ASCA Mid-Summer Stockdog Trial

August 6 and 7 2005
Riverfare Farm
301 Tyler Rd
Webster NH
Sponsored by The Australian Shepherd Club of New England
(ASCA sanctioning is pending)

Livestock will be:
3 Beef Cross cattle per run pre-entry $35 (daily maximum of 16 runs)
3-5 Cheviot and Cheviot-X sheep per run pre-entry $30 (daily maximum of 24 runs)
5 Indian Runner ducks per run pre-entry $20 (daily maximum of 20 runs)

Add $5 per run for day of trial entries if runs are still available
A maximum of 40 runs can be judged daily, so get your entries in early.

Judge: Maarten Walter

Entries will be accepted with postmarks on or after June 27, 2005
Entry fees are not refundable unless there is an entry to replace it on the waiting list.

Entries should be mailed to the course director,
Matt Mason
557 West Salisbury Rd. Salisbury, NH 03268

Make Checks payable to ASCNE
(no post dated checks will be accepted)

Saturday Trials will be Course A starting at 9 a.m.
Handlerís Meeting at 8:30 a.m.

Sunday Trials will be Course B starting at 8:30 a.m.
Handlerís Meeting at 8:00 a.m.

Both days will start with cattle runs, then ducks, then sheep
Run orders will be chosen the day of the trial
Note: Bitches in season will run in order and must be crated otherwise

ASCA Stockdog Rules and Regulations are available from ASCA at the following address: PO Box 3790 Bryan TX 77805
1-979-778-1082                
www.asca.org

  

Daily Awards: Ribbons and prizes will be presented for 1st Ė 4th on each class of stock in each division, Open Working Juniors and Junior Handlers. High in Trial ducks, sheep and cattle awards will be presented daily as well for both Aussies and Other Breed

A High Combined Aussie and High Combined Other Breed award will be presented on Sunday when both dayís scores in all classes have been totaled.

Directions:

From the South, take I 89 north to exit 7. Take a right off of the exit and travel one mile and take a left onto Rte 127 north. Follow Rte 127 north for about 3 miles and take a right onto Tyler Rd. Travel about 1.5 miles and a sign will be on the mailbox for ASCA Stockdog Trial. Take a right into the driveway.

From the North, take I 89 south to exit 7. Take a left off of the exit and follow the directions above once you take the left onto Rte 127 North.

Accommodations that allow dogs:
Horse Haven Bed and Breakfast Salisbury, NH 603-648-2101
Daniel Webster Motel Boscawen, NH 603-796-2136
Cold Brook Campground Webster,NH 603-746-3390
Keyser Pond Campground Henniker,NH 603-428-7741
Mile Away Campground Henniker, NH 603-428-7616
Thousand Acres Family Campground Franklin, NH 603-934-4440
Best Western Concord, NH 603-228-4300
Mountain Lake Inn Bradford,NH 603-938-2136
Comfort Inn Concord, NH 603-226-4100
Red Roof Inn Loudon, NH 603-225-8399

Note: All of these accommodations are within 10-30 minutes of the trial site and some have fees associated with them for the dogs.
At the trial grounds and at the accommodations, please keep your dogs leashed and clean up after them at all times 

Non-ASCA registered dogs (known as Other Breeds) that are included on the ASCA Herding Breed list can compete for placements, ribbons and prizes at this trial. However, the scores will not count towards ASCA herding titles unless the dog has an ASCA tracking number prior to the trial. These numbers can be obtained by contacting the ASCA Business Office at 1-969-778-1082