran Miller 55
Touch's California Dream Tom N. Griffin 54
Heard Hill's Jaybird Buck & Lynn Heard 52
Pink Pistol George Kimbrell 51
Big Rock Von Kobe Kevin Prescott 51
Lindleys Mojo Leif Lendrop 50
At'a Boy Roy George Kimbrell 48
Northwoods Charles Bill Owen 48
Walden's Ridge Playboy David Steele 48
Traveler's Split Rail Greg Sand 48
Sims Ramblin Rex Junior Sims 46
Country Rose Edmond James 46
Rockstar Andy Buck Neil 44
Dragonfly Jim Hughes 44
North Country Girl David McKay 44
Dezasterous Jax the Ripper Matt Smith 42
Swift Justice Jim Tande 41
Woriotos Crazy Daisy Scott Little 40
Sartains Bod Gerald Santain 40
Raag's Miss Lightfoot Ray Wheeler 40
Calico's Mr. Wonderful Alex Smith 38
Blue Darter Tyson Traw 37
Lester's Prime Poison Lane Brian Peterson 36
Hollywood Bo Regis Linn 36
Dunnwell's Miss Deplorable Les Rowell 36
Traveler's Prairie Sioux Gregory A. Sands 36
Lindley's Rambler Leif Lendrop 36
Crouse's Gerri Wind Michael Crouse 34
Magnolia's Rising Blackhawk Tom Hall 34
Chupacabra Tyson Traw 33
Phillip's Windline Ray Pinson 32
Little More Shine Kristine Hammons 32
Daphne's Gage William R Rogers 32
Piney Woods Jackpot Darron Hendley 32
Micro City Sue William Brown 30
Windbush Dash Mark Meier 30
Bo Bunda Jack Arlington 28
Lolita Scott, Lisa, & Hayden Little 24
Tangled Sheets Johnny Ornsby 24
Jessie's Bonanza ted foust 22
Cavenaugh's River Shadow Ken Cavenaugh 21
Calvary Sergeant William Goodwin 21
Waybetter Rocky Carl & Collin Bishop 20
One Day Freeze Lane Hodges 20
Marques Dark Knight Roger Duerkson 20
Taladega Elias Richardson 19
Stylish Mustang Sally Tom Curtsinger 18
Kelly's Rebel Louie J. Sean Kelly 18
Doc's Haven Jill Dr. Billy McCathern 17
Song Rider Bruce Norton 16
Upper Ten Riley John Adsit 14
Crouse's Dot Dot Dot Michael Crouse 12
Country Club Butch Mike Griffin 12
Mac's Silver Chief Tim McClurg 12
Rebellita Austin Turley 12
Emmalite Austin Turley 12
Katlyn's Jan William R Rogers 10
Homestead B Jeff Marshall 10
Deep Red Black Diamond Gary Young & Jodie Reece 9
Crouse's Zippidy Do M.D. Crouse 8
Taylor's Simply Southern Jeremy & Tammy Taylor 7
Mc LINTOCK Angie Williams 7
Crouse's Icee Beauty Michael Crouse 6
OPEN RANGE TERMINATOR BOB BARKER 6
Nosam's Full Ride T MASON ASHBURN 6
Erin's Goodtime Is Mitch Solt 6

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02 May 2018 News > Annual Meetings

2018 AFTCA Annual Meeting & Purina Awards

The Annual Meeting will be held in St. Louis, MO on the weekend of June 22 – 23
Committee Meetings:  Friday, June 22, 8:00 – 10:00 am
Trustees Meeting:  Friday, June 22, directly following Committee meetings
Committee and Trustees Meetings will be held at the Drury Inn & Suites

From The President’s Desk

April 16, 2018

From the President’s Desk,

As our field trial year draws to an end, I hope that it has been enjoyable on many levels and successful on a personal level. As a commodity broker and speculator for 36 years, I have been able to justify my field trial expenses as the cost of sanity and an escape

27 Mar 2018 News > 20th Century Fund

20th Century Fund: Who Benefits?

The 20th Century Fund is a division of the AFTCA that, on a yearly basis, distributes funding to member clubs utilizing grounds and facilities throughout the United States.

This funding is generally in the amount of $18,000 – $20,000 total. In the past 12 years, over $228,000 has been awarded to enhance field trials and bird populations.