NAVHDA Local Chapters, Contacts Web Sites

Canada
To find e-mail addresses, click on underlined names.
Location Chapter               
Alberta (CALGARY) WILD ROSE
~SMITH, ANDREA C. 304 RAILWAY AVE NE LANGDON AB T0J 1X1 403/936-5611
~CAMERON, SUSAN E. PO BOX 135 STETTLER AB T0C 2L0 403/293-0191
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Nova Scotia (NOVA SCOTIA) BLUENOSE
~TOWERS, JULIE K. PO BOX 698 SHUBENACADIE NS B0N 2H0 902/758-1637
Serving Canada's Maritime Provinces (Nova SCotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island).Chapter training sessions at Nieforth's Tides End Farm, at Milford in central Nova Scotia the first Sunday each month from February to September. PROMO-C-A

Ontario (WEST OF TORONTO) ONTARIO GRAND RIVER
~WEHKAMP, CARA 173 TANNERS DR ACTON ON L7J 3A8 519/853-2772
~WOLFF, JANICE L. 98 GREENFIELD ROAD BRANTFORD ON N3R 6Z7 519/759-1674
Serving the Southern Ontario; from lake Huron to Lake Ontario, from Georgian Bay to Lake Erie. PROMO-C-A

Ontario (OTTAWA) OTTAWA VALLEY
~MCCOOEYE, PETER B. BOX 895 MORRISBURG ON K0C 1X0 613/535-1144
~LOMOND, MICHAEL T. 646 ROSEHILL AV STITTSVILLE ON K2S 0K2 613/878-1034
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Ontario (EAST OF TORONTO) TORONTO ONTARIO
website: www.navhda.ca
~GERANEO, PAT 19 CLAPPISON BLVD SCARBOROUGH ON M1C 2G8 416/281-9334
Serving the Toronto and central Ontario regions with training support in the Port Perry area. PROMO-C-A

Quebec (EASTERN QUEBEC) EASTERN QUEBEC
~TREMBLAY, GILBERT 1090 CHEMIN DU PARC ST LAMBERT DE LAUZON QC G0S 2W0 418/889-2288
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Quebec (MONTREAL) MONTREAL
~ULRICH, ANNIE 189 1ER RANG ACTON VALE QC J0H 1A0 450/501-3499
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Quebec (QUEBEC CITY) QUEBEC CITY
~DULAC, DANY 1425 RUE DU BOURGEON ST NICOLAS QC G7A 2K5 418/836-1312

Saskatchewan (SASKATOON) SASKATCHEWAN
~KIELSTRA, ARJEN BOX 13 ASQUITH SK S0K 0J0 306/329-4780
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US
To find e-mail addresses, click on underlined names.
Location Chapter               
Alaska (ANCHORAGE) GREATLAND
~HULL, ROGER 10140 KASILOF BLVD ANCHORAGE AK 99507 907/346-6280
~HADDIX, II, JOHN A. 983 STARLING COURT FAIRBANKS AK 99712-1452 907/351-5737
Greatland NAVHDA chapter of NAVHDA, serving VHD owners who live in the 650,000 square mile region of Alaska and the Yukon Territory. Training through the long Alaska summer days, test in early August and world class bird hunting. PROMO-C-A

Arizona (ARIZONA) GRAND CANYON OF ARIZONA
~WITTMAN, DANIEL G. 15325 N 183RD DR SURPRISE AZ 85388 623/237-2790

California (SACRAMETO) GREAT CENTRAL VALLEY
~WESTERLUND, MARK A. PO BOX 243 BRIDGEPORT CA 93517-0243 760/932-7290

California (SAN JACINTO) INLAND EMPIRE
~MAREK, BRETT C. 31223 PEREGERINE WAY WINCHESTER CA 92596 760/522-3326
~AWBREY, GABRIEL D. (SON) 1390 RIVERSTONE CT HEMET CA 92545 951/473-5589

