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GSPCI/VCOI Mock Hunting Test (Des Plaines SFWA – East Grounds)

  • Des Plaines SFWA – East Grounds 30501 South Boathouse Road Wilmington, IL, 60481 United States (map)

GSPCI – VCOI Mock Hunt Test

  • Saturday,August 5, 2017 - 8:00 AM
  • East Grounds, Des Plaines State Fish and Wildlife Area

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Start time is 8:00 AM on the East Grounds of the Des Plaines SFWA. Everyone is welcome to come on out and enjoy the day along with each other's company. Along with lunch, we will be holding a swap meet. Bring out your gently used equipment and provide a second life for it with another handler.  Everyone is invited to bring along a side dish to share during lunch.

Perry Dlugie - perrydlu@comcast.net

Dennis Nowak - dnowak1@comcast.net 

A mock hunt test is a great way for a new handler to learn about AKC hunting tests in a low key, fun event. For the more experienced handler, a mock hunt test is a nice way to gauge your dog’s progress as we head into the fall hunting test season. Even if you don’t plan on participating in hunting tests, it can be a lot of fun to see how both you and your dog perform in a fun competition. All dogs will receive scores based on AKC hunting test rules. Experienced club members will be available to provide encouragement and coaching for new handlers. 

Join your fellow pointing dog enthusiasts for the cook out and the camaraderie