Welcome to Kansas Federation of Houndsmen!


Trade Days

Will be held at the White Cloud club on Saturday - September 18th, 2021
Admission will be $5.00 per car


Kansas Federation of Houndsmen Banquet

2021 Kansas State Hunt Winner
Adam Keller and his Hound Bell



Life Time Achievement Award
Robert E. Roeder
2021



Congratulations
Skyler Mick and his Hound Rock for winning and being in the top 64 hounds across the US to compete in the UKC Tournament of Champions with the possibility of Winning $50,000!!!!

UKC Tournament of Champions
Skyler Mick and his Dad Rick Mick and the Hound Rock receiving their award for 3rd place - $20,000.00 at the UKC Tournament of Champions. Skyler Mick and his Dad Rick Mick and the Hound Rock receiving their award for 3rd place - $20,000.00 at the UKC Tournament of Champions


DJ Bales Memorial Scholarship
2021 Winner

The Kansas Federation of Houndsmen is honored to announce the recipients of the 2021 DJ Bales Memorial Scholarship.

Rayna Jasper
is a graduating senior at Anderson County High School.

She is the daughter of Jenny and Charlie Jasper of Garnet, Kansas.

$500.00


Terry Porter Presenting Rayna Jasper a Senior at Anderson County High School in Garnett, Kansas
with
DJ Bales Memorial Scholarship Award for 2021
May 5th, 2021

Terry Porter Presenting Rayna Jasper a Senior at Anderson County High School in Garnett, Kansas



Kansas Federation of Houndsmen-Upcoming Events

Trade Days

Will be held at the White Cloud club on Saturday - September 18th, 2021
Admission will be $5.00 per car


Muddy Road Fall Blow Out
$100 PKC Legacy Hunt
October 2nd, 2021

Sponsored by the Kansas Federation
All proceeds will go to the Federation. We need 24 hunters for this to be a go and it will max out with 36 hunters
Food will be served
Hunt will be held at 8400, 222rd, Nortonville, Kansas 66060
Call Terry L. Porter at 785-424-0915, if you have questions


Kansas Federation Youth Hunt and Show
October 16th, 2021

Held at the Fair grounds in valley Falls Kansas


First Annual Kansas Federation of Houndsmen Banquet
October 30th, 2021

To be held at the Fair Ground Building in Osage City, Kansas
Make plans now to attend all of these events




Pratt Negotiator Updates

Hello everyone, in light of the current situation with the COVID-19, our state hunt, show and meeting have been canceled which I’m sure you are all aware of. In order to keep everyone informed on what is going on with our sport in respect to regulations and proposed regulations I will be posting on the federation’s website.

A few weeks back Terry Porter and I went to Emporia and met with Matt Peek the Furbearer biologist for KDWPT, first of all terry explained our scholarship program to him and asked him if he or any other of his staff would be willing to judge the essays for the scholarship, he said that he would be glad to do it.

There are three things we talked to Matt about, number one was the purpose of the two weeks that are closed from February 15 to March 1, I asked that he would consider opening those two weeks up to open running season, secondly we discussed the practicality of harvesting Coons year around. Third is the use of lasers at night for the purpose of shooting Coons that are treed with dogs. Matt was receptive to all of these proposals but made no promises except that he would look into their merits. I feel very strongly that we may see that two weeks of closed season at the end of February go away soon and am optimistic that with some perseverance we may achieve the others as well down the road.

Matt has formed a furbearer committee and asked Terry and I to sit in on a meeting and we agreed, that meeting is forthcoming. There are some new regulations pending for the night hunting of coyotes using night vision equipment and spotlights, Matt says they are still working out the details. I think that this will be something we will have to be mindful of as we will be sharing the woods with them when we have been used to being the only ones out at night. There may be a season on these regulations but as Matt says they are still working out the details so we will have to wait and see. Just something to keep in mind.

As always everyone’s continued support is much appreciated and needed!

Feel free to contact me at hatchetjack58@gmail.com or my cell is 785-640-2030 or
Norm Douglas on the federation website

I look forward to hearing from everyone, keep enjoying our sport and be safe.

Thanks, Kin Hickman - Pratt Negotiator


Life Time Achievement Award
Ron Parker
2020


2019 Kansas Federation of Houndsmen Coonhound of the year and UKC Top 100 World Qualifier
GRNITECH GRCH ‘PR’ MUDDY ROAD BACKWATER SAMMY
Owner: Terry L. Porter

2019  Kansas Federation of Houndsmen Coonhound of the year and UKC Top 100 World Qualifier

Kansas Federation of Houndsmen - In Loving Memory To DJ Bales - Kansas Federation of Houndsmen

In Loving Memory To
DJ Bales

In Loving Memory To DJ Bales - September 21, 1981 ~ December 10, 2018

September 21, 1981 ~ December 10, 2018

DJ enjoyed being outdoors and was an avid coon and deer hunter. He also enjoyed fishing, riding ATV’s, playing darts and watching KC Chiefs football.
DJ especially loved spending time with, and cooking for his family at their family dinners.
DJ will be missed by many.


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