Events

PSEC Events

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

June Work Party & Practice

When
Where
Lake Residence
17926 Mary Ln SW
Rochester, WA

This is the first of two work-party/practices we'll be holding to help get both the grounds and your dogs ready for our Summer tests.

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

July Work Party and Practice

When
Where
Lake Residence
17926 Mary Ln SW
Rochester, WA

Come to our Summer tests a day early, help clean up the dens, and practice with your dog!

Summer Tests

When
Where
Lake Residence
17926 Mary Ln SW
Rochester, WA
AKC Event Numbers
2021525307, 2021525308
Links

Our Summer tests will be held on July 17 & 18 in Grand Mound, WA. There will be one test per day.

The test secretary is Anne Sanders.

COVID restrictions

With the exception of IQ, day-of-show entries will not be accepted! (IQ entries close at 9:15am on the day of the test.)

Attendees who are vaccinated may self-attest to their vaccination status and avoid the requirement to wear a face mask and social distance. Those who are not vaccinated for COVID-19 will be required to wear face masks and maintain 6 feet social distance from people outside of your household at all times during these tests. See the premium list for further details on our COVID policies.

There will be no food (hospitality or lunch) provided at this event. Bring your own lunch and snacks and consume them in your vehicle.

Schedule

Class Start Time
Master Earthdog 9:00am
Intro to Quarry 10:00am
Senior Earthdog 10:30am (or 30 minutes after Master finishes)
Junior Earthdog 2:00pm on Saturday / 1:00pm on Sunday

Judges

Judges will be Betsy Fortman, Jill Petersen, John Willmore, and Harriet Haydon.

Saturday Sunday
IQ Betsy Fortman Harriet Haydon
JE Betsy Fortman Jill Petersen
SE John Willmore Jill Petersen
ME John Willmore Jill Petersen

Camping

Limiting dry (no power) RV camping will be available. Reservations are required. See the premium list for details.

Club Meeting

A Board Meeting and General Meeting will be held on Saturday, July 17, 2021, following the completion of Senior Earthdog judging.

Practices / Work Parties

To help prepare the site, and your dogs, we will be holding two work party / practices leading up to these tests:

  • Saturday, June 19, 2021 @ 10:00am
  • Friday, July 16, 2021 @ 2:00pm

More Details

See the premium list for further details on the tests. If you still have general questions feel free to send an email to info@psec-earthdog.org. Questions of a more official or entry-oriented nature may be addressed to the test secretary: anne@westiesnw.com.

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
2021190908, 2021190909, 2021190910, 2021190911

The Cascade Dachshund Club is hosting two days of AKC earthdog tests on Whidbey on the weekend of June 5 & 6, 2021.

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 groups.io discussion groups:

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