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Hernando De Soto I-40 Bridge Closure

Posted on Friday 21st May 2021 04:28:56 PM

Although it is currently national news and many probably already know, we want to make sure to inform everyone that the Hernando De Soto I-40 Bridge across the Mississippi River is currently closed. All planning a visit to the National Bird.. more ..

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Hall of Fame & Nationals Events Canceled

Posted on Tuesday 12th January 2021 03:41:16 PM

The National Bird Dog Museum has canceled the 2021 Hall of Fame induction ceremonies and the National Championship Field Trials Kick-Off Party. This decision was made by the Bird Dog Foundation's board of directors for the safety of our Hal.. more ..

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Paving Memory Lane Brick Contest

Posted on Sunday 2nd August 2020 02:31:40 PM

The staff of the National Bird Dog Museum would like to announce a new promotional contest for the Paving Memory Lane brick walk in front of the museum. If you have bought a brick since February 9, 2020 or if you buy one before September 9,.. more ..

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Congratulations to the 2020 Essay Contest Winners

Posted on Thursday 28th May 2020 06:14:26 PM

The 2020 Bird Dog Foundation Annual Senior Essay Contest winners have been chosen. The winners are as follows:
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Condolences to the Grubb Family

Posted on Thursday 12th March 2020 05:56:50 PM

The National Bird Dog Museum and the field trial sport lost a great friend with the loss of David Grubb on January 7. David was a long-time bird dog trainer and was inducted into the Field Trial Hall of Fame in 2008. He will be missed. Our .. more ..

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2020 Art Awards Ceremony

Posted on Thursday 12th March 2020 05:42:42 PM

The National Bird Dog Museum's 2020 Art Awards Ceremony was held on February 29. The event was very successful and attendance was high. For a full list of our art contest winners, check a few articles back in our current news.

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Condolences to the Gates Family

Posted on Thursday 12th March 2020 05:18:46 PM

The National Bird Dog Museum and the field trial sport lost a great friend with the loss of Robin Gates on February 19. Robin was well known in the field trial world, as he has been handling dogs since he was 17. Robin had won the National .. more ..

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Congratulations to the 2020 National Champion

Posted on Sunday 23rd February 2020 04:35:25 PM

The Bird Dog Foundation board and staff congratulates the 2020 National Championship Field Trial winner - Miller's Speed Dial - and all those involved.

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Congratuations to the 2020 Art Contest Winners

Posted on Thursday 30th January 2020 04:00:28 PM

Congratulations to all of our 2020 National Bird Dog Museum Art Contest winners! We had some great art this year. Thanks to all who participated.
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2019 Gun Giveaway

Posted on Monday 2nd December 2019 01:59:09 PM

Congratulations to our 2019 Gun Giveaway winner - Andy Cooper of Piedmont, Oklahoma. Also congratulations to our gift card winners Daniel Bolden and Tristan Watkins.

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Condolences to the Vilagi Family

Posted on Wednesday 21st August 2019 06:38:27 PM

The National Bird Dog Museum and the field trial sport lost a great friend with the loss of Sigmond (Sig) E. Vilagi on August 14. Sig was well known in retriever circles. He was a lifetime member of the Wisconsin Amateur Field Trial Club, a.. more ..

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Condolences to the Hopkins Family

Posted on Wednesday 21st August 2019 06:16:42 PM

The National Bird Dog Museum and the field trial sport lost a great friend with the loss of David H. Hopkins on August 7. David was well known in Springer Spaniel field trial circles. He served on the board of the English Springer Spaniel F.. more ..

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National German Shorthaired Pointers of America Meeting

Posted on Friday 7th June 2019 04:24:05 PM

The National German Shorthaired Pointers of America Meeting was held at the National Bird Dog Museum on June 1. The museum was proud to host this event. We look forward to having the NGSPA here again.

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Grand Junction Farmers Market Ribbon-Cutting Reception

Posted on Friday 7th June 2019 04:10:13 PM

The ribbon-cutting for the Grand Junction Farmers Market was held on May 31. The Farmers Market is within sight of the National Bird Dog Museum and the reception was held here. Those present included U.S. Representative for Tennessee Dr. Ma.. more ..

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Region 6 and Mid-South Meeting and Awards Luncheon

Posted on Friday 7th June 2019 04:07:12 PM

The Region 6 and Mid-South Meeting and Awards Luncheon was held at the National Bird Dog Museum on May 18. The museum was proud to host this event.

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2019 Bird Dog Foundation Annual Essay Winners

Posted on Sunday 5th May 2019 05:04:44 PM

The winners of the 2019 Bird Dog Foundation Annual Essay Contest are the following:
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2019 Bird Dog Foundation Annual Art Contest Winners

Posted on Wednesday 13th March 2019 02:09:47 PM

The winners of the 2019 Bird Dog Foundation Annual Art Contest are as follows:
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Congratulations to Dunn's Tried N True

Posted on Wednesday 20th February 2019 05:57:39 PM

2019 NATIONAL CHAMPION - DUNN'S TRIED N TRUE
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2019 Luke Meatte Anheuser-Busch Fish Fry

Posted on Wednesday 20th February 2019 05:46:59 PM

The 2019 Luke Meatte Anheuser-Busch Fish Fry was held at the National Bird Dog Museum on Thursday, February 14. The event was attended by over 225 people. It was sponsored by Anheuser-Busch, Milton Smylie, and Central Distributors of Jackso.. more ..

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2019 National Championship Field Trials Kick-Off

Posted on Wednesday 20th February 2019 05:35:22 PM

The 2019 National Championship Field Trials Kick-Off was held at the National Bird Dog Museum was held on Sunday, February 10. The Kick-Off was attended by close to 300 people. It was catered by Me & My Tea Room of Dancyville, Tennessee, an.. more ..

