Summer Celebration Trials Class List 2019

Summer Celebration Trials Class List 2019

Midwest Jack Russell Terrier Club Summer Celebration Trials Class List 2019

1.All sanctioned classes are open to Jack RussellTerriers only. 2.Exhibitors and owners of terriers entered must be current JRTCA members, and must not be a member of a conflicting JRT organization or register their JRTs in any all-breed registry or conflicting JRT organization registry. If an exhibitor is found to be in violation of this policy, entry will be disqualified and no refunds given. If a violation is confirmed after the trial, placements will be voided from all JRTCA records.

Exhibitors must submit a completed entry form including a signed waiver for every trial they enter. 3.Entries MUST be within the 10-15" JRTCA height standard for all sanctioned classes (with the exception of pups who have not yet met the 10" height standard); measuring devices will be available on the trial grounds.

4.Puppies (under 12 months of age) are not eligible for championship in any division but their own. Puppies are eligible to compete only if they have reached their four-month birthday (not 16 weeks). A puppy’s age is the actual age the pup is on the day of the trial. 5.Bitches in season may not compete in any division. Pre-entry fees of bitches in season to be refunded with vet certificate from owner, or as otherwise agreed upon by theTrial Chairman. 6.Spayed or neutered terriers may compete in Miscellaneous Conformation. They may not compete in Puppy, Family*, Open orWorking Conformation.

Note: For Family Classes, Brood Bitches and Stud Dogs entered may not be spayed/neutered.The offspring at their sides may be intact or spayed/ neutered.

7.A terrier bred by a Sanctioned JRTCA Judge may not be shown under that Judge in the Conformation division. 8.Terriers owned or co-owned by theTrial Chairperson, or any member of their household, may not be entered in any phase of the competition, with the exception of Child andYouth Handling. 9.Terriers owned by judges may not be entered in the division in which they are judging, but may enter the competition in any other division. 10.Terriers owned by stewards may be entered in any division provided that they find a substitute to perform their duties or have someone else show their terriers.

11.Requests for the measurement of a terrier entered in any class number may be made only by another exhibitor in that same class number or by the Judge EXCEPT in Racing. Requests for the measurement of a terrier in Racing may be made by the Judge or by an exhibitor with a terrier entered in the same class number; OR, if classes are split by gender, may call for the measurement of a terrier of the opposite gender in the same age and height category. (Example:The owner of an under adult dog entered in Racing may call for the measurement of an under adult bitch as the potential exists for them to race each other in the Championship Races.) Exhibitors racing puppies may call for the measurement of a puppy in a different age category as long as it is in the same height category.The person making the request for measurement must name the terrier or terriers they wish to have measured, but requests for measurement of entire classes will not be honored.The measurement of the terrier will be considered the terrier's official height for the duration of the trial.

Only JRTCA height cards issued after September 1999 will be honored.

12.Excessive use of squeaky or fur-like baiting devices by exhibitors is prohibited in the Conformation ring and may result in the exhibitor being excused from the class. "Excessive use" will be at the judge’s discretion. 13.Exhibitors participating in the JRTCAWorkingTerrier classes or Certificate Go-to-Ground must submit the appropriate JRTCA certificates with pre-entries or at the time of post-entry.The Judge may require a copy of the certificate be presented to the ring/den steward at the time of judging. Registered terriers may submit a copy of a NHC application signed by a JRTCAWorking Judge within 30 days of the date it was issued.

14.Puppies under the age of three months are not permitted on the trial grounds. Any person violating this rule will be excused from all classes entered, and asked to leave the trial site.

15.All dogs must be leashed or crated except when competition requires off leash work. No liberty leashes allowed. 16.Overly aggressive dogs, or an owner’s failure to control his/her dog, may result in disqualification at the discretion of the judges or theTrial Chairperson. 17.The abuse or severe disciplining of dogs on the trial grounds is prohibited. Anyone displaying such behavior will be asked to leave the trial site, and no entry fees will be refunded. 18.Dogs, other than JRTs, on the grounds may be excluded or permitted at the discretion of theTrial Chairperson.

19.Exhibitors are responsible to double-check the classes they have entered and be on time.

No refunds will be given for missed classes. 20.The owner/handler of a terrier entering any class does so at his/her own risk and agrees to abide by the rules of the JRTCA and the trial. A copy of the JRTCA Rule Book can be obtained by contacting the JRTCA office (410-561-3655), or it can be downloaded from the JRTCA web site (www.terrier.com). 21.Unsportsmanlike conduct, or the use of foul and abusive language, will not be tolerated. Anyone demonstrating such conduct will be asked to leave the trial site and no entry fees will be refunded. In addition, such conduct will be subject to penalties, which may include the suspension of membership, restriction from entering the JRTCA NationalTrial, and/or fines.Trial Chairpersons have the right to refuse any entry at their sole and absolute discretion.

