Shepherd w sheep Terra Norte Sheep University Registration 2021
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Schedule Overview:  Morning sessions start at 7am, Lunch will be at 11 am, Afternoon Session 1 classes start at 12 Noon, Session 2 start at 1:15, Session 3 at 2:30 and Session 4 at 3:45. Evening classes will begin at 5pm
Mon, July 5 Tues, July 06 Wed, July 07 Thur, July 08 Fri, July 09 Sat, July 10 Sun, July 11
Morning Session 1 - 7:00 AM - 8:45 AM Morning Session 1 - 7:00 AM - 8:45 AM   Morning Session 1 - 7:00 AM - 8:45 AM Morning Session 1 - 7:00 AM - 8:45 AM 7:00 AM 7:00 AM
Herding 110 - Herding Fundamentals - Getting your sea legs on started arena dogs, MW (WPT) Herding 110 - The Drive, How to get it started - MW (WPT) USBCHA - Novice Field Trial 7 AM,  Judge Carol Lucero Herding 110 - Herding Fundamentals - Expanding the Gather - bigger outruns, LH (WPT) Herding 110 - Herding Fundamentals, Lines and Obstacles, LH (WPT)

BVKC AKC Herding Trial - C course, Judge Anita Ramsey. D course, Judge Roy Sage, HT/PT tests, judge Linda Holloway .  Trial Entries close on 06/23/2021. 

BVKC AKC Herding Trial - C course, Judge Anita Ramsey, D course, Judge Roy Sage,  and HT/PT  judge Terry Kenney and Farm Dog Certification Test, Linda Holloway and Val Manning. Trial Entries close on 06/23/2021.  Farm Dog (1 PM) will allow Day of Event Registration as time allows.
Herding 203 - Elements of Tending Course - The pen exit & repen, LH (C Field - sheep) Herding 203 - Elements of the Tending Course - Roadwork & The Bridge - LH (C field - sheep) Herding 203 - Elements of Tending Course - The pen exit & repen, LH (C Field - sheep) Herding 203 - Elements of the Tending Course - Roadwork & The Bridge - RS (C field - sheep)
201/B - Elements of the B course - The outrun/lift fetch, CL (B Field) Herding 208P - Elements of Ranch course - The Take Pen/The Repen, CL (A Arena)   Herding 208S - Elements of Ranch Course - Sorting, TK (A Arena) Herding 201/A - Elements of the A course - The Crossdrive, getting from the 4 to the 5, TK (A course)
Herding 201/A - Elements of the A course - The outrun/lift/fetch with ducks, TK (Duck Arena) Herding 201/A - Elements of the A course - The Fence Obstacles with ducks, LR (Duck Arena) RTN Wednesday Workshop - Fun Classes for dogs and their handlers.   Tending 101 - Intro to Borders, VM (EPT) Tending 101 - Intro to Borders, Val M (EPT)
  201/B - Elements of the B course - The Drive panels, TK (B Field)    
    7 am - Hands On Basic Livestock Handling - Linda H    
Morning Session 2 - 9:15 AM - 11:00 AM Morning Session 2 - 9:15 AM - 11:00 AM 9 AM Intro to Ducks, MW Morning Session 2 - 9:15 AM - 11:00 AM Morning Session 2 - 9:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Herding 101 - Intro to the Bubble, TK (HT) Herding 101 - Intro to the Bubble, TK (HT)   Herding 101 - Intro to the Bubble, RS (HT) Herding 101 - Intro to the Bubble, VM (HT)
Tending 101 - Intro to Borders, VM (EPT) Tending 101 - Intro to Borders, VM - (EPT) 10 AM -  Stock Psychology, RS (OCR) Herding 110 - Herding Fundamentals - The Balancing Act II,  LH (WPT) Herding 119  - Intro to driving, LH (WPT)
Herding 110 -  Herding Fundamentals - The Balancing Act, MW (WPT) Herding 110 - Herding Fundamentals - Stop! The most important tool in your dog's toolbox, MW (WPT) 11 AM - Farm Dog Prep, MW Herding 202 - Elements of the Ranch Course - Penning, TK (A course) Herding 202 - Elements of Field Course, The Shed, TK (B-field)
Herding 201/A - Elements of the A course - Managing the crossdrive #4 to #5, CL (A course) Herding 202 - Elements of the Field Course - The Drive Panels with ducks, LR (B Field) 12 Noon - Blind Dog/Handler - MW Herding 203 - Elements of Tending Course - Roadwork, Stop and Car Pass - LH (C Field sheep) Herding 203 - Elements of Tending course - Wide/Narrow graze & Placement, RS (C field - goats)
Herding 203 - Elements of Tending Course - Roadwork, Stop and Car Pass - LH (C Field sheep) Herding 208F8 - Elements of Ranch Course - The Figure 8, CL (A Course)      
  Herding 203 - Elements of Tending course - Wide/Narrow graze & Placement, LH (C field - sheep)      
         
