Minnesota Hunting Spaniel Association 2019 Fall Spaniel Hunt Test

American Kennel Club Licensed Spaniel Hunt Test

Saturday August 31, 2019 (Event# 2019446205)
AND
Sunday September 1, 2019 (Event# 2019446206)

Event Location:
Good Go-Ing
Baldwin, WI


Entries Close: Tuesday, August 20, 2019 11:59:59 PM Eastern Time(ET)

Minnesota Hunting Spaniel Association
www.mnhuntingspaniel.com

OPEN TO AKC ELIGIBLE BREEDS OF SPANIELS/RETRIEVERS (listed below)
This Spaniel Hunt Test is held under the Rules and Procedures of the American Kennel Club.

Eligible Breeds for Spaniel Hunting Tests: Airedale Terriers, American Water Spaniels, Boykin Spaniels, Chesapeake Bay Retrievers, Clumber Spaniels, Cocker Spaniels, Curly-Coated Retrievers, English Cocker Spaniels, English Springer Spaniels,Field Spaniels, Flat-Coated Retrievers, Golden Retrievers, Irish Water Spaniels, Labrador Retrievers, Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retrievers(Feb 1, 2019), Poodles - Standard and Miniature, Sussex Spaniels, and Welsh Springer Spaniels.
All dogs must be six months of age or over on the day of the Hunting Test.

Event Schedule & Entry Fees: Saturday August 31, 2019 (AM)
Stake Entries Fee Start Judges *Denotes Apprentice Judge
Master  **see below $55 8:00 AM Dawn Schuster Curt Poquette
Senior  **see below $55 8:00 AM Dawn Schuster Curt Poquette
Junior  **see below $55 8:00 AM Dawn Schuster Curt Poquette

Event Schedule & Entry Fees: Sunday September 1, 2019 (AM)
Stake Entries Fee Start Judges *Denotes Apprentice Judge
Master  **see below $55 8:00 AM Dawn Schuster Curt Poquette
Senior  **see below $55 8:00 AM Dawn Schuster Curt Poquette
Junior  **see below $55 8:00 AM Dawn Schuster Curt Poquette

**EVENT LIMIT INFORMATION
1st Event Day (2019446205) will be considered FULL when the TOTAL number of the entries in ALL Stakes for that day reach 30.
2nd Event Day (2019446206) will be considered FULL when the TOTAL number of the entries in ALL Stakes for that day reach 30.

Entries Close: Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at 11:59 P.M. Eastern Time(ET)

ENTER ONLINE AT:

OR
Mail ENTRIES & PAYMENT TO:
  Hunt Sec LLC
708 CR 3140
Crockett, TX 75835

ENTRIES CLOSE: Tuesday, August 20, 2019 11:59:59 PM Eastern Time(ET)

CLUB Event Secretary

Karen Larson
416 Ortloff Trl NW
Watertown, MN 55388
612-382-5192
rustang43@gmail.com

For Mailed entries make checks payable to:  Hunt Sec
For Mailed entries, please include the $4.00 Service/Entry Fee per dog/ per entry.

*$4.00 fee per dog/ per stake entry below $100
*$4.50 fee per dog/ per stake entry $100 - $145

WELCOME STATEMENT

The Minnesota Hunting Spaniel Association invites you to join us for our two Fall 2019 AKC Licensed Spaniel Hunting Tests to be held on Saturday, August 31st & Sunday, Sept 1st at Good Go Ing Hunt Club in Baldwin, WI.
We invite you to stay and join us for a Potluck dinner after the test on Saturday. We will be grilling the birds from the day's shoot. Please bring something to share (preferably salad, veggies or desert) or contribute $5 per person toward the meal. After the Potluck we will have our traditional raffle for great prizes. If you would like to contribute a prize to the raffle, please give it to the chair or secretary prior to dinner. Plan on joining us for a good time.

