Four Points Retriever Club July 15-16 2017 NAHRA Hunt Test

Licensed NAHRA Hunting Retriever Field Test

Saturday July 15, 2017
AND
Sunday July 16, 2017

Hunt Location:
TKO Kennel, 4877 - 150th Street NW
Clearwater, MN

Entries Close: Wednesday, July 5, 2017 11:59:59 PM Eastern Time(ET)

Four Points Retriever Club
www.nahrainvatational.com

OPEN TO ALL DOGS OF ALL ELIGIBLE BREEDS
This hunt is held under the rules of the North American Hunting Retriever Association, Inc.

Dual entries are permitted for Started/Hunter – Hunter/Intermediate – Intermediate/Senior

Field Test Schedule & Entry Fees: Saturday July 15, 2017
Category Fee Start Judges
     
Started  $55 8:00 AM Terry Strege Sandy Zandlo
Intermediate  $65 8:00 AM Terry Strege Sandy Zandlo
Hunter  $60 8:00 AM Tom Johnston Ray Esboldt
Senior  $70 8:00 AM Tom Johnston Ray Esboldt

Field Test Schedule & Entry Fees: Sunday July 16, 2017
Category Fee Start Judges
     
Started  $55 8:00 AM Tom Johnston Steve Silk
Intermediate  $65 8:00 AM Tom Johnston Steve Silk
Hunter  $60 8:00 AM Dan Hove Patsy Hove
Senior  $70 8:00 AM Dan Hove Patsy Hove


ADDITIONAL Fees
-Non-NAHRA Members add $ 7 per entry

Birds:
ducks, pheasants, or chukars

Entries Close: Wednesday, July 5, 2017at 11:59 P.M. Eastern Time(ET)

ENTER ONLINE AT:

OR
SEND ENTRIES & PAYMENT TO:
HUNTSECRETARY.COM
P.O. BOX 1704
DENISON, TX 75021
Welcome Statement

The Four Points Retriever Club will hold a 2-day NAHRA Licensed Hunting Retriever Field Test (Senior – Intermediate – Hunter – Started Stakes) on July 15th & 16th, 2017 at TKO Retrievers Boarding & Training, Clearwater, MN. Check-in will begin at 7:00 A.M. at the test headquarters each day. A banquet is planned for Saturday after the test (pre-payment is available here on huntsecretary).

Field Test Committee
Field Test Chairman
Dick Ofstedal
320-241-0559
firestormchase@yahoo.com
1148 E 161st
MN
South Haven
55382
Field Test Secretary
Paul Agranoff
28797 Navajo St NW
Isanti,MN 55040
763-245-6580
pagranof@gmail.com
Head MarshalKathy Ofstedal320-558-2239
Gun CaptainAndrew Thompson612-581-9907
Bird StewardTed Esboldt651-206-6184
PRIZES
Rosette Ribbons in all categories

ADDITIONAL Field Test INFORMATION

Discounts available:

1. NAHRA Member Discount: The entry fees shown reflect a $7 discount for NAHRA members off the regular entry fee. Your NAHRA membership must be current to qualify for this rate. All non-NAHRA members must add an additional $7 to each entry submitted at huntsecretary.com.

2. FPRC “First-Timer” Handlers: All dog handlers entering a dog for the first time in a FPRC test may enter a dog in any stake listed above are eligible for a 50% rebate of their first entry fee in a FPRC NAHRA Hunt Test (50% rebate is for 1 dog on 1 day of the test; subsequent entries are at full price).. To be eligible the handler must handle the dog in each series of the test or until they are eliminated from further participation by the judges. All First-Time handlers must register as a "First-Timer" with the Hunt Test Secretary during check-in. A rebate check will be sent to the handler within two weeks of the test completion.

3. Junior handler: All dog handlers 17 years of age or younger are eligible for a 50% rebate of their entry fees for this FPRC NAHRA Hunt Test. To be eligible the handler must handle the dog in each series of the test or until they are eliminated from further participation by the judges. Each youth handler is limited to one rebate per stake entered. All youth handlers must register as a "Youth Handler" with the Hunt Test Secretary during check-in. A rebate check will be sent to the handler (or handler's guardian) within two weeks of the test completion.

