American Tending Breeds Association


AKC Herding Trials July 13-14, 2018



AKC Trial 1, Friday & Saturday October 19 & 20, 2018 Event No. 2018226907

AKC Trial 2, Friday & Saturday October 19 & 20, 2018 Event No. 2018226908

AHBA Sunday Trial, October 21, 2018


AKC Trial 1 & 2, Friday & Saturday October 19 & 20, 2018

(both trials have the same classes and run both days)
  • Sheep – Trial: Course A - Started, Intermediate and Advanced (5 Sheep per Run)
  • Sheep – Trial: Course B - Started, Intermediate and Advanced (5 Sheep per Run. Outrun @ 50% Max.): St.– 50 yd.; Int.- 100 yd; Adv.-200 yd.)
  • Sheep – Trial: Course C- Started, Intermediate & Advanced (20-100 sheep per Run)
  • Sheep – Trial: Course D- Started, Intermediate & Advanced
  • Sheep – Tests: Pre-Trial, Pre-Trial Boundary, Herding Test, Herding Instinct Test
  • Ducks – Trial: Course A - Started, Intermediate and Advanced (5 Ducks per Run.)
  • Ducks – Trial: Course B - Started, Intermediate and Advanced (5 Ducks per Run. Outrun @ Min.): St. – 60 ft; Inter. – 75 ft; Adv. – 100 ft)
  • Duck Test: Pre-Trial

Sunday AHBA Trial, October 21, 2018

  • Sheep-JHD (Junior Herding Dog Test)
  • Sheep-HTD- I, II, III (hold & ribbon pull) (Sheep Outrun will be: I-100 yd, II-100 yd, III-200 yd.)
  • Sheep-HTAD-I, II, III (Course # 2, gather, ribbon removal for III)
  • Sheep-HRD-I, II, III
  • Sheep-RLF-I, II, III
  • Ducks- JHD, HTAD – I,II,III (Course #2, gather, duck touch for III)
  • Ducks-HTD -I, II, III (duck touch for III) (Duck Outrun will be 75’)

Location: Raspberry Ridge Sheep Farm, 2167 Lake Minsi Dr, Bangor, PA 18013



Steps to complete your entry
1. Download the AKC Premium List here  or the;  AHBA Premium List here 

And mail to: ATBA, c/o Patricia Davies, 345 Ginger Lane, East Stroudsburg, Pa 18301
OR scan or take a photo of the form and email it to: spotsrhot60@hotmail.com

2. Payment:
Mail a check made out to ATBA with the form to the address above

OR Pay online
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