06-23-2008, 11:38 AM
Do you think you've got a great Duck Dog? Here is your chance to prove it (and maybe make some money in the process).
There will definitely be a Duck Dog Challenge at Burlington Ranch in Chewelah WA (50 miles North of Spokane) on July 19 & 20.
Go to the newly updated DDC website at http://www.nationalduckdogchallenge.com/ for the Rules and Entry form.
06-24-2008, 11:38 AM
Here's the brochure :
Burlington Ranch, Chewelah, WA
July 19 & 20th
The Duck Dog Challenge utilizes remotely launched simulated dummy birds that have an attached target that you actually shoot. When hit the exploding target has the visual effect of a hard hit bird and unlike sporting clays this target is designed for your gun dog to retrieve! Our events are open to all breeds of dogs registered or not.
Dogs can be entered 3 times in each event but cannot enter any Division more than once unless an additional division is being run on a different field.
Entry fees: Junior Division - $45 Hunter Division - $65
Open Division - $90* Team Division - $120*
* Fees above $70 for National Duck Dog Challenge
each entry collected for the Open and Team Division will be returned in prize money.
What to bring to an event: -Shotgun – 12 gage or smaller, - Non toxic shot #6 or smaller - Duck Call, - Appropriate Clothing, – Blaze orange not required - Jr division handlers must bring hunter safety card. Required equipment: Ear and Eye Protection
All participants and spectators are required to sign a release to attend an event.
Enter the event at: www.nationalduckdogchallenge.com; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Event host: Burlington Ranch, Inc. Chewelah, WA. : www.burlingtonranch.com
07-04-2008, 12:19 PM
Remember that we are not connected to Bango Birds or whatever thats called. We do not use balloons and Powder.