2013 TSDA Sheepdog Finals ~ Nov. 22 -24 , 2013

Stephenville, TX

Contact: Francis Raley (e) raleyfrancis@gmail.com (p) 254-486-2500
Trial Host: Pat Ashcraft

Entries Open: 09/23/2013
Entry Deadline: 11/01/2013
Mail Entries To: TSDA 2915 Anderson Lane, Crawford, TX 76638
Cancellation Deadline: 11/11/2013

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Classes


  (Entry/Payback) Trials    
Open $50.00 / $40.00 1 Combined Scores Double Lift Final
Open Ranch $50.00 / $40.00 1 Combined Scores
Ranch $50.00 / $40.00 1 Combined Scores
Novice $50.00 / $40.00 1 Combined Scores
Nursery $50.00 / $40.00 1 Combined Scores
* 3 dogs per handler per class

Class Order: Friday: Open handlers meeting 6:45, first dog on field at 7 am. Walking the field must be done the evening before. Open Ranch, handlers meeting 8:45, first dog on field at 9 am.

Judges

Bevis Jordan - England
Ellen Skillings - CA

Trial Information

TSDA Sanctioned
Trial Secretary: Francis Raley

Replacement sheep cost:  $200.00

Web Site for State Finals is http://www.txsheepdogfinals.com/ 

there will be breakfast and lunch concessions during the finals.

The Legends Country Club needs a head count for the TSDA banquet to be held on Saturday night, 11/23/13.   There is no charge for members and spouses.  By 7:00 P.M. on Thursday, 11/14/13, please call or email Allen Mills if you, your spouse and/or a guest plan to attend the banquet, and if so, indicate your preference of chicken fried steak or roasted chicken breast.   mills@centex.net  325-245-5861

Dennis Birchall will judge the first go-round of Open/Nursery - Bevis Jordan the 2nd go-round of Open/Nursery.

Open:  Handlers meeting Friday 6:45 am - first dog on field at 7 am.  Walking the field must be done the evening before trial. 

Open Ranch:  Handlers meeting 8:45, first dog on field at 9 am.  Ranch then Novice will follow the Open Ranch Class.
All handlers will be to be at trial site on Friday the 22nd for their first run.  

Classes:  OR, Ranch, Novice & Nursery  will have two runs, scores added together to determine placings.  Open, two runs with a 40% run back for double Lift on Sunday to determine placings.  

Annual Meeting & banquet Saturday evening Nov. 23rd at Legends Country Club, 137 Ben Hogan Dr, Stephenville, TX  76401.   No Charge  for members & spouses.  The cost of the meal will be $19.16 tax and tip included for non members.

The Country Club needs a head count for the TSDA banquet to be held on Saturday night, 11/23/13.   By 7:00 P.M. on Thursday, 11/14/13,  please call or email Allen Mills if you plan to attend the banquet, and if so, indicate your preference of chicken fried steak or roasted chicken breast.   mills@centex.net or 325-245-5861

Pat Ashcraft is inviting member/spouses to  a social hour and dinner on Friday night along with the silent auction in her barn.  the meal is provided by Pat.  Chef Westley will be serving his fantastic pecan smoked brisket, cowboy beana, poncho villa potatoes, tortilla chips, fresh salsa, dessert and coffe or tea.  Everyone is welcome.  Please plan to attend.

 

 

 

 

 


 

Directions

From the intersection of US Hwy 67 and 281 (Hard Eight BQ on the nw corner).  Take US Hwy 67 toward Glen Rose.  Go approximately 5 miles and turn left on CR 175.  Go to first entrance on right.


GPS Address: 561 PR 1220, Stephenville, TX 76401

Hotel Information

American Best Value Cross Timbers Motel.
Phone # 254-968-2114

Confirmation # 25216
Rate $45.00 per night
When you call to book room please mention you are with Texas Sheepdog Association.
Deadline for booking room will be Thursday Nov. 14,2013.

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