Tuesday, August 2, 2016

2016 Region 1/ANEFTC Meeting Sunday




REGION 1 / ANEFTC
TO HOLD ANNUAL
2016 MEETING
SUNDAY, AUG. 7

The public is invited to attend the annual summer meetings for Region 1 and the Association of New England Field Trial Clubs,  THIS SUNDAY, AUGUST 7,  at the Stolgitis Field Trial Area at Arcadia Management Area, Exeter, RI. Region 1 will meet at 10 a.m. followed by the ANEFTC meeting at 11, lunch, and then presentation of plaques for the top dogs in New England.

Member clubs will choose field trial dates for 2017 at the ANEFTC meeting. To choose a date, dues and dog taxes must be paid in full. Insurance payments will also be accepted. Dues are $10 per club, dog taxes are $2 per dog, and insurance is $100 per club.

See you SUNDAY!


Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Dave Marshall Honored

From left, Bob Fleury, Sarah Conyngham and Dave Marshall and the Bird Dog Foundation's Life Patron Membership plaque.


DAVE 

MARSHALL 

HONORED

WOOD RIVER JUNCTION, RI -- Friends gathered Monday night, June 13, 2016, to celebrate the presentation of the Bird Dog Foundation's  Life Patron Membership to dog trainer extraordinaire Dave Marshall of Hope Valley, RI. 

Folks from as far away as Virginia traveled North to share stories about Dave and congratulate him on his many years of dog training, mentoring, and just being an all-around good friend. 

We love you, Dave!


Dave Marshall receiving his plaque from Bob Fleury.

A speechless Dave Marshall. Imagine that? ;-)




And then Bob Fleury began the story-telling ...


And Dave listened, denying nothing. ;-)

Ken Mercer had a story or two to tell.


Dave adds embellishments. 

Good friends, good food, good times! 

























Monday, May 30, 2016

2016 Region 1 All Age Results

Champion Chasehill Baby Bella, left, with scout Aidan Malone, and Runnerup Champion SF Bandwagon with scout John Malone. From left, Bella's owner Erin Stolgitis, John Stolgitis, judges Alene LeVasseur and Tom Tracy, Gene Casale and Larry Smith, owner/handler of SF Bandwagon.
CHASEHILL 
BABY BELLA 
WINS REGION 1 
AMATEUR 
ALL-AGE 
CHAMPIONSHIP

SF BANDWAGON 
NAMED RUNNERUP

EAST WINDSOR, Conn. -- Chasehill Baby Bella, a pointer female owned by Erin Stolgitis, handled by John Malone and scouted by Aidan Malone, defeated a field of 20 dogs to win the 2016 Region 1/AFTCA Amateur All-Age Championship. The event was held Sunday and Monday, May 29-30, in hot, humid conditions at Flaherty Field Trial Area.

Runnerup was last year's winner, SF Bandwagon, 3-year-old pointer male, owned and handled by Larry Smith, and scouted by John Malone. 

Judges were Alene LeVasseur of Lebanon, Conn., and Tom Tracy of Lebanon, Conn. Championship chairman was John Malone. 


Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Running Order: Region 1 Amateur All-Age and Companion Stakes


RUNNING ORDER
REGION 1 
AMATEUR ALL-AGE 
CHAMPIONSHIP 
AND COMPANION
 OPEN STAKES

EAST WINDSOR, Conn. -- Twenty dogs have been drawn for the Region 1/AFTCA Amateur All-Age Championship and 74 dogs have been drawn for Spruce Brook Bird Dog Club's  companion Open stakes, all to be held at Flaherty Field Trial Area. Open stakes will start Friday, May 27, 2016, at 7 a.m. The All-Age Championship will start Sunday, May 29, 2016, at 7 a.m.

 A handlers' dinner will be held Saturday after the day's running.

Open judges are Elias Richardson, John Malone, Aidan Malone, Tim Cavanaugh, Dave O'Brien and John Stolgitis. All-Age judges are Alene LeVasseur  and Tom Tracy. Trial chairman is John Malone.

[Field trial participants and those coming to watch may want to print out a copy of the running order as there will be a limited number available on the grounds.]

