Tilden Valley English Springer Spaniel Club Hunt Test

American Kennel Club Licensed Spaniel Hunt Test

Saturday June 19, 2021 (Event# 2021369306)
AND
Sunday June 20, 2021 (Event# 2021369307)

Event Location:
Blackbrier Kennels
Beaverton, MI


Entries Close: Tuesday, June 8, 2021 11:59:59 PM Eastern Time(ET)

Tilden Valley English Springer Spaniel Club

OPEN TO OPEN TO AKC ELIGIBLE BREEDS OF SPANIELS/RETRIEVERS(Listed Below)
This Spaniel Hunt Test is held under the Rules and Procedures of the American Kennel Club.

Eligible Breeds for Spaniel Hunting Tests: Airedale Terriers, American Water Spaniels, Boykin Spaniels, Chesapeake Bay Retrievers, Clumber Spaniels, Cocker Spaniels, Curly-Coated Retrievers, English Cocker Spaniels, English Springer Spaniels,Field Spaniels, Flat-Coated Retrievers, Golden Retrievers, Irish Water Spaniels, Labrador Retrievers, Nederlandse Kooikerhondje, Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retrievers, Poodles - Standard and Miniature, Sussex Spaniels, and Welsh Springer Spaniels.
All dogs must be six months of age or over on the day of the Hunting Test.

Event Schedule & Entry Fees: Saturday June 19, 2021 (AM)
Stake Entries Fee Start Judges *Denotes Apprentice Judge
Master  **see below $70 8 AM John Bruggeman John Neubaum
Senior  **see below $70 8 AM John Bruggeman John Neubaum
Junior  **see below $70 8 AM John Bruggeman John Neubaum

Event Schedule & Entry Fees: Sunday June 20, 2021 (AM)
Stake Entries Fee Start Judges *Denotes Apprentice Judge
Master  **see below $70 8 AM John Bruggeman John Neubaum
Senior  **see below $70 8 AM John Bruggeman John Neubaum
Junior  **see below $70 8 AM John Bruggeman John Neubaum

**EVENT LIMIT INFORMATION
1st Event Day (2021369306) will be considered FULL when the TOTAL number of the entries in ALL Stakes for that day reach 35.
2nd Event Day (2021369307) will be considered FULL when the TOTAL number of the entries in ALL Stakes for that day reach 35.

Entries Close: Tuesday, June 8, 2021 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

CLUB Event Secretary

Jill Miller
8548 O Lane
Gladstone, MI 49837
19064282264
jpmiller1210@yahoo.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 Tilden Valley English Springer Spaniel Club (TVESSC) invites you to participate in our annual Spaniel Hunt Tests at Blackbrier Kennels in Beaverton, Michigan.

We are pleased to be partnering with HuntSecretary.com this year. All entries must be submitted through them, either online or by mail.

Entry is limited to thirty five (35) dogs each day. To be added to the Waiting List, please email your dog's name, stake(s) and day(s) to enter, and the name of the event (TVESSC Hunt Tests) to akcdiv@huntsecretary.com.

This event is open to all breeds eligible for AKC Flushing Spaniel Hunt Tests.

CLUB OFFICERS

President: Robert J Sansom

Vice-President: Michael J Pollack

Secretary: Jill Miller

Treasurer: Jill Miller

EVENT COMMITTEE
Event Chairman
Robert Sansom
168 Hoist Rd.
Negaunee, MI 49866
906-475-7725
wandaspirit@gmail.com
Event Secretary
Jill Miller
8548 O Lane
Gladstone, MI 49837
19064282264
jpmiller1210@yahoo.com
SecretaryJill Miller
MemberMike Pollack
MemberAmie Pollack
MemberBryan Miller
MemberMary Barna
BIRDS
Chukar, Pigeon, Duck, Pheasant
PRIZES
Qualifying dogs will receive official AKC rosette ribbons.


ADDITIONAL EVENT INFORMATION


Gun Captain: Michael Pollack

EXHIBITORS PLEASE NOTE

Training, correcting, or disciplining of dogs will not be permitted on the Hunting Test Grounds.

Please bring adequate water for your dogs and yourself. Be prepared to provide water for your dog while in the field.

Please remember, all participants and spectators must wear blaze orange into the field. The item must be no smaller than a hat.

Smoking will not be allowed in the field.

No entry shall be made and no entry shall be accepted by the Hunt Test Secretary which specifies any condition as to its acceptance.

Canadian exhibitors must submit entries with checks drawn on U.S. accounts or with international money orders in U.S. funds.

Returned checks do not constitute a valid entry fee.

The Club assumes no responsibility for any loss, damage or injury by exhibitors, handlers, or to any of their dogs or property and further assumes no responsibility for injury to children.

Fees include AKC recording fees



MOVE-UPS

Dogs may be moved up to a higher Test level (in a second event) if a title is acquired after entries have closed in the second Test, subject to the approval of the Hunting Test Committee of the second event, the availability of birds, payment of the difference, if any, in entry fees, and provided also that the dog is moved up at least one-half hour prior to the start of the second test. Dogs so moved up will be placed at the end of the drawn running order.


EVENT EMERGENCY AND VETERINARIAN INFORMATION
DISASTER AND EMERGENCY PLAN

Ambulance: 911 Fire/Police Department: 911

Hospital: Veterinarian:
MidMichigan Medical Center Arenas Bay Veterinary Services
515 Quarter St. 4366 M61
Gladwin, Michigan 48624 Standish, Michigan 48658
(989) 426-9286 (989) 846-9881

DRAWINGS/RUNNING ORDER

Drawings will take place at Huntsecretary.com 8:00 AM ET on 6/9/2021. 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

REFUNDS, SCRATCHES, NO SHOWS

Entry fees paid for a bitch withdrawn because of coming into season or for a dog withdrawn because of an injury or illness, or for a dog which dies, shall be refunded in full by the test giving club. Prior to paying such refund, the club may require an appropriate veterinary certificate. Requests and documentation must be presented prior to the test. There will be no refunds for “no shows”. Entry fees will not be refunded in the event a dog is disqualified, excused by a judge or barred from the test by action of the Hunt Test Committee. No entry fee will be refunded if the test cannot be started or completed by reason of riots, civil disturbance, an act of God, public emergency, or any other cause beyond the control of the Hunt Test Committee.

COVID EVENT CANCELLATION POLICY

Prior to the close, if an AKC/Parent Club event has to cancel due to COVID, only the entry fee will be refunded.

ACCOMMODATIONS

Hotels in Gladwin:
Rivertown Inn (989) 246-9130
River Walk Place (989) 426-8000
White Star Motel (989) 426-8940

Camping in Beaverton & Gladwin:
Tobacco River Campground (989) 435-9626
Calhoun Campground (989) 324-8017
Secord Lake Campground (989) 426-4020


LUNCH INFORMATION

TBD


Event LOCATION / MAP / DIRECTIONS

Blackbrier Kennels
Beaverton, MI




Official American Kennel Club ® FIELD TRIAL or HUNT TEST Form

Club:

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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
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(please add $4 per dog/stake
for HS Fees)
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of Dog:
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Call Name:        
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Date of Birth:
Breed:

Variety:

Sire:

Dam:

Name of
Breeder:
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Owner(s):
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Name of Owner's
Agent/Handler
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AKC Rules, Regulations, Policies and Guidelines are available
on the American Kennel Club website:
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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.