Upcoming Events:

Saturday December 4th (Pylesville, MD) New date for Youth Hunt Day by Mason Dixon Game Outfitters. MSDA will be supporting this event with a booth. If you are interested in helping MSDA at Youth Hunt Day, please contact Steve Roth (president@mdsportingdog.org).

Friday – Sunday, January 28-30, 2022 (State Fairgrounds, Timonium MD) World of Pets Expo. MSDA once again will have a booth at this event. If you would like to volunteer (and maybe bring your sporting dog), please contact Sally Eck at pointer@mdsportingdog.org. This is always a fun weekend with lots of information and activities.

Friday – Sunday, March 4-6, 2022 (Howard County Fairgrounds, West Friendship MD) MSDA’s annual Spring Event: Sporting Group Dog Shows and All-Breed Obedience & Rally Trials. Bird Instinct Clinics, membership meeting, and plenty of other activities. Much more information will be available this winter.

Coming soon… News about monthly field training days for flushing dogs, MSDA’s annual spring Field Day (for all bird dogs), and a spring spaniel hunt test weekend.

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    Recent events:
    A Fall Weekend of Field Activities, September 17-19, 2021:

    Friday September 17, Saturday September 18, and Sunday September 19 at Rebel Ridge Farms in Elkton, MD:

    • A Members’ Open Day  at Rebel Ridge on Saturday. For current and prospective MSDA members, their families, and guests. Dogs, too, of course!
    • AKC Spaniel Hunt Test Seminar for Judges and Handlers with an associated Hunt Test on Friday.
    • Two days/two events (Saturday and Sunday) of AKC Spaniel Hunting Tests for all flushing breeds.
    Pool Party, July 24 2021

    MSDA’s Annual Summer Pool Party was Saturday 7/24. This event was for members only (and their family/guests) and their dogs.

    Upland Dog Fundamentals Workshop, June 19-20 2021

    A two-day workshop taught by Jordan Horak, followed by a day of private lessons on June 21.

    Westminster Dog Show (Virtual) Watch Party, June 13 2021. 
    Spaniel Hunting Tests, May 8-9 2021

    MSDA held two days (two events) of spring AKC Spaniel Hunting Tests for all flushing breeds on Saturday May 8th and Sunday May 9th.

    MSDA’s Annual Field Day, Saturday April 17 2021

    A full day of FUN in the field for bird dogs of all levels, at Rebel Ridge Farms in Elkton MD.

    But Wait, There’s More!

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