22.All dogs brought to JRTCA sanctioned trials must be current on vaccinations. No dogs of any age may be brought to a trial who have suspicion of contagious or infectious disease. 23.THE JUDGES’DECISIONS CONCERNING PLACEMENTS ARE FINAL IN ALL DIVISIONS! General Rules for All Exhibitors 6

JRTCA 4 up to 6 Month Puppy Conformation Class 1: Dog Pups, 4 up to 6 months Class 2: Bitch Pups, 4 up to 6 months. Class 3: BEST 4 UP TO 6 MONTH PUPPY & RESERVE Open to the 1st and 2nd place winners of 4 up to 6 month Puppy Classes. No entry fee. JRTCA 6 up to 12 Month Puppy Conformation Class 4: Dog Pups, 6 up to 9 months Class 5: Dog Pups, 9 up to 12 months Class 6: BEST 6 up to 12 PUPPY DOG & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of 6-12 month puppy dog classes.

No entry fee. Class 7: Bitch Pups, 6 up to 9 months Class 8: Bitch Pups, 9 up to 12 months Class 9: BEST 6 up to 12 months PUPPY BITCH & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of 6-12 month puppy bitch classes. No entry fee. Class 10: PUPPY CONFORMATION CHAMPION & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of Best Dog Puppy & Reserve and Best Bitch Puppy & Reserve. No entry fee. JRTCA Working Terrier Conformation Open to any JRTCA registered terrier owned by a JRTCA member which holds a JRTCA Natural Hunting Certificate. Terriers entering the Working Section may not cross-enter into the Open Section; no cross-entering is permitted within the Working Section.

Class 11: Exhibition of Bronze Medallion March Open to any dog which has earned the JRTCA Bronze Medallion for Special Merit in the Field. No entry fee. Class 12: Bronze Medallion Dogs Open to any dog which has earned the JRTCA Bronze Medallion for Special Merit in the Field. Class 13: Bred by Exhibitor Working Terrier Dogs Open to any Working Jack Russell Terrier owned and bred by the exhibitor under whose kennel prefix the terrier is registered; must be handled by the breeder or a member of the breeder's immediate family. Class 14: Working Terrier Dogs, 10" up to 12½" Class 15: Working Terrier Dogs, over 12½" up to 15" Class 16: Working Veteran Terrier Dogs Open to working veteran terrier dogs, six years and older.

Class 17: BEST WORKING TERRIER DOG & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of Working Terrier Dog classes. No entry fee. Class 18: Bronze Medallion Bitches Open to any dog which has earned the JRTCA Bronze Medallion for Special Merit in the Field. Class 19: Bred by Exhibitor Working Terrier Bitches Open to any Working Jack Russell Terrier owned and bred by the exhibitor under whose kennel prefix the terrier is registered; must be handled by the breeder or a member of the breeder's immediate family. Class 20: Working Terrier Bitches, 10" up to 12½" Class 21: Working Terrier Bitches, over 12½" up to 15" Class 22: Working Veteran Terrier Bitches Open to working veteran terrier bitches, six years and older.

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Class 23: BEST WORKING TERRIER BITCH & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of Working Terrier Bitch classes. No entry fee. Class 24: WORKING TERRIER CONFORMATION CHAMPION & RESERVE Open to Best Working Terrier Dog & Reserve and Best Working Terrier Bitch & Reserve, 1st and 2nd place winners of classes 17 & 23. No entry fee. JRTCA Open Adult Conformation Cross-entering is not permitted within the Open Section and between the Open Section and the Working Section. Class 25: Bred by Exhibitor Dogs Open to any Jack Russell Terrier owned and bred by the exhibitor under whose kennel prefix the terrier is registered; must be handled by the breeder or a member of the breeder's immediate family.

Class 26: Dogs, 10" up to 12½" Class 27: Dogs, over 12½ up to 15" Class 28: BEST OPEN DOG & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of Open Dog classes. No entry fee. Class 29: Bred by Exhibitor Bitches Open to any Jack Russell Terrier owned and bred by the exhibitor under whose kennel prefix the terrier is registered; must be handled by the breeder or a member of the breeder's immediate family. Class 30: Bitches, 10 up to 12½" Class 31: Bitches, over 12½ up to 15" Class 32: BEST OPEN BITCH & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of Open Bitch classes. No entry fee. Class 33: BEST OPEN TERRIER & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of Best Dog & Reserve and Best Bitch & Reserve.

No entry fee. JRTCA Breeder's Classes Class 34: Stud Dog and Get Must have at least two, but no more than three offspring at parent's side. Stud Dog must be intact. Offspring may be intact or spayed/neutered.

Class 35: Brood Bitch and Produce Must have at least two, but no more than three offspring at parent's side. Brood Bitch must be intact. Offspring may be intact or spayed/neutered. Class 36: Working Family Open to working stud dogs and working brood bitches with at least two, but no more than three adult working offspring at side. All terriers must have earned and received one or more JRTCA Natural Hunting Certificates. Class 37: BEST FAMILY & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of Stud Dog and Get and Brood Bitch and Produce classes. No entry fee. JRTCA Suitability - Judge's Choice Open to any adult JRT, including those which have been spayed/neutered.

The dog the Judge would choose to take hunting to each quarry listed below. Suitability classes are all sanctioned.

