Please come join us at our 2017 National Specialty Herding Trials and watch our wonderful cardigans
perform what they were bred to do!
Dates: Saturday April 29 and Sunday April 30, 2017
324 County Road 1171
Nova, OH 44589
Hado-Bar is 36 miles or 45 to 60 minutes from the Sawmill Creek Resort, depending upon lights and
Saturday and Sunday Trials:
- HT and PT tests on sheep, A-Course sheep and ducks, as well as B-Course ducks.
- Judges both days will be Sean and Sharol Hathaway from Kentucky.
- All Breed Eligible with an early entry date for CWCs.
Instinct Testing: If we have sufficient livestock available after the trial has closed, we will offer
Instinct testing. If available, the Instinct tests will be offered both days after the completion of the
trials. As of 3/5/2017, it appears we will not have the stock count... yeah.. we
are disappointed too.
Hospitality: The Hospitality Committee will be providing complimentary breakfast items for our
exhibitors such baked goods, bagels, juice, coffee and tea. Lunch will be available for purchase at $8.00
per person. Sign up for lunch on the Consolidated Order Form. Payment for your lunch will be
at the show site.
Silent Auction: We will have a silent auction full of wonderful items on Sunday. This year’s auction
chairman is Cheryl Kienast,
email@example.com. Renee Bernard has graciously agreed to assist. Please contact Cheryl or Renee if you have any items you might wish to donate. Proceeds raised benefit
the bottom line on our herding trials.
Event questions may be directed to Susan Long, Trial Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org or 423-327-2792
Sawmill Creek Resort
400 Sawmill Creek Dr
Huron OH 44839
Other Hotels: Please check pet policy and fees with each property.
736 US Rt. 250
East Ashland OH
I-71 & SR 250
Mansfield, OH approx. 20 miles away has several pet friendly hotels.
Campground: very near the trial site
Country Stage Campground
40 Township Rd 1031