2nd* Annual  ASCNE

*Sanction pending


June 10-11, 2006

Collinswood K-9 Services

Auburn, MA

(508) 832-9394 (training center)

2 Conformation shows each day

All-Breed Obedience both days (limit 50 entries per day)

All breeds may compete in these trials.  Sits and downs held after regular exercises.




 Conformation--AM: ASCA Breeder Judge Heather Herron (Adrian, MI)

                  PMSandra Walker (Stow, MA)

   Obedience --  Don Thornton (Hampden, MA)


  Conformation--AM: Candace Mogavero (Pedrickton, NJ)

                   PM: ASCA Breeder Judge Rick Gann (Arlington, TX)

    Obedience --  Sandra Walker (Stow, MA)


Obedience (pre-entry only) entries (Novice A & B, Open, Utility A&B) and Conformation pre-entries Open April 17 and Close May 28Obedience $15. Per entry (limit 50 entries)

Conformation Fees:. Juniors $3 per show or $10 for all 4 shows for the same Junior on the same dog.

Non-regular (2-4, 4-6 puppies) are $10/show or $35/all 4 shows on same puppy.

Pre-Entries for regular and altered classes are $48 for all 4 shows for the same dog.

Pre-Entries mailed to:  Sheila Dolan, 80 Reutemann Road, North Stonington, CT  06359  (860) 535-1159  sheZDolan@aol.com   

Day of show regular and altered classes are $15. per class  Non-Regular classes are $12.

Obedience begins at 8:30AM. AM Conformation 9:00 Entries taken 7:30 to 8:30 am. PM Conformation 1:30  Entries taken 12:00 to 1:00 pm

Junior Showmanship, 2-4, 4-6, Altered and all Regular classes

All Australian Shepherds over the age of 6 months must be registered.


Effective January 1, 2004: All dogs six (6) months and older must have an individual ASCA registration or LEP number or and ASCA tracking number to compete in ASCA sanctioned Obedience Trials. A dog will be allowed to be shown at the trial where the handler applies for an ASCA tracking number. The handler will be issued a receipt by the Registration table valid for sixty (60) days to allow the Business Office time to issue the tracking number. Photo copies or originals of registration or tracking number papers must be presented to the Registration Table upon request when entering ASCA sanctioned Obedience Trials. Please visit www.asca.org for information and forms.



Guaranteed tons of fun…LOTS of wonderful prizes…..$5/person catered lunch plus FREE cold soda and water both Saturday and Sunday.  


*Hotels that accept dogs:

Baymont Inn 444 Southbridge St, Auburn, MA (1.74 miles away) 508-832-7000

Days Inn 889 Boston Tpke Route 9, Shrewsbury, MA (11.55 miles away) 508-842-8500

Super 8 358 Main St, Sturbridge, MA (12.22 miles away) 508-347-9000

Days Inn 66 Haynes St, Sturbridge, MA (12.57 miles away) 508-347-3391

Best Western New Boston Rd Us20, Sturbridge, MA 508-347-9121

Econo Lodge 682 Main St, Sturbridge, MA (14.30 miles away) 508-347-2324


**There are MANY hotels very close to the show site….the above are just a few suggestions that were listed as accepting dogs. 



From Mass Pike:  Take EXIT 10 toward I-395/AUBURN/I-290/WORCESTER. 0.3 miles 

Take the RT-12 S/RT-20 W exit toward CHARLTON/STURBRIDGE. 0.2 miles

Merge onto SOUTHBRIDGE ST/MA-12. 0.5 miles

(second traffic light) Turn RIGHT onto WEST ST. 0.5 miles  (Pools and Cues on right, Outback Steakhouse on left)

Collinswood K-9 Services is 0.5 miles on the left


From Hartford:

Merge onto I-84 E toward BOSTON  44.1 miles


Continue from directions above


*If you did not have the pleasure of attending this show last year or enjoying Collinswood K-9 Services yet, you are in for a real treat!  Thank you to Terri Collins for inviting ASCNE back to hold the 2nd Annual Colors of Summer at her A+ facility!!!


Photography by  Robin Gardell


To volunteer J or for further information please contact:

 Keli Gaunt  absolootaussies@aol.com or 413-374-7807