Upcoming APLA Hunt Tests in the Northwest

Information about upcoming APLA hunt tests in our region.

**PLEASE NOTE that the COVID-19 situation is still very fluid.  These hunt tests will only be conducted if state and local regulations permit it.

FALL APLA HUNT TESTS

Test #1) September 4-5, 2021, 3-DAY MASTER ONLY

LOCATION:  Waterdog U

Address: 199 Proffitt Road, Centralia WA  98531

IMPORTANT TIMES/DATES:

  • This weekend will be for MPR only and APLA’s COVID-19 social distancing policy will be followed.
  • Masks will be provided for all spectators/handlers and should be worn whenever 8 ft of social distancing is not possible.
  • Handlers’ Meeting:  Friday at 6 pm, on test grounds
  • Saturday/Sunday/Monday check-in time: 7 am on test grounds (signs will direct you)
  • Dry camping will be available
  • No lunch or dinner.

LODGING INFO:   * in front of those that are dog friendly

  1. *Best Western 360-748-4040
  2. *Motel 6 360-330-2057
  3. Holiday Inn Express 360-740-1800

RESTAURANT INFO:
Numerous restaurants in Centrlalia

JUDGES:
Master: Lily Lo, Don Banducci

EMERGENCY VETERINARY SERVICES:
Olympia Pet Emergency
360-455-5155

FALL HUNT TEST COMMITTEE:
HT Chair/Secretary:   Lily Lo, [email protected], 360-508-0022

FOR QUESTIONS:  Contact the HT Chair

Test #2 in conjunction with Columbia Basin Pointing Lab Club

September 18-19, 2021

LOCATION:  Othello Training Grounds

Address: 2275 W Cunningham Rd, Othello, WA 99344-8908

IMPORTANT TIMES/DATES:

  • This weekend will be for CPR, APR, and MPR and APLA’s COVID-19 social distancing policy will be followed.
  • Masks will be provided for all spectators/handlers and should be worn whenever 8 ft of social distancing is not possible.
  • Handlers’ Meeting:  Friday at 6 pm, on test grounds
  • Saturday/Sunday check-in time: 7 am on test grounds (signs will direct you)
  • Dry camping will be available for $60/weekend
  • Lunch available for a donation

LODGING INFO:   * in front of those that are dog friendly

*Quality Inn, Othello, WA  509-488-5671
M&M Motel, Connell, WA  509-234-8811 or 1-800-353-9981
*Tumbleweed Motel, Connell, WA  509-234-2081

RESTAURANT INFO:
Numerous restaurants in Othello

JUDGES:
Master:  John Eden (CO), Steve Ward (CO)
Advanced:  John Eden, Steve Ward
Certified: Lily Lo (WA), Don Banducci (OR)

FALL HUNT TEST COMMITTEE:
HT Co-Chairs:
Greg Blackburn, [email protected], 509-860-0225
Aman Singh, [email protected], 206-372-5720

HT Secretary:   Doreen Oakes, 206-548-9533, [email protected]

FOR QUESTIONS:  Contact the HT Chair

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.