The York Retriever Field Trial Club is a small self help organization dedicated to dogs and specifically the retrieving breeds.


About Us

The York Retriever Field Trial Club is one of the oldest if not the oldest retrieving clubs in Canada, originally incorporated in the Province of Ontario on May 9th, 1949. The founding directors were Robert Alexander Laidlaw, Stephen Macauley Greey, David Moffat Dunlap, Horace Vernon Parkhouse "BUMPY' Lewis, and Wilmot Hagarty Broughall, all from Toronto.

The York Retriever Field Trial Club is holding its 2023 field trial on the weekend of June 16, 17 and 18 in Flesherton, Ontario in and around the properties of Westwind Retrievers.

The premium list can be found on or you can contact the club secretary at


President:                    Carl Clarke 

Vice President:            Dave Gemmell 

Secretary:                    Karen Carson 

Treasurer:                     Melanie Towell 

This website is not monitored, and will not be updated. Any further updates in regards to the trials will be posted on Facebook on the Ontario Field Trialers page



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