Arctic Bird Dog Association Pointing Breed Hunt Test August 16, 2020

American Kennel Club Licensed Pointing Breed Hunt Test

Sunday August 16, 2020 (Event# 2020440205)
AND
Sunday August 16, 2020 (Event# 2020440206)

Event Location:
Point MacKenzie Farms
Point MacKenzie, AK

Entries Close: Tuesday, August 4, 2020 11:59:59 PM Eastern Time(ET)

Arctic Bird Dog Association
www.arcticbirddog.org

OPEN TO AKC ELIGIBLE BREEDS OF POINTING BREEDS (listed below)
This Pointing Breed Hunt Test is held under the Rules and Procedures of the American Kennel Club.

This Pointing Breed Hunt Test is held under the Rules and Procedures of the American Kennel Club.

Eligible Breeds for Pointing Hunting Tests: AKC Recognized Breeds: Brittanys, English Setters, German Shorthaired Pointers, German Wirehaired Pointers, Gordon Setters, Irish Red & White Setters, Irish Setters, Pointers, Spinone Italiano, Vizslas, Weimaraners, Wirehaired Pointing Griffon, Wirehaired Vizsla (7/1/2014);
Foundation Stock Breeds: Bracco Italiano, Braque Du Bourbonnais, Braque Francais Pyrenean (eff. 8/1/16), Drentsche Patrijshond (Drent), French Spaniel, German Longhaired Pointer, Portuguese Pointer, Pudelpointer (eff. 8/1/16), Slovakian Wirehaired Pointer, Small Munsterlander Pointer, Stabyhoun.
All dogs must be six months of age or over on the day of the Hunting Test.

EVENT #2020440206 (AFTERNOON) WILL INCLUDE A WATER TEST AS REQUIRED FOR SOME BREEDS. THE WATER TEST IS A SEPARATE STAKE AND MUST BE ENTERED INDEPENDENTLY OF OTHER STAKES OFFERED. Please read below:

NOTE: As required by their Parent Clubs, German Wirehaired Pointers and Spinone Italiano shall not be recorded as a Senior Hunter or Master Hunter by AKC unless it has also been certified by two approved field trial or hunting test judges to have passed an AKC Water Test at a licensed or member field trial or hunting test (Regulations AKC Hunting Tests for Pointing Breeds, December 2012, Chapter 2, Sections 3 & 4)

****THIS EVENT WILL OPEN TO ACCEPT ENTRIES MAY 1ST, 2020 8:00 AM Alaska Time****

Event Schedule & Entry Fees: Sunday August 16, 2020 (AM)
Stake Fee Start Judges *Denotes Apprentice Judge
Master  $80 9:00 AM Bruce Dickey Cindy Janisch McCann
Senior  $80 to follow master Bruce Dickey Cindy Janisch McCann
Junior  $70 to follow senior Bruce Dickey Cindy Janisch McCann

Event Schedule & Entry Fees: Sunday August 16, 2020 (PM)
Stake Fee Start Judges *Denotes Apprentice Judge
Master  $80 9:00 AM Bruce Dickey Dori Hollingsworth
Senior  $80 to follow master Bruce Dickey Hilde Stapgens
Junior  $70 to follow senior Bruce Dickey Hilde Stapgens
FT Water Test  $20 to follow junior Bruce Dickey Cindy Janisch McCann

Entries Close: Tuesday, August 4, 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: Tuesday, August 4, 2020 11:59:59 PM Eastern Time(ET)

CLUB Event Secretary

Rose Munafo
5830 Jordon Circle
Anchorage, AK 99504
907-952-2941
rosemunafo28@gmail.com

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

The Arctic Bird Dog Association invites you to join us for two AKC Licensed Pointing Breed hunting tests to be held on Sunday, August 16, 2020 at Point MacKenzie, Alaska.

Entries and fees accepted through Hunt Secretary at huntsecretary.com

Entrants will find the running order posted on huntsecretary.com after the drawing takes place on August 5th .

The Master Hunt test series will start promptly at 9:00 AM followed by the Senior then Junior tests.

