CW Bud Moore has been raising and campaigning championship pointing dogs for over 50 years.He was inducted into the 2007 inaugural class of the Kansas Field Trial Hall of Fame on Saturday, July 14, 2007 in Olathe in front of a crowd of 106 fellow field trialers, friends and family from across the Midwest.
Also in 2007, Iza Mountain Bell, English pointer, owned and handled by Moore won the Kansas Field Trial Clubs Association (KFTCA) award for Kansas Shooting Dog Derby of the Year.
Moore served as secretary-treasurer of the KFTCA, as a director for Region 17 of the American Field Trial Clubs Association (AFTCA) and as secretary-treasurer of the Kansas Championship Association. Moore hosts a nationally recognized prairie all age championship field trial every autumn for 20+ years on the Kimbell Ranch, west of Yates Center and currently on the Hell Creek WMA, Blue Mountain, MS. The newly formed Kansas Field Trial Hall of Fame inducted 5 people (Don Beauchamp, Wayne Powers, Marvin, McDowell, Larry Samuelson and CW Bud Moore) and 5 dogs in its first year. For more information about the Kansas Field Trial Clubs Association and the Kansas Field Trial Hall of Fame, visit http://www.kftca.org/kansas-field-trial-hall-of-fame.html
Kansas Field Trial Hall of Fame
C.W. Bud Moore
Field Trialed in Kansas 43 years since 1964) American Field Placements Earned as Handler: 200 (approx.).
Associated with These Significant Dogs: Eagle Country Pollyanna, The Mountain Man, Jericho Mountain, Wichita Mountain, Black Mountain, Iron Mountain, Jericho Mountain, Jr., Jezabel Mountain, Silver Shadow Mountain, Shadow Mountain Witch, Shadow Mountain Annie, Iza Mountain Bell, Shadow’s Witchy Woman.
Field Trial Grounds Provided/Gained Access to: Kimbell Ranch, Yates Center, KS 14 yrs., Woodson County Wildlife Area 8 yrs.
Field Trial Clubs: Kansas Champ.Assoc.14 years, KHDC (Havensville) 25 years(Board), Kansas Red Setter 10 years(Member), KFTCA 14 years(Secretary-Treasurer).
Judging in Kansas: National Vizsla Assoc. Nat’l Ch’ship, Region 17 Gordon Setter SD Ch’ship, Judged R17 Brittany All Age Ch., Red Setter Derby Classic, Red Setter Puppy Classic, Several walking field trials in KS.Judged for most horseback clubs in Kansas, including: Brittanies, Shorthairs, Vizslas, & Gordons.
Judging outside Kansas: Nat’l Prairie Chicken SD Ch’ship, Mid American Open All Age Ch., Southwest Missouri SD Ch’ship.
Additional Information: Director of Region 17, Working on the history of Kansas field trialing.
Has supported numerous professionals: Delmar Smith, Ronnie Smith, Randy Downs, Lou Gleber, Mike Johnson, Fred Dileo, Larry Hedge and Ron Driscoll . Currently, Steve Hurdle, Mississippi and Justin Crook, Missouri.