Drag Hunting Seminar - April 24 & 25, 2015 (Gainesville, FL)

Our Mission

MFHA This website was created for educational purposes and to support the strategic plan. The mission of the MFHA is to set and maintain high sporting standards among our membership, encourage foxhunting, approve and register territories on official maps of fox hunting countries, settle disputes in regard to the same, register eligible foxhounds in a Foxhound Stud Book and improve the breed of Foxhounds. 


Introduction to FoxhuntingNew to Foxhunting?

If you are new to foxhunting or just love learning about the history, click to watch a 20-minute introduction to mounted hunting with hounds written by Dennis Foster, narrated by Brian Munn.

Also, take a look at the new Introduction to Foxhunting guidebook and A Kid's Introduction to Foxhunting guide!

Watch the MFHA introduction to foxhunting interview with Horse Talk Live.


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Hunt RosterThe Masters of Foxhounds 2014 Hunt Roster & Business Directory (flip pages).






Help Create A Legacy For Future Generations

Never before has it been so important for foxhunters to look toward the horizon.

The MFHA Foundation invites you to consider a legacy gift. To learn more about leaving a legacy for foxhunting's future generation - click here

Featured Information

  • Now Available - Whipper-in Polo Shirts!! These 100% cotton polo shirts feature the NEW whipper-in logo designed by Col Foster and Mary Williams. Multiple color options available. Click here to order yours today.
  • The MFHA Foundation is hosting a Whipper-in Seminar on the Saturday before the Virginia Hound Show, to be held at Morven Park in Leesburg, Virginia (in the Carriage Museum) on Saturday, May 23rd from 8:00am to 12:00pm. The seminar will be hands-on with lots of audience participation. Click here for more information and to register...
  • Don't miss the Lady Masters Roundtable at the National Sporting Library and Museum on Saturday, May 23rd from 1-3pm.
  • Did you miss the much talked about presentation on hounds by Nigel Peel, keynote speaker at the annual meeting in NY? If so, don't worry, click here to read Hounds, the relationship between work and looks, by Nigel Peel.
  • Featuring the new Rhymes Honoring Horses & Hounds (audio CD) donated and narrated by Brian Munn. A wonderful tribute to our sport through classic poems. Click here to purchase your copy today!
  • How PETA Targets Your Kids. This should be required reading for all adults.
  • Guidebook Feature - This month we talk about the recently released update to the "MFHA Guidebook & Rules.” The rules and customs of mounted foxhunting are difficult to set out in detail. This guidebook is not intended to be definitive in every detail, but it does contain rules, regulations and procedures that the MFHA has adopted in an effort to guide its members and its member hunts toward achieving that objective. The revised version covers the most important concerns on issues that have an impact on our sport. Click here to purchase your copy today.
  • Keep up-to-date on animal rights legislation by visiting our Legislation page
  • Not sure of the difference between Animal Rights and Animal Welfare? Click here to view a slideshow compiled by Dennis Foster and narrated by Brian Munn
  • Click here for a variety of related links

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