FIELD TRIAL HALL OF FAME
essft.com Congratulates 
the following English Springer Spaniel Field Trialers and dogs on their induction to the
Bird Dog Foundation Field Trial Hall of Fame

The year 2000 was the first time in the history of the National Bird Dog Museum 
that ESS's and their handlers, trainers, owners have been honored

HOF selection process (December 2014)


How to honor some one with a Life Patron Award or Memorial Patron Award

2017 Hall of Fame Inductee photos and biographies
 Gary Wilson
CNFC FC AFC Windmillwood Storm "Bruce"
Life Patron Awards
Bev Matthews
Mhari Peschel

  2016
2014                    2015
2012                2013
2010                2011
2008                2009
2006                2007
2004                2005
2002                2003
2000                2001

essfta.org Hall of Fame information

To the Bird Dog Hall of Fame

Inductees in Alphabetical order (Bird Dog HOF)

The Hall of Fame Nominating Committee:
David Sanford, Chairman

Bob Bullard
Mhari Peschel
Jess Sekey
Ray Cacchio
 

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Year 2016

Dogs
People
Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony February 6, 2016 at the
Bird Dog Museum in Grand Junction, Tennessee
February 29 from Tonya Brotherton, Executive Director of the Bird Dog Foundation
Inducted into the Field Trial Hall of Fame, the new 2016 inductees.



FC AFC Raintree's Sassy Lady  "Sassy"
Owners Dean A Reinke and Catherine L Lewis

Tom Meyer
 




Year 2015

Dogs
People
Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony February 2015 at the
Bird Dog Museum in Grand Junction, Tennessee



FC AFC CFC Ru-Char's Jr. Regent
owned by Glenn Ferrara
John Isaacs
 




Year 2014

Dogs
People
Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony February 2014 at the
Bird Dog Museum in Grand Junction, Tennessee
March 1 from David Smith at the Hall of Fame, the new 2014 inductees.  (click here)


NFC FC AFC Prince Edward "Eddie"
owned by Don and Joanne Mock
Jeffery W Miller, DVM
 Life Patron Awards to Patricia Bramwell, Marie Langhans and Sharon Mueller



Year 2013
Dogs
People
Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony February 2013 at the
Bird Dog Museum in Grand Junction, Tennessee
March 15 from David Smith at the Hall of Fame, the new 2013 inductees.  (click here)


NFC Pondview's Left in the Light Dean Reinke
NFC AFC Denalisunflos Bandita Jack Williams



Year 2012
Dogs
People
Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony February 2012 at the
Bird Dog Museum in Grand Junction, Tennessee



CNFC FC AFC Cedar Bough’s Slipshot
Ray Cacchio
NFC AFC Eagle Brae’s Good Sport Jess Sekey



Year 2011
Dogs
People
Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony February 2011 at the
Bird Dog Museum in Grand Junction, Tennessee



FC AFC Brickclose Matchwood Badger
Barney Ziegler
NFC FC CFC AFC Crosswinds Warpath Bill Zipp



Year 2010
Dogs
People
Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony February 2010 at the
Bird Dog Museum in Grand Junction, Tennessee



FC AFC Bluff Creek’s Shadow
Bernard Castellani
NAFC FC CFC Skaar’s Whitlock’s Warlock Evelyn Monte




Year 2009
Dogs
People
Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony February 2009 at the
Bird Dog Museum in Grand Junction, Tennessee



FC/AFC Salmy’s Zorro
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Vail
CNFC/FC/AFC Parker Sir Roberts
Arthur Eakin
NAFC/FC/CFC Ivanhoe’s Irish Twist
Cliff Wallace

 
Year 2008
Dogs
People
Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony February 2008 at the
Bird Dog Museum in Grand Junction, Tennessee



Brackenbriar Snapshot (Brackenbriar Kennels)
Dr. David McCurdy
Tridon Orion Ms. American Pie (Don Bramwell) Samuel Milbank
Saighton Stinger ( Talbot Radcliffe) Wayne Kilpatrick



Year 2007
Dogs
People
Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony February 10, 2007 at the
Bird Dog Museum in Grand Junction, Tennessee



NFC Carswell Contessa
Sire:   Stranwood Speed
Dam:   Carwell Cornelia
Breeder: 
Owner: 
Walton Ferguson Jr
NFC Denalisunflos Kansan
Male
Sire: 
Dam:  
Breeder: 
Owner: 

