Network List

           LRC Field Work Network List

Arizona

 Copper State Hunting Retriever Club

http://copperstatehrc

Phoenix Area

Training days, AKC and NAHRA hunt tests

 

California

 Inland Valley Retriever Club

www.inlandvalleyretrieverclub.com

Sonia Steiner, Sec.

Kate Urquidi at 626-359-8393

Training days at Prado Recreation Area in Chino

 Newcomers very welcome

 

 Lab Retriever Club of Southern California

www.lrcsocal.org 

Lauren Bullock additional contact

Santa Ana, CA.  92705

714-628-9807         

Training days at Prado Recreation Area in Chino

 Newcomers/any breed retrievers welcome

 Greg Gersbach

Between Santa Maria and Los Alamos, California

805-598-4733

Excellent with newcomers; training days; individual or

groups

 

 Marin Retriever Club

www.marinretrieverclub.com

Laura Judd

707-829-0906

www.tinstarlabs.com

tinstarlabs@comcast.net

Field activities in various places including

Suisun and Corning

 

 Monterey Bay Hunting Retriever Club

http://montereybayhrc.com

Wendy Johnston

831-659-2350

Wendy@maverickgoldens.com

Alternate Source for MBHRC

Pat Johnson

lapakelu@cruzio.com

Club welcomes newcomers to training days

 

 Hills Ferry Hunting Retriever Club

www.hillsferryhrc.com 

Training grounds in Central Valley near Hillmar

 

San Diego Retriever & Field Trial Club

Susan Wing

619-421-4566

K9fotoz@cox.net

 

Cheryl Baca

http://cherylsdogtraining.com

cherylbaca@sbcglobal.net

Suisun, CA.

707-429-2456

 

Central Valley Gun Dogs

Troy Merrill

www.centralvalleygundogs.com 

Troy@cvgd.net

Lodi area

Trains hunting dogs, hunt test dogs, and obedience

 

Southern California Retriever Club

BillandAnitaD@aol.com

 

Lassen Retriever Club

www.lassenretrieverclub.org

lscote@svcglobal.net

Training grounds near Corning

  

 

Mike & Tiffany Taylor

http://skyhighretrievers.com

info@skyhighretrievers.com

Spokane, WA in summer

Lost Hills, CA in winter

Anyone interested in learning is always welcome

 

Florida

 

Central Florida HRC

www.cfhrc.net

Very active, monthly training sessions west of Orlando 

 

Treasure Coast Retriever Club

www.treasurecoastretrieverclub.com 

Monthly training sessions in SE Florida near Lake Okeechobee

 

Patti & Rick Roberts

bvrdam@me.com    

Madison, Florida 32340

850-929-2680 (winter training)

 

Georgia

 

Days End Retrievers

www.daysendretrievers.com

jerryday@daysendretrievers.com 

Jerry & Jean Day

Grantville, GA  30220

 Cell:  404-406-5878

Working with young dogs

 

Old South Hunting Retriever Club

www.oldsouthhrc.org

 

Illinois

 

Illinois River Hunting Retriever Club

http://www.illinoisriverhrc.com

 

Lakota Retrievers

www.lakotaretrievers.com

paul@lakotaretrievers.com

Paul Kartes

Harvard, IL area

630-292-3658

 

Miners Kennel

www.minerskennel.com  

miners@minerskennel.com

John & Nancy Miner

Sheridan, IL

Home 815-496-2016; Cell 815-210-4837

Retriever Training and private lessons for all skill levels

 

Iowa

 

Crosswind Kennels

www.crosswindkennels.com

crosswindk@heartofiowa.net 

Kathy Swab

Marshalltown, IA

641-478-3368

 

Kansas

 

Pro Retriever Training

Lonny Taylor

www.proretrievertraining.com

Mt. Hope, Kansas

316-259-2009

Winters in Southern TX; Summers in North Central CO

 

Sunflower Retriever Club

www.sunflowerretrieverclub.org

Wichita, KS

Very active.  Weekly training group every Wednesday night

during spring/summer.  Very excited about new prospects. 

Have a yearly fun trial/Super Single competition also.

 

Maryland

 

Ponderosa Kennels

www.PonderosaKennels.com

pat@ponderosakennels.com

Pat Nolan

301-748-8518

Patient & calm and results are happy dogs.

 

Patti & Rick Roberts

bvrdam@me.com

Trappe, MD

410-476-3278   in summer

 

Oakdale Retrievers

http://www.oakdaleretrievers.com

blklabs@oakdaleretrievers.com

Vicky Trainor

Eastern Shore of MD

410-758-2800

Will supply references.