RUNNING ORDER
STARTS FRIDAY, MAY 27, 7 a.m.
OPEN PUPPY
1-1 Annie PF Stolgitis
1-2 Oakley PM Breveleri
2-1 Annie PF Breveleri
2-2 Drummer ESM Hathaway
3-1 Riloh PF Stolgitis
3-2 Rosie PF Breveleri

OPEN RESTRICTED SHOOTING DOG
1-1 Bottom's Up Charlie ESF Basilone
1-2 Ignite The Nite PM Tracy
2-1 Walden's Ridge Shadow Dancer PM Tracy
2-2 Thomas Adirondack Buddy ESM Thomas
3-1 Bad Bourbon PM Tracy
3-2 Spitfire's Diesel PM Phelps
4-1 Adjusted Attitude ESM Tracy
4-2 Iwas Gonna PF Basilone
5-1 The Slight Edge PM Tracy
5-2 Thomas Adirondack Turbo PM Thomas
6-1 Highstanding All Business PM Tracy
6-2 Lilly An Creag RSF Basilone
7-1 Armstrong Mountain Iceman PM Tracy
7-2 Thomas Adirondack Willie PM Thomas
8-1 Great River Survivor PM Tracy
8-2 Sedgefield's Shadow Rises PM Tracy

OPEN ALL-AGE
1-1 Walden Ridge's Shadow Dancer PM Tracy
1-2 Spitfire's Pat PM Phelps
2-1 Armstrong Mountain Iceman PM Tracy
2-2 Triple Nikel Fred PM Basilone
3-1 Great River Survivor PM Tracy
3-2 Urban Fantasy PM Basilone
4-1 Great River MacKenzie PM Tracy
4-2 Thomas Adirondack Mason PM Thomas
5-1 High Standing All Business PM Tracy
5-2 Bye
6-1 Adjusted Attitude ESM Tracy
6-2 Bye

OPEN DERBY
1-1 Drummer ESM Hathaway
1-2 Thomas Adirondack Buddy PM Thomas
2-1 Dymond's Bud PM Tracy
2-2 Tango PM Stolgitis
3-1 Bail Me Out PM Tracy
3-2 Iwas Gonna ESF Basilone
4-1 Icy Luci PF Tracy
4-2 Hailey Girl PF Bunker
5-1 The Slight Edge PM Tracy
5-2 Thomas Adirondack Turbo PM Thomas
6-1 Thomas Adirondack Willie PM Thomas
6-2 Joker ESM Stolgitis
7-1 Bad Bourbon PM Tracy
7-2 Beannie PF Stolgitis
8-1 Bulltaco PM Tracy
8-2 Daddy's Little Boy Butch PM Stolgitis
9-1 Bacardi On Ice PM Tracy
9-2 Limbsmoke Skeet Rock ESM Basilone

OPEN SHOOTING DOG
1-1 The Slight Edge PM Tracy
1-2 Spitfire's Diesel PM Phelps
2-1 Sedgefield's Shadow Rises PM Tracy
2-2 Ravenwood Gemstone PF Basilone
3-1 Great River MacKenzie PM Tracy
3-2 Spitfire's Pat PM Phelps
4-1 Armstrong Mountain Ice Man PM Tracy
4-2 Urban's Fantasy PM Basilone
5-1 Walden's Ridge Shadow Dancer PM Tracy
5-2 Triple Nickel Fred PM Basilone
6-1 Great River Survivor PM Tracy
6-2 Robbie ESM Hathaway
7-1 High Standing All Business PM Tracy
7-2 Limbsmoke Billy Boy ESM Basilone
8-1 Marques Lucky Charm PM Tracy
8-2 Chip PM Cavanaugh
9-1 High Standing Ice Shadow PM Tracy
9-2 Keystone Cliff Lee ESM Basilone
10-1 Adjusted Attitude ESM Tracy
10-2 Thudd PM Stolgitis
11-1 Bail Me Out PM Tracy
11-2 Momma's Broken Heart PM Basilone
12-1 Bad Bourbon PM Tracy
12-2 Chasehill Baby Bella PF Stolgitis

STARTS SUNDAY, MAY 29,  7 a.m.
REGION 1 AMATEUR ALL-AGE CHAMPIONSHIP
1-1 High Drive Snap Shot PM Sanchez
1-2 Gail ESF Richardson
2-1 SF Bandwagon Smith
2-2 Daddy's Little Boy Butch PM Richardson
3-1 Moonshine Magic PM Malone
3-2 Miller's Unbridled Forever PM Sanchez
4-1 Miss American Pie PF O'Brien
4-2 Shadow Oak Doc ESM Sanchez
5-1 Chad ESM Richardson
5-2 Thomas Adirondack Mason PM Thomas
6-1 Railway Danny PM Casale
6-2 Tango PM Malone/Cavanaugh
7-1 SF Maple Leaf PF Smith
7-2 Hard Tellin' PF O'Brien
8-1 Chasehill Little Thudd PM Richardson
8-2 SF Trademark PM Smith
9-1 Six Gun Sally PF Malone
9-2 Spec ESM Richardson
10-1 Railway Jill PF Casale
10-2 Chasehill Baby Bella PF Malone

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

RUNNING ORDER -- Central Connecticut BDC



87 DOGS DRAWN
FOR CENTRAL 
CONNECTICUT
 BIRD DOG CLUB'S
 ANNUAL SPRING TRIAL

EAST WINDSOR, Conn. -- A record 87 dogs have been drawn for Central Connecticut Bird Dog Club's annual spring field trial set for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, May 13, 14, 15, 2016, at Flaherty Field Trial Area. Chairmen are Gene Casale and Gene Casale Jr.  Reporter is Tom Gates. The event starts at 7 a.m. each day.