Class 38: Suitability to Red Fox Class 39: Suitability to Groundhog Class 40: Suitability to Raccoon/Badger Miscellaneous Class 41: Rescued Russell No entry fee. Non-sanctioned. Open to any adopted JRT or JRT mix. Exhibitors may be asked to tell the stories of their rescued terriers. Class 42: Spayed/Neutered Working Terrier Class 43: Spayed/Neutered Adult Terrier Class 44: Spayed/Neutered Veteran/Senior Terrier Open to JRTs six years and older. Class 45: BEST SPAYED/NEUTERED AND RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of classes 42-44. No entry fee. 8

9 Fun Conformation Ring Classes Class 46: Tricks Non-sanctioned.

Open to all breeds. No entry fee. Judged on cuteness and fun factor. Class 47: Costume Non-sanctioned. Open to all breeds. No entry fee. Dogs and/or owners are judged on cuteness and originality. Earthdog Non-sanctioned. Class 48: Earthdog Puppy, 6 to 12 months Class 49: Earthdog Adult, 1 year and older Class 50: Earthdog, Working Class 51: Earthdog Champion and Reserve Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of classes 48-50. No entry fee. RACING Adult terriers may not cross-enter between regular racing classes, veteran racing classes and senior racing classes. For rules and more information about racing, go to www.therealjackrussell.com/trial/racing.php.

JRTCA Flat Races Class 52: 4-6 Month Puppy-Jack Russell & Earthdog Non-sanctioned. Class 53: Pups, 6 up to 9 months, up to 12½" Class 54: Pups, 6 up to 9 months, over 12½" up to 15" Class 55: Pups, 9 up to 12 months, up to 12½" Class 56: Pups, 9 up to 12 months, over 12½" up to 15" Class 57: Senior Dogs, 9 Years and older, 10" up to 12½" Class 58: Senior Dogs, 9 Years and older, over 12½" up to 15" Class 59: Senior Bitches, 9 Years and older, 10" up to 12½" Class 60: Senior Bitches, 9 Years and older, over 12½" up to 15" Class 61: Dogs, 1 year and older, 10" up to 12½" Class 62: Dogs, 1 year and older, over 12½" up to 15" Class 63: Bitches, 1 year and older, 10" up to 12½" Class 64: Bitches, 1 year and older, over 12½" up to 15" Class 65: Veteran Dogs, 6 years and older, 10" up to 12½" Class 66: Veteran Dogs, 6 years and older, over 12½" up to 15" Class 67: Veteran Bitches, 6 years and older, 10" up to 12½" Class 68: Veteran Bitches, 6 years and older, over 12½" up to 15" Earthdog Flat Racing.

Class 69: Earthdog Pups, 6 up to 12 months Non-sanctioned. Class 70: Earthdog Adults, 1 year and older Non-sanctioned. JRTCA Steeplechase Races Class 71: Pups, 6 up to 9 months, up to 12½" Class 72: Pups, 6 up to 9 months, over 12½" up to 15" Class 73: Pups, 9 up to 12 months, up to 12½" Class 74: Pups, 9 up to 12 months, over 12½" up to 15" Class 75: Senior Dogs, 9 Years and older, 10" up to 12½" Class 76: Senior Dogs, 9 Years and older, over 12½" up to 15" Class 77: Senior Bitches, 9 Years and older, 10" up to 12½" Class 78: Senior Bitches, 9 Years and older, over 12½" up to 15"

Class 79: UP TO 12½" PUPPY RACING CHAMPION & RESERVE Open to 1st place winners of 6 to 9 months and 9 to 12 months, up to 12½" puppy classes.

No entry fee. Class 80: OVER 12½" UP TO 15" PUPPY RACING CHAMPION & RESERVE Open to 1st place winners of all over 12½ up to 15" puppy classes. No entry fee. Class 81: 10" UP TO 12½" SENIOR RACING CHAMPION & RESERVE Open to 1st place winners of all 10” up to 12½" senior classes. No entry fee. Class 82: OVER 12½" UP TO 15" SENIOR RACING CHAMPION & RESERVE Open to 1st place winners of all over 12½ up to 15" senior classes. No entry fee. Class 83: Dogs, 1 year and older, 10" up to 12½" Class 84: Dogs, 1 year and older, over 12½" up to 15" Class 85: Bitches, 1 year and older, 10" up to 12½" Class 86: Bitches, 1 year and older, over 12½" up to 15" Class 87: Veteran Dogs, 6 years and older, 10" up to 12½" Class 88: Veteran Dogs, 6 years and older, over 12½" up to 15" Class 89: Veteran Bitches, 6 years and older, 10" up to 12½" Class 90: Veteran Bitches, 6 years and older, over 12½" up to 15" Class 91: 10" UP TO 12½" ADULT CHAMPION & RESERVE Open to 1st place winners of 10" up to 12½" adult flats and hurdles.

No entry fee. Class 92: Over 12½" UP TO 15" ADULT CHAMPION & RESERVE Open to 1st place winners of over 12½ - 15" adult flats and hurdles. No entry fee. Class 93: 10" UP TO 12½" VETERAN CHAMPION & RESERVE Open to 1st place winners of 10" up to 12½" veteran classes. No entry fee. Class 94: Over 12½" UP TO 15" VETERAN CHAMPION & RESERVE Open to 1st place winners of all over 12½" up to 15" veteran classes. No entry fee. Earthdog Steeplechase Racing.

Class 95: Earthdog Puppy, 6 up to 12 months (non-sanctioned) Class 96: Earthdog Adult, 1 year and older (non-sanctioned) Class 97: Earthdog Racing Champion & Reserve (non-sanctioned) No entry fee. GO-TO-GROUND A timed event that simulates the terrier's natural instinct to hunt. The terrier enters an artificial den/tunnel to demonstrate its working ability. Schooling prior to the competition is not permitted. Any violation of this rule shall result in disqualification from the Go-To-Ground competition at this trial. For all classes: work is defined as baying, digging, concentrated stare, whining or biting at the bars.

