American Tending Breeds Association

Schedule of Events 2021

1/2/2021 ATBA membership meeting (and member training day #1 11am - 5pm)
. . . . Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA.


3/20/21

ATBA member training day

Read this: COVID-19 Trials Advisory Letter

. . . . Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA.   


4/16/2021 (Friday)

Three AKC Herding Test and Trials (Events 1, 2 and 3) Sheep and Ducks

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Events 1 & 2 & 3:

Sheep-- Trial Courses C & D- Started, Intermediate & Advanced

Min. 20 sheep per C Course Run; 10 sheep per D Course Run.

D Course optional Elements: Figure 8, Mock Footbath, Alleyways/Maltese Cross

Ducks-Trial Courses A & B - Started, Intermediate and Advanced; Pre-Trial Test

(5 Ducks per Run. Duck B Outrun: St. – 60 ft; Inter. – 75 ft; Adv. – 100 ft).

Sheep Tests: Boundary(10 sheep), Pre-Trial & Herding (3 sheep), Instinct Test (3 sheep min.).

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Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA.


April 17, 2021 (Saturday)

Three AKC Herding Test and Trials (Events 1, 2 and 3) Sheep and Ducks

Read this: COVID-19 Advisory Letter

Events 1 & 2 & 3:

Sheep Trial Courses A & B - Started, Intermediate and Advanced

(3-5 Sheep per Run. Sheep B Outrun: St.– 50 yd.; Int.- 100 yd; Adv.-200 yd.).

Ducks-Trial Courses A & B - Started, Intermediate and Advanced; Pre-Trial Test

(5 Ducks per Run. Duck B Outrun: St. – 60 ft; Inter. – 75 ft; Adv. – 100 ft).

Sheep Tests: Boundary(10 sheep), Pre-Trial & Herding (3 sheep), Instinct Test (3 sheep min.).

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Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA.


4/18/2021 (Sunday)

AHBA Trial Sheep and Ducks

Read this: COVID-19 Trials Advisory Letter


Ducks: HTD, HTAD (Course 2), JHD;
Sheep: HTD, HTAD (Course 2), HRD, RLF

Combined HRD and RLF Course Descriptions 2020


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Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA.


5/8/2021

ATBA Herding Trial Fun Match - open to all breeds!

FULL! Wait List Only

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. . . . Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA.

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6/12 - 6/13 2021

AKC Farm Dog Certification. Two events each running two days.

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. . . . Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA.

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6/20/2021

ATBA Club Picnic and member training day

. . . . Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA. 


7/16/2021 (Friday)

Two AKC Herding Test and Trials (1 and 2) Ducks and Sheep

Read this: COVID-19 Trials Advisory Letter


ATBA licensed AKC
Trial 1:
Sheep C Course (16 entries max per day);
Sheep D Course (24 entries per day)

Trial 2:
(same as Trial 1)

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Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA.


7/17/2021 (Saturday)

Two AKC Herding Test and Trials (3 and 4) Sheep and Ducks

Read this: COVID-19 Trials Advisory Letter


ATBA licensed AKC
Trial 1:
Sheep Tests, Sheep A Course, Sheep B Course (50 entries max per trial);
Duck PT, Duck A, Duck B Courses (limited to 30 max per day).

Trial 2:
(same as Trial 1)

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Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA.


7/18/2021 (Sunday)

AHBA Trial Sheep and Ducks
Ducks: HTD, HTAD (Course 2), JHD;
Sheep: HTD, HTAD (Course 2), HRD, RLF

Read this: COVID-19 Trials Advisory Letter

Combined HRD and RLF Course Descriptions 2020

Sanction Trial Form


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Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA.


10/9/21

ATBA member training day

9am - 4pm

. . . . Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA.   


October

ATBA Fun Match - Sheep, ducks, and fun!

Cancelled

. . . . Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA.

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  • Day-of entries for non-club members: $25.
10/15/2021 (Friday)

Two AKC Herding Test and Trials (1 and 2) Sheep
ATBA licensed AKC
Trial 1:
Sheep C Course (16 entries max per day);
Sheep D Course (24 entries per day)

Read this: COVID-19 October Trials Advisory Letter



Trial 2:
(same as Trial 1)

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Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA.

10/16/2021 (Saturday)

Two AKC Herding Test and Trials (1 and 2) Sheep and Ducks
ATBA licensed AKC
Trial 1:
Sheep Tests, Sheep A Course, Sheep B Course (50 entries max per trial);
Duck PT, Duck A, Duck B Courses (limited to 30 max per day).

Read this: COVID-19 October Trials Advisory Letter



Trial 2:
(same as Trial 1 except no Tests)

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Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA.


Trial 3:
(Tests only)

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Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA.


10/17/2021 (Sunday)

AHBA Trial Sheep and Ducks
Ducks: HTD, HTAD (Course 2), JHD;
Sheep: HTD, HTAD (Course 2), HRD, RLF

Read this: COVID-19 October Trials Advisory Letter


Combined HRD and RLF Course Descriptions 2020

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Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA.


Early January TBD 2021 ATBA membership meeting (and member training day 11am - 5pm)
. . . . Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, Bangor, PA.


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