Advertise in the VHD

 

Circulation & Reader Profile

  • Circulation to over 8500 NAVHDA Members
  • Over 81% of NAVHDA’s international membership has an annual income greater than $50,000.
  • Over 65% of NAVHDA’s international membership has an annual income greater than $75,000.
  • Over 42% of NAVHDA’s international membership has an annual income greater than $100,000.
  • Over 99% of the VHD readers read advertisements.
  • 62% of VHD subscribers read each issue cover-to-cover
  • 78% of NAVHDA members are influenced or inclined to purchase corporate sponsor products.
  • 38% of NAVHDA members own three or more dogs.
  • 61% of NAVHDA members own one or two dogs.
  • 86% of NAVHDA members upland bird hunt six or more days per year.
  • 42% of NAVHDA members waterfowl hunt six or more days each year.
  • Over 67% of NAVHDA members participate in other shotgun shooting sports.
  • NAVHDA members own $1,703,680 worth of electronic type collars.
  • Over 89% of NAVHDA members use an SUV or a Pick-up truck for hunting

 

Commercial Advertising Rates

1/4 Page –     Color…$155
1/2 Page –     Color…$325
Full Page –     Color…$605
Inside Back –  Color…$671
Pre-payment for advertisements may be made by credit card through the NAVHDA STORE.
Please contact the NAVHDA office, 847/253-6488, to reserve your space, to arrange payment other than through the NAVHDA Store, or to reserve space and make payment for advertisements that do not come under the above categories.

 

Member Advertising Rates

Up to 1/4 page all text Dog/Litter ad: $93
Ad: $35
VHD Classifieds (all text): $25
Pre-payment for advertisements may be made by credit card through the NAVHDA STORE.
Please contact the NAVHDA office, 847/253-6488, to reserve your space, to arrange payment other than through the NAVHDA Store, or to reserve space and make payment for advertisements that do not come under the above categories.

 

Materials & Dimensions

Print ready full page ads should be furnished as files with fonts included. Print ready ads less than a full page should be furnished as files (Pagemaker, Quark, PDF) with fonts included, or as high quality camera-ready artwork. Acceptance of artwork provided is at the discretion of the Publisher.
 
Dimensions
1/4 Page…..3 5/8″ x 4 5/8″
Horizontal 1/2 Page……7 5/8″ x 4 5/8″
Vertical 1/2 Page…3 58 x 9 5/8″
Full Page…….Bleed: 8 1/2 x 11″
     Trim: 8 1/4″ x 10 1/2″
     Live: 7 5/8″ x 9 5/8″
If materials do not fit the above specifications, production and layout work needed to prepare ads for printing will be charged to the advertiser.

 

Deadline

Advertising copy must be received 45 days prior to the month of issue.
(Example: the deadline for the June issue is April 15.)

 

Send Materials to:

NAVHDA
1114 N ARLINGTON HEIGHTS RD, STE 200
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL 60004-4751
Phone: (847) 253-6488,   Fax: (847) 255-5987

 

Design Services

Complete creative and reproduction services are available for an additional fee. Please  follow the VHD Photo Requirements if including photos or graphics.

 

Dog, Kennel, and Training Services Advertising

Advertising is accepted for trainers and kennels. Only the owner(s) of NAVHDA protected kennel names may use the protected names in ads. Selling prices of dogs will not be included in advertising.

 

Conditions

Versatile Hunting Dog magazine reserves the right to reasonably edit or refuse all material deemed unsuitable for inclusion at the discretion of the Director of Publications. Advertising does not imply endorsement of any products or services. The VHD will not accept for publication any “campaign” or “political” type ads whether from the candidate running for office or endorsement of a candidate.