A break in work is defined as ceasing to work for a period of more than ten seconds. Leaving the quarry is defined as moving back in the tunnel away from quarry and out of the view of the judge. The judge may halt the work, if the judge believes the terrier is injuring itself. Copies of your JRTCA trial certificate must be submitted with pre-entries or presented to the den steward at the time of judging. CROSSENTERING IS NOT PERMITTED BETWEEN CERTIFICATE CLASSES. First and second place winners of the certificate classes will be Go-to-Ground Champion and Reserve. For more information about go-to-ground, to www.therealjackrussell.com/trial/gtg.php.

Class 98: Pre-Novice Puppy Open to Jack Russell puppies 4 up to 6 months. Entry in Pre-Novice Puppy class does not affect the puppy's eligibility to enter the Novice Class after 6 months of age. One minute to reach quarry; may leave earth and re-enter until quarry is reached; mark quarry for 15 seconds without a break in work and without leaving quarry. 10

Class 99: Novice Puppy Open to Jack Russells 6 up to 12 months which have not scored 100% in this class at a previous JRTCA trial. Entries earning a score of 100% at this trial may, upon payment of the entry fee, enter the Open Puppy Class at this trial.

One minute to reach quarry; may leave earth and re-enter several times until quarry is reached; when quarry is reached must work quarry continuously for a full 30 seconds without a break in work and without leaving the quarry; may switch from one type of work to another.

Class 100: Novice Adult Open to Jack Russells one year of age or older which have not scored 100% in this class at a previous JRTCA trial. Entries earning a score of 100% at this trial may, upon payment of the entry fee, enter the Open class at this trial. One minute to reach quarry; may leave earth and re-enter several times until quarry is reached; must work quarry continuously for a full 30 seconds without a break in work and without leaving the quarry; may switch from one type of work to another. Class 101: Open Puppy Open to Jack Russells 6 up to 12 months which have scored 100% in a Novice Go-To-Ground class at this or a previous JRTCA trial.

Not open to any puppies which have previously achieved 100% in this class. Puppies earning a score of 100% at this trial may, upon payment of the entry fee, enter the Puppy Championship GTG class at this trial. 30 seconds to reach quarry; may leave earth once and re-enter before quarry is reached; must work quarry continuously for one full minute without a break in work and without leaving quarry; may switch from one type of work to another.) Class 102: Open Adult Open to Jack Russells one year or older which have scored 100% in a Novice Go-To-Ground class at this or a previous JRTCA trial.

30 seconds to reach quarry; may leave earth once and re-enter before the quarry is reached; must work quarry continuously for one full minute without a break in work and without leaving quarry; may switch from one type of work to another.) Class 103: Puppy Championship Open to Jack Russells, 6 up to 12 months which have earned 100% in an Open Go-To-Ground class at this or a previous JRTCA trial. A copy of a 100% Open score sheet shall be submitted with pre-entry or be shown to the Den Steward at the time of the class. First and second place winners will be Puppy Go-To-Ground Champion and Reserve.

30 seconds to reach quarry; may leave earth once and re-enter before the quarry is reached; when quarry is reached must work quarry for one full minute without a break in work and without leaving quarry; may switch from one type of work to another. Class 104: 10" up to 12½" Adult Championship Certificate Open to any adult Jack Russell 10 up to 12½", one year and over, which holds a JRTCA Trial Certificate. A copy of the certificate must be submitted with pre-entry or be shown to the Den Steward at the time of the class. 30 seconds to reach quarry; may not leave earth; work quarry for one full minute without a break in work and without leaving quarry.

Class 105: Over 12½" up to 15" Adult Championship Certificate Open to any adult Jack Russell over 12½" up to 15", one year and over, which holds a JRTCA Trial Certificate. A copy of the certificate must be submitted with pre-entry or be shown to the Den Steward at the time of the class. 30 seconds to reach quarry; may not leave earth; work quarry for one full minute without a break in work and without leaving quarry. Class 106: 10" up to 12 ½" Veteran Championship Certificate Open to any adult Jack Russell 6 years of age or older, who holds a JRTCA Trial Certificate. 30 seconds to reach quarry; may not leave earth; work quarry for one full minute without a break in work and without leaving quarry.

Class 107: Over 12½" up to 15" Veteran Championship Certificate Open to any adult Jack Russell 6 years of age or older, who holds a JRTCA Trial Certificate. 30 seconds to reach quarry; may not leave earth; work quarry for one full minute without a break in work and without leaving quarry.) Class 108: 10" up to 12½" Senior Championship Certificate Open to any adult Jack Russell 9 years of age or older, who holds a JRTCA Trial Certificate. 30 seconds to reach quarry; may not leave earth; work quarry for one full minute without a break in work and without leaving quarry. Class 109: Over 12½" up to 15" Senior Championship Certificate Open to any adult Jack Russell 9 years of age or older, who holds a JRTCA Trial Certificate..