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2019 Bird Dog Hall of Fame Inductions

Posted on Wednesday 20th February 2019 03:26:58 PM

The 2019 Bird Dog Hall of Fame Inductions were held on Saturday, February 9, at the National Bird Dog Museum. The weather for the event was excellent - a sunny day with temperatures in the high 40s. The turnout for both the morning and afte.. more ..

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2019 Springer Spaniel Banquet

Posted on Wednesday 20th February 2019 03:03:17 PM

The 2019 Volunteer English Springer Spaniel Club Hall of Fame Field Trial #1 was held on the Sharon Farm and Cowan Farm and ran from February 6-7. The banquet was held at the National Bird Dog Museum on February 7, with the largest crowd ev.. more ..

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2019 National Championship Field Trial Kick-Off

Posted on Tuesday 5th February 2019 04:55:07 PM

The National Championship Field Trial Kick-Off Reception & Dinner will be held on Sunday, February 10, at 6:00 p.m. The event will be sponsored by Purina, Garmin, Ainley Kennels & Fabrication, and Avery.

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2019 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremonies

Posted on Tuesday 5th February 2019 04:45:57 PM

The 2019 Field Trial Hall of Fame Induction Ceremonies will be held on Saturday, February 9. The ceremonies will begin at 9:00 a.m. with the induction of newly elected Cocker Spaniel, Springer Spaniel, and Retriever Field Trial Hall of Fame.. more ..

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Flooring Project Complete

Posted on Friday 23rd November 2018 01:57:38 PM

The floor renovations in the Hall of Fame, library, and banquet hall have been completed. New carpet was installed in the Hall of Fame and library and a new tile floor has been laid in the banquet hall to replace the old carpet. The work wa.. more ..

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Condolences to the Taylor Family

Posted on Friday 23rd November 2018 01:26:18 PM

We here at the National Bird Dog Museum are saddened by the loss of Marilyn Taylor, the wife of well known and longtime field trialer David Taylor of Neola, Iowa. Marilyn was a driving force behind many field trials for over thirty years. S.. more ..

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Condolences to the Epp Family

Posted on Friday 23rd November 2018 01:15:04 PM

We here at the National Bird Dog Museum are saddened by the loss of Freddie Epp, a legendary field trial trainer and handler. He is a member of the Bird Dog Hall of Fame. Freddie passed away on November 2, 2018. He will be missed. Our thoug.. more ..

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Flooring Project Has Begun

Posted on Monday 15th October 2018 04:24:23 PM

Renovations to the museum's flooring has begun. A new tile floor is being installed now in the banquet hall and new carpeting will be installed in the Hall of Fame and the library in the coming days. The work is being done by Hill's Carpet .. more ..

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Condolences to the Hays Family

Posted on Monday 15th October 2018 03:50:52 PM

We here at the National Bird Dog Museum are saddened by yet another loss of a friend of the museum, Charlie Hays. Charlie was a former board member of the museum. He was very supportive of the museum and always had a kind word for everyone .. more ..

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Condolences to the Driggers Family

Posted on Thursday 20th September 2018 07:03:08 PM

We here at the National Bird Dog Museum are saddened by another loss of one of our board members and friends, Don Driggers. Don was the former president of the Bird Dog Foundation's board of directors. He was very supportive of the museum. .. more ..

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Condolences to the Crouse Family

Posted on Monday 13th August 2018 05:43:00 PM

We here at the National Bird Dog Museum are saddened by the loss of one our board members and friends, Jim Crouse. Jim passed away on August 9, 2018 in an ATV accident. He will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Crouse family.

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National Bird Hunters Association Awards Banquet

Posted on Monday 30th July 2018 08:20:45 PM

The National Bird Hunters Association held their annual awards banquet here at the National Bird Dog Museum this year on July 28, 2018. The banquet was well attended and was a really fun event for everyone involved. We here at the National .. more ..

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2018 Luncheon with the Living Legends

Posted on Monday 9th July 2018 04:42:56 PM

The 2018 Luncheon with the Living Legends was held on June 2, 2018. We came together for this truly special event to celebrate the lives of living legends of the field trial world. The legends shared some of the remarkable stories from thei.. more ..

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Upcoming Luncheon with the Living Legends

Posted on Sunday 27th May 2018 12:59:14 PM

The National Bird Dog Museum presents Luncheon with the Living Legends. This event will be held on June 2, 2018 beginning at 10:00 AM. Admission is $25.00 per person.
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Congratulations to the following new Inductees

Posted on Saturday 12th May 2018 09:01:33 PM

Congratulations to the following new Inductees of the Field Trial Hall of Fame.
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Congratulations to Lester's Sunny Hill Jo

Posted on Saturday 12th May 2018 08:58:00 PM

Congratulations to Lester's Sunny Hill Jo, Winner of the 2018 National Championship, Owners: David Thompson & Gary Lester, Handler; Gary Lester.

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Paving Memory Lane

Posted on Sunday 26th November 2017 10:36:54 AM

Our newest fundraiser will be known as Paving Memory Lane. The museum will be offering engraved bricks on which you can immortalize your dog or a person that you feel should be honored or remembered. The bricks can have up to three lines of.. more ..

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2017 Field Trial HoF Induction

Posted on Tuesday 14th February 2017 09:48:02 AM

The 2017 Field Trial Hall of Fame Induction ceremony will take place at the National Bird Dog Museum on Saturday, February 11th, 2017, at 9:00 a.m local time.

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Congratulations

Posted on Tuesday 14th February 2017 09:44:58 AM

“Congratulations to the following new Inductees of the Field Trial Hall of Fame. The Ceremony for the Inductees will take place at the National Bird Dog Museum on Saturday, February 11th at 9:00 a.m. Local Time”.
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