Brenham Sheep Dog Trial ~ Feb. 24 -28 , 2018

Brenham, TX

Contact: Jamie Mitchell (e) Jamie@mosslandscaping.com (p) 281-831-5600

Entries Open: 12/15/2017
Entry Deadline: 02/02/2018
Mail Entries To: TSDA 2915 Anderson Lane, Crawford, TX 76638
Cancellation Deadline: 02/14/2018


Classes


  (Entry/Payback) Trials    
Open $50.00 / After Expenses 2
Open Ranch $50.00 / After Expenses 2
Nursery $50.00 / After Expenses 2
*Open Ranch and Nursery Combined

Trial Information

USBCHA & TSDA Sanctioned
  1. Brenham Sheepdog Trial - February 24 through the 28th.
  2. USBCHA & TSDA Sanctioned
  3. 2 Open trials - entry fee $50
  4. 2 Nursery trials - entry fee $50
  5. 2 Open Ranch – trials - entry fee $50
  6. Entry Open Date Dec. 15th, deadline Feb 2nd.  No entries taken postmarked prior to Dec. 15th.  No entries taken prior to postmark of Dec. 15th.  
  7. No refunds after Feb. 14th.
  8. Open 1, Open 2 will run Saturday, Sunday and Monday or until we finish the open runs.  Nursery/Open Ranch will run together and will run after all Open runs are completed.
  9. Handlers meeting 6:45am
  10. Start time is 7:00am or as soon as daylight allows
  11. Send a separate check for the third dog
  12. Will not pay to TSDA guidelines
  13. Payout is after expenses and will include $5,000 added money. $2,000 to each Open trial and $250 to each Nursery and OR trials. Each Open run will have a separate payout for non-winners of an Open field trial. When returning your entry, please indicate if you haven’t won an Open field trial (arena trials excluded).
  14. Running on fresh Cheviot lambs from Jack Knox
  15. Due to time constraints, entries may be limited. In general, we plan to run 50 dogs per day. If we are oversubscribed, those that get their entries in early will have preference in a draw.  After 50 open entries are received entries will be put on wait list.
  16. Dry camping on site. Water is available.
  17. There are a large number of hotels in Brenham but you may want to reserve your room early.
  18. We need volunteers to help.
  19. Open judge is TBD. Planning on a judge from the UK.
  20. Brent Phelps will judge Nursery/OR
  21. Replacement Lambs $250.00
  22. I’ve created an event on my Facebook page. I’ll post updates on that page but all important info will be found here.

 

Directions

From Austin: Take Hwy 290 East toward Houston. Pass through Brenham. As you exit Brenham you will cross over Blue Bell Road. From this point, continue on Hwy 290 for 2.9 miles east until you get to Indian Paint Brush Road. There is no light or stop sign on 290 here so watch for Philips Veterinary Hospital which is on the corner and to your left. Turn left on Indian Paint Brush. Continue on Indian Paint Brush for 1.8 miles until you get to the stop sign which is Old Chappell Hill Road. Turn left on Old Chappell Hill. In 4/10th of a mile, Old Chappell Hill Road veers off to the right but you will stay straight onto Mustang Road. The trial field will be ½ mile further on your left.


From Houston: Take Hwy 290 West toward Austin. There will be a red light in Chappell Hill. From this red light, continue west for 3.7 miles until you get to Indian Paint Brush Road. Philips Veterinary Hospital is on the corner and to your right. Turn right on Indian Paint Brush Road. Continue on Indian Paint Brush for 1.8 miles until you get to the stop sign which is Old Chappell Hill Road. Turn left on Old Chappell Hill Road. In 4/10th of a mile, Old Chappell Hill veers off to the right but you will stay straight onto Mustang Road. The trial field will be ½ mile further on your left.