CLUB OFFICERS

President: Bethann Wiley

Vice-President: Curt Poquette

Treasurer: Lynn Lynch

Secretary: Karen Larson

EVENT COMMITTEE
Event Chairman
Aaron Moore
5201 Waterbury Road
Mound, MN 55364
612-638-8198
aarongmoore@gmail.com
Event Secretary
Karen Larson
416 Ortloff Trl NW
Watertown, MN 55388
612-382-5192
rustang43@gmail.com
Committee MemberMs. Linda Simon
Committee MemberMr. Kim Wiley
Committee MemberMs. Karen Larson
Committee MemberMr. Aaron Moore
Committee MemberMrs. Susan Schwope
Committee MemberMr. Mark Schwope
PRIZES
Qualifying dogs will receive official AKC rosette ribbons.

BIRDS
Chukars or Pheasants

ADDITIONAL EVENT INFORMATION


All participants and spectators MUST wear an article of blaze orange, no smaller than a hat, while in the field. A vest, shirt or jacket is preferred.

Only flat collars are allowed on the test grounds.

Smoking will not be allowed in the fields.

Severe training, correcting, or disciplining of dogs will not be permitted on the Hunt Test Grounds.

Please bring adequate water for your dogs and yourself. Be prepared to provide water for your dog while in the field.

EVENT EMERGENCY AND VETERINARIAN INFORMATION
Emergency Contact: Kim Wiley (651)323-0888

Local Veterinarian: Baldwin Veterinary Center 390 8th Ave Baldwin, WI 54002 (715)684-3216

Local Hospital/Ambulance: Baldwin Area Medical Center 730 10th Ave Baldwin, WI 54002 (715)684-3311 or 911

St. Croix County Sheriff: (715)381-4320 or 911

DRAWINGS/RUNNING ORDER

Drawings will take place at Huntsecretary.com 8:00 AM ET on 8/21/2019. The Running Order will be electronically randomized and adjusted slightly to accommodate handlers running multiple dogs.

 

SCRATCHES
Scratches prior to closing date will be refunded by HuntSecretary.com unless Club Scratch Policy below states otherwise.
 
After the closing date, all scratches will be handled based on the Club Scratch Policy specified below.
 
Club Scratch Policy

Entry fees will not be refunded in the event a dog is absent, disqualified, excused by the judge or barred from the test by action of the hunt test committee.
entry fees will be refunded minus a $5 handling charger per day for bitches in season or dogs injured after the closing date if a veterinarian certificate is presented to the hunt test secretary.
No entry fee will be refunded if the test cannot be opened or completed by reason of riots, civil disturbance, an act of God, public emergency, act of a public enemy, or any other cause beyond the control of the committee.


ACCOMMODATIONS

Listed below are hotels & motels in the area. Please make your reservations early and remember to check their pet policy.

AmericInn Baldwin (715) 684-5888 or (800) 634-3444
500 Baldwin Plaza Drive, Baldwin, WI

Super 8 Baldwin (715) 684-2700 or (800) 454-3213
805 Energy Street, Baldwin, WI 54002


LUNCH INFORMATION

We invite you to stay and join us for a Potluck dinner after the test on Saturday. We will be grilling the birds from the day's shoot. Please bring something to share (preferably a salad, veggies or desert) or contribute $5 per person toward the meal. Any leftovers from Saturday's potluck will be served on Sunday after the test.


TAILGATE INFORMATION

We will have our traditional raffle for great prizes!! If you would like to contribute a prize to the raffle, please give it to the chair or secretary prior to Saturday nights dinner. Plan on joining us for a good time!!

