Southern Michigan SSTC English Springer Spaniel Field Trial Sept 2020

American Kennel Club Licensed Spaniel Field Trial

Saturday September 26, 2020 (Event# 2020368701)
AND
Sunday September 27, 2020 (Event# 2020368701)

Event Location:
Fourway Properties
Jackson, MI

Entries Close: Tuesday, September 15, 2020 11:59:59 PM Eastern Time(ET)

Southern Michigan Springer Spaniel Field Training Club

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

Event Schedule & Entry Fees: Saturday September 26, 2020 (AM)
Stake Fee Start Judges *Denotes Apprentice Judge
Open All-Age  $130 7:30 AM Pat Gilligan Don Mock
Puppy  $45 Not before 10 AM Ben Martin Kathy Nestor

Event Schedule & Entry Fees: Sunday September 27, 2020 (AM)
Stake Fee Start Judges *Denotes Apprentice Judge
Amateur All-Age  $130 7:30 AM Pat Gilligan Don Mock

Entries Close: Tuesday, September 15, 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, September 15, 2020 11:59:59 PM Eastern Time(ET)

CLUB Event Secretary

Tim Mahoney
5690 Warenshire Dr
W. Bloomfield, MI 48322

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

Welcome to the SMSSTC Field Trial.

Notice to Participants
The AKC & SMSSTC requires that everyone must wear an item of bright blaze orange in the field. A hat is not considered sufficient to meet this requirement.

WE WILL ADHERE TO THE STATE OF MICHIGAN AND THE AKC’S GUIDELINES FOR HOLDING AN EVENT UNDER THE CURRENT PANDEMIC. PARTICIPANTS ARE ATTENDING AT THEIR OWN RISK.

Training, correcting or disciplining of dogs will not be permitted on the Field Trial Grounds. All dogs must be leashed or confined when not being trialed.

Proper cell phone etiquette will be enforced. Please set phones to vibrate as not to disturb the judges, handlers, and dogs on the course.

A light breakfast and lunch will be available at the trial grounds.

Extra birds not used in the trial will be for sale after Sunday's trial is over. Please bring crates if interested.

Hope to see you there.

CLUB OFFICERS

President: Kathy Nestor

Vice-President: Mike Minnick

2nd Vice-President: Barbara Blanock

Secretary: Tim Mahoney

Treasurer: Gregg Agoston

EVENT COMMITTEE
Event Chairman
Kathy Nestor
9800 7 Mile Road
Northville, WI 4167
248-705-2648
Event Secretary
Tim Mahoney
5690 Warenshire Dr
W. Bloomfield, MI 48322
Gun CaptainSteve Collins
Committee MemberGregg Agoston
Committee MemberBarbara Blanock
Committee MemberRichard Dixon
Committee MemberDallas Gamache
Committee MemberMike Minnick
BIRDS
Open/Amateur: Pheasants // Puppy: Pigeons or Chukars
PRIZES
Standard AKC Rosettes will be awarded.
Trophies are awarded for first place.

Armforth Challenge Trophy: Sterling Silver Trophy presented by Armforth Kennels to the first place winner of the Open All-Age Stake.

Waveaway Challenge Trophy: Silver Trophy presented by Mr. & Mrs. William E. Lane to the first place winner of the Amateur All-Age Stake.

Blanock Trophy: Bronze Statue presented to the Best Dog handled by an Amateur in the Open All-Age Stake.





ADDITIONAL EVENT INFORMATION

EVENT EMERGENCY AND VETERINARIAN INFORMATION
Clinton Trail Animal Hospital
2457 Shirley Drive
Jackson, Ml 49202
(517) 782-5162

Emergency Veterinary Hospital (24 hour service) 5245 Jackson Road E.
Ann Arbor, Ml 48103
(734) 369-6446

Doctors Hospital 11O N. Elm Avenue Jackson, Ml 49202
(517) 787-1440


CALL 911 FOR EMERGENCIES

DRAWINGS/RUNNING ORDER

Drawings will take place at Huntsecretary.com 8:00 AM ET on 9/16/2020. 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

Entry fees will only be refunded if a dog is wounded, dies,female is in heat at time of the trial or the entry is cancelled before the closing date.


ACCOMMODATIONS

Hampton Inn
2225 Shirley Dr, Jackson, MI 49202 (517) 789-5151 (Pets Allowed)
We have a block of rooms reserved under Kathy Nestor

Comfort Inn & Suites:
2435 Shirley Drive, Jackson, MI 49202 (517) 768-0088 (NO Pets Allowed)

Travelodge by Wyndham - Jackson:
901 Rosehill Rd., Jackson, MI 49202 (517) 787-1111 (Pets Allowed)


LUNCH INFORMATION

A light breakfast and lunch will be available on the trial grounds.


Event LOCATION / MAP / DIRECTIONS

Fourway Properties
Jackson, MI
Address
5210 Lansing Ave
Jackson, MI

From 1-94

Take Exit 141 (N. Elm Ave.) and go North approx. 1 mile to E. Parnall Road.
Turn Left (West) on E.Parnall Road (N. Elm turns into E. Parnall).
Take E. Parnall Road approx. 2 miles to Lansing Avenue.
Turn Right (North) on Lansing Avenue.
The trial grounds are approx. 1 % miles on the left and will be marked with flags.
Park in the designated area.

For a fillable AKC Entry form - Click here

Official American Kennel Club ® FIELD TRIAL

Club:

Southern Michigan Springer Spaniel Field Training Club
Date(s):

Event#

Location:

Enter in Stake/Test:   Open All-Age       Amateur All-Age         Puppy
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:
English Springer Spaniel
Reg# :
       
Call Name:
Sex:
        
Date of Birth:
Sire:
Dam:
Name of
Breeder:
Actual
Owner(s): (Print)
Owner's
Address:
City: State: Zip:
Name of Owner's
Agent/Handler: (Print)
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:
 
Mail Entries and 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.