2016 Water Training Seminar

June 4 and 5, 2016

The following items will be discussed and demonstrated during this course.

11289062_372671309588709_8517900836328280262_oIntroductory water basics
Non cheating singles

Prerequisites for swimby
Mechanics of swimby
Cheating singles
Beginning water blind drills
Marking concepts

Only 12 handler/dog teams will be chosen to participate. Other retrievers may be used to further demonstrate certain steps as needed by the instructor.  Unlimited observer spots.  Handlers will be selected and notified no later than May 30.

$50 for handler position.
$25 for observer.
Saturday June 4 will be at square pond.
Sunday June 5 will be at Boyd’s.

Payment can be made at the training class, this class is open to all current MSGDA members.  If interested in signing up to be a participant, (observer or handler) please email webmaster@msgda.org


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May Field Test Running Order/ June Hunt Test Sign Up

May NAHRA field test running order, and June NAHRA test sign up available at www.huntsecretary.com

With our many years of experience, our online entry service will help your club’s hunt test go smoothly from accepting the entries to providing your club all the necessary paperwork.
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2016 Picnic Fun Hunt Test

It’s that time of year again!

Midnight Sun Gun Dog Association Annual Picnic Fun Hunt Test

Saturday May 7, 2016 Where: Heaven’s Fields, Wasilla (NOTE: Because of Weather changes Event Location may be moved, check www.msgda.org for latest info)


Sign-Up Time: 8:30 AM.

Please complete the  Fun Hunt Flyer and Entry Form  and bring with you. (One entry per dog per stake; indicate multiple series on entry form)

Event Begins: 9:30 a.m. Cost: $10.00/dog/series (cash or check) for Started, Hunter, Intermediate & Senior stakes

Volunteers Needed: If you can volunteer to help us out during the May 7th Picnic Fun Hunt (i.e. at the sign‐in table, seƫng up hunt test, helping during the event, with the cookout, or the tear‐down follow‐ing the event) please contact Kody Bull @ 223‐0898.

Event Questions: Please contact Kody Bull @ 223‐0898.

Directions to Heaven’s Fields from Eagle River

**Note** Hyer Road Exit, and Seward Meridian Highway Exits will be closed. There is road Construction between Trunk and Wasilla. Plan ahead, be patient, be safe and be early if possible.**

 Turn onto Parks Highway going to Wasilla.

 Take the Trunk exit.  Go Left through Round-a-bout, then right East Fireweed Road.

 Turn left on Fairview Loop (go across railroad track ‐don’t take Old Matanuska Road). You’ll pass 2 red barns on your left. Continue on Fairview Loop‐you’ll be on Fairview Loop for about 2 miles total.

 Turn left on Davis Road. At bottom of hill (about .3 miles), turn leftinto fields. Turn leftagain for parking.

Tailgate Cookout Following the Events

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