envisions a California where wetlands teem with wildlife, waterfowl thrills us with breathtaking abundance and hunters are a respected force for conservation and sustainability.
Outdoor Writers Association of America
are more than just writers. SportDOG Brand® proudly supports OWAA and its mission to improve the professional skills of its members, set the highest ethical and communications standards, encourage public enjoyment and conservation of natural resources, and mentor the next generation of professional outdoor communicators.
North American Shed Hunting Dog Association's
goal is to create a fun event for those looking to use their dogs to find shed antlers. Qualifying Events run from May 1st to the season-ending World Shed Dog Championship Invitational in April.
The Wisconsin Waterfowl Association
has become a leader in wetland restoration work in Wisconsin, having restored thousands of acres of wetland and upland habitat to date.
The Partnership for Electronic Training Technology (PETT)
is a not for profit organization that educates and advocates for the safe use of modern electronic training collars.
North American Versatile Hunting Dog Association (NAVHDA)
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 on both land and water; and to aid in the prevention of cruelty to animals by discouraging nonselective and uncontrolled breeding, which produces unwanted and uncared for dogs.
The Master National Retriever Club
is committed to testing retrievers annually to a standard of excellence within American Kennel Club guidelines, celebrating the hunting tradition, and educating all those involved.
American Coon Hunters Association (ACHA)
In the mid 1940's a small group of coon hunters formed an organization that would give coon hunters and their hounds an opportunity to display their skills in events called Wild Coon Hunts. They called themselves the American Coon Hunters Association ... ACHA.
The American Kennel Club
is dedicated to upholding the integrity of its Registry, promoting the sport of purebred dogs and breeding for type and function.
Professional Kennel Club, LLC
is the nation's largest organization devoted to the registration of coonhounds and to the sport of competitive raccoon hunting.
United Kennel Club
was formed in 1966, stemming from the idea that due to the excessive amount of quail in Oklahoma, the state should have a “celebrity-type quail hunt.
Grand National Quail Club
was established in 1898. The United Kennel Club is the largest all-breed performance-dog registry in the world, registering dogs from all 50 states and 25 foreign countries. More than 60 percent of its nearly 16,000 annually licensed events are tests of hunting ability, training and instinct. UKC prides itself on its family-oriented, friendly, educational events.
National Bird Hunters Association
is a group of dedicated bird hunters interested in the development and competition of class foot handled bird dogs. The organization encourages fair competition, sportsmanship and the enjoyment of the outdoors thru fellowship with like-minded bird hunters who share our interest in field trialing bird dogs.
United Field Trialers' Association (UFTA)
provides a competitive venue for field trial competitors who appreciate having a fair and consistent system for measuring a dog's performance. UFTA's scoring system for field events eliminates bias on the part of the judges and focuses on the dog and handler's ability to locate and harvest birds in a safe and sportsmanlike manner.
National Beagle Performance Pack Association -
It will be our mission to encourage and promote quality in the breeding of purebred beagles and to do all possible to bring their natural qualities to perfection, to urge members and breeders to set a standard of excellence by which Beagles shall be judged, to do all in its power to protect and advance the interests of the breed by encouraging sportsmanlike competition, to conduct sanctioned and unsanctioned field trials in accordance with the UKC Performance Pack Rules, to conduct judging workshops or seminars for the UKC Performance Pack judges.
Utah Chukar and Wildlife Foundation's
mission is to increase hunting opportunities, population densities, species distribution, and habitat quality for chukars and other wildlife on Utah's public lands.
National Beagle Club of America
made the decision to take on more of a leadership role as the "Parent Club" of the breed in the United States.
The Wisconsin Association of Sporting Dog Club
’s purpose is to further the improvement of dog clubs within the state of Wisconsin, and to support, investigate, and develop legislation and laws concerning all sporting dogs in the state.
The Versatile Hunting Dog Federation
promotes ethical hunting practices and conservation of game animals by enhancing the quality and ability of versatile hunting dogs through breeder and handler education, performance-based testing, and facilitating continuing education and information exchange regarding health and genetics.
Hunting Retriever Club
was formed in 1984 and boasts an active membership of 8,500+, with 132 clubs in 36 states and 2 provinces including these chapters.
More Organizations We Support
National Field Trial Champion Association, Inc.
Utah Federation of Houndsmen
Ohio State Sportsmen & Sporting Dog Association
California Houndsmen for Conservation
Kalamazoo River Beagle Club
Booger County Coon Hunters Association
Charlie Jurney’s Advanced Handlers Seminar
Richmond Co. Cooners Club, Rockingham, NC
National Upland Classic Series
That Dog Can Hunt
Hunting for a Cure
All American Running Hound Classic
2 Couple Pack Federation