Online Entry for Spaniel Hunting Tests

Saturday May 8, 2021
& Sunday, May 9, 2021
Rebel Ridge Farms in Elkton, MD

AKC Events # 2021441908 (May 8) and #2021441909 (May 9)
Download the Premium List and paper entry forms, OR

Enter MSDA’s spring Spaniel Hunting Tests and Working Dog Tests now by scrolling down and filling out the online form below.

There are no additional fees for online entry. For all hunt tests, entries close at 8 pm (Eastern) on Saturday, May 1, 2021 or when entry limits are reached, whichever occurs earlier. Entries are not complete until payment is received.

Not ready to enter? If you need more information about MSDA’s Spring Hunting Tests, there’s lots of info available here.

After your entry is submitted and reviewed by an actual human, a detailed confirmation e-mail with payment instructions will be sent within 24 hours. You will have the option of using a unique secure link to pay online (via Square) with a major credit card or you may mail a check to MSDA’s Hunting Test Secretary. Fees are as follows:

  • For Junior, Senior, and Master hunt tests, $70 per dog per test. Except, if the dog is handled by an AKC-registered junior handler, the fee is only $35.
  • For the Working Dog flushing test (Sunday only), the fee is $35. However, if you are also testing at the Junior or Senior Hunter level the same day, the WD fee is only $15.
  • There are no additional fees for using the online entry and payment process.

A lot more information is available here. If you prefer to use a paper entry form for entering the hunting tests, download this PDF which includes the Premium List and printable entry forms. Entry for the working dog tests is online only.

If you’re having trouble with these forms or need to make changes to a previously-submitted registration, please e-mail the Hunt Test Secretary, Pamela DeSmidt at Secretary@mdsportingdog.org. If you have questions about how activities will be conducted or would like to volunteer to help, please contact the Event Chair, Steve Roth at HuntingChair@mdsportingdog.org.

ENTRY FORM:

    To be completed only by the owner or the owner's authorized agent.
    There are spaces to enter information for one handler and up to three individual dogs on this form. If there may be a second handler, use the "Other Info" box at the bottom of the form to let us know. If you are entering more than three dogs, you may wish to contact the Hunt Test Secretary, Pamela DeSmidt to send your information directly, rather than using this form.

    Fields marked with * are required.

    First, the handler's information...



    Next, tell us about the dog(s)...

    DOG #1:



    Enter this dog in the following events:
    Spaniel Hunting Test Saturday May 8th
    Working Dog Certificate Test Sunday May 9th
    Spaniel Hunting Test Sunday May 9th

    Important -- please check AKC# carefully!









    If you don't have any more dogs to enter, skip directly to the "small print" AGREEMENT section below!

    DOG #2:



    Enter this dog in the following events:
    Spaniel Hunting Test Saturday May 8th
    Working Dog Certificate Test Sunday May 9th
    Spaniel Hunting Test Sunday May 9th

    Important -- please check AKC# carefully!









    If you don't have any more dogs to enter, skip directly to the "small print" AGREEMENT section below!

    DOG #3:



    Enter this dog in the following events:
    Spaniel Hunting Test Saturday May 8th
    Working Dog Certificate Test Sunday May 9th
    Spaniel Hunting Test Sunday May 9th

    Important -- please check AKC# carefully!








    Finally, legal and other stuff...

    COVID-19 Warning: An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens and those with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable. By attending this MSDA event you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19. MSDA will be using enhanced health and safety measures for all participants and volunteers. These will be guided by rules and recommendations provided by the CDC, state, county, the event site's owners and the AKC. Details will be decided closer to the date of the event, but this likely will include social distancing and wearing masks. If you are not willing to comply with these measures, do not sign up for this event.

    AKC Rules, Regulations, Policies and Guidelines are available on the American Kennel Club website: www.akc.org
    AGREEMENT
    I certify that I am the actual owner of the dog, or that I am the duly authorized agent of the actual owner whose name I have entered above. In consideration of the acceptance of this entry, I (we) agree to abide by the rules and regulations of The American Kennel Club in effect at the time of this event, and any additional rules and regulations appearing in the premium list of this event and entry form and any decision made in accord with them. I (we) agree that the club holding this event has the right to refuse this entry for cause which the club shall deem sufficient. I (we) certify and represent that the dog entered is not a hazard to persons or other dogs. In consideration of the acceptance of this entry and of the holding of this event and of the opportunity to have the dog judged and to win prizes, ribbons, or trophies, I (we) agree to hold the AKC, the event-giving club, their members, directors, governors, officers, agents, superintendents or event secretary and the owner and/or lessor of the premises and any provider of services that are necessary to hold this event and any employees or volunteers of the aforementioned parties, and any AKC approved judge, judging at this event, harmless from any claim for loss or injury which may be alleged to have been caused directly or indirectly to any person or thing by the act of this dog while in or about the event premises or grounds or near any entrance thereto, and I (we) personally assume all responsibility and liability for any such claim; and I (we) further agree to hold the aforementioned parties harmless from any claim for loss, injury or damage to this dog. Additionally, I (we) hereby assume the sole responsibility for and agree to indemnify, defend and save the aforementioned parties harmless from any and all loss and expense (including legal fees) by reason of the liability imposed by law upon any of the aforementioned parties for damage because of bodily injuries, including death at any time resulting therefrom, sustained by any person or persons, including myself (ourselves), or on account of damage to property, arising out of or in consequence of my (our) participation in this event, however such, injuries, death or property damage may be caused, and whether or not the same may have been caused or may be alleged to have been caused by the negligence of the aforementioned parties or any of their employees, agents, or any other person. I (we) agree that the determination of whether the injury is serious shall be made by the event veterinarian and is binding on me (us). I (WE) AGREE THAT ANY CAUSE OF ACTION, CONTROVERSY OR CLAIM ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THE ENTRY, EXHIBITION OR ATTENDANCE AT THE EVENT BETWEEN THE AKC AND THE EVENT-GIVING CLUB (UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED IN THIS PREMIUM LIST) AND MYSELF (OURSELVES) OR AS TO THE CONSTRUCTION, INTERPRETATION AND EFFECT OF THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE SETTLED BY ARBITRATION PURSUANT TO THE APPLICABLE RULES OF THE AMERICAN ARBITRATION ASSOCIATION. HOWEVER, PRIOR TO ARBITRATION ALL APPLICABLE AKC BYLAWS, RULES, REGULATIONS AND PROCEDURES MUST FIRST BE FOLLOWED AS SET FORTH IN THE AKC CHARTER AND BYLAWS, RULES, REGULATIONS,PUBLISHED POLICIES AND GUIDELINES.

    To indicate that you have read and agreed to these terms,
    AND

    Your device's IP address and the date & time of submission will be recorded automatically.

    Expect to receive a confirmation e-mail, including payment instructions, within 24 hours. The confirmation will include all information entered above as well as the text of the Covid warning and the AKC Agreement. PLEASE NOTE: An actual human reviews the information before the confirmation e-mail is sent 🙂 so it will not arrive immediately. The confirmation will be sent only to the "owner/agent" e-mail address entered just above. Later communications (e.g., running order) will be e-mailed both to the owner/agent and to the handler(s), if different.