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December 19, 2016.
East Tennessee Retriever
Member Club, licensed and
governed by the AKC
Member of the
is a Hunt Test club for Labrador Retrievers, Golden Retrievers,
Chesapeake Bay Retrievers, and all others approved by AKC to run
in AKC-sanctioined hunt tests. ETRC is dedicated to the advancement of the
breeds to their full potential as sporting dogs running hunt
tests. Our club conducts simulated hunt tests throughout the
year, as well as official AKC Hunt Tests twice a year.
The purpose of ETRC is to promote and encourage the
breeding of pure bred AKC registered retrievers and to do all
that is possible to bring their natural qualities to perfection
by promoting sportsman like competition at AKC Hunt Tests.
ETRC conducts club trials and fun training sessions during
the fiscal year at local farms and Tennessee Wildlife Resources
Agency's managed areas. These are informal, one day events in
which dogs may compete in five different stakes depending on age
Please take some time to visit the rest of our web site, and
if you have any questions regarding the East Tennessee Retriever
Club, please email us
for ETRC Newsletters in Adobe pdf format.
ETRC Calendar: You'll want to keep a regular check on
upcoming ETRC Events by checking the ETRC Calendar. Click
HERE for the
HERE for Master
National Club and Information.
Gun Dog of the Year
Grady's Tennessee Moonshine SH
Owner: Alan Bruhin
2015 AKC Sportsman Award
J. Michael Evans
McCoy's Golden Nuggett JH
Puppy of the Year
Owner Taylor McCoy
(Taylor is 11 years old.
Her dog was homebred and she has handled since birth!)
2015 Member of the Year
All you need is a registered AKC
retriever, a $25 membership fee, a great desire to improve your
dog, and the ability to withstand a great deal of fun!
click HERE for
all the details.
ETRC Spring AKC Hunt Test
May 27-28, 2017
Hiwassee Wildlife Refuge
ETRC Fall AKC Hunt
October 21-22, 2017
6720 Erie Road
February 18, 2018
Saturday: Awards Banquet, Business meeting, and election.
Calhoun’s Bearden Hill
Knoxville, TN 6 p.m.
2017 TRAINING DAYS
January 7 - 9 a.m.
Pro Trainer Brian Caldwell's place
1810 Hwy. 58 S
There is a double gate; entrance is the left
gate, please close it after you enter. Thanks Brian, for
offering to share your knowledge with us!
February 4 - 10 a.m.
Roane Regional Industrial Park
Use 108 Pawnook Farm Road as the GPS or Google maps address.
Please RSVP to:
if you plan to come; if we don't get at least 4
RSVPs we will cancel. We will also cancel if the weather
is not in the 40s or if it is raining or snowing.
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