2021 SVSSC AKC Herding Trial and Test Events – Nov. 20 at Performance Dogs in Action (PDIA), 7089 Pleasant Grove Rd., Pleasant Grove, CA 95668; 916-655-1558. Open to Shetland Sheepdogs only. Enter and title that day!

Judges George “Rusty” Jeffers (OR) and Terri Jones (NV) will preside over trial and test runs of sheep (Course A), ducks (Course B) and goats (PT & HT). Plus, there’ll be Herding Instinct Certification (testing) for Shelties. All runs, $50.

Farm Dog Certification (All AKC-recognized breeds) will occur during the trial. This AKC certificate is the working/ranch/farm dog equivalent of a Canine Good Citizen certificate. 

Please read the following Trial Premium for full details and costs.


The Trail will follow AKC, CDC & Government Covid-19 guidelines. See AKC.org/Covid-19.