California (CORNING) NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
website:
~STAINBERG, DEAN 5875 FARM HOUSE LN REDDING CA 96001 530/356-0167
The Northern California Chapter of NAVHDA is an official chapter of NAVHDA International. This chapter has been formed to educate, assist and help train versatile hunting dog owners in developing their dog’s natural hunting abilities. It is our goal to have a welcoming and fun training environment. It is our desire to facilitate positive training sessions and techniques for the handlers and their dogs to improve their hunting skills or help them reach their full potential as a well trained team. We will offer and conduct official NAVHDA tests as a means to determine how a dog is progressing in training, and how the dog measures against the NAVHDA international standard.

California (SAN DIEGO) SAN DIEGO
~DERBES, JEFF 3772 BALBOA TER #F SAN DIEGO CA 92117-5422 858/490-0191
~WEISS, RUTH A. 26920 MESA GRANDE RD SANTA YSABEL CA 92070 760/207-4108
Helping VHD owners train their dogs since 1988. From the Beach to the Desert, we serve the greater San Diego and Imperial Counties and beyond. We hold monthly training days and a spring test at locations around Southern California. Come on out, join the fun and see what we are all about.

California (SOUTHERN) SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
~BEAVER, PATRICIA A. 20320 WEST POINT DR RIVERSIDE CA 92507-6662 951/781-4627
~DEI, GUIDO 2731 COPA DE ORO DR LOS ALAMITOS CA 90720-4911 562/598-3285
Serving Southern California, our chapter's training sessions are at Prado Recreation Dog Training Area. Come to train with some of the best VHD dogs, handlers and Pro-trainers of Southern California.

Colorado (DENVER) ROCKY MOUNTAIN
~BOOGHIER, PHILLIP A. 15432 E 117TH AV COMMERCE CITY CO 80022 303/961-9656
~SHICKLE, DAVID L. 46500 FOXWOOD DR ELIZABETH CO 80107-9506 720/842-0855

Connecticut (CT, MA & RI) SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND
~O'DONNELL, MICHAEL A. 148 ORCUTTVILLE RD STAFFORD SPRINGS CT 06076-3716 860/684-7890

Delaware (CENTRAL) DELMARVA
~MAST, IVAN W. 12075 BLACKSMITH SHOP RD GREENWOOD DE 19950 302/349-5340

Florida (ORLANDO) FLORIDA PALMETTO
~ROGALA, JO ANN 10746 118TH ST SEMINOLE FL 33778-3624 727/480-4942
~RUDY, III, JOHN F. 3222 W LEILA AV TAMPA FL 33611 813/333-8486
Serving the entire Sunshine State and Southern Georgia. Chapter training days and tests are held at the GMHY Hunt Club centrally localed in Lake Wales, Florida.

Georgia (TN, AL, MS,KY,AR) MID SOUTH
~RABOLLI, CHARLES V. 1015 N HILLS DR DECATUR GA 30033-4220 404/636-0766
Mid-South chapter serves members in TN,GA,SC AL,MS,AR, and LA with monthly training sessions near Pelham TN and Jersey GA.

Idaho (MERIDIAN) TREASURE VALLEY
~HUFFMAN, DONALD R. 4035 MEADOW WOOD DR MERIDIAN ID 83646 208/377-3854
The Treasure Valley chapter primarily serves Idaho and Eastern Oregon

Illinois (NORTH CENTRAL) ILLINOIS
~HORVATH, CHARLIE 2914 PORTAGE ST NAPERVILLE IL 60564 630/607-2195
Serving the North Central region of Illinois. Chapter training sessions held at Des Plaines Conservation Area (East) and Seneca Hunt Club in Seneca, Illinois.

Illinois (NORTHERN) NORTHERN ILLINOIS
~CALANDRA, JOHN 46 LAKE ST LAKE ZURICH IL 60047 847/438-1259
Serving Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin. Chapter training sessions at Richard Bong State Recreation Area in Southern Wisconsin and Seneca Hunt Club in Seneca Illinois.

