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Website created & maintained by Andrea Shaw

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We offer special thanks to Craig Contofalsky, Lori Taylor and Chris Halvorson for providing these (and many more) photos of our Field Nationals' events.

Airedale puppies ready to learn
Go ahead - dog paddle!
Brisco a seasoned pro

Airedales & owners eagerly await for the day to begin.

Lori Taylor photographer

Many thanks to Lori Taylor,

for capturing our events' photos.

Yvonne & Andy Michalak
Rod Waller's Louie being coaxed

Gentle coaxing encourages a young

dog that it's really OK to go in the water...

Scarlett makes it in and out
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Darvel Kich's Feather

Darvel Kich's Feather retrieves a duck.

Louie Hunting Instinct Test

Every year, meeting, greeting & excitement fills the air for all who attend our events!

Every year, HWA holds events where we can join together for weekends filled with fun,

learning and camaraderie.

... and someone will help you come out!

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NEW EXPERIENCES, TRUST

& TEAMWORK!

~ and great bonding

with your Airedale ~

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Please visit our Facebook page, and check back on our site soon

~ as we continue to post upcoming event updates, & info,

gallery photos & new Title-Holder spotlights.

Facebook HWA link

Rolling fields, ample space, two ponds, a clubhouse and down-home hospitality  - provided by owner Dean Hatfield (pictured below at left) and his family. Their ideal venue has welcomed us for many of our HWA gatherings.

Airedales... being Airedales!

LOOKING BACK TO LAST SUMMER…

In  June, 2016, some of us were fortunate to participate in HWA’s Bridget Bodine's Retriever Seminar

that included intense training, making it possible for each

dog/handler team to learn & get a lot of individual attention.

2016 HWA Field Natls report click here2
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Every HWA Nationals' event has a story to tell… and the same held true at our 31st Field Nationals, held in Sept. 2016.

With pleasure,we recall  the great work accomplished by some of the Airedales we saw, as well as remembering those who came to have fun, observe, learn & just have new experiences with their dogs.


If you attended the 31st Annual HWA Nationals, we hope our report brings back good memories.

© 2017 ~ Hunting Working Airedales, Inc. All rights reserved.

This page shows but a small sampling of the fun, excitement & camaraderie that happens at HWA's weekend events.

We hope you'll come & join us, soon!

We thank everyone for their enthusiasm & participation,

and congratulate all new title holders.

To view a complete series of photos, and additional

links to events' photo albums, please visit our Site Map page – and visit

our Contact Us page too, where you will find click-on links to contact us

directly, to join HWA, and to read our latest newsletter.

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George Gordon, Rod Waller

& Carrie LaCombe

Awaiting Airedales on the hunt
Shawn Langley & Grimm
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CLICK  HERE TO SEE THE 2016 FIELD NATIONALS'  PHOTOS' PAGE

Ron Swisher & Scarlett

Our events provide a wonderful experience

for Airedales both young & "old", and from "newbies" to seasoned hunters… and their

owners, too! It's all about gathering together.

The dogs teach us so much, and everyone

learns, laughs, & has fun!

Airedale hunting instincts

It's just a pond - and it's OK to go in!

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2016 HWA Field Natls marked catalog click here1

If you weren’t able to join us – reading about it will hopefully "take you there" as much as possible, in words

and pictures! Click at right to read more…

2017's Fun in the Field weekend again took

place at Holly Hills Game Preserve

on April 8-9, 2017.


CLICK AT RIGHT

to view a printable, "action-packed"

photo collage page. (a PDF file-page will open)

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MORE PHOTOS

& UPCOMING EVENTS'

INFO COMING SOON!

UPDATES & PIX FROM

2017'S FUN IN THE FIELD

WILL SOON BE POSTED

2017 Upcoming HWA 32nd Natls Sticky Note
Airedale Terriers are superb water retrieving dogs
Connie White'sAiredale Terrier "Jet" - an excellent retriever
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