30 seconds to reach quarry; may not leave earth; work quarry for one full minute without a break in work and without leaving quarry. 11

Earthdog Go-to-Ground (non-sanctioned) A timed event that simulates the earthdog's natural instinct to hunt. The terrier enters an artificial den/tunnel to demonstrate its working ability. Schooling prior to the competition is not permitted. Any violation of this rule shall result in disqualification from the Go-To-Ground competition at this trial. For all classes: work is defined as baying, digging to, concentrated stare, whining or biting at the bars. May switch from one type of work to another. A break in work is defined as ceasing to work for a period of more than ten seconds. Leaving the quarry is defined as moving back in the tunnel away from quarry and out of the view of the judge.

The judge may halt the work, if the judge believes the terrier is injuring itself. Open to Earthdogs up to 15" tall.

Class 110: Earthdog Novice Open to earthdogs, 6 months and older, who have not scored 100% in a novice Go-To-Ground at previous trials. Entries earning 100% at this trial may, upon payment of the entry fee, enter the Open class at this trial. One minute to reach quarry. May leave earth and re-enter several times until quarry is reached. When quarry is reached, must work quarry continuously for 30 seconds without a break in work and without leaving quarry. Non-sanctioned. Class 111: Earthdog Open Open to earthdogs, 6 months and older, who have scored 100% in a novice class at previous trials.

30 seconds to reach quarry. May leave earth once and re-enter before quarry is reached. Work quarry continuously for one full minute without a break in work and without leaving quarry. Non-sanctioned.

Class 112: Earthdog Go-to-Ground Champion & Reserve 1st and 2nd place winners of Earthdog Open class. Non-sanctioned. No entry fee. SUPER EARTH A challenging GTG course with a series of false entrances and/or false tunnels and dens. Open to any Jack Russell terrier, 6 months and older. 30 seconds per 30 feet of tunnel to reach quarry; may leave and re-enter earth several times until the quarry is reached and then must work quarry for one full minute without a break in work and without leaving quarry. May switch from one type of work to another without penalty. Classes may be combined as entries warrant.

Sanctioned classes; check rules posted. CROSS-ENTERING IS NOT PERMITTED BETWEEN CERTIFICATE CLASSES. For more information about Super Earth, go to www.therealjackrussell.com/trial/superearth.php. Class 113: 6- up to 12-month Puppy Super Earth Class 114: 10" up to 12½" Adult Super Earth. Open to terriers one year and older. Class 115: Over 12½" up to 15" Adult Super Earth Open to terriers one year and older. Class 116: 10" up to 12½" Veteran Super Earth Open to terriers 6 years up to 9 years old. Class 117: Over 12½ up to 15" Veteran Super Earth Open to terriers 6 years up to 9 years old. Class 118: 10 up to 12½" Senior Super Earth Open to terriers 9 years and older.

Class 119: Over 12½ up to 15" Senior Super Earth Open to terriers 9 years and older. Class 120: 6 up to 12 month Puppy Champion Super Earth.

Open to 6 up to 12 month JRT puppies which have earned 100% in a 6- up to 12-month Puppy Super Earth class at this or a previous JRTCA Trial. A copy of a 100% scoresheet must be presented with pre-entry or be shown to the den steward at the time of the class. Class 121: Adult Certificate Super Earth, 10" up to 12½" Open to Jack Russell terriers, one year and older, which hold a JRTCA Super Earth Trial Certificate. A copy of the certificate must be submitted with preentry or be shown to the Den Steward at the time of the class. Firstand secondplace winners will be Adult Super Earth Champion and Reserve.

Class 122: Adult Certificate Super Earth, over 12½" up to 15" Open to Jack Russell terriers, one year and older, which hold a JRTCA Super Earth Trial Certificate. A copy of the certificate must be submitted with preentry or be shown to the Den Steward at the time of the class. Firstand secondplace winners will be Adult Super Earth Champion and Reserve. 12

Class 123: Veteran Certificate Super Earth, 10" up to 12½" Open to Jack Russell terriers, six years and older, which hold a JRTCA Super Earth Trial Certificate. A copy of the certificate must be submitted with pre-entry or be shown to the Den Steward at the time of the class.

Firstand secondplace winners winners will be Veteran Super Earth Champion and Reserve. Class 124: Veteran Certificate Super Earth, over 12½" up to 15" Open to Jack Russell terriers, six years and older, which hold a JRTCA Super Earth Trial Certificate. A copy of the certificate must be submitted with pre-entry or be shown to the Den Steward at the time of the class. Firstand secondplace winners winners will be Veteran Super Earth Champion and Reserve.

Class 125: 10" up to 12 ½" Senior Certificate Super Earth Open to Jack Russell terriers, nine years and older, which hold a JRTCA Super Earth Trial Certificate. A copy of the certificate must be submitted with pre-entry or be shown to the Den Steward at the time of the class. Firstand secondplace winners winners will be Senior Super Earth Champion and Reserve. Class 126: Over 12 ½" up to 15" Senior Certificate Super Earth Open to Jack Russell terriers, nine years and older, which hold a JRTCA Super Earth Trial Certificate. A copy of the certificate must be submitted with pre-entry or be shown to the Den Steward at the time of the class.

Firstand secondplace winners winners will be Senior Super Earth Champion and Reserve.

