Road Trial

Judges

  • Mounted Judge: Kara Sinclair

  • Course Judge: (more than 8 entries)

  • LOCATION:
    Purina Farms
    Gray Summit, MO
  • Trial Secretary: Lynn Luikart
    10130 Atchison Road
    Centerville, OH 45458
    937-885-0780
    koiradals@att.net

    Express mail entries *must* include a signature permitting them to be left at the Secretary's address without the recipient's signature.

    Closing Date: Wednesday May 3, 2017 at 7:30PM EST
  • Committee:
    Ronna Hill, Road Trial Chair â?¨
    Lincoln, NE
    402-450-3773
    whirlwinddals@windstream.net

    John Wilson - Performance Coordinator
    jwilson3@cox.net

Property Description: Moderate terrain

Horse Rental & Other Fees: $200
Cart Rental for Coaching Certificate: $25

Entry Fees:
First Dog per team entered in either class..................................................$45
Each additional dog entered on the same team in either class.....................$35
(Maximum 6 dogs per team)
Coaching Certificate class..........................................................................$30

Entry Limitations: Entries will be limited to a maximum of 5 RDX teams, 15 RD teams, and 8 CC teams or the availability of rental horses. The number of entries shall be limited according to Chapter 1, Section 13 of the DCA Road Trial Rules & Regulations.

Schedule: Saturday, May 20, 2017

Boarding: Please contact RT Chair, Ronna Hill, for information regarding boarding your horse.

Tracking

Judges

  • Sandra Mcmillan and Jeff Whitsitt

  • DATE: Sunday, May 21, 2017
  • LOCATION:
    Sullivan Airport, Sullivan, MO (approximately 30 Miles west of Purina Farms on I-44)
  • Committee:
    Sara Pruyne, Tracking Chair
    spotme@megalink.net
    207-527-2526

    John Wilson – Performance Coordinator
    jwilson3@cox.net
  • Trial Secretary: Linda McSherry
    c/o Lynn Luikart
    10130 Atchison Road
    Centerville, OH 45458
    937-885-0780
    koiradals@att.net

    Express mail entries *must* include a signature permitting them to be left at the Secretary's address without the recipient's signature.

    Closing Date: Wednesday May 3, 2017 at 7:30PM EST

TRACK LAYERS NEEDED!!! If you can help with this on Saturday and Sunday, please contact Sara Pruyne.

* Tracking is open to All Breeds *
Dalmatians given preference

ENTRY FEES:
TD $75
TDX $125

ENTRY LIMITATIONS:
Total TD entries accepted: 4
Total TDX entries accepted: 4
Tracks may be substituted based on entry needs.

Directions From Purina Farms:
From Purina Farms go right on Highway M
Left on MO-100
Left on I-44 West
Exit 226 - MO-185 S toward Sullivan
Right on MO-185
Take the 1st left onto MO-I85/N. Service Rd W
Turn onto N. Church St/State Hwy AF.
Take 2nd right onto Airport Road.
Follow Signs to Test Headquarters

Obedience & Rally

Judges

  • Ginger Kinion, Carol Mett & Diane Propst

  • DATE: Tuesday, May 23, 2017
  • LOCATION:
    Purina Events Center
  • Committee:
    Sue MacMillan – Obedience Chair
    suemac@paisleydals.com
    651-271-1359

    Susan Taylor-Wills – Rally Chair
    nursesusan@comcast.net
    317-213-8892

    John Wilson – Performance Coordinator
    jwilson3@cox.net
  • Superintendent: Foy Trent Dog Shows
    P.O. Box C
    Sturgeon, MO 65284
    Closing date: May 3, 2017 Noon CST
    (Time Zone: Central)
  • Show Veterinarian:
    Pacific Animal Hospital (24 hr emergency care)
    450 West Flier Drive, Pacific, MO 63069
    636-239-5445 or (PAH – 636-257-2100)
    On Call

OBEDIENCE STEWARDS and WORKERS NEEDED ~ Contact Sue MacMillan or Susan Taylor if you can help!

* Rally limited to 176 entries *

OBEDIENCE ENTRY FEES: First Entry - $35.00; Additional entries for the same dog - $30; Obedience Brace and Team - $35 Per Unit
RALLY ENTRY FEES: First entry $35.00 Additional entries for same dog: $30.00

OBEDIENCE CLASSES OFFERED
Regular Classes Offered: Novice A, Novice B, Open A, Open B, Utility A, Utility B
Optional Titling Classes Offered: Beginner Novice A, Beginner Novice B, Graduate Novice, Graduate Open, Versatility
Alternative Titling Classes: Preferred Novice, Preferred Open, Preferred Utility
Non-Regular Classes: Veterans, Brace, Team

RALLY CLASSES OFFERED
Rally Classes offered: Rally Novice A & B,
Rally Advanced A & B, Rally Excellent A & B

* Bitches in season and injured dogs are not permitted to compete in Agility Trials. Entry fees will be refunded less a $5 processing fee per run entered with a certificate from a veterinarian.