Lunch 11 am Lunch 11 am   11 am Lunch 11 am Lunch    
Afternoon Session 1 - 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM Afternoon Session 1 - 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM   Afternoon Session 1 - 12 noon - 1:00 PM Afternoon Session 1 - 12 Noon - 1:00 PM    
Herding 112 - Novice Walking tour to trialing, Why all the alphabets - MW (OCR) Herding 310-A: Arena Course Mechanics, LR (OCR)   Herding 125: Form Follows Function - A discussion of why we have different herding and working breeds, TBD (OCR) Herding 310-C: C course Mechanics, AR (OCR/C-Course)    
Afternoon Session 2 - 1:15 PM to 2:15 PM Afternoon Session 2 - 1:15 PM to 2:15 PM   Afternoon Session 2 - 1:15 PM to 2:15 PM Afternoon Session 2 - 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM    
Herding 117 - Herding Terminology - TK (OCR) Pet Health 201: Ask the Vet, Chelle S (OCR/ZOOM)   Herding 310-B - B course Mechanics, Linda Holloway (OCR/B course) Herding 310-D: D course Mechanics, RS (OCR)  
Afternoon Session 3 - 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM Afternoon Session 3 - 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM   Afternoon Session 3 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Afternoon Session 3 - 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM  
Herding 120: Trial Etiquette & Protocols and The Real Rules, CL (OCR) Herding 121: From the Judges Eye, MW (OCR)    Herding 112 - Unlock the Mystery of Competitive herding - an overview of all herding venues, their titles and requirements, TBD (OCR)    
Afternoon Session 4 - 3:45 PM to 4:45 PM Afternoon Session 4 - 3:45 PM to 4:45 PM   Afternoon Session 4 - 3:45 to 4:45    
Herding 111 - Beginner's guide to Tests, MW (HT/WPT) Production 101 - Stock Primer, LH (OCR)        
Registration 4 :00 PM, tests start at 5:00 PM Social Hour Registration 3:00 PM, Trial starts at 4:00 PM Social Hour Handlers meeting - 3:00 PM Handler's meeting - 3 PM  
AKC Herding Instinct Tests - Judges: Terry Kenney and Mary Alice Wisecarver Private Lesson - Linda Holloway RTN - AHBA Herding Trial/Tests - Offering HTADsdg (course 5, Take pen, gate sort), HTDsdg. JHDg & HCTg Private lesson - Linda Holloway AKC - A & B Course Sheep/Goats and Ducks Judge: Roy Sage AKC - A & B Course Sheep/Goats and Ducks Judge: Roy Sage  
Private Lesson - Mary Alice Wisecarver Private lesson - Roy Sage  
Private Lesson - Val Manning Private Lesson - Val Manning  
Private Lesson - Linda Rorem Private Lesson - Terry Kenney  
Private Lesson - Terry Kenney    
Private Lesson - Carol Lucero    
       