Earthdog Super Earth (non-sanctioned) 30 seconds per 30 feet of tunnel to reach quarry; may leave and re-enter earth; work quarry for one full minute without a break in work and without leaving quarry. May switch from one type of work to another without penalty. Height is limited to earthdogs 15" and under. Non-sanctioned. Class 127: Earthdog Super Earth Open to Earthdogs, 6 months and older Class 128: Earthdog Super Earth Champion & Reserve Firstand second-place winners of class 127. No entry fee. YOUTH DIVISION No entry fee. The sanctioned Youth Division is open to JRTCA child and/or youth members in the following age brackets: Child Handler (ages 5 thru 9) and Youth Handler (ages 10 thru 16).

All exhibitors in the Youth Division must be current JRTCA members, either under a Family membership or under an individual Youth membership. Youths or their families applying for a JRTCA membership at a Sanctioned Trial will be allowed to enter classes at that trial. Child Handlers may handle an adult terrier or a 6 up to12 months old terrier. Youth Handlers may only handle an adult terrier. Terriers competing in Youth GTG, if entered in regular GTG classes, must compete in the regular GTG class prior to competing in the Youth GTG class. Exhibitors must compete in a minimum of Youth Handling and Youth Go-to-Ground to qualify for the Youth High Score & Reserve.

In the case of a tie, it will be broken by a handling class to be held in the Conformation Ring; judge to be decided by the trial chairperson. For a full set of rules, go to https:// www.therealjackrussell.com/trial/youth.php. Also see the JRTCA Child and Youth Handbook and Study Guide at www.therealjackrussell.com/download/2017_JRTCA_YouthStudyGuide.pdf Child/Youth Class 129: Child Handler Open to any youth aged 5 through 9, handling a Jack Russell terrier, six months of age or older. This class is offered as an introductory experience in handling and learning about the Jack Russell terrier.

Judged on child’s ability to present his/ her dog and beginning knowledge of the Jack Russell. Quality of the dog NOT to be considered. No entry fee. Class 130: Youth Handler Open to any youth aged 10 through 16, handling an adult Jack Russell terrier. Judged on the youth’s ability to present his/ her dog and knowledge of the Jack Russell terrier. Quality of the dog NOT to be considered. No entry fee. Class 131: Youth G-T-G Open to any youth aged 10 through 16, handling an adult Jack Russell terrier. Judged on the youth’s ability to present his/ her dog and knowledge of Go-To-Ground. To be run through the 10-foot novice liner; time not to be considered.

No entry fee.

Class 132: Youth Off-/On-Lead Agility Offered Saturday only. Open to any youth aged 10 through 16 handling an adult JRT. May choose to participate offor on-lead. To be run over the novice aAgility course. Time not to be considered. Judged on the youth’s ability to handle his/her terrier and knowledge of agility. No entry fee. Class 133: YOUTH HANDLER HIGH SCORE & RESERVE Awarded to the highest scoring youth and runner-up in Youth Handler, Youth G-T-G and Youth Agility classes. The points are awarded as follows: 1st = 8 points; 2nd = 6 points; 3rd = 5 points; 4th = 4 points; 5th = 3 points; 6th = 2 points; and participation = 1 point.

No entry fee.

AGILITY All terriers must be at least one year of age to compete in JRTCA Agility or practice on any equipment. No cross entering between Novice On-Lead to Agility I. Agility I may not enter Agility II or III. No cross-entering from Agility II and Agility III into Agility I. Dogs may remain in Agility I class but may not also enter Agility II and Agility III. For a complete set of rules, go to www.therealjackrussell.com/trial/agility.php. JRTCA Agility Class 134: Novice On-Lead Time YPS 1.50. Open to any adult terriers that have not scored above 190 points. This class is for the true beginner terrier with the intent of a pleasant experience on the basic agility equipment.

Handlers that drag their terriers around will be seriously faulted. Course to include ramps, tunnels, and various hurdles. Although this class is for the beginner terrier, you need to have prior exposure to agility equipment. This class is not split by age or height. Non-Certificate. Handlers may remain in this class. May not enter in off-lead classes at this trial. This course is used for the Youth On-Lead class. Class 135: Agility I Certificate Off Lead Time YPS 1.75. Handlers may remain in this class. Open to any adult terriers. This class is not split by age or height. Veteran dogs (six years and older) add 10% more course time and may jump eight or 12 inches as desired by exhibitor.

All under dogs (10" up to 12.5") can jump eight inches by choice. The Agility I Certificates are earned with three scores of 190 or above. Three qualifying scores may move entrant of this class on to Agility II, Agility III, and Jumpers/Game. No cross entering to this class from Agility II and Agility III. This course is used for the Youth On-Lead. No seesaw or tire jump in this class.

Class 136: Agility II Certificate Off Lead Time YPS 2.25 This class is not split by age or height. Veteran dogs (six years and older) add 10% more course time and may jump eight or 12 inches as desired by exhibitor. All under dogs (10" up to 12.5") can jump eight inches by choice. More difficult course to include all of the Agility I equipment plus two more hurdles, weave poles, and seesaw. Class 137: Agility III Certificate Off Lead Time YPS 3.00. This class is not split by age or height. Veteran dogs (six years and older) add 10% more course time and may jump eight or 12 inches as desired by exhibitor.

All under dogs (10" up to 12.5") can jump eight inches by choice. Course to include all Agility I and II equipment. Weave poles are increased to 12 and must end in a "gamble". Qualifying score will be 200 points. Gamble to be set at 8 to 10 feet.

