Puppies! Puppies! Puppies!

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Beret whelped 5 fat healthy babies: 2 females and 3 males on June 3, 2015.  Tim and Katie welcomed them into the world singing Happy Birthday.

Dam: Harvest Hunters Green Bravo Echo Romeo Echo Tango “Beret”
Sire: Whisky Rivers Itchy Trigger Finger “Trigger”

Meet Beret’s Litter Here!!


Congratulations Mighty and Katie!

Mighty MHESSC Spring 2015 Champioship Trophy and Ribbon Resized

Doorcreek Chance’s Mighty Me “Mighty” won the 2015 Minnesota Heartland English Springer Spaniel Club Spring field trial. Mighty was handled by Katie in the 42 dog Amatuer stake in Owatonna, Minnesota. WAY TO GO little Mighty; You did it!

Katie and Tim Celebrate 11 Years of Marriage!

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Katie and Tim celebrate their 11th Anniversary. They were married on September 20th, 2003 at Fort Snelling Memorial Chapel.

Congratulations Epi!

Epi and Ribbons Resized and Crop


Oahe’s 1 mg of Epinephrine, “Epi” is a lemon and roan, female English Cocker Spaniel from Tom Ness in Menoken, ND. Katie and Epi placed 2nd in two puppy stakes this fall (2014). Epi did not want to sit still for her picture.  Congratulations little girl; YOU DID IT!  Katie and Tim are very proud!

Congratulations to FC AFC Harvest Hunters Indiana Jones!

Indy with Ribbons 2011 crop
Congratulations to FC AFC Harvest Hunters Indiana Jones and Owner Kat Brusko for placing 3rd at the 2014 National Amateur Championships in Pickneyville, Illinois. Kat and Indy also earned the Gunners award as well. Not only did Indy place 3rd at the National Amateur Championship but also earned a Certificate of Merit at the 2014 National Open Championship where he was handled by Gary Breitbarth. Congratulations on a FABULOUS 2014 season!  Indy is out of Doorcreek Chance’s Mini Me and NAFC FC AFC Upcountry Lighthouse Amos


Harvest Hunters has MOVED!

Starbuck house Resized

Katie and Tim have bought a bigger house for the dogs!  Everyone will have more room to lounge and run. The house sits on 7 acres north of Starbuck.

Congratulations Tim!

Tim was selected for a federal technician job at Camp Ripley. Tim will be working as a logistics officer for the Army at the rank of Captain. Katie is very proud of his new employment!

Harvest Hunters is Proud to Introduce the Newest Members of the Family!

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Katie and Tim are proud to introduce the newest members of the family:
Harvest Hunters Mazomanie “Mazo”
Harvest Hunters SoBe’s Tiny Mino “Mino”
Harvest Hunters 875mg of Amoxicillin “Moxi”
Katie refers to the three full littermates as her “Three Musketeers.” They were bred by Katie in Cyrus, MN.
Dam: Doorcreek’s SoBe Energizer “SoBe”
Sire: AFC Whisky Rivers Itchy Trigger Finger “Trigger”

Katie is proud to announce that Tim has been promoted to Captain in the Army National Guard.  

CPT Gorecki is currently serving with the 834 Aviation Support Battalion; he has been serving for 15 years.
Congratulations CAPTAIN; You did it!

Harvest Hunters Participates in the Pope County Pheasant Restoration Youth Day

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Katie, Tim, Aaron, Epi, Mighty, and SoBe participated in the Pope County Pheasant Restoration Youth Day.  The kiddos had a blast throwing retrieves for the dogs and handling the dogs.  They especially liked the live pigeons Tim and Katie brought for the demonstration.  These kids are the future; Harvest Hunters was ecstatic to help encourage their growth in dog handling.  Invest in the future!

Picture provided by Bob Tirevold.


Harvest Hunters Adopts a Highway

Katie and Tim adopted Highway 28 right outside of Cyrus.  Katie and Tim feel it is important to give back to the community and take care of the great outdoors that they greatly enjoy! Please take the opportunity to pick up trash; we are all responsible for the care of this great land.

Adopt a Highway 2013

Mighty and Katie competed in the 2012 National Amateur Championship!

Doorcreek Chance’s Mighty Me

“Mighty” Dog #27
Owner: Katie Renee Gorecki and Chuck Nelson
Handler: Katie Gorecki

Katie handled Mighty thru all 5 land series of the National Amateur Championship in Ogden, Utah; November 12-15, 2012.  Katie is very proud of Mighty’s performance.  Katie was accompanied by Peter McAnally out to Utah where he played an important role as support staff.  THANK YOU PETER!




Congratulations Mighty!!

Mighty placed 3rd in the Stillwater Valley field trial on February 18th and 19th with Chuck Nelson running her.  She is now qualified to run at the National Amateur Championships in Ogden, Utah.  Way to go Chuck and Mighty; Katie and Tim are very PROUD!!



Katie’s Field Trialing Schedule: Spring 2015


Miata: Pregnant/ Puppies


Micro: TBD


West Allis, Arena Wisconsin, Amateur Stakes handled by Katie
Minnesota Heartland English Springer Spaniel Club, Owatonna Minnesota, Amateur Stakes handled by Katie
Central Wisconsin, Arena Wisconsin, Amateur Stakes handled by Katie
Minnesota English Springer Spaniel Club, Owatonna Minnesota, Amateur Stakes handled by Katie


Minnesota English Springer Spaniel Club, Owatonna Minnesota, Amateur Stakes handled by Katie


Epi: TBD

Congratulations to Katie on being published in the NRA magazine Insight!