RUNNING ORDER


OPEN PUPPY

1. Robbin PM Tobiassen
Annie PF Stolgitis

2. Mac PM Miss Linda
Drummer SM Hathaway

3. Batman PM Tobiassen
Spitfires The Kid BM Phelps

4. Josie PF Miss Linda
Bye

CHARLES PIA OPEN ALL AGE

1. Great River Survivor PM Tracy
Mason SM Thomas

2. High Standing Ices Shadow PM Tracy
Kong PM Casey
N 3. Ignite the Nite PM Tracy
Urbans Fantasy PM Basilone

4. The Slight Edge PM Tracy
Ben PM Casey

5. Armstrong Mountain Iceman PM Tracy
Triple Nickel Fred PM Basilone

6. Bail Me Out PM Tracy
Spitfires Pat PM Phelps

7. Great River Mackenzie PM Tracy
Bud PM Casey

8. Sedgefields Shadow Rises PM Tracy
RJ’s Delcer PF Basilone

9. Walden’s Ridge Shadow Dancer PM Tracy
Ski Dancers Flashing Spur SM Phelps

10. Railway Jill PF Casale
Wild Sky PM Sanchez

11. Adjusted Attitude SM Tracy
Southbound Strech PM Olfson

SCOTTY CREEL OPEN DERBY

1. Bacardi On Ice PM Tracy
Butch PM Stolgitis

2. Turbo PM Thomas
Diamond’s Bud PM Tracy

3. The Slight Edge PM Tracy
Drummer ESM Hathaway

4. Front River Jackie SF Basilone
Bud Z PM Casey

5. Ice Luci PF Tracy
Buddy SF Thomas

6. Bail Me Out PM Tracy
I Was Gonna PF Basilone

7. Joker SM Stolgitis
Bad Bourbon PM Tracy

8. Bulltaeo PM Tracy
Willie PM Thomas

9. Fennie PF Stolgitis
Bottoms Up Charlie SF Basilone

GUARD RAIL OPEN SHOOTING DOG

1. Bad Bourbon PM Tracy
Bud PM Casey

2. Wild Sky PM Sanchez
Mason SM Thomas

3. Ignite The Nite PM Tracy
Keystone Cliff Lee SM Basilone

4. Robbie SM Hathaway
Thudd PM Stolgitis

5. Armstrong Mountain Iceman PM Tracy
Triple Nickel Fred PM Basilone

6. High Standing Ice’s Shadow PM Tracy
Spitfires Pat PM Phelps

7. Marques Lucky Charm PM Tracy
Ravenwood Gem Stone PF Basilone

8. Great River Mackenzie PM Tracy
Bell PF Stolgitis

9. Bail Me Out PM Tracy
RJ’s Delcer PF Basilone

10. Palara PF Tracy
Butch PM Stolgitis

11. Urban’s Fantasy PM Basilone
Spitfires Diesel PM Phelps

12. Great River Survivor PM Tracy
Bella PF Stolgitis

13. Sedgefields Shadow Rises PM Tracy
Deerfield Game PF Basilone

14. Walden’s Ridge Shadow Dancer PM Tracy
Kate PF O'Brien

15. Adjusted Attitude SM Tracy
Mama's Broken Heart PM Basilone

16. High Drive Snapshot PM Sanchez
Limbsmoke Billy Boy SM Basilone

AMATEUR DERBY

1. Drummer SM Hathaway
Great River Survivor PM Sanchez

2. Rock SM Miller
Bye

AMATEUR SHOOTING DOG

1. Robbie SM Hathaway
Mama’s Broken Heart PM Goodie

2. Wild Sky PM Sanchez
Railway Danny PM Casale

3. Limbsmoke Billy Boy SM Miller
Laddie ISM McCluskey

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

RUNNING ORDER -- Jack & Betty Tattersall Classic



NEW ENGLAND
 OPEN 
CHAMPIONSHIP
 HAS BEEN
 CANCELLED

16 DOGS DRAWN
 FOR TATTERSALL
 1-HOUR CLASSIC

EAST WINDSOR, Conn. -- Due to a lack of entries, the New England Open Shooting Dog Championship has been cancelled.

Sixteen pointers and setters have been drawn for the one-hour Jack & Betty Tattersall Amateur Shooting Dog Classic, to be held Saturday, May 7, 2016, at Flaherty Field Trial Area. Judges are Audra Jaconetti, of East Greenwich, RI, and Richard Giuliano, of Greene, RI. Chairmen are John Stolgitis, of Ashaway, RI, and Elias Richardson, of Uxbridge, Mass. 