Martin Hogan


NFC Stubblefield Ace High
Male
Sire:  Pendleton Rocket
Dam:   Cocoa-Pan Staindrop
Breeder: 
Owner: 
James Simpson Jr

Year 2006
Dogs
People


Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony February 11, 2005
After the "Micklewood Scud" statue ceremony 9:30 am


Thank you to Jim Lightfoot for the information

Mr Luke Medlin (deceased) formally of Lagrangeville New York

Hales Smut

Sire:   Conygree Simon
Dam:  Breckonhill Brando
Breeder: 
Owner: 
Mr Lewis Craig (deceased) formally of Lebanon Ohio
NFC AFC KB's Sir Coach
Male
Sire:  Sunrise Zinger
Dam:   Windy Acres Katy Bee
Breeder: 
Owner: 


Mr Marshall "Jim" Lightfoot of Chicago Illinois





Year 2005
Dogs
People


Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony February 12, 2005.
Click here for more information!

Photos from Florence Giles and Paul Ruppert
Information from Jim Lightfoot



Robert McLean


CNFC FC AFC Marshfield Tagger
Male SA-824539  6/1/1969
Sire:  NFC Tillan Ticket
Dam:  BJ's Meadwocourt Lea
Breeder:  Jim Lightfoot 
Owner:  Les Girling
Dr. Chris Christensen
2x CNFC AFC Tara VI
Female SB-210055  5/23/1972
Sire:  2x NFC Saighton's Sizzler
Dam:  Niquelle Piquelle
Breeder:  Jack & Catherine Morrison
Owner:  Frank O'Grady


Ben Martin





 
Year 2004
Dogs
People


FC/ AFC/ CFC Kaymac's Kiltie
Female  SE-061400  May 09, 1981
Sire: NFC/ NAFC/ CNFC Saighton's Scud
Dam : Kaymac's Haida Girl
Breeder: A. Ewen Macmillan
O/H: John A. Eadie
Robert C. Bishop, Jr. 
1995 NFC/ AFC Hope's Nitro Charger
Male  SF 561955  May 06, 1989
Sire: FC/ AFC/ CFC Ru-Char's Regent Jr. Regent
Dam : AFC/ CFC My High Hope
Breeder: Jeffrey W. Miller, DVM.
O/H: Jeffrey W. Miller
Bernard  Genty 

 
Year 2003
Dogs
People
FC JONKIT JOEL
Male SA460679 02/21/1964
Sire: Hales Smut
Dam: Jonkit Janet
Breeder: Dr. T.K. Davidson (U.K.)
Owner: William E. & Patricia K. Lane
Handler(s): Larry MacQueen & Clarence L. Wingate
Eudore Chevrier 
FC/NAFC MISTY MUFFET
Female SA664377 03/24/1967
Sire: FC (U.K.) Berrystead Factor
Dam: FC (U.K.) Braiswood Pimm
Breeder: Mrs. E.M. Hartt (U.K.)
Owner: Dr’s C.A. & Janet Christensen
Handler: Janet Christensen, DVM.
A.Ewen Macmillan 
CNFC/NAFC/FC SHERWOOD’S BEST CHANCE
Male SC398173 04/30/1978
Sire: NFC/AFC Dewfield Bricksclose Flint
Dam: FC/NAFC/ CFC Sheila of Sherwood
Breeder: Denny Crick
O/H: Denny Crick
Kermit Eldon Gillund 
NFC/AFC SUNRISE ZINGER
Male SD112520 05/30/1980
Sire: AFC Sunrise Zachary
Dam: Breakwater Bess
Breeder: Thomas M. Ackerman
Owner: Gordon Madsen
Handler: Daniel K. Langhans
Charles S. Goodall 
2X CNFC/FC/AFC PEL TAN ROLY
Male SM875899/01
Sire: ENFC Cortman Lane
Dam: Carysfort Jessy
Breeder: Graham Holmes
O/H: Jeffrey W. Miller, DVM.
Steve Sebestyen 