Illinois (CENTRAL ILLINOIS) SPOON RIVER
~JAQUET, ADAM R. 173 E 1950 ST GALVA IL 61434 309/854-3180

Indiana (INDIANAPOLIS) CENTRAL INDIANA
~WILLOUGHBY, SCOTT A. 5145 BRIAR RIDGE AURORA IN 47001 812/926-9698
~GOODWIN, RONALD K. 2300 E BOMAR BLVD GREENFIELD IN 46140 317/710-6317

Indiana (SOUTHERN INDIANA & KENTUCKY) KENTUCKIANA
~LIBERTORE, KIMBERLY A. 7786 E COUNTY RD 1100 SOUTH MARENGO IN 47140 812/365-2689
~THOMPSON, KAREN D. 9640 S ST RD 58 COLUMBUS IN 47201 812/342-3683
This chapter will serve the Southern Indiana, Kentucky and the surrounding areas.

Iowa (IOWA) HAWKEYE
~ROUSE, RANDY R. 104 N OAK ST MECHANICSVILLE IA 52306-9537 563/432-6552
Hosts of the the 2010 Invitational. Serving Central Iowa; one hour East of Des Moines, 20 miles south off of I-80. Chapter training sessions at Big Springs Shooting Complex in Searsboro, Iowa.

Iowa (QUAD CITIES) ILLOWA
~BENSON, BOBETTE L. 6442 114TH AV WAPELLO IA 52653 309/337-7708
Illowa chapter serves Western Illinois and Eastern Iowa - Old web address www. westernillinoisnavhda.org

Iowa (QUAD CITIES) WESTERN ILLINOIS
~BENSON, BOBETTE L. 6442 114TH AV WAPELLO IA 52653 309/337-7708
Western Illinois Chapter serves Western Illinois and Eastern Iowa This Chapter name changed to ILLOWA

Maine (KENNEBUNK) NEW ENGLAND SEACOAST
~SILVA, BRIAN 20 BRIERWOOD ST GLOUCESTER MA 01930 978/423-0979
~MOORE, FRANCES S. (SUZI) 19 OLIVE ST NEWBURYPORT MA 01950-2313 978/462-9916

Maine (Central) SEBASTICOOK
~WADE, MARIE 115 ELM ST FARMINGTON ME 04938-1701 207/778-4868

Maine (NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND) YANKEE
~CARTER, PATRICIA 33 SIMPSONS PT RD BRUNSWICK ME 04011 207/725-8229
~RACIOPPI, JR, NICHOLAS 55 HEDGE BRIDGE RD WOOLWICH ME 04579 207/442-7252
The Yankee chapter, often called "Not your Normal Chapter", was founded in 1978 and includes members from all over New England and Canada. We are known for our fun and very informative training events throughout the year. We are a family focused chapter with a very active youth program.

Maryland (MARYLAND/VIRGINIA) POTOMAC
~BONDE, CHIP E. 5501 BUFFALO RD MOUNT AIRY MD 21771-8216 301/831-5824

Michigan (KALAMAZOO) MICHIGAN
~JONES, CRAIG H. 5674 AIRLINE RD FRUITPORT MI 49415 231/865-3484

Michigan (TRAVERSE CITY) NORTHERN MICHIGAN
~JACKSON, MARK A. 3445 SILVER FARMS LN TRAVERSE CITY MI 49684 231/645-9112
Northern Michigan NAVHDA, serving all of Northern Michigan including MIchigan's Upper peninsula. Multiple training locations throughout Northern Michigan.