Instructors: Venues: Suggested Class Tracks:  
A-Arena  - Sheep A course Arena
MW - Mary Alice Wisecarver B-Field - Sheep B course Arena Novice - These classes are suggested for those with novice dogs and handlers new to herding
Chelle S - Michelle Schumann, DVM C-Field - C course trial field Intro to the Bubble and Intro to Tending sessions You can sign up for the intro class everyday. We can move you up to a higher level class if you decide you and your dog are ready for more challenge. You can also audit any of the higher classes.
LH - Linda Holloway D-Arena - Duck A course arena All of the Yellow classes
TK - Terry Kenney D-Field - B course field (Duck) Audit the Higher level working classes
RS - Roy Sage EPT - East PT Arena (Boundary PT) Private Lessons
CL - Carol Lucero HT - HT Arena
LR - Linda Rorem SG - Secret Garden Started - These classes are suggested for those who have been working off the long line, have a reliable stop and stay.  
TBD - To be determined OCR - Outdoor Classroom/ also via Zoom Herding 110 - Herding Fundamentals,  (WPT) You can sign up for the intro class everyday. We can move you up to a higher level class if you decide you and your dog are ready for more challenge. You can also audit any of the higher classes.
Trap - C course training field Tending 110 - Tending Fundamentals, JD (EPT)
WPT - West PT Arena Audit the 200 level working classes
All of the Yellow classes
Private Lessons
Rancher Wanna Be - These classes are suggested for those who are thinking about purchasing livestock for herding & production
Production 101: Stock Primer, (OCR)
Production: 203: Hands on Basic Sheep Handling, (HT Pens) Note - we have moved this class to Wed. from 7 am to 9 am
Pet Health 201: Ask the Vet, Chelle Schumann (OCR)
 
Open - These are classes for those who are actively trialing with dogs who have been working at trial level
110 - 119 Working Classes
200 Level Working Classes
Herding 310-A: Arena Course Mechanics, (OCR)
Herding 310-B: Field Course Mechanics, (OCR)
Herding 310-C: Tending course Mechanics, (OCR)
Herding 120: Trial Etiquette & Protocols and The Real Rules, LH (OCR)
Pet Health 201: Ask the Vet, Chelle Schumann (OCR)

Registration: Sign up for 4 or more sessions, and save $10 on every session; Sign up for 6 or more and save $20 on every session

Buckhorn Valley Kennel Club will be holding an AKC Herding Instinct test on Monday evening at 5 PM with Terry Kenney and Mary Alice Wisecarver evaluating.  Register online at BVKC    Download Premium List

RTN will be hosting an AHBA trial with tests on Wednesday evening at 4 PM. Registration will be accepted up to start of the trial.   Register online HERE    Download AHBA Premium

Buckhorn Valley Kennel Club is hosting the AKC Herding trials & tests on the weekend. Ellen Hughes is the trial secretary. Click here to get premium and register online.  Register online at BVKC    Download Premium List

Tuition is based on the number of sessions of a course that you attend throughout the week. Some courses are offered multiple times with the same or different instructors.

SAVE! Sign up for 4 or more sessions, and save $10 per session; SAVE EVEN MORE! Sign up for 6 or more and save $20 per session!!

Rates for Private/Semi-Private classes are $40/hour (Discounts do not apply to private lessions). Reserve your slot with the instructor and arena of choice.

Classes with fewer than 6 students may be canceled at the instructor's discretion, students will be given the option of picking another class or a tuition refund in the event of cancellation. Due to the size and skills involved in the Tending course "Elements of Tending" will be limited to 4 working slots per session. PT w/Boundary title and/or skills are prerequisite before signing up for Elements of Tending. Those without prior tending experience are encouraged to audit this class and/or sign up for the Tending Fundamentals course.

Sessions are rated per handler/dog teams. A handler with multiple dogs wanting to work both on the same course must fill out this form for each dog.


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