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The M-ASHC will be hosting two AKC licensed
Spaniel Hunting Tests this Spring

Saturday, April 8 and Sunday, April 9, 2017
Entries handled by entryexpress.net

Hunting Test Chairman- Rick Abolt
Hunting Test Secretary- Brian Schmidt  brdemkr@yahoo.com.
Committee - Christina Gebhard, Connie Abolt, Jim Zimmerman
Gun Captain - Jim Zimmerman.

All tests are open to all AKC registerable breeds of Flushing Spaniels, Airedale Terriers, Flat-Coated Retrievers, Curly-Coated Retrievers, and Golden Retrievers and Labrador Retrievers six months of age or older on the day of the Hunting Test. Entries will be limited to 50 dogs per day. Entries will close when the limit is reached, if this occurs prior to the specified closing date. Entries will be refunded for a bitch coming in season; a dog who is injured, ill or who dies; and an entry cancelled before closing. A veterinary certificate is required for all health-related refunds.

Please Note: the AKC and M-AHSC requires that BLAZE ORANGE clothing be worn by people in the field.

AKC Licensed Spaniel Hunting Test

Saturday, April 8, 2017 Event #2017460004 and Sunday, April 9, 2017 Event #2017460005
To be held at Marshtown hunting Preserve, Dover DE www.marshtown.net

This hunting test is held under the Rules and Procedures of The American Kennel Club.

Schedule and Entry Fees
Master 8:00 AM $65
Senior 8:00 AM $65
Junior 8:00 AM $65

Chukars will be used for all test levels.

Judges and Stakes to be Judged:

Junior (Sat):Bill Lowe & Mary Lackey
Senior/Master (Sat): Jean-Marie Tate & Bill Pierson

Junior (Sun): Jean-Marie Tate & Bill Pierson
Senior/Master (Sun): Bill Lowe & Mary Lackey

Standard AKC Rosettes to all dogs receiving a qualifying score.

Limited to fifty (50) entries per day. Entries will close if the limit is reached prior to the specified closing date.Payment must accompany all entries.

Entries are administered through EntryExpress.net.

Entries will close at midnight, Monday, March 27, 2017 on EntryExpress.net.


Coffee and Lunches will be provided at the hunt test grounds for a small donation.

Remember to check with the hotel on pet accommodations.

Directions to Hunting Test Site:

Marshtown Hunting Preserve
362 Edgewater Farm Lane
Dover, DE 19901

From Wilmington
Get on I-495 S from N Church St and E 12th St 5 min (1.6 mi)

Take DE-1 S to US-13 N/S Dupont Blvd in Smyrna. Take exit 114 from DE-1 S 35 min (39.1 mi)

Follow Rd 12/Smyrna Leipsic Rd and DE-9 S to Edgewater Farm Ln

From Washington DC:
Follow US-50 E and US-301 N to MD-300 E in 2, Church Hill 1h 18 min (70.9 mi)

Continue on MD-300 E. Take State Rd 42 to Edgewater Farm Ln.