CLASSIC RUNNING ORDER
8 a.m. start

1-1  Chase Hill Little Thudd PM Richardson
1-2 Railway Jill PF Casale
2-1 Southbound Strech PM Olfson
2-2 Daddy's Little Boy Butch PM Richardson
3-1 Nottingham's Storm Warning PM Dvorak
3-2 Ironstone Lone Star ESM Richardson
4-1 Miss American Pie PF O'Brien
4-2 Wild Apple Calvados PF Kisieleski
5-1 Ironstone Mona Lisa ESF Richardson
5-2 Moonshine Magic PM J.Malone
6-1 Railway Danny PM Casale
6-2 Talladega PM Richardson
7-1 Grouse Hill Belle PF J. Malone
7-2 Ironstone Spectacular ESM Richardson
8-1 Six Gun Sally PF A. Malone
8-2 Hard Tellin' PF O'Brien


Wednesday, April 20, 2016

OCEAN STATE SPRING TRIAL

74 DOGS DRAWN 
FOR OCEAN STATE
 BIRD DOG CLUB'S
 SPRING 
WALKING TRIAL

WOOD RIVER JUNCTION, RI -- Seventy four dogs have been drawn for Ocean State Bird Dog Club's annual spring trial, April 23-24, 2016. This year, the 2-day event is being held at Gilligan's Farm, 54 Bucknam Road, Wood River Junction, RI. Chairman is Tim Cavanaugh. The event starts both days at 7 a.m.

RUNNING ORDER
SATURDAY
OPEN PUPPY
1-1 Kick ISF Nemshick
1-2 Drummer ESM Hathaway
2-1 Ace PM Cavanaugh
2-2 Dutchess ISF Nemshick
3-1 Annie PF Stolgitis
3-2 Maggie ESF Nemshick
4-1 Kate PF Nemshick
4-2 Bella PF Cavanaugh

OPEN DERBY
1-1 Joker ESM Stolgitis
1-2 Lady ESF Nemshick
2-1 Bella PF Cavanaugh
2-2 Tonie ESF Forsyth
3-1 Drummer ESM Hathaway
3-2 Beanie PF Stolgitis
4-1 Ace PM Cavanaugh
4-2 Goldie ESF Forsyth

OPEN SHOOTING DOG
1-1 Moonshiner PF Nemshick
1-2 Bella PF Stolgitis
2-1 Dixie PF Stolgitis
2-2 Chip PM Cavanaugh
3-1 Gabe BM Nemshick
3-2 Jake ESM Forsyth
4-1 Belle PF Stolgitis
4-2 Strike ISF Nemshick
5-1 Robbie ESM Hathaway
5-2 Butch PM Stolgitis

SUNDAY
AMATEUR PUPPY
1-1 Sausage ESF Scott
1-2 Ace PM Cavanaugh
2-1 Buster ESM Clark
2-2 Muck PF Nee
3-1 Bella PM Cavanaugh
3-2 Drummer ESM Hathaway

AMATEUR DERBY
1-1 Dottie PF Kisieleski
1-2 Dee Dee ESF Scott
2-1 Drummer ESM Hathaway
2-2 Ace PM Cavanaugh
3-1 Dottie ESF Rizza
3-2 Joker ESM Kisieleski
4-1 Lieu ESF Dubriske
4-2 Tonie ESF Forsyth
5-1 Bella PF Cavanaugh
5-2 Beanie PF Stolgitis
6-1 Max PM Giuliano
6-2 Bye

AMATEUR GUN DOG
1-1 Deeds PM Perkins
1-2 Maia GSPF Gregory
2-1 Katie GSPF Hopkins
2-2 Dakota ESM Dubriske
3-1 Rigby ESF Kisieleski
3-2 Legacy ESF Evangeles
4-1 Rosie PF Giuliano
4-2 Lucky PF Capocci
5-1 Harry ESM Carter
5-2 Honey PF Olfson
6-1 Dottie ESF Rizza
6-2 Jet ESF Perkins

AMATEUR SHOOTING DOG
1-1 Jack PM Whigham
1-2 Buck ESM Skut
2-1 Belle PF Capocci
2-2 Snuff Mill Atalanta ESF Dellinger
3-1 Goldie ESF Forsyth
3-2 Star ESF Clark
4-1 Laddie ISM McCluskey
4-2 Robbie ESM Hathaway
5-1 Max PM LaBella
5-2 Thudd PM Kisieleski
6-1 Butch PM Scott
6-2 Dixie PF Capocci
7-1 Strech PM Olfson
7-2 Snuff Mill Bailey ESF Dellinger
8-1 Zeva PF Whigham
8-2 Brandy PF Kisieleski
9-1 Bodhi PM Hopkins
9-2 Jake ESM Forsyth
10-1 Tyson PM McLaughlin
10-2 Bye