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MFHA Policies & Guidelines

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Code of Hunting Practices (2008) MFHA's code of hunting practices aimed at ensuring that not only new-comers to hunting but everyone who participates understands that it is their absolute obligation to maintain the highest standards of sportmanship and good behavior at all times.
Constitution & By-Laws (2010) By-Laws of the MFHA.
Forming a Hunt: Considerations and Structure (2003) A detailed guide on forming a hunt - considerations and structure.
Guidebook (2008) Rules, regulations and procedures adopted by the MFHA with information on customs, usages, and traditions of the sport.
A Guide to Being a Master of Foxhounds (2011) A guide to being a Master of foxhounds (MFH).
A Guide for Hound Shows, Puppy Shows & Performance Trials (2013) **UPDATED** A guide to clarify rules and provide guidelines for recognized hound shows, puppy shows & performance trials.
Foxhound Kennel Notebook (2007)
4th Edition
A notebook to be a guide only using individual conditions to dictate a Hunt's final direction and decisions.  Also a source of information and training tool for new huntsmen as they embark on thier new position to care for and hunt a pack of hounds.
Introduction to Foxhunting (2013) A introductory guide to mounted hunting with hounds.
Performance Trial Rules and Regulations (2013) A guide to clarify and provide guidelines for Performance Trials.
Public Relations Guidelines (1999) A guide of suggested methods to dealing with inquires from newspapers, magazines, radio, television, advertising, internet, and the local community.
Rider Down An emergency medicine guide for first responders in the hunt field by Karen McKay.
Social Media Policy Guide A guide to the safe use of social media tools on the internet.
Territory Policy A guide to understanding the MFHA territory policy and issues that may arise.

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