Lewis & Clark Spaniel Association MAY COCKER Field Trial ** Cancelled**

American Kennel Club Licensed Spaniel Field Trial

Friday May 1, 2020 (Event# 2020725302)
AND
Saturday May 2, 2020 (Event# 2020725305)

Event Location:
Moose to Goose Ranch
Townsend, MT

Entries Close: Monday, April 20, 2020 11:59:59 PM Eastern Time(ET)

Lewis & Clark Spaniel Association

OPEN TO COCKER SPANIELS AND ENGLISH COCKER SPANIELS
This Spaniel Field Trial is held under the Rules and Procedures of the American Kennel Club.

No limit on number of stakes entered.

Event Schedule & Entry Fees: Friday May 1, 2020 (AM)
Stake Fee Start Judges *Denotes Apprentice Judge
Open All-Age  $140 8 AM then alternating with ESS Series Gary Fluckiger Bob Child

Event Schedule & Entry Fees: Saturday May 2, 2020 (AM)
Stake Fee Start Judges *Denotes Apprentice Judge
Open All-Age  $140 8 AM then alternating with ESS Series Gary Fluckiger Bob Child
Puppy  $35 At conclusion of second series Gary Fluckiger Bob Child

Entries Close: Monday, April 20, 2020 at 11:59 P.M. Eastern Time(ET)

ENTER ONLINE AT:

OR
Mail ENTRIES & PAYMENT TO:
  Hunt Sec LLC
708 CR 3140
Crockett, TX 75835

ENTRIES CLOSE: Monday, April 20, 2020 11:59:59 PM Eastern Time(ET)

CLUB Event Secretary

Dominique Savoie
PO Box 1371
Three Forks, MT 59752
(406) 570-3093

For Mailed entries make checks payable to:  Hunt Sec
For Mailed entries, please include the $4.00 Service/Entry Fee per dog/ per entry.

*$4.00 fee per dog/ per stake entry below $100
*$4.50 fee per dog/ per stake entry $100 - $145

WELCOME STATEMENT

We have a great weekend planned with two Springer Open stakes, two Cocker Open stakes and one Springer Amateur stake. Treat yourselves to 300+ acres of great cover along the banks of the Missouri River. Land owner has agreed to allow dry camping on the property/small fee applies. Contact Dominique Savoie for details/$15/night. The property includes 1.5 miles of river bottom for fun and challenging third series and open brush lands where we will host the series work. Water series available at the discretion of the judges. We have a welcome dinner planned, again contact Dominique personally for details. dominique@rockisland.com Hope to see you all here.

CLUB OFFICERS

President: Robert Griffin

Vice-President: David Williams

Secretary: Deirdre Griffin

Treasurer: Deirdre Griffin

EVENT COMMITTEE
Event Chairman
Rob Barlow
PO Box 1194
Three Forks, MT 59752
(406) 404-5277
whitewater.gundogs@gmail.com
Event Secretary
Dominique Savoie
PO Box 1371
Three Forks, MT 59752
(406) 570-3093
Committee MemberCheryl Dooley
Committee MemberEric Hammer
Committee MemberOlivia Steele-Mortimer
Committee MemberRalph Sweet
Committee MemberLaurie Sweet
BIRDS
Chukar for the Open and Pigeons for puppy stake
PRIZES
First Place Trophy in each stake to the winners and Placing dogs will receive official AKC rosette ribbons.


ADDITIONAL EVENT INFORMATION



EVENT EMERGENCY AND VETERINARIAN INFORMATION
911 Ambulance and Fire
Bozeman Deaconess Hospital

Headwaters Veterinary Hospital (8-5 Mon-Fri)
(406) 285-6672

Pet Emergency Trauma Services (24 hour service)
1103 Reeves Rd W. B1
Bozeman, MT 59714

(406) 587-3996

DRAWINGS/RUNNING ORDER

Drawings will take place at Huntsecretary.com 8:00 AM ET on 4/21/2020. The Running Order will be electronically randomized and adjusted slightly to accommodate handlers running multiple dogs.

 

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

Limited to bitches in heat and injuries to dogs with veterinary letter.


ACCOMMODATIONS

Camping available on the grounds with great views overlooking the Missouri River (dry-camping only) Contact Dominique at (406) 570-3093 for details.

Local motels available in Three Forks 30 miles south and Townsend 6 miles North.

Travelodge (Intersection of interstate and Highway 287) 1-406-285-3233 Good area to let dogs out and next to Wheat Montana. Under new ownership.

Sacajawea Hotel (in town of Three Forks/completely restored 1910 hotel- good dinner and pub as well)1 (406)-285-6515

Mustang Motel (in Townsend/Average quality motel) (406) 266-3491








LUNCH INFORMATION

Lunches will also be available each day/head count for lunches appreciated $6.50


TAILGATE INFORMATION

Thursday 5:30 Welcome Dinner. There is limited space so please do let us know if you are attending ($25/roast beef with trimmings on the grounds weather permitting).

We expect the courses to be approximately 30 flags out and 25 back for series work. We have exceptional opportunities for great third series courses/new each day in the woods by the river.

