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Balding Reflects on Professional Development Program

Balding Reflects on Professional Development Program Details Rosslyn Balding, Huntsman, Toronto and North York Hunt When asked if I’d like to write something about my experience of the MFHA Professional Development Program, I replied without hesitation that I’d be delighted to as I thought it an...

Many thanks to Toronto and North York Hunt's Rosslyn Balding for sharing her experiences as a participant in our Professional Development Program! Photo by Liberty Shots.

Meet Alastair Jackson, retired Director British MFHA

Join NSLM and retired Director of the British Masters of Foxhounds Association Alastair Jackson for a presentation on his newest publication, Lady of the Chase, The Life and Hunting Diaries of Daphne Moore.  About Daphne Moore:

If you're in the northern Virginia area this Wednesday evening, come by the National Sporting Library & Museum to hear the former director of the British MFHA, Alasdair Jackson, MFH, speak about "Lady of the Chase, The Life and Hunting Diaries of Daphne Moore." Admission is free for MFHA and NSLM members!

Foxhunters Can Learn by Following Foot Packs

Foxhunters Can Learn by Following Foot Packs Details Martha Drum Our May story about the spring basset trials at Aldie, VA, was one of the website's most popular articles this year, and coverage of the bassets and beagles showing alongside foxhounds at Bryn Mawr garnered similar attention on our soc...

If you're curious about going out with a foot pack this season, Bennett Barclay, Emily Melton, and Alasdair Storer shared their thoughts on the differences and similarities between the sporting disciplines.

This architect-designed, turnkey equestrian facility is available in Summerfield, Guilford County, North Carolina! Laid out following the best NC State and Extension guidelines, the property includes two barns with 16 stalls, 250' x 150' lighted arena, 60' covered and lighted round pen, pastures with shade trees and ten run-in sheds, equipment storage barns, more than 60 acres of woods providing shady trails, remodeled farmhouse, and much more! Find all the details at

Going Home: Foxhunting's Universal Appeal

Going Home: Foxhunting's Universal Appeal Details Renee Daniels-Mantle, MFH, Big Sky Hounds There must be something innately human about our quest to find our roots. We subtly gravitate to the familiar and seek our people, history, culture, our tribe. Most of us wonder why we like the things we like...

Thanks to Big Sky Hounds (MT) MFH Renee Daniels-Mantle for capturing some of the special moments that bring our community together.

The Masters of Foxhounds Association of America extends our condolences to the family of Albert L. Menefee, III, MFH, who passed away this morning, and to all his friends in the Cedar Knob Hounds (TN) and greater sporting communities. Cedar Knob Secretary Beverly Greenup writes: "Albert will always be remembered for his jovial and kind demeanor, his courage and strength of character, and his tremendous spirit and resolve. Please keep his wife, Theresa, his children, his brothers and sisters, and extended family in your prayers. Although we shall miss him terribly, his spirit will remain with us."