Regulations

1. The field test will be conducted in accordance with NAHRA regulations.
2. Bitches in season are not allowed on the test grounds.
3. NO consumption of alcoholic beverages is allowed on the test grounds during the Field Test.
4. Dark, camouflaged and/or blaze orange customary hunting attire is required for all handlers, spectators, and field workers. White clothing is prohibited.
5. Training aids (bumpers) may be used only in designated areas.
6. Drive only on designated roads or areas on test grounds and pick up trash.
7. Spectators and other handlers will be required to keep noise and distractions to a minimum when a handler and dog are running a test.
8. Handlers will provide their own duck/goose calls and hip boots/waders.

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

Refunds are available for scratches made prior to the closing date, bitches in season, and injured dogs. Request for refunds must be accompanied by a written veterinarian statement stating the reason for withdrawals within 10 days after completion of the field test. Scratch fee: $25 per entry (after draw). There is no refund for no-shows. Entries not scratched for cause prior to the start of each days scheduled test are considered no shows.

EVENT EMERGENCY AND VETERINARIAN INFORMATIONGranite City Pet Hospital (320) 252-0277
Affliated Emergency Veterinary Service, 320-258-3481, 4180 Thielman Lane, St. Cloud,


ACCOMMODATIONS

Americas Best Value Inn 945 MN-24, Clearwater, MN 55320, (320) 558-2221
Crossings by GrandStay® – Becker / Big Lake / Monticello 14435 Bank St, Becker, MN 55308, (763) 262-7700
Holiday Inn Express & Suites St. Cloud, 4322 Clearwater Rd, St Cloud, MN 56301, (320) 240-8000
Americanna Inn 320-252-8700 Highway 10, St. Cloud


LUNCH INFORMATION

NOTE: Concessions will not be available on the test grounds and nearby dining/food options are limited. Bring your own snacks, beverages, and lunch.


TAILGATE INFORMATION

A Hunt Test Banquet is planned for Saturday after the test. Everyone (handlers, family, and friends) are invited to attend this event.
• Saturday’s Banquet will include a great meal and raffle. Cost for the banquet is $15 per person (children under 10 are free). Advanced payment for Saturday’s Banquet is available here on the huntsecretary.com website, but not required.
• To help us plan appropriately, please let us know if you and your group plan to attend the Saturday evening dinner event.

PREPAID INFORMATION

Cost: $15

Field Test LOCATION/Map/Directions

Clearwater, MN



• From the East or the West, take I-94 to Exit 183, County Road 8 (Hasty/Silver Creek).
• Take County Road 8 south towards Silver Creek. Take the first right turn onto 148th Street NW. This will be the south frontage road between the interstate and the truck stop. This road becomes 150th Street NW.
• The test site will be on the left-hand side of the road...watch for signs.

MAIL-IN FORM

NORTH AMERICAN HUNTING RETRIEVER ASSOCIATION

Four Points Retriever Club July 15-16 2017 NAHRA Hunt Test
Saturday July 15, 2017
AND
Sunday July 16, 2017

Please Enter Event 1:
One Entry per form Started Hunter Intermediate Senior
Is Dog Registered?
   Yes           No
REG# or FTN#
Registry:

Date of Birth:

Male   Female
Reg Name:

Call Name:

Breed:

Color:

Breeder:

Sire:

Dam:

Handler:

Name of Owner:

Address

City:

State

Zip

Is Owner A MEMBER OF NAHRA?    YES      NO
NAHRA membership Number:

Exp Date:

Signature of Owner or Agent:


Phone Number:



JUDGES INITIALS                         QUALIFIED:     YES    NO
1.
Dog Number:
2.
                   OFFICIAL USE ONLY

Entries Close: Wednesday, July 5, 2017at 11:59 P.M. Eastern Time(ET)

Send Entries & Payment to:
HUNTSECRETARY.COM
P.O. BOX 1704
DENISON, TX 75021