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Western Plott Hunters Association

June 2012 American Cooner Magazine CoverWORLDWIDE PLOTTS: SWEDEN. Hello Plott family. My name is Lena Laaksonen. I grew up in North Sweden, along the border of Finland. Growing up very few women hunted here because it was frowned upon. I didn’t care, nature and hunting …

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2012 PKC Rabbit World Champion

June 2012 Rabbit Hunter Magzine Cover There was nothing blue about winning the 2012 PKC Rabbit World Championship for Kenneth Wilburn except the name of the winning dog – Chenoweth’s Fork Blue. Two year old Blue is out of  Pleasant Valley Rip and Victory Run Shining …

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Unofficial Plott Hound

May 2012, American Cooner Magazine Cover

Kathryn Baxter of Mississippi is a Plott owner I’ve known for several years. She has rich family traditions, education and experience contributing to her enjoyment of Plotts. Here is Kathryn’s story:
“My father’s family had Walker hounds as early as …

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Coon Hunting and the Internet

May 2012, American Cooner Magazine Cover

It was another day at the office at 100 East Kilgore Road when the big guy, Fred Miller, President and CEO of UKC called from his corner office down the hall. “Steve, can you come down?”   Immediately my thoughts began …

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New York Houndsmen Conservation Ass’n.

American Cooner March 2012 CoverAMERICAN COONER – As I write this, we continue to have a practically snow-less winter. Whenever the white stuff manages to come down, it seems to melt off within a day or two. Maybe the good travelling weather will hold …

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His Name is Skid

His Name is Skid

AC 01-2012-SkidLast month I told you about a Plott hound that beat me in a UKC hunt held at Henderson KY. The hound belongs to Brock Carr from Newburgh, IN. The dog’s name is Skid and he managed to skid under …

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Out on a Limb

Full Cry March 2012 CoverDecember marks the first big month of qualifiers for the UKC World Squirrel Dog Championship. Between December, January and February there are some 13 qualifiers scheduled so hope everyone is making plans to attend. Remember, you have to place in …

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Coon Season is Here Already

Coon Season is Here Already

Summer is over and it’s time to get ready for another exciting hunting season. This week, Nancy and I are traveling with my brother, Melvin, and his wife, Judy, to Salem, IL to the PKC World Hunt. I’m hunting Betty …

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Out On A Limb

Full Cry March 2012 CoverWhat’s In A Name? – Realizing many of you have dogs registered with different Registries, I thought maybe a quick reminder on the United Kennel Club dog name rules would be helpful. Doesn’t seem like there could possibly be much …

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UKC World Nite Championship

American Cooner Nov 2011 CoverSince the 1970’s Larry Wilcox of Michigan has been a dedicated supporter of the English hound. He has hunted them diligently from that time and bred them with only one goal in mind – continue to better the breed.

Now …

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