Upcoming APLA Hunt Tests in the Northwest

Information about upcoming APLA hunt tests in our region.

SPRING APLA HUNT TEST:  May 30-31, 2020 

LOCATION:  Burlington Ranch, Chewelah, WA

DIRECTIONS: 2536 Heine Road, Chewelah, WA 99109

IMPORTANT TIMES/DATES:

  • Handlers’ Meeting:  Friday May 29, 2020, 6 pm
  • Saturday/Sunday check-in time: 7 am on test grounds (signs will direct you)
  • Saturday evening banquet:  time and location TBD

LODGING INFO:   

  1. *Mountain View Lodge, 2408 Flowery Trail Rd, Chewelah, WA 99109•(509) 935-0707.  Guest House is dog-friendly ($25), the Lodge rooms are not.
  2. *Chewelah Motel & RV Park, 311 S Park St, Chewelah, WA 99109•(509) 935-4763.  Has tent camping, RV camping, motel rooms.  15 dog-friendly rooms ($25, limit 2 dogs/room).
  3. *Nordlig Motel, 101 W Grant Ave, Chewelah, WA 99109•(509) 935-6704.  Dog-friendly.
  4. Chewelah Creek Inn, 414 N Park St, Chewelah, WA 99109•(509) 935-8166

RESTAURANT INFO:  

  1. Subway, 713 N Park St Hwy 395, Chewelah, WA 99109
  2. Zip’s Drive In, 516 N Park St, Chewelah, WA 99109
  3. Monica’s Buttermilk Kitchen, 404 E Main Ave, Chewelah, WA 99109
  4. Fired Up Pizza, 206 E Main Ave, Chewelah, WA 99109
  5. Sportsman Bar & Grill, 205 E Main Ave, Chewelah, WA 99109
  6. ChewVino Wine Bar, 309 E Main Ave, Chewelah, WA 99109
  7. Westside Pizza, 204 N Park St, Chewelah, WA 99109
  8. El Ranchito, 209 N Park St, Chewelah, WA 99109

JUDGES:   

Master: Dale Merritt (head judge), Don Banducci, Lily Lo
Advanced:  Julie Moore, Gary Oakes
Certified:  Lily Lo, Don Banducci, Pat Persing, Dan Kim

EMERGENCY VETERINARY SERVICES:  

Chewelah Veterinary Clinic, 1505 North Pinebrook Drive Chewelah, Washington 99109 | Phone: 509.935.6424 | Email: [email protected]

FALL HUNT TEST COMMITTEE:
HT Chair:  Warren Baylinson, [email protected], 425-387-4492
HT Secretary:  Lily Lo, [email protected], 360-508-0022
Stakes Chair:  Greg McCowan, [email protected], 509-710-7488
Hospitality Chair: Ivan & Julie Little, [email protected], 253-277-1512
Gunner Captain:  Hugh Snyder, [email protected], 253-584-6045
Bird Steward:  Larry DePaul, [email protected], 253-331-7582

FOR QUESTIONS:  Contact the HT Chair or HT Secretary

PAST APLA HUNT TESTS:

September 23-24, 2017 at Waterdog U in Centralia, WA.

April 1-2, 2017  at Camanche Hills Hunting Preserve in Ione, CA.

September 24-25, 2016 at Lord Hill Game Preserve, Hwy 2 in Monroe, WA.

FALL 2015:  September 26-27, 2015 at Lord Hill Game Preserve, Hwy 2 in Monroe, WA.

Here is the video from the 2015 Fall Hunt Test:

FALL 2014:  September 27-28, 2014 at Lord Hill Game Preserve, Hwy 2 in Monroe, WA.  This test is in the books!  9 new CPR, 1 APR, 2 MPR dogs passed.   See a video of this event here.