Category Archives: MNRC Board News & Updates

Check out news and updates of what’s happening at the Master National Retriever Club the other 50 weeks of the year…

MNRC Foundation & AKC Join Hurricane Relief Effort

The Master National Retriever Club Foundation (MNRCF) is presenting a Relief Effort Challenge to the Retriever community. We are asking for your help in supporting the AKC Canine Relief Fund.  Here’s how you can become a part of a call … Continue reading

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2017 Master National Event Schedule

Note: Watch for updated postings at the Event Headquarters and on the Master National website. THURSDAY OCTOBER 12, 2017  Opening Ceremony  Copeland Center at Lakeview Methodist Conference Center, 400 Private Road 6036, Palestine, TX 75801 5 p.m.  Social Reception 6 … Continue reading

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Remembering John Blackbird

The Master National community has lost a great friend.  Former Master National President John Blackbird, of Mora, Minnesota and longtime field trial and hunt test competitor died suddenly September 9, 2017. Our deepest sympathies are extended to John’s wife of … Continue reading

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Master National Training Guide Ads

For those who might be interested Ad space is still available for the 2017 Master National Training Property and Information Guide.  Call the Palestine Herald Press 903-729-0281.

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2017 Master National Training Birds

Ducks or pheasant training birds can be ordered from this year’s bird supplier, Clear Creek Game Birds. Contact Richard Chetney at 254-977-3917 to order birds. He is taking orders at this time. The price is $16 for either bird. Payment … Continue reading

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Attention: MNRC Club Secretaries

Master National Secretary Elaine Goodner has sent all Master National clubs their 2017-2018 dues notice.  Also sent to each club is a letter regarding the election of officers and other official business, Voting Ballots, and two additional ByLaws changes. If … Continue reading

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Purina Helping Pets and People in the Path of Hurricane Harvey

The Master National Retriever Club could not be prouder of its Diamond Sponsor Nestlé Purina. We are so fortunate to be associated with such a generous and caring company.  Purina has donated $25,000 to Greater Good to support people and … Continue reading

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Retriever Community Reaches Out to Help Hurricane Victims

A Huge Shout Out goes to the Retriever Community for coming together to help rescue and evacuate victims of Hurricane Harvey.  Elaine Goodner and Rex Gibson, two Master National Board of Directors, reported stories of dog handlers and trainers who … Continue reading

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More Sponsors Join the Master National Team

Congratulations and Thank you to our newest Silver Level Sponsor of the 2017 Master National: Marks-A-Lot Kennels.  In addition congratulations to our  new Bronze Level Sponsors: Webshire Kennels, Duck Roost, Wolf Creek Retrievers, Gator Point Kennels, River Bottom Retrievers, Bay … Continue reading

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Texas Governor Welcomes Master National to BigWoods

The Master National Retriever Club received this honor today.  A personal welcome from Texas Governor Greg Abbott. Texas has rolled out the red carpet to welcome handlers sponsors and friends of the Master National to the great state of Texas … Continue reading

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