Events

PSEC Events

If you have questions about our events, please email us at info@psec-earthdog.org.

Work-Party & Practice

When
Where
Emerald Meadow Farms
6411 Aldrich Road
Bellingham, WA 98226

We will be holding a work-party to clean up the dens in preparation for our Spring tests. A practice session will follow.

Contact info@psec-earthdog.org for more information.

Work-Party & Practice

When
Where
Emerald Meadow Farms
6411 Aldrich Road
Bellingham, WA 98226

We will be holding a work-party to clean up the dens in preparation for our Spring tests. A practice session will follow.

Contact info@psec-earthdog.org for more information.

Work-Party & Practice

When
Where
Emerald Meadow Farms
6411 Aldrich Road
Bellingham, WA 98226

We will be holding a work-party to clean up the dens in preparation for our Spring tests. A practice session will follow.

Contact info@psec-earthdog.org for more information.

Spring Tests

When
Closing Date
Friday, April 19, 2019
Where
Emerald Meadow Farms
6411 Aldrich Road
Bellingham, WA 98226
AKC Event Numbers
2019525301, 2019525303, 2019525302
Links

We are planning, once again, on holding our spring tests at Emerald Meadows Farm in Bellingham. There will be two tests on Saturday, and one on Sunday. The test chair is Regina Delahunt; the test secretary is Melissa Knapp.

Judges

Our judges will be Laurits “Dix” Dixon, Daniel Mata, and Sil Sanders. The judging assignments are as follows:

Intro & Junior Senior & Master
Test 1 (Saturday AM) Sil Sanders Dix Dixon
Test 2 (Saturday PM) Dan Mata Sil Sanders
Test 3 (Sunday AM) Dix Dixon Dan Mata

Work Parties & Practices

We will be holding three work parties and practice sessions in the days leading up to the tests:

  • Sunday, March 31, 2019
  • Saturday, April 20, 2019
  • Friday, April 26, 2019

Contact info@psec-earthdog.org for more information.

Attractions

Potluck Lunch

Please bring something for the potluck lunch each day! Drinks will be provided. And be sure to bring your dog’s beads!

General Meeting

A club general meeting will be held on Saturday, April 27 during the lunch break. Members, as well as guests, are encouraged to attend.

Judges Dinner

Everyone is invited to join us for dinner with the judges on Saturday evening at a local restaurant. Sign-ups will be taken Saturday morning.

Camping

Overnight parking and camping (no hook-ups) are available.

Friday Practice

A practice session will be held on Friday afternoon (April 26.)

Summer Tests

When
Where
The Whall’s
30903 186th Place SE
Kent, WA 98042

PSEC will be holding two tests, one each day.

Test chair: Sandra Distefano

A club general meeting will be held during lunch on Saturday, July 13. Members, as well as guests, are encouraged to attend.

Details

Some details are in flux. Stay tuned. Here’s what we know.

Potluck Lunches

Speaking of eating.... don’t forget to bring something for the potluck lunches both days.

Saturday Dinner

Plan to join us for dinner at the test site on Saturday evening. Details to come.

Raffle!

A raffle of dog- and rat-related items will be held on Sunday during the noontime break. Donations are very welcome!

RV/Camping reservations

Camping (with limited electrical hook-ups) will be available, with RSVP only.

Fall Tests

When
Where
Emerald Meadow Farms
6411 Aldrich Road
Bellingham, WA 98226

Our Fall tests are tentatively scheduled for October 12 & 13, 2019, in Bellingham. There will be two tests on Saturday, and one on Sunday.

Stay tuned for further details.

Other Clubs’ Events

We would be happy to list your club’s earthdog event here. Please send your event’s details to our webmaster.

Cascade Dachshund Club Spring Tests

When
Where
Hathor Farm
3535 Swede Hill Rd
Clinton, WA
AKC Event Numbers
2019190907, 2019190906, 2019190908, 2019190909

The Cascade Dachshund Club will be holding their spring tests on June 1 & 2 on Whidbey Island. Four tests, two days!

Cascade Dachshund Club Fall Tests

When
Where
Hathor Farm
3535 Swede Hill Rd
Clinton, WA
AKC Event Numbers
2019190910, 2019190911, 2019190912, 2019190913

The Cascade Dachshund Club will be holding their fall tests on Labor Day weekend. Four tests, two days!

Keeping Up to Date

If you'd like to be kept informed of PSEC tests and practice sessions, please subscribe to our mailing list.

Announcements are also posted to the PSEC Facebook group.

We also maintain two yahoo discussion groups:

Earthdog tests may also be found using the AKC’s event search page.