2014 TSDA Sheepdog Finals ~ Nov. 14 -16 , 2014

Stephenville, TX


Trial Host: Pat Ashcraft

Entries Open: 10/15/2014
Entry Deadline: 11/01/2014
Mail Entries To: TSDA 2915 Anderson Lane, Crawford, TX 76638

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Classes


  (Entry/Payback) Trials    
Open $50.00 / $40.00 2 Combined Scores Double Lift Final
Open Ranch $50.00 / $40.00 2 Combined Scores
Ranch $50.00 / $40.00 2 Combined Scores
Novice $50.00 / $40.00 2 Combined Scores
Nursery $50.00 / $40.00 2 Combined Scores
* 3 dogs per handler per class

Judges

Angie Coker-Sells - OK
Bruce Fogt - OH

Trial Information

TSDA Sanctioned
Trial Secretary: Francis Raley

 

Sheep replacement charge:  $250.00

Trial start time Friday morning is daylight.  9 am on Saturday & Sunday.  Open Ranch will begin after 7 or 8 open runs.

Pat Ashcraft has invited all handlers Friday night the 14th before the "silent auction" for dinner.  She will need a head count by noon on Friday.  There will be a sign up sheet in the barn so please sign the sheet.  EVERYONEONE IS WELCOME

Concession stand only on Friday, will have some continental breakfast each morning

First go round of all classes on Friday, 40% run back in Ranch, and all 4 novice entries on small field on Saturday.  40% run back  of Open Ranch & Nursery in the big field on Saturday.  40% run back (double lift) of Open on Sunday.

TSDA web site  www.texassheepdogassoc.org         Finals web site  www.txsheepdogfinals.com

Mike Hanley from KY will replace Gary Westbrook and one of the judges.  

Annual meeting is Sat. Nov. 15th, cost of the meal is $10.00  TSDA will pay for half of the meal out of the silent auction money.  Please sent in for meals with your entry fee.  For those who are not entering a dog sent banquet money to TSDA, 2915 Anderson Ln., Crawford, TX.  76638.  Must order your meal ticket prior to finals.  Please make seperate checks for entry fees and meal ticket.American Best Motel is full for the weekend of Nov. 13 - 15th so make your reservations early.  The banquet is at the same place as last year, the Legends Country Club.

American Best Motel is full for the weekend of Nov. 13 - 15 except of the 17 blocked rooms for TSDA members.  So MAKE reservation now.  Make sure you tell them you are with TSDA.

The Legends Country Club 


Judges:  Angie Sells, OK      Mike hanley, KY
Classes:  There will be one run with 40% run back for the finals.

Once again it is time to think about what you can do to help support TSDA. You can do this by taking part in our yearly Silent Auction that will be held on Friday Night of the finals. Bring you items to me by noon on Friday and I will display them. Thanks Vicki Riley

 

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

17 rooms blocked  for Nov. 13-16.
Room rate $45.00
Conformation - Texas Sheep Dog Association
Deadline to book rooms will be Nov. 7, 2014

When you call to book room please mention you are with Texas Sheepdog Association.

Linda Spindor is buying a dog handler sponsor or maybe more for $50 and is challenging each member to do the same this money will go to added money for the finals. Everyone get on board here and send your sponsor money to Linda Spindor at 23450 N US Hwy 377 Stephenville, Texas 76401 and make your checks out to TSDA.