10/11/2013: Hunt Test UpdatesAlthough the heat of summer was officially upon us, several clubs gave Hunt Tests a try in August. We’ve heard from clubs in Missouri, Florida, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin who have held their first Hunt Tests recently, and they are enjoying them. There are, very likely, other clubs that are also holding their first that haven’t contacted us through email or phone calls.
09/09/2013: Q & AQ: How old does a handler have to be in a Hunt Test?
08/05/2013: We Want your InputOver the last months, we’ve heard of several new clubs that are holding Hunt Tests, and several new participants who are trying hunt tests for themselves. Many hunters have discovered the relaxed pace of the Hunt Tests are right up their alley.
07/08/2013: Tips for Successful Hunt TestsIn the last few months, more clubs have been hosting Hunt Tests with great success. Many clubs that have been hosting Hunt Tests have also seen their entries improve greatly as the weather warms ups across the country.
06/05/2013: Hunt Test-ImonialCoon dogs are coon dogs. Mommy coon dogs and Daddy coon dogs produce baby coon dogs. That’s how it works. It’s that simple. But is it really?
05/15/2013: Hunt Test-ImonialHi, Paul. My name is Bob Kwandrans, Sr. I hunted in your HTX hunts last summer and fall and enjoyed hunting my dogs with different judges who were nice enough to share their time.
03/19/2013: Focusing on the Pleasure of Hunting Tree Dogs by Recognizing Confidence and AbilityA Den Tree is a Fault?
02/08/2013: PerceptionThis month I’m going to cover what seems like a “hot topic”. I have received a couple of emails and several calls along these same lines. I think the principles outlined here will be useful in the Hunt Tests, but also in UKC Licensed Nite Hunts and Bench Shows.
01/03/2013: Q & AFor my inaugural HTX article, I thought I’d touch on a few rules questions we’ve received in the last month or so. Hopefully these clarifications will help you and your club to have a successful, fun Hunt Test.
12/03/2012: HTX TitlesThe following dogs have earned multiple HTX titles through November 2, 2012