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Amazing Canines

September 14, 2019 - September 16, 2019 (Saturday - Monday)

This is a qualifier event for the National Diving Dog Championships.

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Location

440 W Hwy 82
Huachuca City, AZ 85616
(520) 456-9020
  • This is an Outdoor Event
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Registration

  • Online registration closes 09/11/2019 at midnight (CDT).
  • Pre-registration (online) price per splash for this event is $20.00 (USD) per dog. Payment is due upon check-in.
  • Splashes can be purchased on-site the day of the event for $25.00 (USD) per dog.
  • Payment is required at check-in (cash preferred). Refunds will not be issued if you fail to show up for your turn.
  • "Day of Show" entries may be available until limits are reached: 45 dogs per Splash (Distance Jump), 14 dogs per Splash (Air Retrieve), unless otherwise specified.

Event Contact Info

Website: www.animalwatchers.com

Contact Email Address: mary@animalwatchers.com

Contact Phone: (520) 456-9020

Event Notes

  • A NADD Registration Number is required to enter, purchase here for $35.00.
  • Splashes include up to four minutes on the dock for one optional practice jump and two judged jumps. You must inform the judge prior to your jump if you want it to be considered a "practice jump".
  • The jump order is set by a posted running order. Each splash closes 30 minutes prior to start time. Failure to be present at the beginning of the splash can result if the forfeiture of jumping in that splash.
  • Each distance jumping Splash allows 2 judged jumps, back to back. The longest jump of them will be your Qualifying Score.
  • You can earn a Diving Dog Title at this event. You must have five Qualifying Scores within a Division. NADD titles are recognized by the AKC and CKC through their recognition programs. View their applications here (AKC) and here (CKC).
  • Please read the official NADD Rules before you attend the Trial.

National Championship Qualifier

This is a qualifier event for the National Diving Dog Championships.
  • In order to qualify, each dog must have a minimum of three splashes completed at this event. We then take the average of the top three jumps from the event for each dog. Only the top dog in each division will receive an automatic invite to the National Championships.
  • Jumps in all the Splashes will count towards your NADD/AKC titles.
  • The Air Retrieve qualifier will be based on the highest score achieved at the event. In both Open & Lap, the Top Finisher for each division will earn invites.

Schedule

Saturday, Sep 14, 2019
  • 08:00 am: Splash #1 (Distance Jump)

  • 09:30 am: Splash #2 (Distance Jump)

  • 11:00 am: Splash #3 (Distance Jump)

  • 12:30 pm: Splash #4 (Distance Jump)

  • 02:00 pm: Splash #101 (Air Retrieve)

Sunday, Sep 15, 2019
  • 08:00 am: Splash #5 (Distance Jump)

  • 09:30 am: Splash #6 (Distance Jump)

  • 11:00 am: Splash #7 (Distance Jump)

  • 12:30 pm: Splash #8 (Distance Jump)

  • 02:00 pm: Splash #102 (Air Retrieve)

Monday, Sep 16, 2019
  • 08:00 am: Splash #9 (Distance Jump)

  • 09:00 am: Splash #103 (Air Retrieve)

  • 09:30 am: Splash #10 (Distance Jump)

  • 11:00 am: Splash #11 (Distance Jump)

  • 12:30 pm: Splash #12 (Distance Jump)

Other Notes

We appreciate your coming to our event.  If there is anything we can do to make your experience better, please let us know.

Contact:  Mary Watcher, Animal Watchers' Amazing Canines (520) 456-9020.  

 

WEEKEND SCHEDULE:

 

You must check-in and sign the waiver before using the pool.

 You only need to check in once, not each day.

The quicker people sign in, the faster I can print all the reports.

 

September 13, 2019FRIDAY  

3:00 to 5:30 p.m. Early Check-In, set-up and pool practice ($10 per dog) 

5:30 to 7:00 p.m.  You may still still set-up but you cannot use the pool.

7:00 p.m. Pool area will be closed.

 

September 14, 2019, SATURDAY

Diving Order - Dog's name A-Z

6:30 a.m.  Grounds open.

7:00 a.m. Check-In begins

7:45 a.m.  Judges Briefing

8:00 a.m.  Splash 1 begins

 

September 15, 2019, SUNDAY

Diving Order - Dog's name Z-A

6:30 a.m.  Grounds open

7:00 a.m. Check-In begins

7:45 a.m. Judges Briefing

8:00 a.m. Splash 5 begins

 

September 16, 2019, MONDAY

Diving Order - Dog's name A-Z

6:30 a.m. Grounds Open

7:00 a.m. Check-In begins

7:45 a.m. Judges Briefing

8:00 a.m. Splash 9 begins

 

Driveway Gate:

Entering:  Our driveway has an electronic gate.  The key pad is on the left side (driver's side) when entering.  The Code is 1, 2, 3, 4.  The Code is also written on the key pad.

Exiting:  The gate should open automatically for you.  If it does not open there is a read box on the left side of the driveway that has a remote control in it which has always worked.  Just point it towards the gate, push the button and return the remote to the box.

 

 Loading and Unloading:  The area in front of the gate to the pool area is for loading and unloading only.

 

Parking:  There are plenty of parking spaces.  Please park next to a car that is already parked so we can maximize the amount of cars that can park close to the pool area.  Do not park in front of the Kennel Office door or to the right of the door.  Those spaces are for kennel customers.  You may park to the left  of the kennel door.

 

All dog must be on leash at all times except when inside the pool fencing or fenced potty area.

 

 Bring a canopy for shade, ground is dirt.  

 

Covered Agility Area.  You may set-up in the agility area, it is definitely cooler than under a canopy.  Do not use any of the agility equipment.  Anyone using the agility equipment will be asked to leave immediately.

 

THE 12 ACRES THAT THE POOL IS ON IS NOT COMPLETELY FENCED IN.

 

Food:  In our area it is very hard to find food trucks that will come to a facility with only 35-40 competitors attending, and not everyone buys food.  So plan on bringing food, snacks, drinks.  We do not have fast food restaurants close by.  There is a Chevron station within a half-mile of us, and in Huachuca City (10 minute drive south of us) are a Circle K, and 3 restaurants.  Sierra Vista has plenty of fast food, chain restaurants, etc.

 

 

 

Food that will be available for a donation to stop the Yulin Dog Meat Festival in China.  For this festival they torture the dogs to death (skinning while alive, boiling them in hot water, smashing their heads in, hacking off limbs all while the dog is alive).  Their belief is that the more pain and terror the dog is in when it dies the tastier the meat will be.  I understand that in certain cultures it is acceptable to eat dog meat, although I wish they wouldn't.  I am against the torture the dogs are put through for this "Festival" that started just 11 years ago.

 

On Saturday we will have turkey or ham sandwiches available with chips.

 

On Sunday we will have pizza.

 

Emergencies:

Hospital:  Sierra Vista Regional Health Center

                  151 Colonia de Salud

                   Sierra Vista, AZ

                   520-335-6084

 

Urgent Care:  High Desert Clinic

                         77 East Fry Blvd

                         Sierra Vista AZ 

                          520-459-8915

 

Veterinary:   Coronado Vet Clinic

                       4181 E Glenn Road

                       Sierra Vista AZ

                       520-226-9455 

 

 

 

 

 

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