Michigan (DETROIT) SOUTHEASTERN MICHIGAN
~MILLARD, DOUGLAS W. 7450 OLYMPIC DR WHITE LAKE MI 48383 603/493-8102
~PEHUR, LISA 2982 MORROW LANE MILFORD MI 48381 248/231-7957

Minnesota (MINNEAPOLIS-VIRGINA) MINNESOTA
~KINDEM, LENARD W. 1315 CTY RD N ROBERTS WI 54023 715/426-6532
The Minnesota Chapter is a family focused organization that has dedicated itself to acheiving the primary goals of NAVHDA as stated in AIMS. Our primary commitment is to teach handlers how to train and test their own dogs in order to develop that hunting partner which they and their family will enjoy for years to come. In doing so, we believe they will also achieve their testing goals and further improve the selective breeding of the NAVHDA dogs of their choice.

Minnesota (SOUTHERN) SOUTHERN MINNESOTA
~KRUGER, GUNNAR 909 5TH AVE NW BYRON MN 55920-0044 507/775-7115

Minnesota (ST CROIX VALLEY MN & WI) ST CROIX
~BISCHOF, TRAVIS R. 1718 112TH ST NEW RICHMOND WI 54017 651/303-2451
We are a group of NAVHDA enthusiasts striving to host premium quality hunt tests where the fieds, water, birds and personnel will be of premium quality to assure handlers and their dogs have the ultimate chance at reaching their testing goals.

Missouri (COLUMBIA) MISSOURI UPLANDS
~ROBINSON, NATHAN A. 19 BERNHARDT RD LEBANON IL 62254 618/830-1904

Montana (MONTANA) BIG SKY
~WHITMAN, GARY PO BOX 5570 WHITEFISH MT 59937 406/862-4644

Montana (GREAT FALLS) MONTANA SHARPTAIL
~JACOB, PHIL 2710 RATTLESNAKE DR MISSOULA MT 59802 406/239-7445
~MILLER, DAWNA E. BOX 265 CARTER MT 59420 406/868-2952
montanasharptail@gmail.com The Montana Sharptail Chapter serves individuals, youth and families in the great State of Montana, as well as the surrounding states and provinces of the North American West. The chapter exists to promote education in the training, care and responsible breeding of the "Versatile Hunting Dog." Membership will provide opportunities to train, test and volunteer with hunting dog enthusiasts that range from experienced trainers to first-time puppy owners.

Nebraska (OMAHA) HEARTLAND
~CASANOVA, CHARLES L. (CHUCK) 19910 PLATTEVIEW RD GRETNA NE 68028-6717 402/290-3447
~NELSON, TRACEY 2488 130TH ST TABOR IA 51653 402/660-4107
Chect out our site

New Hampshire (LONDONBERRY) MERRIMACK VALLEY
~TRAHAN, CAROL 101 COFFEETOWN RD DEERFIELD NH 03037 603/494-3802

New Jersey (COLUMBIA NJ) BROOK HOLLOW
website:
~RUSIN, CHRISTINE L. PO BOX 445 HOPE NJ 07844 908/459-5797
TRAINING LOCATION-- 52 FROG POND RD, COLUMBIA LAKE NJ , WILL SERVE THE NORTH WEST OF THE NJ AREA

New Jersey (JACKSON) DELAWARE VALLEY
~GELDER, ROBERT W. 28 TINA WAY BARNEGAT NJ 08005 732/895-4348
~SHIELDS, JAMES M. 536 SHIELDS AV WOODBURY NJ 08096 856/845-5580

New Mexico (NEW MEXICO) ZIA
~COMSTOCK, ROGER S. 22 OSO DR TIJERAS NM 87059-7632 505/286-0340
~BRADLEY, BARBARA B. 1281 MOUNTAIN VALLEY RD SANDIA PARK NM 87047-9467 505/281-5983