The river will be running at full or near full runoff, so don't let your dogs or kids fool around by the river. There are a few sloughs on the property that we may use for a water series if time permits.

Event LOCATION / MAP / DIRECTIONS

Moose to Goose Ranch
Townsend, MT
8278 US Highway 287
Townsend, MT 59644



From either East or West from Interstate 90 take Exit 274 then turn North on Highway 287 (stop for goodies at Wheat Montana first), then approximately 30 miles North. Left turn at entrance to property. Pay attention to mile markers and there are high transmission towers just past turn off. Please be extra careful crossing rail road tracks to the property.

All participants, observers and guests must sign a waiver. Follow signs to check-in. If you arrive late, we will have extra waivers in the field.

Our hosts live in there and have about a few hundred pet black bunnies. Make sure not to let dogs out unsupervised while in camping area. Signs will be out indicating camping area.

Training will be available from 12:00 to 3:00 on Thursday for anyone wanting to try out the cover. The land owner has requested a $15 per dog for training fee which we will collect. Reserve birds ahead of time (406) 570-3093.


Official American Kennel Club ® FIELD TRIAL or HUNT TEST Form

Club:

Date(s):

Event#

Location:
Event type:
(test or trial)
Enter In Stake/test:

Retriever Trials ONLY this dog is qualified for (check answer):
Limited All Age Stake: YES NO          Restricted All-Age Stake: YES  No         Special All Age Stake: YES NO
AKC Number:

Foreign & List Country:

I enclose Entry Fees:
In  Amount of:
(please add $4 per dog/stake
for HS Fees)
Full Name
of Dog:
Breed:
Reg# :
       
Call Name:
Sex:
        
Date of Birth:
Sire:
Dam:
Name of
Breeder:
Actual
Owner(s):
Owner's
Address:
City: State: Zip:
Name of Owner's
Agent/Handler
Agent/Handler's
Address:
City: State: Zip:
AKC Rules, Regulations, Policies and Guidelines are available
on the American Kennel Club website:
www.akc.org
AGREEMENT

 I certify that I am the actual owner of the dog, or that I am the duly authorized agent of the actual owner whose name I have entered above. In consideration of the acceptance of this entry, I (we) agree to abide by the rules and regulations of The American Kennel Club in effect at the time of this event, and any additional rules and regulations appearing in the premium list of this event and entry form and any decision made in accord with them. I (we) agree that the club holding this event has the right to refuse this entry for cause which the club shall deem sufficient. I (we) certify and represent that the dog entered is not a hazard to persons or other dogs. In consideration of the acceptance of this entry and of the holding of this event and of the opportunity to have the dog judged and to win prizes, ribbons, or trophies, I (we) agree to hold the AKC, the event-giving club, their members, directors, governors, officers, agents, superintendents or event secretary and the owner and/or lessor of the premises and any provider of services that are necessary to hold this event and any employees or volunteers of the aforementioned parties, and any AKC approved judge, judging at this event, harmless from any claim for loss or injury which may be alleged to have been caused directly or indirectly to any person or thing by the act of this dog while in or about the event premises or grounds or near any entrance thereto, and I (we) personally assume all responsibility and liability for any such claim; and I (we) further agree to hold the aforementioned parties harmless from any claim for loss, injury or damage to this dog. Additionally, I (we) hereby assume the sole responsibility for and agree to indemnify, defend and save the aforementioned parties harmless from any and all loss and expense (including legal fees) by reason of the liability imposed by law upon any of the aforementioned parties for damage because of bodily injuries, including death at any time resulting therefrom, sustained by any person or persons, including myself (ourselves), or on account of damage to property, arising out of or in consequence of my (our) participation in this event, however such, injuries, death or property damage may be caused, and whether or not the same may have been caused or may be alleged to have been caused by the negligence of the aforementioned parties or any of their employees, agents, or any other person. I (we) agree that the determination of whether the injury is serious shall be made by the event veterinarian and is binding on me (us). I (WE) AGREE THAT ANY CAUSE OF ACTION, CONTROVERSY OR CLAIM ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE ENTRY, EXHIBITION OR ATTENDANCE AT THE EVENT BETWEEN THE AKC AND THE EVENT-GIVING CLUB (UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED IN THIS PREMIUM LIST) AND MYSELF (OURSELVES) OR AS TO THE CONSTRUCTION, INTERPRETATION AND EFFECT OF THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE SETTLED BY ARBITRATION PURSUANT TO THE APPLICABLE RULES OF THE AMERICAN ARBITRATION ASSOCIATION. HOWEVER, PRIOR TO ARBITRATION ALL APPLICABLE AKC BYLAWS, RULES, REGULATIONS AND PROCEDURES MUST FIRST BE FOLLOWED AS SET FORTH IN THE AKC CHARTER AND BYLAWS, RULES, REGULATIONS, PUBLISHED POLICIES AND GUIDELINES.

Signature of owner or his
agent duly authorized to make this entry:

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Send Mailed Entries & Payment to:*** 
Hunt Sec LLC
708 CR 3140
Crockett, TX 75835

** Please note:  All Mailed entries will be opened randomly the morning after an event opens (for everyone).
Please include $4.00 per dog/entry.