Brenham SDT ~ Feb. 20 -24 , 2019

Brenham, TX

Entries Open: 01/02/2019
Entry Deadline: 01/21/2019
Cancellation Deadline: 02/01/2019 - No refunds after 2-1-19


  (Entry/Payback) Trials    
Open $60.00 / After Expenses 2 Double Lift Final
Nursery $60.00 / After Expenses 2
* 2 dogs per handler per class

Class Order: Open, Nursery each trial

Trial Information

Start Time: 7 am
Handler Meeting: 6:45 am
USBCHA & TSDA Sanctioned

Brenham Sheep Dog Trial ~ Feb. 20 -24, 2019

5150 Mustang Road, Brenham, TX 77833
Contact: Jamie Mitchell (e) (p) 281-831-5600

  • Entries Open: 1/1/2019. No entries accepted prior to 1/1/2019
  • Entry Deadline: 1/21/2019
  • Mail Entries To: TSDA 2915 Anderson Lane, Crawford, TX 76638
  • Cancellation Deadline: 02/1/2019 No refunds after this date
  • Classes: Open $60.00 , Nursery $60.00 
  • Trial Information
  • USBCHA & TSDA Sanctioned
  • Judge:  International Supreme winner Michael Gallagher. Michael has an impressive list of other accomplishments including 8 time Irish team member, 2 time Canadian Champion, International Driving Champion, Bronze Medalist in the World Trial, 5 times in the Supreme.
  • We will run on 250 fresh Cheviot lambs from Jack and Kathy Knox. Last year they were amazing in every way. If we have more dogs than we can accommodate on fresh sheep, we will mix the lambs early on the first day.
  • The lambs will be for sale at the conclusion of the trial. 
  • Entry to the trial field for campers and RVs is at the green gate on top of the hill. There will be two large orange construction cones at the entrance.  The green gate will be open and you will enter over a cattle guard.  Once you pass the block building, which will be on your right, turn right for camper parking.
  • NOTE:  if you would like to come in early that is fine.  If you have questions about anything please call Steve at 713-301-9778 or Jamie at 281-831-5600. 
  • The winners of both classes will receive either a buckle or possibly a custom knife.
  • Kevin Evans is donating sticks to the winner of the Open and Nursery Classes.  THANK YOU KEVIN!
  • Lunch will be served in the large tent. Donations will be accepted.
  • Note that the Cancellation date is 2/1/2019. No refunds after that date.
  • Two Dogs per handler per class.
  • If the trial is over subscribed, preference to those with an early postmark. 
  • There will be 2 separate trials. Nursery will be after each Open but before the double lift.
  • We plan to run about 45 dogs per day.
  • The final day will be a full double lift for the top 15 combined scores on 20 sheep.
  • Handlers meeting 6:45am or as soon as daylight allows
  • Start time is 7:00am or as soon as daylight allows
  • Will not pay to TSDA guidelines
  • Dry camping on site. Water is available on site.
  • There are a large number of hotels in Brenham but you may want to reserve your room early.
  • Replacement Lambs $250.00
  • I’ve created an event on my Facebook page. I’ll post updates on that page but all critical info will be found here.