New York (BUFFALO-ROCHESTER) FINGER LAKES
~BURKHART, KIMBERLIE M. 6597 FAIRGROUNDS ROAD BYRON NY 14422-9754 585/548-2847

New York (MID HUDSON RIVER) HUDSON VALLEY
~KOSKOS, BARBARA A. 128 CIDER MILL LOOP WAPPINGER FALLS NY 12590 845/297-5562

New York (ROCK TAVERN) ROCK TAVERN
~CORDERO, DANIEL F. 417 OLD POST RD MARLBORO NY 12542 845/236-3410

New York (S. ADIRONDACT & E VT) SOUTHERN ADIRONDACK
~MCEACHRON, THEODORE J. 603 W RIVER RD GANSEVOORT NY 12831-2132 518/695-6135
~SIPPERLY, PETER 110 CIRCULAR ST SARATOGA SPRINGS NY 12866 518/421-6385

New York (GREENE) SOUTHERN TIER OF NEW YORK
~ROTTMANN, DONALD A. 2291 MT PLEASANT RD NICHOLS NY 13812 607/699-3068
Enabling handlers in the Southern Tier and Central New York region to become confident, capable trainers with the goal of developing excellent versatile hunting companions. We emphasize fun, camaraderie and value the lasting friendships made along the way.

North Carolina (NORTH & SOUTH CAROLINA) CAROLINAS
~WIESE-HANSEN, VIVIAN L. 6900 HOLLY DR RALEIGH NC 27615-7702 704/650-2488

North Dakota (BISMARCK,MANDAN) CENTRAL DAKOTA
~DORFSCHMIDT, DAN 3501 HIGHWAY 1806 MANDAN ND 58554-8248 701/391-2828
centraldakotanavhda@ymail.com

North Dakota (FARGO) RED RIVER VALLEY
~MILLER, ROBERT J. 45 EVERGREEN CIR WEST FARGO ND 58078 701/318-7505

Ohio (E OH, W PA) BUCKEYE
~CHRISTIAN, II, HERBERT H. 170 GUMPS LN WINTERSVILLE OH 43953 740/264-9531

Ohio (CENTRAL OHIO) MID-OHIO
~REVERCOMB, WILLIAM 78 SPRING ST NEWARK OH 43055 740/323-2938
Mid-Ohio NAVHDA Chapter serves all Ohio, but specifically central Ohio by location only. Being centrally located, we serve not only the surrounding states, but those further away. We have training days the first weekend of the month starting in March through the fall tests in October. We have testing twice a year, once in the latter part of April and once in October (usually the second weekend) at the Delaware Training Grounds in Delaware, Ohio. Due to the popularity and location of MON, our tests usually are both Saturday and Sunday. Our website at http://midohionavhda.com provides all pertinent information and links.

Oklahoma (TULSA) OK-NAVHDA
~BYER, MICHAEL J. 2412 ELWOOD DR EDMOND OK 73013 405/406-1956

Oregon (WASHINGTON) PACIFIC NORTHWEST
~KOHNKE, JOHN A. 1450 KULIEN AV CENTRALIA WA 98531 360/736-9512
Serves Washington, Oregon and southern British Columbia.

Oregon (EUGENE) WILLAMETTE VALLEY
~MEYER, HOWARD H. 28304 HOLDER LN CORVALLIS OR 97333-9422 541/752-2098
~MERRIMAN, JEFF 2860 SE MAPLE ST HILLSBORO OR 97123 503/332-9432
Serving the Willamette Valley and all surrounding areas in western Oregon by hosting annual Spring tests, Fall tests, and training days monthly April through August.

Pennsylvania (EASTERN) BUSHKILL
~MONTALTO, KEVIN 1106 WILDERNESS TR DOWNINGTOWN PA 19335 215/346-6683

Pennsylvania (LEHIGH VALLEY/POCONO) HICKORY RUN
~BROOKMAN, RICHARD P. 477 CAFFERTY RD ERWINNA PA 18920-9251 610/294-9022
Serving Northeastern Pennsylvania. Chapter training session at PA state Game Lands near White Haven PA (Hickory Run) and Williamsport, PA and Zeleny High Farms near Lawrenceville Pennsylvania."