Agility

Judges

  • Mr. Dan Faulkner

  • DATE:
    Sunday, May 21, 2017 - All Breed Agility Trial
    Monday, May 22, 2017 - DCA Nationals (Dalmatians Only) Agility Trial
  • LOCATION:
    Purina Events Center
  • Committee:
    Holly Waldrop ?- Trial Chair
    615-243-3257
    daltrainer@juno.com

    John Wilson – Performance Coordinator
    jwilson3@cox.net
  • Trial Secretary:
    Lynn Luikart
    10130 Atchison Road
    Centerville, OH 45458
    937-885-0780
    koiradals@att.net

    Express mail entries *must* include a signature permitting them to be left at the Secretary's address without the recipient's signature.
  • Show Veterinarian:
    Pacific Animal Hospital (24 hr emergency care)
    450 West Flier Drive, Pacific, MO 63069
    636-239-5445 or (PAH – 636-257-2100)
    On Call

AGILITY STEWARDS NEEDED
We need help with the following jobs: Scribe, Ring Crew, Timer, Course Builder, Gate Steward, Scribe Runner, Leash Runner.

Classes offered: Standard, JWW, FAST, Time2Beat, Premier - regular and preferred.

Entry Fees: Sunday, May 21, 2017: First Entry of Each Dog - $25; Additional Entry of same dog - $13
Monday, May 22, 2017: First Entry of Each Dog - $35; Additional Entry of same dog - $20
Entry Limits: 330 Runs per day.
Entry Method: First Received ?

Entry opening date and time: First received, Monday, March 6, 2017 at 8AM EST
Entry closing date and time: Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 7:30PM EST

INFORMATION:
All owners/handlers are responsible for entering their dogs in the proper height class.

Obstacles: All obstacles used will meet the current specifications as set forth in the AKC Agility Regulations.

Ring Description: This is an indoor arena with specially designed artificial turf. Ring dimensions are 120 x 90 feet. Crating will be available adjacent to the arena.
Notice: All handlers in AKC must have an official height card for each dog entered or have their dogs measured prior to running in any class excluding those jumping 24", unless there is a VMO or AKC representative in attendance. All dogs without a permanent or temporary height card will have to be measured by the judge before running. However, all exhibitors should carry the original AKC official jump height card with them to each trial in order to present the card upon request.

Move-ups must be received in writing by the Trial Secretary no later than 6 pm, Monday, May 15, 2017 for the Sunday Trial. Move-ups for the Monday trial will be permitted on Sunday, May 21 up to 30 minutes following the end of the Sunday trial.

Course Familiarization: Handlers in all classes are permitted to walk the course without the dogs prior to start of the class. The walk-through allows handlers to plan their strategy for running the course. A judge's briefing will be held prior to each class.

A warm-up area with a regulation jump will be provided.

Exhibitor Information:
* Exhibitors may wear shirts or insignia of their training group if they wish. ?
* Bitches in season and injured dogs are not permitted to compete in Agility Trials. Entry fees will be refunded less a $5 processing fee per run entered with a certificate from a veterinarian.

Dock Diving

  • DATE:Saturday, May 20 and Tuesday, May 23, 2017
  • LOCATION:
    Purina Events Center

The Dalmatians will be taking over the dock at Purina Farms on May 20th and 23rd.

Sign up for open splashes on the 20th and 23rd. Each splash is 2 jumps. Dogs can work towards and earn NADD and AKC titles with each splash.

On the 23rd, the second splash will be a fun competition for the Dalmatians. Longest jump in each division will get a prize.

All splashes are open to all breeds. For complete information, visit

Purina Farms Dalmatian Club 2017 - North America Diving Dogs (NADD)

Barn Hunt

  • DATE:May 21, 2017
  • Entries Close: May 11th, 2017
  • LOCATION:
    Purina Farms - Gateway Hall
    200 Checkerboard Loop, Gray Summit, MO

Dalmatian Club of America in conjunction with K9 Ratpack is holding a Barn Hunt trial during the DCA National at Purina Farms. Open to all Breeds and Mixed Breeds of all sizes!

Two Trials Sunday Two Crazy 8s!
Judge: Catherine Leavitt
Click here for Barn Hunt Premium List