We are located in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Our trainings are held in either Carbon or Schuylkill counties and the sites are within 45 minutes of Jim Thorpe.
Because a number of our training locations are located on private grounds it allows everyone to access to the testing grounds multiple times before a test. Due to our training grounds we have members from Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, and Virginia. At the training you will have access to equipment that not everyone can afford or have access to without the chapter. We attempt to have multiple training a month to accommodate all levels of training and ability of dogs.
The North American Versatile Hunting Dog Association is a nonprofit corporation whose purpose is to foster, promote, and improve the versatile hunting dog breeds in North America; to conserve game by using well trained reliable hunting dogs on both land and water; and to aid in the prevention of cruelty to animals by discouraging nonselective and uncontrolled breeding, which produces unwanted and uncared for dogs.