Pennsylvania (HARRISBURG) KEYSTONE
~KING, KRISTEN F. 1272 ALMA LN MECHANICSBURG PA 17055 717/258-3990
~WOLFE, JOHN 2475 STINSON LN NORRISTOWN PA 19403 610/613-1482

Pennsylvania (W PA,E OHIO, WEST VA) SHENANGO
~HOUSEHOLDER, THOMAS W. 237 WEST MAIN ST EAST PALESTINE OH 44413 330/426-4372
Located in Southwestern Pennsylvania with friendly members and leased land for training and testing of versatile hunting dogs.

South Dakota (NEBRASKA & MINNESOTA) MIDWEST TRI STATE
~RASMUSSEN, RANDY J. 5704 S DEER PARK DR SIOUX FALLS SD 57108 605/274-1954

Texas (HOUSTON) LONE STAR
~SMITH, CHRIS 78 S TRACE CREEK DR THE WOODLANDS TX 77381 713/805-0562
~MURPHY, MEGAN C. 4110 HEART GROVE DR HUMBLE TX 77346-3233 281/989-5933

Texas (NORTH CENTRAL) TEXAS
~KADESCH, GREG 300 APPLEWOOD LN HASLET TX 76052 817/271-7878
~SLAUSON, STEVE A. PO BOX 33638 FORT SILL OK 73503 580/919-8454

Utah (PROVO) WASATCH MOUNTAIN
~JOHNSON, ANNIE 2708 W 1800 N PLAIN CITY UT 84404 801/458-9076
~TRUJILLO, ARTHUR T. 1226 E 2500 N OGDEN UT 84414-2506 801/710-6362

Virginia (WARSAW) RAPPAHANNOCK
~ZAWADOWSKI, JOSEPH S. 503 VALLEY DR DURHAM NC 27704-1466 919/471-3079

West Virginia (WV,KY & SOUTHERN OHIO) APPALACHIAN VALLEY
~ROLLINS, J MARK 8918 TENNYSON AV WHEELERSBURG OH 45694 740/357-6022
~WASSERMAN, CHRIS M. 6193 ROSALIND RD HUNTINGTON WV 25705 304/617-7601
The Appalachian valley chapter has a facebook page APPALACHIAN VALLEY Main email address avcnavhda@gmail.com

Wisconsin (SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN) BREW CITY NAVHDA
website:
~OLSZEWSKI, DONALD L. S71 W 14690 HIDDEN CREEK CT MUSKEGO WI 53150 414/550-6337
Chapter will serve members in the South East REgion of Wisconsin and will hold it's events in the geographic area.

Wisconsin (WEST BEND) KETTLE MORAINE
~STOTT, DEBORAH L. E3392 STATE HIGHWAY 29 KEWAUNEE WI 54216-9667 920/265-5375

Wisconsin (WISCONSIN RAPIDS) NORTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN
~MELOTIK, MICHAEL P. N490 DERHAM ST BIRNAMWOOD WI 54414-9676 715/449-2036
~KUHN, JAMIE S. W5378 BEINECK RD NEILLSVILLE WI 54456 715/829-5759

Wisconsin (MILWAUKEE) WISCONSIN
~HARMEYER, STEVEN A. W2349 AMSTERDAM RD CEDAR GROVE WI 53013 920/668-8619

Wisconsin (MADISON) WISCONSIN RIVER

Wyoming (CHEYENNE) FRONTIER
website:
~KOEHLER, ROBERT T. 7005 QUARTER CIRCLE DR CHEYENNE WY 82009-8882 307/432-0948
The Frontier chapter in Cheyenne Wyoming has around 25 members holding two test a year. the Spring test is a NA test June 20&21 and the fall test is July 31 -August 2nd. We support a lot of NAVHDA folks in WY CO and a number of other western states.