 

Del Bay Retriever Club

www.delbayretrieverclub.org

Elkton, MD

Training days open to non-members, typically a couple

in Feb & Mar and in July & August.  Often something in Nov/Dec.

Beginner’s Only workshops in July/Aug

 

Michigan

 

Paragon Retrievers

www.paragonretrievers.com

Kris & Dawn Bolan

Clinton, MI

734-320-9159 & 734-320-9164

Husband and wife both work with behavioral

problems as well

 

Blue Bay Kennels

www.baybluekennels.com

www.forcefetch.com

labradorlady001@yahoo.com

Tera Lanczak

Au Gres, MI   summer

Giddings, TX  in winter 

 

Farpoint Retrievers

www.Farpointretrievers.com 

Darrin Morman

989-233-0562

Good at training the trainer as well as the dog.

Works at all levels of training.

 

Minnesota

 

Lake Country Retriever Club

www.lcretrieverclub.org

info@lcretriever.org

Minneapolis/St. Paul area

Training nights and helpful to beginners

 

Northern Flight Hunting Retriever Association

www.nfhra.org

secretary@nfhra.org

Training nights and good with beginners

Training and tests near Marine on St. Croix, MN

 

HoHum’s Retrievers

hohumretrievers@aol.com

Gordon Schlichting

Cold Springs, MN 56320

Home:  320-685-8997

Cell:  320-248-8532

 

Dynamic Retrievers

www.dynamicretrievers.com

Tim.Springer@dynamicretrievers.com

Tim Springer

612-418-3420

Rockport, TX  Nov/April

Hugo, MN  May/Oct

 

Mississippi

 

High Mark Retrievers

www.highmarkretrievers.net 

Marty Newport

Hernando, MS 38632

662-449-0904 (home after dark Central time)

901-493-7267 cell---will return calls ASAP

 

Privet Hedge Kennels

www.privethedgekennels.com

edsulli@bellsouth.net

Eddie Sullivan

Home 601-736-8980   Cell 601-441-2991

Columbia, MS

 Hands on with clients’ dogs.  Does young dog basics.

 

Missouri

 

Nodaway Valley Retrievers

cook@nodawayvalleyretrievers.com

www.nodawayvalleyretrievers.com

Gary Cook

St. Joseph, MO

816-752-7778

 

Montana

 

Western Montana Retriever Club

wmrcsecy@bridgemail.com

Missoula, MT

Training grounds in Missoula

Holds hunt tests and field trials

Missouri Headwaters Gun Dog Club

www.mhgdc.org/retrievers.htm

Bozeman, Montana

 

Treasure State Retriever Club

Vicky MacLean

agilabs@mcn.net

Helena, MT.

Home 406-442-1918  Cell 406-459-6731

 

www.mountainwestdogfancies.com

Contacts for all kinds of dog clubs in the western mountain states

including AZ, CO, ID, MT, NV, NM, UT, WY including many field clubs

 

Golden Triangle Sporting Dog Club

www.gtsdc.org

fetch@gtsdc.org  

Great Falls, MT

 

Sand & Sage Hunting Retriever Club

www.sshrc.info

Tri-Cities Area

AKC hunt tests & training days

 

Nebraska

 

Flatlander Kennels

www.flatlanderkennels.com

Chris Jobman

cj@flatlanderkennels.com

308-249-0707

Bayard, NE

Nebraska Dog & Hunt Club

www.nebraskadogandhuntclub.org

Training grounds in Lincoln, NE

 

Rainwater Kennels

www.rainwaterkennels.com

larry@rainwaterkennels.com

308-384-1517

Grand Island, Nebraska

 

New England

 

Riverbenz Labs

www.riverbenzlabs.com

riverbenz1@earthlink.net

Dave Sears   603-895-5457

Fremont, NH

Good with newcomers

 

Swift River Retrievers

www.swiftriverretrievers.com

Buck Shope   Orange, MA

Home  978-544-7891  Cell 978-375-2112

No Calls, after 9 p.m. Eastern, please

 

Yankee Waterfowlers HRC

www.ywhrc.com 

Great Club for beginners.  Patient and helpful

With new folks and dogs of all breeds and abilities.

Have consistent training days, fun events.

