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UKC Elite Shed Hunting Dog Trial
September 26, 2020 @ 1:01 am - September 27, 2020 @ 1:01 am
A shed dog field trial features competition for bird-style dogs, mostly labs and pointers. This is a first time UKC Elite Shed Dog Series event has ever been held in West Virginia. The event is organized and conducted by Mountain State Shed Dogs based in Morgantown, WV.
Entry limit is 40 dogs per day in single format. Closing entry date is September 14, 2020, and the entry fee is $30 advanced entry, $35 day-of-show, youth free, and non-UKC dogs, $35. The event begins at 8:00 a.m. and concludes around 12:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. When on the course dogs are not leashed, but otherwise in vehicle kennels or on leash. There will be two courses marked. This is a two-day field trial competition.
Shed dog owners enjoy this family-friendly environment that promotes an active, outdoor lifestyle for all individuals and their dogs. A wide variety of dog breeds are successfully used for this purpose according to the United Kennel Club.
To learn more about UKC Elite Shed Hunting Dog Trial at Coopers Rock State Forest, contact Chad Annon, event organizer at 304-677-5401 or [email protected] To learn more about shed dog hunting and other programs for “dogs that do more,” visit https://www.ukcdogs.com/elite-shed-dogs.