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The dates for the USBCHA National Cattledog finals for 2018 have changed to October 11-14 in Marshfield MO
The USBCHA has a group email service for members only. This is used to send out reminders, ballots and news pertinent to the membership. All such information will be posted on the website as well. If you are not currently signed up for the group email, you can either mark yes on the membership or Read more about Group Mailing[…]
Thank you to all who participated in the survey on single-day qualifying at the Finals. Click the link below to see a summary of the results. Single Day survey summary
The Judge for the National Cattledog finals is: Leslie Scruggs
The Judges for the National Sheepdog finals are as follows: Bruce Fogt James McGee Joni Tietjen Shirley Cropper Bruce Fogt and James McGee will judge the Open. Joni Tietjen and Shirley Cropper will judge Nursery and Open Semi-final. All judges will judge the Final Round.
Handlers: At a meeting of the USBCHA Board of Directors on February 8, 2018, the Board adopted some revisions to the Judging Guidelines. This was done after study by a subcommittee and a thorough review by the Board. The Guidelines can be found on the website. The changes are incorporated on the page “Judging Guidelines.” Read more about Changes to Judging Guidelines[…]
At a meeting of the USBCHA Board of Directors on February 8, 2018, the Board adopted some revisions to the Judging Guidelines. This was done after study by a subcommittee and a thorough review by the Board. The Guidelines can be found on the website. The changes are incorporated on the page “Judging Guidelines.” If Read more about Judging Guidelines – Revised Feb 7, 2018[…]
TRIAL HOSTS: We can post your entry forms on the Upcoming Trials page or provide a link to a website with the form. Please provide that information when you have it so handlers have “one-stop” access to entry forms.
December 8, 2017 On December 7, 2017, the Board voted to amend Rule II.F.5 Board of directors has voted to change the trial rules regarding access to water on the trial field. Change of Part II.F.5 of the rules now state: Fresh water shall always be available on the field for cooling a dog. The intent is to Read more about Rule change[…]
National Sheepdog Finals 2018 The USBCHA Board of Directors is happy to announce that the 2018 National Sheepdog Finals will be in Alturus, CA, hosted by Geri Byrne and Amy Coapman, tentatively scheduled for September 24-29, 2018. We all look forward to returning to Alturus in 2018. Thank you Geri and Amy.