 

New Jersey

 

Navesink River Hunting Retriever Club

http://www.navesinkriver-hrs.com

mayhemccr@verizon.net

Hamilton-Trenton Area of NJ

Contact Brian Lynn

brianlynn@yahoo.com

brian.lynn@bonniercorp.com

 

New Mexico

 

Triple Quest Kennels

Sonya Burr

505-980-4480

ninnemantqk@aol.com

 

Roadrunner Hunting Retriever Club

www.nmretrievers.org

mmcneese@comcast.net

 

Albuquerque Retriever Club

www.nmretrievers.org 

 

New York

 

Central New York Retriever Club

Brenda Lokey

W. Chazy, NY

bjlokey@dusofarm.com

http://dusofarm.com 

 

Iroquoise Labrador Retriever Club

www.ilrc2.org

mylabs2@verizon.net 

 

North Carolina

 

John and Amy Dahl

www.oakhillkennel.com

West End, NC 

910-295-6710

 

Upland Quail Club

www.quackandquail.com

Halifax County, NC

 919-630-3022

Club set for quail hunting and year round

training. 

 

 

Ohio

 

Buckeye Retriever Club

http://www.buckeyeretrieverclub.com 

440-338-7074

 

Gamekeepers Retrievers

http://gamekprs.com

mitch@gamekpr.com

Grazeysburg, Ohio 

740-828-2493

Mitch has been training all breeds of retrievers for many years.  He has

put MH titles on many dogs.  He offers a solid program from start to finish. 

He knows how to read dogs, and is fair with them.  He produces a stylish, happy working retriever.  Private lessons or you can leave your dog with him.

 

Oklahoma

 

Three Rivers Hunting Retriever Club

http://threerivershrc.com

chapmansauto@sbcglobal.net

Tulsa Area

 

Texoma HRC

www.texomahrc.com 

 

Oregon

 

Doug Shade

www.minoggiekennel.com

Sauvie Island

503-621-3597

 

Paul Cantrell

Black Ice Retrievers

Springfield, Oregon

541-988-2071

Gundog2002@gmail.com

Does mostly young dog training and new trainer/

handler lessons.  He is contact for two clubs locally that provide

opportunities for beginners and has club training groups.

 

Umpqua Valley Retriever Club

www.uvrconline.com

Clubuvc@hotmail.com

Roseburg, OR.

Monthly training days with flyers.  JH to MH levels.

 

Dusky Hunting Retriever Club

www.duskyhrc.com

duskyclub@gmail.com 

Eugene, OR area

Recently formed UKC HT Club.  Monthly training days.

 

Lower Columbia HRC

http://www.lowercolumbiahrc.org

rus@workingtheory.com

Deer Island, OR

 

Pennsylvania

 

Susquehanna Retriever Club

www.susquehannaretriever.com

duckndog@gmail.com

410-376-0068

 

Keystone Retriever Club

www.keystoneretrieverclub.org

301-482-0660 or 301-502-8446

 

Waterland Retriever Club

raggedyas@aol.com

215-646-3263

Tend to be more a training group than a

competitive group

 

Westchester Retriever Club

www.weebegoldens.com 

 

South Carolina

 

Colin McNicol and Carey Petersen

Windy River Retrievers

www.windyriverretrievers.com

colin@windyriverretrievers.com

843-253-4017

Winters in Cheraw SC

Summers in Western Canada & Western US

Puppy head start to National Champion

 

 

 

Tennessee

 

Mid-South Hunting Retriever Club

www.mshrc.com

FoggMoore@aol.com

901-725-1444 or 901-854-0565

Weekly training.  Newcomers always welcome.

 

Razor Sharp Retrievers

Jody Ware

http://www.kristendotson.com/rsr/index.html 

615-789-0034 or 423-718-5042

 

East Tennessee Amat. Retriever Club

www.etrclub.org

etrc@twlakes.net  

Very receptive to newcomers.

 

Northeast Tennessee Retriever Club

www.netnrc.org 

Newcomer friendly.

 

Texas

 

Dallas Fort Worth Labrador Retriever Club, Inc.

www.dfwlrc.org

Contact:  Cheri Bates

903-786-9741

cheribateslabs@yahoo.com

Multiple areas of competition; everyone is welcome

 

Cheri Bates

Caravanserai Kennels

www.caravanserailabs.com

cheribateslabs@yahoo.com

4552 Hagerman Road

Pottsboro, TX  75076

903-786-9741

Hunt Tests, Hunting, Obedience

 

Beverly Montgomery

Driftwood Kennels

584 Hoover Road

Burleson, TX  76028

817-295-8540

Field Trials, Hunting, Obedience

Specializing in rehabilitation after illness/surgery

 