Event LOCATION / MAP / DIRECTIONS

Good Go-Ing
Baldwin, WI




Official American Kennel Club ® FIELD TRIAL or HUNT TEST Form

Club:

Date(s):

Event#

Location:
Event type:
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Enter In Stake/test:

Retriever Trials ONLY this dog is qualified for (check answer):
Limited All Age Stake: YES NO          Restricted All-Age Stake: YES  No         Special All Age Stake: YES NO
AKC Number:

Foreign & List Country:

I enclose Entry Fees:
In  Amount of:
(please add $4 per dog/stake
for HS Fees)
Full Name
of Dog:
Breed:
Reg# :
       
Call Name:
Sex:
        
Date of Birth:
Sire:
Dam:
Name of
Breeder:
Actual
Owner(s):
Owner's
Address:
City: State: Zip:
Name of Owner's
Agent/Handler
Agent/Handler's
Address:
City: State: Zip:
AKC Rules, Regulations, Policies and Guidelines are available
on the American Kennel Club website:
www.akc.org
AGREEMENT

 I certify that I am the actual owner of the dog, or that I am the duly authorized agent of the actual owner whose name I have entered above. In consideration of the acceptance of this entry, I (we) agree to abide by the rules and regulations of The American Kennel Club in effect at the time of this event, and any additional rules and regulations appearing in the premium list of this event and entry form and any decision made in accord with them. I (we) agree that the club holding this event has the right to refuse this entry for cause which the club shall deem sufficient. I (we) certify and represent that the dog entered is not a hazard to persons or other dogs. In consideration of the acceptance of this entry and of the holding of this event and of the opportunity to have the dog judged and to win prizes, ribbons, or trophies, I (we) agree to hold the AKC, the event-giving club, their members, directors, governors, officers, agents, superintendents or event secretary and the owner and/or lessor of the premises and any provider of services that are necessary to hold this event and any employees or volunteers of the aforementioned parties, and any AKC approved judge, judging at this event, harmless from any claim for loss or injury which may be alleged to have been caused directly or indirectly to any person or thing by the act of this dog while in or about the event premises or grounds or near any entrance thereto, and I (we) personally assume all responsibility and liability for any such claim; and I (we) further agree to hold the aforementioned parties harmless from any claim for loss, injury or damage to this dog. Additionally, I (we) hereby assume the sole responsibility for and agree to indemnify, defend and save the aforementioned parties harmless from any and all loss and expense (including legal fees) by reason of the liability imposed by law upon any of the aforementioned parties for damage because of bodily injuries, including death at any time resulting therefrom, sustained by any person or persons, including myself (ourselves), or on account of damage to property, arising out of or in consequence of my (our) participation in this event, however such, injuries, death or property damage may be caused, and whether or not the same may have been caused or may be alleged to have been caused by the negligence of the aforementioned parties or any of their employees, agents, or any other person. I (we) agree that the determination of whether the injury is serious shall be made by the event veterinarian and is binding on me (us). I (WE) AGREE THAT ANY CAUSE OF ACTION, CONTROVERSY OR CLAIM ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE ENTRY, EXHIBITION OR ATTENDANCE AT THE EVENT BETWEEN THE AKC AND THE EVENT-GIVING CLUB (UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED IN THIS PREMIUM LIST) AND MYSELF (OURSELVES) OR AS TO THE CONSTRUCTION, INTERPRETATION AND EFFECT OF THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE SETTLED BY ARBITRATION PURSUANT TO THE APPLICABLE RULES OF THE AMERICAN ARBITRATION ASSOCIATION. HOWEVER, PRIOR TO ARBITRATION ALL APPLICABLE AKC BYLAWS, RULES, REGULATIONS AND PROCEDURES MUST FIRST BE FOLLOWED AS SET FORTH IN THE AKC CHARTER AND BYLAWS, RULES, REGULATIONS, PUBLISHED POLICIES AND GUIDELINES.

Signature of owner or his
agent duly authorized to make this entry:

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Send Mailed Entries & Payment to:*** 
Hunt Sec LLC
708 CR 3140
Crockett, TX 75835

** Please note:  All Mailed entries will be opened randomly the morning after an event opens (for everyone).
Please include $4.00 per dog/entry.