 
Year 2002
Dogs
People
2X NFC Micklewood Scud 
Male  S588501  11/25/1949 
Sire: Searle O’Vara 
Dam: Micklewood Sue 
Breeder: R.W. Corbett (UK) 
Owner: Armforth Kennels 
Handler: Steve Studnicki
Mrs. Julia Henry Armour 
2X NFC Staindrop Breckonhill Chip 
Female  S695618  03/13/1954
Sire: FC Staindrop Breckonhill Beinker 
Dam: Rebecca of Huntersfield 
Breeder: Wm. W. Manning 
Owner: Rux Roy Kennels 
Handler: Elmore C. Chick
Mr. Steve Studnicki 
 2X NFC Saighton's Sizzler 
Male  SA375104  05/31/1964 
Sire: ENFC Saighton’s Stinger 
Dam: Saighton Stubble 
Breeder; H.S. Davidson (UK) 
Owner: John Olin 
Handler: Cliff Wallace
Richard M. Lane 
NFC/CNFC Far Ridge Request 
Male  SC081535  04/21/1976 
Sire: FC Far Ridge Ricochet 
Dam: Lady of Dutchess 
Breeder: Joseph McClone 
Owner: Carl Smith 
Handler: Dean C. Brunn
Henry Ferguson and the Watson Family 
NFC/NAFC Saighton's Scout II 
Male  SD249250  05/18/1979 
Sire:  2X NFC/NAFC/CNFC Saighton Scud 
Dam: Saighton’s Spitfire 
Breeder: Talbot Radcliffe (UK) 
Owner/Handler: Jess Sekey
Mr. Roy E. French 

 
Year 2001
Dogs
People
2X NFC/EFC Ludlovian Bruce of Greenfair
Male  S658488  5/14/1952 
Sire: EFTC Rivington Glensaugh Glean 
Dam: EFTC Ludlow Gyp 
Breeder: W.G. Sheldon 
Owner: Joseph C. Quirk 
Handler: Lawrence R. MacQueen
John W. Buoy 
2X NFC Gwibernant Ganol 
Female  SA137850  4/24/1960 
Sire: Conygree Simon 
Dam: Gwibernant Garregwynn 
Breeder: H. Calvert 
Owner: John T. Pirie, Jr. 
Handler: David G. Lorenz
David G. Lorenz 1919-1997 
 2X NAFC Gwibernant Gefni 
Male  SA388906  5/1/1964 
Sire: Hale's Smut 
Dam: Micklewood Smock 
Breeder: Keith Erlandson 
Owner/Handler: Dr. John P. Riepenhoff 
Lawrence R. MacQueen 1903-1979 
2X NFC/AFC Saighton's Ty-Gwyn Slicker 
Male  SB388157  6/24/1971 
Sire: ENFC Saighton's Stinger 
Dam: Ty-Gwyn Flush 
Breeder: G. Monlesdale 
Owner/Handler: John W. Buoy 
John Riepenhoff, M.D. 
2X NFC/AFC Wind Riding Streak
Female  SC748304  7/29/1979 
Sire: Dondea's Moonlite Revenge 
Dam: Paradise Valley's Jessica 
Breeder: Dean DeCristoforo 
Owner/Handler: Dr. Mark Schinderle 
Edwin H. Whitaker 

 
Year 2000
Dogs
People




NFC/NAFC/CNFC Joysam's Solo Sam
Male  SB134309  5/16/1972 
Sire: NFC/NAFC Dansmirth’s Gunshot 
Dam : AFC Breezypoint’s Prudence 
Breeder: Larry Michnevich 
Owner/Handler:  Walter Retzlaff
Elmore Chick 1906-1979 
2X NFC/AFC/CFC Dewfield Bricksclose Flint 
Male  SB100594  3/31/1969 
Sire: EFC Berrystead Factor 
Dam : Bricksclose Sable 
Breeder: Mrs. M. Pratt 
Owners: Drs. C.A. & Janet Christensen 
Handler: Dr. Chris Christensen
Janet Christensen, DVM 
 FC/2X NAFC Sunray of Chrishall 
Male  SA927536  6/1/1968 
Sire: Hales Smut 
Dam : Layerbrook Dusty Susan 
Breeder: Mike Scales 
Owner/Handler: Dr. Warren Wunderlich
Ruth Greening 
NFC/NAFC Dansmirth’s Gunshot 
Male  SA376806  12/26/1965 
Sire: NFC Brackenbriar Snapshot 
Dam : AFC Dansmirth’s Cricket 
Breeder:  Daniel K. Langhans 
Owner/Handler: Daniel K. Langhans
Dan Langhans 
NFC/2X NAFC/CNFC Saighton’s Scud 
Male  SC635556  6/4/1977 
Sire: Saighton’s Seeking 
Dam : Sophie of Saighton 
Breeder: Talbot Radcliffe 
Owners: Drs. C.A. & Janet Christensen 
Handler: Janet Christensen, DVM
Talbot Radcliffe 1908-1998 

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