 

Crosscreek Kennels

www.crosscreekkennel.com

Matt Larkin

936-624-2537

ccktraining@crosscreekkennel.com

 

Guy Anderson

Anderson Kennels

www.andersonkennels.com

Guy@Andersonkennel.com

936-291-6784

Huntsville, TX  

 

Adam Casto

Adam_casto@hotmail.com

979-574-8811

Somerville, TX

 

Bill Rabenburg

512-276-7661

Austin, TX

 

Jack Morris

Stellar Retrievers

www.stellarretrievers.com  

stellarretrievers@verizon.net

512-276-7661

Giddings, TX

 

Steve Biggers

www.rockycreekretrievers.com

Sbrco1@aol.com

979-421-9626

281-610-8226  cell

Brenham, TX

 

Dynamic Retrievers

Tim Springer

www.dynamicretrievers.com

Tim.Springer@dynamicretrievers.com

612-418-3420

Rockport, TX Nov/April

Hugo, MN May/Oct

 

Texas Panhandle HRC

jeffngator@gmail.com

Lubbock, TX

 

Alamo Retriever Club

www.alamoretriever.com

San Antonio, TX

 

Northeast Texas HRC

www.nethrc.com 

903-268-2035

Tyler, TX

 

 

Lone Star HRC

www.lonestarhrc.com

tkdogs@sbcglobal.net

Dallas, TX

 

Cowtown HRC

www.cowtownhrc.com

mfres@amprus.com 

Hurst, TX

 

BayBlue Kennels

www.baybluekennels.com

www.forcefetch.com

labradorlady001@yahoo.com

Tera Lanczak

Giddings, TX in winter

Aug Res, MI in summer

 

For a comprehensive list in Texas:

http://www.texasretrievertraining.com/hunting-retriever-clubs.html

 

Virginia

 

Blue Ridge Retriever Club

http://wutadog.com

http://www.blueridgeretrieverclub.com

http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=237021062472 

nsthomas@hotmail.com

540-894-0910

 

Rappahannock Retriever Club

www.rrrclub.com

ginijohnson@aol.com

Sisson7@Verizon.net

703-330-2025

Members come from VA, MD, PA, DC, WVA

 

Tidewater Retriever Club

www.tidewaterretrieverclub.org

linda.tidewater@hotmail.com

All three clubs listed above great for beginners

 

Brad Slaybaugh

www.windmereretrievers.com

windmerelabs@aol.com

804-712-1832

More than willing to help beginners

Contact for Tidewater Retriever Club’s training days

 

Kristen Hoffman

Heron Hawk Kennels

http://heronhawk.com

Heronhawk1@aol.com

804-556-2042

Richmond, VA

 

Washington

 

Mike & Tiffany Taylor

http://skyhighretrievers.com

info@skyhighretrievers.com

Spokane, WA in summer

Lost Hills, CA in winter

Anyone interested in learning is always welcome

 

Evergreen GRC

www.egrc.org

Hunt Test Contact: lindaj@johnsonphoto.com 

 

Whistling Wings

www.whistlingwings.org

president@whistlingwings.org

HRC serving Western Washington

 

Conway Kennels

Stanwood, WA  98292

http://www.conwaykennels.com

360-445-6901    prefer phone calls

 

Rainer Hunting RC

www.rainierhrc.com

Masl8@juno.com

 

Puget Sound RC

www.pugetretriever.com 

NAHRA

Have their own training grounds

 

Puget Sound Labrador Retriever Association

www.pslra.org

Field contact:  Chuck Hilton  send email

Training days,  WC tests & twice yearly AKC

hunting tests.

 

Northeast Washington Gun Dog Club

http://www.newgdc.itgo.com.

NAHRA, HRC, AKC

 Chewelah, WA 99109

 

Wisconsin

 

Fox Valley Retriever Club

http://www.foxvalleyrc.com

414-546-0176

Remarkably friendly to newcomers

 

Northern Flyway GRC

www.nfgrc.org

 

Sue Kiefer

Choctaw@frontiernet.net

http://www.frontiernet.net/~choctaw/choctawretrieverkennel.html

 715-823-2021

 

Brian Hartfield

www.websirekennels.com

info@webshirekennels.com

920-836-3355

 

Ten Mile Kennels

Greg & Karen Ye

New Richmond, WI 

www.tenmilekennel.com

yez@frontier.net  

 

Dave Ward

Theresa, WI

Dward102@hotmail.com 

920-488-4203   920-650-0553