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Mid-Atlantic

Australian Shepherd Club

All Breed Stock Trial (ducks, cattle & sheep)
and Post Advance (cattle & sheep)

All Breed Obedience Trial

Conformation Show

(limited to Australian Shepherds [except for Jrs])

June 1 & 2, 2002 at Renn Farm

Frederick Maryland

Conformation

Saturday:†† Nikki Hengy

Sunday: Shelly Hollen

Registration: Saturday: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Judging Starts: 12:00 noon

Registration: Sunday: 8:00 am - 9:30 am
Judging Starts: 10:00 am

Order of Go: 2-4 months puppy, 4-6 months puppy, Junior Handler (any breed), Veterans, Stock Dog, Regular classes, Altered classes, Altered BOB, Regular BOB

Obedience

Saturday: Craig Bohren

Sunday: Ed Gillespie

Registration: Saturday: 7:00am - 8:00 am
Judging Starts: 8:30 am

Registration: Sunday: 7:00 am - 8:00 am
Judging Starts: 8:30 am

Order of Go: Utility B, Utility A, Open B Open A, Novice B, Novice A, Sub-Novice (if you donít have any ASCA obedience titles on your dog then you must enter Novice)

This is an ASCA- sanctioned show no FEO, food or corrections allowed

Stock

Judges: Dana MacKenzie & Bob Blount

Registration: Both Days: 6:15am - 6:45 am
Judges Briefing: 7:00 am

Judging Starts: 7:30 am

Saturday: PATD Sheep with Dana MacKenzie will start at 7:30 followed by PATD Cows with Bob Blount with the arena sheep following the PATD runs with Dana. Ducks with Bob Blount will start after the Adv. Sheep runs and the cow runs in the afternoon. Sunday: Bob Blount will judge Sheep and Dana MacKenzie will judge Cows and Ducks.

Entry Fees (pre-enter by May 25)

Regular (conf. or obed): Pre-entry $12 or $15 day of show
Non-Regular: Pre-entry $6 or $8 day of show
Junior Handlers: $5 (conf. or obed.)
Arena Ducks Pre-entry $15 or $20 day of show
Arena Sheep Pre-entry $20 or $25 day of show
Arena Cattle Pre-entry $25 or $30 day of show
PATD Sheep Pre-entry $25 or $30 day of show
PATD Cattle Pre-entry $30 or $35 day of show

40 run limit per judge both days!!! Open to all ASCA approved herding breed dogs.

All entries must be on official ASCA entry forms. You can download an official entry form a www.asca.org under forms.

PLEASE USE ONE FORM PER DOG. NO REFUNDS.

Make checks payable to MAASC.
Send Stock entries to: Richard Renn, PO Box 233 Buckeystown, MD 21717
Send Obedience/Conformation entries to: Billie Hall, 9208 Homestretch Ct, Laurel, MD 20723-1875
FMI: BlueMerleHerdler@msn.com or MAASC

Trophies:

Best of Breed, Winners Dog/Bitch, Altered BOB, Altered Winners Dog/Bitch, Best Puppy, Junior Handler, High in Trial Aussie/Other, High Combined, Most Versatile Aussie (scores from both days will be added from obedience, conformation and herding)

Belt Buckle for High Score Aussie in Trial and High Score Other Breed

Prizes High PATDs Aussie/Other Breed, High PATDc Aussie/Other Breed, Most Promising Started Aussie, Best Jr. Handler

Motels: The following accept dogs

Holiday Inn Express: 301-695-2881 Rooms reserved and blocked under Mid-Atlantic Australian Shepherd Club $74 per night includes breakfast bar. The hotel is located at the intersection of I-270 and Rt 85 (Northbound side) This is approx. 5 miles from the trial site.

Hampton Inn: (301) 698-2500

Comfort Inn: (301) 695-6200 $79 incl. Continental breakfast

Camping: You may camp at the farm but there are no hookups. If you plan on camping, please let us know ahead of time when you will be arriving so we can let the owners of the farm know and mark a place for you to go.

Directions/General Information

Location: 8 miles south of Frederick, MD off MD Route 85.

From I-70: Exit 54 South. Bear right on MD Route 85. Go through town of Buckeystown. Enter the farm via the first driveway on right after the intersection with MD Route 80. Total distance: Approx. 7 miles.

From I-270: Exit 26 (MD Route 80) toward Buckeystown (West). Left on MD Route 85. Enter the farm via the first driveway on right. Total distance: Approx. 6 miles.

This trial is being held on a private farm, Please be courteous!!! Pick up after your dog.

We will have a raffle to benefit Aussie Rescue. If you have something to donate, it will be appreciated. Stewarding will be provided by the 4 Dog Night Flyball team.

In addition to the raffle, there will be a home cooked BBQ dinner on Saturday night to benefit Aussie Rescue!!! Bring your boots and Cowboy hats and we can eat until the cows come home!!! Cost is $10/person. Please let us know ahead of time so that we can plan for the food needed. Send money and RSVP to: Richard Renn, PO Box 233 Buckeystown, MD 21717

MAASC very much needs volunteers for this event!!! If you can help out please contact Carolynn at BlueMerleHerdler@msn.com

All of the jobs are easy and fun and they don't need to take all day. Please help make this event a success by volunteering your time!

Obedience Rules can be obtained from

The Australian Shepherd Club of America
6091 E. State Hwy. 2
Bryan, TX
77808-9652