Puppies! Puppies! Puppies!

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Maggie whelped 7 healthy puppies on October 26th; 4 Liver & White Females and 3 Liver & White Males.  Katie and Tim welcomed them all with exuberant “Happy Birthdays!”
Micro whelped 8 healthy puppies on October 29th; 4 Liver & White Females and 4 Liver and White Males.  Katie and Tim sang them all “Happy Birthday” as they came into the world!

Dam: Harvest Hunters Maggie May of Doorcreek

Sire: AFC Whisky Rivers Itchy Trigger Finger

Dam: Harvest Hunters SoBe’s Micro Me

Sire: AFC Whisky Rivers Itchy Trigger Finger

Meet Maggie’s Litter Here!

Meet Micro’s Litter Here!


Miata x Kane Fall 2015 Puppies Group Resized and Cropped

Miata whelped 6 healthy fat puppies on November 20th.  She had:2 Liver & White Males and 4 Liver & White Females.  Tim welcomed them into the world singing loudly “Happy Birthday!” He thinks they all look like little Holstein cows.

Dam: Paragon Farms Mazda Miata
Sire: Harvest Hunters Furious Kane

Meet Miata’s Litter Here!

Congratulations Mino!

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Harvest Hunters SoBe’s Tiny Mino; call name “Mino,” had a great fall season! Katie ran her in the puppy stakes; Mino ran in 5 puppy stakes and placed 5 different times! Congratulations Katie and Mino!
Sire: AFC Whisky Rivers Itchy Trigger Finger
Dam: Doorcreek’s SoBe Energizer

Tim Takes Command!

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CPT Timothy W Gorecki is now a company commander of a unit in the Minnesota National Guard.  Katie is excited and proud to stand next to Tim while he serves in this position.  Congratulations Tim!

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 Amateur stake in Owatonna, Minnesota. WAY TO GO little Mighty; You did it!

Katie and Tim Celebrate 12 Years of Marriage!

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Katie and Tim celebrate their 12th Anniversary. They were married on September 20th, 2003 at Fort Snelling Memorial Chapel.

Congratulations Epi!

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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!

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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 Participates in the Pope County Pheasant Restoration Youth Day

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Katie, Maggie, and Epi 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 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!!




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