Heart of America Newfoundland Club
Updated December 15, 2014

Welcome to the Heart of America Newfoundland Club, also known as HANC.We are a gathering of people Iowa, Kansas, Missouri,
Nebraska, and Oklahoma (and a few other states) who live with and-or love Newfoundland Dogs. Within this website,
we offer information pertaining to our Club and many activities we pursue with our dogs.

Latest (November) issue of Newfangled News, November, 2014
September issue of Newfangled News September, 2014
"Heartline" ("Newfangled News") July, 2014

Newly Updated 2014 Calendar (September, 2014)

Bear is seeking his "forever" home. Can you help him?
Please click here for more information.

Upcoming Events

Plaza Holiday Walk
December 20, 2014, 6:00 p.m.
Country Club Plaza, Kansas City
We will be meeting in front of Three Dog Bakery (at 6:00 p.m.)
Bring your Newfoundland and walk the Plaza to celebrate the holiday season.
Get in the holiday spirit and decorate your dog, or pull a decorated cart
Contact Gretchen Hartman for more information: Gretchen_hartman@yahoo.com

Annual Board Meeting
January 10, 2015, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
At the home of Suzi Bidwell
Everyone is welcome.
Please bring a dish to share with soup.

2015 HANC Draft Tests
March 21 & 22, 2015 (pending NCA approval)
The Park at Claircrest, Pleasant Hill, MO
Judges: Gary Walker & Mark Iken

Please click here for information about a parade wagon raffle.


Please meet the our newest Happy Tails Newfs,
Ellie, Spirit and Jett





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Please visit out new page, Happy Tails, where you can find stories of Newfoundlands who have found "forever" homes through HANC Rescue.

Please enjoy Suzi Bidwell's beautiful piece about living with senior Newfs.

If you have any questions about Newfoundlands, please e-mail "Ask HANC."


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Newfs Available for Adoption
Updated November 6, 2014

Calendar Membership Ways and Means "Heart Line" "Happy Tails"
Updated March 1, 2012


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