The part of the club that focus on training dogs for HUNTING and competition in AKC licensed HUNT TESTS and FIELD TRIALS. The field portion of the club is 95% retriever, but there are a few other breeds represented.
Nestled up against the Manitowoc River near the rural community of Valders, WI and conveniently located between Milwaukee, Green Bay, and the Fox Valley, the Manitowoc County Kennel Club owns 198 acres of training grounds which includes four technical ponds and several large fields. The training grounds have river frontage and four major training ponds.
Spring Hunt Test
(Tim Lueck) June 12-14, 2020
(Jim Powers) August 7 - 8 - 9, 2020
Fall Hunt Test
(Dan Kastner) August 22 - 23, 2020
Sanctioned Field Trial
(Mike Brookins/Jim VanEngen) 2020 Date TBD
Puppy Retriever Class
Cancelled until further notice