Class 138: Jumpers/Game Time YPS 2.75. Consists of 12-17 jumps and/or tunnels with at least one lead change. This class is not split by age or height. Veteran dogs (six years and older) add 10% more course time and may jump eight or 12 inches as desired by exhibitor. All under dogs (10" up to 12.5") can jump eight inches by choice. Scoring is time plus faults, with lowest score getting 1st regardless of number of faults. Five faults for running course on-lead. Five faults for knocked bar, and offcourse. Fifteen faults for a missed obstacle. Qualifying score of 200 earns one leg toward a JRTCA Jumpers/Game Certificate.

Qualifying score sheets from Jumpers and Game may be mixed to apply for Jumpers/Game Certificate. Game must be a qualifying score with no faults. Scores from this class go toward the Championship and Reserve along with Agility II and Agility III.

Class 139: Oldies but Goodies Jumpers/Game Non-sanctioned. Open to JRTs age nine and older. May jump four inches by choice. Does not count toward JRTCA agility certificates or the High Score Champion & Reserve. Sponsored by Pat and Al Weber, this award goes to the senior JRT with the best time. 14

Class 140: AGILITY HIGH SCORE CHAMPION & RESERVE Agility High Score Champion and Reserve to be awarded to the high terrier and runner-up with the best combined score of Agility II and Agility III and Jumpers or Game – Agility I & Agility II have first consideration.

Ties to be broken by the fastest time. No entry fee. Earthdog & Miscellaneous Agility Non-sanctioned. Class 141: Earthdog Agility I Off Lead Class 142: Miscellaneous Agility I Off Lead Non-sanctioned. Open to all breeds other than JRTs and earthdogs. Class 143: Earthdog Jumpers/Games BARN HUNT (non-sanctioned) This timed event challenges the abilities of the canine and handler team to locate live rats enclosed in one or more tubes on a straw-bale course. For Rookie Barn Hunt, competitors will have two minutes to find one live rat tube on a course that will have three live rat tubes, two rat litter tubes, and one clean (empty) tube.

For Hot Shot Barn Hunt, competitors will have three minutes to find all three live rat tubes on a course that will have three live rat tubes, two rat litter tubes, and one clean (empty) tube. Non-sanctioned.

JRT Rookie Barn Hunt Class 144: Puppy Rookie Barn Hunt Open to JRTs, six months up to 12 months. Class 145: Adult Rookie Barn Hunt Open to JRTs, one year up to six years old. Class 146: Veteran and Senior Rookie Barn Hunt Open to JRTs, six years and older. Class 147: JRT Rookie Barn Hunt Champion & Reserve No entry fee. Earthdog & Miscellaneous Rookie Barn Hunt Class 148: Earthdog, 6 months and older Open to Earthdogs, 6 months and older Class 149: Earthdog, Rookie Barn Hunt Champion & Reserve No entry fee. Class 150: Miscellaneous Dog Rookie Barn Hunt Open to all breeds other than JRTs and earthdogs.

Jack Russell Hot Shot Barn Hunt Class 151: Puppy Hot Shot Barn Hunt Open to JRTs, six months up to 12 months. Class 152: Adult Hot Shot Barn Hunt Open to JRTs, one year up to six years old. Class 153: Veteran and Senior Hot Shot Barn Hunt Open to JRTs, six years and older. Class 154: Hot Shot Barn Hunt Champion & Reserve No entry fee. Earthdog & Miscellaneous Hot Shot Barn Hunt (non-sanctioned) Class 155: Earthdog 6 months and older Class 156: Earthdog Hot Shot Barn Hunt Champion & Reserve No entry fee. Class 157: Miscellaneous Dog Hot Shot Barn Hunt Open to all breeds other than JRTs and earthdogs.

BRUSH HUNT (non-sanctioned) Brush hunt is an above-ground hunting simulation held in a fenced area. One camouflaged tube containing a live rat is hidden within the brush area. The challenge is for the terrier to use natural instincts to successfully locate and work the quarry. Terrier must work to find the quarry in the shortest amount of time. The clock starts when the judge is ready and signals you to release your dog at the gate. All four paws must be on the ground before you release your dog. The judge stops the clock when your dog has found the tube. You do not enter with the dog but you can encourage your dog verbally.

No hand signals allowed. The dog must locate the tube to have a qualifying time. No cross-entering between classes. Maximum time allowed is two minutes. Non-sanctioned.

Jack Russell Terrier Brush Hunt Class 158: Puppy Brush Hunt Open to JRTs, six months up to 12 months Class 159: Adult Brush Hunt Open to JRTs, one year up to six years old. Class 160: Veteran Brush Hunt Open to JRTs, 6 up to 9 years old. Class 161: Senior Brush Hunt Open to JRTs, 9 years and older Class 162: Jack Russell Terrier Brush Hunt Champion & Reserve No entry fee. Earthdog & Miscellaneous Brush Hunt Class 163: Earthdogs, 6 months and older Class 164: Earthdog Brush Hunt Champion & Reserve No entry fee. Class 165: Miscellaneous Dog Brush Hunt Open to dogs other than JRTs and earthdogs.

