Trials

THCSDA Sponsored Trials

Aggie #2 Stock Dog Trial

August. 20, 2017

College Station, TX

This year THCSDA will host the Aggie #2 SDT in College Station. This is day two of a two day trial weekend. This is held in a air conditioned pavilion and is a judged arena trial. volunteers are needed.

USBCHA & TSDA Sanctioned

Trial Secretary: Frances Raley - f.raley@att.net

Contact: Joann Hardy  979-412-3161, jhardy@cvm.tamu.edu

  • 1 Day, 2 Trials; 2 entry fees
  • ENTRIES OPEN: 7-1-2017
  • ENTRIES CLOSE: 8-5-2017
  • Handler’s Meeting: 7:45 AM
  • Start Time: 8:00 AM
  • Judges: TBD
  • Course Director – Jo Anne Hardy 979-412-3161, jhardy@cvm.tamu.edu
  • Entry Fees: $45.00 per class/trial
  • Payback:  All, after expenses.
  • For Aggie 2 OR + N ARE NOT combined.
  • CLASS RUN ORDER:  Open Ranch 1, Open Ranch 1, Nursery 1, Ranch 1, Novice 1, then Ranch 2, Novice 2,  Open 2, Open Ranch 2, Nursery 2
  • Limit:  50 Runs per trial limit. Limit of 2 dogs per class/per handler. If 50 entries are reach, you will be placed on a wait list.
  • 2 dogs per handler, per class, unless 50 run limit  is not filled.
  • Sheep replacement fee 300.00
  • Mail Entries To: Make checks payable to THCSDA, 2915 Anderson Lane Crawford, TX 76638
  • Awards will be given to the High Point Combined Score from the 2 trials for each of the classes (Open, Open Ranch, Nursery, Ranch, Novice)
  • BYO drinks, side dish and share finger food potluck for each day.

Location:  Louis Pearce Pavillion, 555 George Bush Drive West (Corner of George Bush Blvd. and Penberthy Blvd.) College Station, TX 77840.

Joanne has indicated that she will give a tour of the Large Animal Vet School facilities on Saturday night if anyone is interested.

Directions: if coming from north of College Station, take Hwy 6 south to Bryan.  Turn right onto FM 2818.  Turn left onto George Bush Dr.  Travel approximately three quarters  of a mile.  The pavilion will be on the left, across from the George Bush Library.
From the south, via Hwy 6 N, turn left onto fm 2818.  Turn right onto George Bush Dr.
After approximately three quarters of a mile, the Pierce Pavilion will be on the right.

GPS Address: 555 George Bush Drive West (Corner of George Bush Blvd. and Penberthy Blvd.) College Station, Texas

Jo Anne Noble Sheepdog Trial – Burnet, TX

Oct. 7-8 , 2017

Burnet, TX

Judged Arena trial 1 trial per day - total 2 trials

Classes: Open, Open Ranch, Nursery, Ranch, Novice
Contact: Karen Trimble karentrimble1965@gmail.com/cell 210-313-9006
Trial Secretary: Vivian Christensen – vivian4302@att.net,  PH: 303 921 8653 – CELL, 254 435 3003 (H)
Entries Open: 07/01/2017
Entry Deadline: 9/25/2017
Entry Fee/ Payout: TBD (after expenses)
Open $45.00
Open Ranch $45.00
Nursery $45.00
Ranch $45.00
Novice $45.00
TRIAL INFORMATION
Start Time: 8:00 am
Handler Meeting: 7:45 am
TSDA/USBCHA  Sanctioned
Judge: Martha Howell
Classes Offered: Open, Open Ranch, Nursery, Ranch, Novice
Livestock: Dorper/Dorper Cross Hair Sheep
MAIL ENTRIES TO: Vivian Christensen, 4302 FM 1991, Meridian, TX 76665

MAKE ENTRIES TO:  Texas Hill Country Stock Dog Assoc. or THCSDA

CANCELLATION DEADLINE: 10/2/17

GAURANTEED REFUND DATE: 10/4/17

60 run limit/per day

2 dogs per handler, per class unless 60 run limit is not filled

CLASS ORDER:  Open, OR, Nursery, Ranch, Novice both trials

SHEEP REPLACEMENT FEE:  $300.00

Potluck- please bring dish for both trials/days

TRIAL LOCATION:  Burnet County Fair and Rodeo….1301 Houston Clinton Drive, Burnet, TX.  Fairgrounds are off Hwy 281.

This trial is being held in Jo Anne Noble’s honor and memory. We are hoping that this will be an annual trial and look forward to seeing all who wish to participate and support this trial.

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