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2018 Test Reports!
2018 Test Reports!
2018-11-07
Test Reports for all of the Tests held in 2018 are now available. We have also added some interesting diagrams that display at a glance, the averages for all dogs in each Test. 
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SAVHDA Photo Contest
SAVHDA Photo Contest
2018-11-06
We're having a Photo Contest on Facebook. Check it out by clicking on the link at the top of the page! Or find us on FB at:  SAVHDA - South African Versatile Hunting Dog Association. Prizes from Els and Company Fine Leather and Mike Hunt Gundog Supplies and Accessories.
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SAVHDA Update in Wingshooters Mag
SAVHDA Update in Wingshooters Mag
2018-01-19
Read the latest article on SAVHDA in SA Wingshooters Magazine here !
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SAVHDA News in 5 minutes (or less!)
SAVHDA News in 5 minutes (or less!)
2017-10-19
SAVHDA had a busy 2017, filled with a variety of events! Tests, Workshops, Seminars and Training Clinics were held in Gauteng and the Western Cape.
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Versatile hunting dog testing is here
Versatile hunting dog testing is here
2017-04-18
Published in Wingshooter, Vol 22 No4.  Article by Trudi Winter
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SAVHDA Chapters

SAVHDA Workshop - Gauteng
SAVHDA Workshop - Gauteng
2018-10-29
SAVHDA Workshop Part 1 - Basic Overview, Manner of Retrieve, Drags and Water Work - September 22, Suikerbosrand.
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Meet The Judges
Meet The Judges
2018-01-02
Find out more about the SAVHDA Judges here! Every so often we will profile one Judge from each Region. This month, we introduce Razvan Vlad Berindan and Trudi Winter.
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The SAVHDA Novice Hunting Test 2016
The SAVHDA Novice Hunting Test 2016
2017-04-18
By Bob Winter This Test is described by SAVHDA as suitable for young dogs in training that are beyond the Natural Ability Test, but not yet ready for the Advanced Versatile Hunting Test.
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SAVHDA Members

First Italian Spinone to earn a SAVHDA Title
First Italian Spinone to earn a SAVHDA Title
2018-11-05
SAVHDA members Annemari and Herman Groenwald's imported Italian Spinone, Lucia, is the first Spinone to earn a SAVHDA Title in SA!
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Member Imports
Member Imports
2017-12-28
2018 UPDATE!! Here is what has transpired with the imports! During 2017 three of our members imported dogs. Two more imports are scheduled in 2018. This is always exciting news for us in South Africa, where our gene pools are relatively small. Good luck to the members who have taken the big leap.....!
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A Newcomer's Perspective !
A Newcomer's Perspective !
2017-11-01
 A Newcomer’s Perspective – by Werner Terblanche.   Since the day back in 2010 when a good friend introduced me to the uniqueness and intelligence of the versatile hunting breeds I knew that I was hooked!
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First Vizsla to earn SAVHDA Title
First Vizsla to earn SAVHDA Title
2017-10-21
Congratulations to Richard Moss and his Vizsla, Nala! Nala is the first Vizsla to earn a SAVHDA title - Novice Hunt Test Prize 2
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Vlad and Dante earn PH Certification
Vlad and Dante earn PH Certification
2017-10-21
Well done to members Razvan Vlad Berindan and Dante Fratti, who recently completed PH courses, thus earning their Professional Hunting Certification!
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