We are thankful to Purina for taking the lead and providing “Blue Ribbon” sponsorship of this National Awards Program. Their quality foods power many of the handler’s dogs competing. If you’re looking for a quality dog food consider Purina, thousands of amateur handlers already are!
CH: Jumpstart Owners: Frank & Jean LaNasa, Handler: Frank LaNasa
R-U: Strut Nation Owner/Handler: Scott Jordan
CH: Worsham Silver Comet Owner/Handler: Joe Worsham
R-U: Greypointe Islamorada Owner/Handler: Doug Meyer
The June 10, 1967 issue of the American Field held the announcement of the inaugural running of the National Amateur Chicken Championship. With the 2018 – 2019 championship beginning on September 9th and run on the famous Mortlach grounds in Saskatchewan, read about the history of this prestigious event for all-age dogs. National Amateur Chicken Championship
August 22, 2019
Judges: Alex and Eric Mauck
CH: Upfront’s Southern Star Owner/Handler: Lance Schulz
R-U: Emmelita Owner/Handler: Austin Turley
Learn about this prestigious championship on ring-necked pheasant first run in Crooksville, Ohio in 1958 with 21 starters.
National Amateur Pheasant Shooting Dog Championship
With the new field trial season underway, NOW is a good time for individual members and those managing AFTCA member clubs to renew their memberships if you have not yet done so. Please login to your account and renew today…and good luck to all handlers and their dogs this fall!
The AFTCA is excited to announce the creation of the largest and most inclusive Amateur Handler Award in the organization’s history and in the sport of Field Trialing!
Over 100 years ago the Amateur Field Trial Clubs of America (AFTCA) was created to offer amateur handlers the opportunity to participate in Bird Dog Field Trials.
The AFTCA Secure Membership Renewal system has been updated and greatly simplified. Simply login to your Individual Member Account and click on your Member Profile.