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Terra Norté - Where the wind is long, the water is scarse and the dogs are exceptional
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Summer Herding Symposium
July 3- 7, 2023

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2022
RTN Fall
Trial/Test Events

BVKC/CDHA FALL AKC Trial & Tests
A, B, C, and D Course Trials and tests
Judges Karen Trimble and Deborah Pollard

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BVKC Online Entry here

CDHA Premium List
CDHA Online Entry Here

GSDCA 2022 National Herding Trials in Florida October 7 -9th
A,B,C, and D Course Trials and Tests
Judges: Rusty Jeffers, Sherry Lee DVM, and Leida Jones
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Online Entry

GSDCA 2022 National Herding Instinct Tests at Bushnell, FL and Farm Dog Certification Tests at the World Equestrian Center in Ocala, FL
October 11, 2022

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If you are interested in adding a noble dog to your family who cares not where you live, what you feed, what kind of couch you have to sit on;
only that they can share that life with you - you might be looking for a German Shepherd Dog.

You can have 2000 acres for a dog to explore, but a GSD will be happiest lying next to your chair. They are usually an excellent judge of character - so some of your friends may not pass the test. For more information on the dogs of Terra Norté - click on the various links above.

Primo - She's mine

If you are interested in working with your dog in one of the oldest team activities known to man: Herding. Rancho Terra Norté has an active training program to help you and your dog achieve your potential. While we love working with Shepherds, other herding & working breeds are welcome.

Looking for a location to hold your organization's
herding event - check us out!
Fun Days - Farm Dog Certification Tests - Instinct Tests
Sanctioned AKC/AHBA/ASCA/USBCHA event venue

Along with German Shepherd Dogs, Rancho Terra Norte' has added a resident Border Collie to the crew. Meet HC TBC Sweep HXAs HXBs HXDs"Tristan". Tristan is our black dynamo who has become DC Rafe's lieutenant helping with the distance work. Finishing his AKC Herding Championship in 18 months, owner trained and handled, showing that he is THE MOST versatile dog - good in the arena, out on the field, and in the pens. Tristan is out of Imp Coal x Imp Jett.


Newsflash

CH Terra Norte's America
Ferrera PT

"Rica"
(GCH Agon x GCHB Nevada PT)
Always owner handled from the
bred-by exhibitor class


CH Terra Norte's
Constantine
The Great "Tino"

(Texas PT x CH Flyer PT)
Always owner handled from the bred-by exhibitor class


Rica are out of our 2017 litter out of 2015 Amateur Futurity Victrix/2016 Amateur Maturity Victrix
GCHB Terra Norte’s Night Time
in Nevada PT from 2015 Futurity
Victor 2x SEL EX GCH Bomar Agon de Rancho Backachers.

This past October Rafe finished his AKC Herding Championship. He is officially now - DC HC CH Terra Norte's Hark The Herald HSAs HSCs HSBs HICs HIAs HIDs HXAs HXCs HXDs RN FSXs RLFsIII, HRDIIm, HTADsII
unofficially - Rafe the Wonder Dog!


RTN now has a new secure on-line store where you
can register for clinics, lesson weekends, purchase Sheep Bucks punch cards, gift certificates, and soon RTN wearables! Click on the Online Store link above and check it out!

NEW! We are currently offering an Introduction to Herding VALUE package for $100. The package
includes an initial herding evaluation and 2 lessons.

 

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