CLUB OFFICERS

President: Tim Gallagher

Vice-President: Hilde Stapgens

Secretary: Stacey Dean

Treasurer: Gretchen Clark

EVENT COMMITTEE
Event Chairman
Lulie Williams
24331 Wilma Circle
Eagle River, AK 99577
907-529-4682
Lulie@gci.net
Event Secretary
Rose Munafo
5830 Jordon Circle
Anchorage, AK 99504
907-952-2941
rosemunafo28@gmail.com
Committee MemberBud Rice
Committee MemberTom Doolittle
Committee MemberAndrea Pokrzywinski
Committee MemberRose Munafo
Committee MemberMeg Burgett
BIRDS
Chukars, Quail, and/or Pigeons
PRIZES
Qualifying dogs will receive official AKC rosette ribbons.


ADDITIONAL EVENT INFORMATION


Bitches in Season:

No bitches in season are allowed in the morning hunt test. In the afternoon test, bitches in season are allowed to run in the last level after all other dogs have run. Please see the refund policy.

The brace mate of a bitch in season will be selected using one of the options available to the club, as specified in Chapter 1 Section 5 of the Regulations for AKC Hunting Tests for Pointing Breeds. The event committee will decide which option to use based on which will be the least disruptive to the overall event,

EVENT EMERGENCY AND VETERINARIAN INFORMATION
Emergency Coordinator: Lulie Williams 907-529-4682

Ambulance Service:
Mat-Su Regional Medical Center; Ph: 907-861-6000

Veterinarian:
Tier 1 Veterinary Medical Center; 6623 East Blue Lupine Rd, Palmer AK; Ph: 907-745-8437

Fire Department:
Wasilla – Lakes Fire Department; Ph: 907—373-8831

Police Department:
Alaska State Troopers – Palmer AK; Ph: 907-745-2131

Hospital:
Mat-Su Regional Medical Center; 2500 South Woodworth Loop; Palmer AK 99645; Ph: 907-861

DRAWINGS/RUNNING ORDER

Drawings will take place at Huntsecretary.com 8:00 AM ET on 8/5/2020. 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

** After the closing date, entry fees will be refunded minus a $5.00 handling charge per day for dogs injured after the closing date, or for death of a dog if a veterinarian certificate is presented to the club event secretary. The handling charge covers the fees that ABDA must pay to the American Kennel Club.
** No entry fee will be refunded if the test cannot be opened or completed by reason of riots, civil disturbance, an act of God, public emergency, act of a public enemy, or any other cause beyond the control of the committee.

***If a bitch is entered in the morning hunt test and comes into season after closing, entry fees will be refunded minus a $5.00 handling charge, as noted above.


ACCOMMODATIONS

These hotels accept well-mannered dogs. A pet deposit may be required. Please check with hotels for policies and restrictions.

Gold Miners Hotel: (907) 745-6160, 9155 Colony Way, Palmer, AK 99645

Pioneer Motel: (907) 745-3425, 124 West Arctic, Palmer, AK 99645

Best Western Lake Lucille: (907) 373-1776, 1300 W Lake Lucille Dr., Wasilla, AK 99654

Grandview Inn and Suites: (907) 357-7666, 2900 E Parks Highway, Wasilla, AK 99654

Garden Gate Bed and Breakfast: (907) 746-2333 950 S. Trunk Rd, Palmer, AK 99645


LUNCH INFORMATION


Event LOCATION / MAP / DIRECTIONS

Point MacKenzie Farms
Point MacKenzie, AK

Point McKenzie – From Eagle River/Anchorage - Take the Glen Highway North to the Parks Highway and turn left. Go past Wasilla Lake and turn left (south) on Knik Goose Bay Road. Drive 17 miles and turn right on Point MacKenzie Road. Drive 6.5 miles and the Pt. Mackenzie General store will be on your Right. Go to the STOP sign and turn Right. There will be signs along the road to direct to exact location. A map will be available at the ABDA website www.arcticbirddog.org


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:

Tel:

Email:
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.