LURE COURSING (non-sanctioned) This is a timed event in which the dog chases a lure in an enclosed, fenced course. Each class entry includes two runs. All runs must be run back to back. Adults are age one up to six years old. Veterans are six years old up to nine years old. Seniors are nine years and older.

Jack Russell Lure Coursing Class 166: Puppy Lure Coursing, 6 up to 12 months, up to 12.5" Class 167: Puppy Lure Coursing, 6 up to 12 months, over 12.5" up to 15" Class 168: Adult Lure Coursing, 10" up to 12.5" Class 169: Adult Lure Coursing, Over 12.5" up to 15" Class 170: Veteran Lure Coursing, 10" up to 12.5" Class 171: Veteran Lure Coursing, Over 12.5" up to 15" Class 172: Senior Lure Coursing, 10" up to 12.5" Class 173: Senior Lure Coursing, Over 12.5" up to 15" Class 174: Lure Coursing Champion & Reserve, 10" up to 12.5" No entry fee. Class 175: Lure Coursing Champion & Reserve, Over 12.5" up to 15" No entry fee.

Earthdog & Miscellaneous Lure Coursing Class 176: Earthdog Lure Coursing, 6 months and older Class 177: Earthdog Lure Coursing Champion & Reserve No entry fee. Miscellaneous Dog Lure Coursing Class 178: Miscellaneous Dog Lure Coursing Open to all breeds other than JRTs, Earthdogs and Shorties. Class 179: Shorty Lure Coursing Open to dogs 10 inches or less, six months or older. T-N-TTUNNEL (non-sanctioned) A fun and interactive tunnel with one side open for viewing your terrier. Each entry includes two tries, run back to back. Tunnels will have with dips and turns along the way for your terrier to maneuver around and over.

The fastest time of the weekend for all T-N-T classes is eligible for a special chair prize sponsored by T-N-T Tunnel. Non-sanctioned. Jack Russell T-N-T Class 180: Puppy T-N-T Tunnel Open to JRTs, six months up to 12 months old. Class 181: Adult T-N-T Tunnel Open to JRTs, one year up to 6 years old. Class 182: Veteran T-N-T Tunnel Open to JRTs, six years up to 9 years old. Class 183: Senior T-N-T Tunnel Open to JRTs, 9 years and older. 16

Summer Celebration Trial II - Sunday Class 184: T-N-T Tunnel JRT Champion & Reserve No entry fee. Fastest times from classes 180-183. Earthdog T-N-T Tunnel Class 185: Earthdog T-N-T Tunnel Six months and older, 15" or less. Class 186: Earthdog T-N-T Tunnel Champion & Reserve No entry fee. Fastest times from class 185. CONFORMATION JRTCA 4 up to 6 Month Puppy Conformation Class 187: Dog Pups, 4 up to 6 months. Class 188: Bitch Pups, 4 up to 6 months. Class 189: BEST 4 UP TO 6 MONTHS PUPPY & RESERVE No entry fee. Open to the 1st and 2nd place winners of 4 up to 6 months Puppy Classes. JRTCA 6 up to 12 Months Puppy Conformation Class 190: Dog Pups, 6 up to 9 months Class 191: Dog Pups, 9 up to 12 months Class 192: BEST 6 UP TO 12 MONTHS PUPPY DOG & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of 6 up to 12 months puppy dog classes.

No entry fee. Class 193: Bitch Pups, 6 up to 9 months Class 194: Bitch Pups, 9 up to 12 months Class 195: BEST 6 UP TO 12 MONTHS PUPPY BITCH & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of 6 up to 12 months puppy bitch classes. No entry fee. Class 196: PUPPY CONFORMATION CHAMPION & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of Best Dog Puppy & Reserve and Best Bitch Puppy & Reserve. No entry fee. JRTCA Working Terrier Conformation Open to any JRTCA registered terrier owned by a JRTCA member which holds a JRTCA Natural Hunting Certificate. Terriers entering the Working Section may not cross-enter into the Open Section; no cross-entering is permitted within the Working Section.

Class 197: Exhibition of Bronze Medallion March Open to any dog which has earned the JRTCA Bronze Medallion for Special Merit in the Field. No entry fee. Class 198: Bronze Medallion Dogs Open to any dog which has earned the JRTCA Bronze Medallion for Special Merit in the Field. Class 199: Bred by Exhibitor Working Terrier Dogs Open to any Working Jack Russell terrier owned and bred by the exhibitor under whose kennel prefix the terrier is registered; must be handled by the breeder or a member of the breeder's immediate family. 17 T-N-T Tunnel at 2018 Summer Celebration Trials

Class 200: Working Terrier Dogs, 10" up to 12½" Class 201: Working Terrier Dogs, over 12½" up to 15" Class 202: Working Veteran Terrier Dogs Open to working veteran terrier dogs, six years and older.

Class 203: BEST WORKING TERRIER DOG & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of Working Terrier Dog classes. No entry fee. Class 204: Bronze Medallion Bitches Open to any dog which has earned the JRTCA Bronze Medallion for Special Merit in the Field. Class 205: Bred by Exhibitor Working Terrier Bitches Open to any Working Jack Russell terrier owned and bred by the exhibitor under whose kennel prefix the terrier is registered; must be handled by the breeder or a member of the breeder's immediate family. Class 206: Working Terrier Bitches, 10" up to 12½" Class 207: Working Terrier Bitches, over 12½ up to 15" Class 208: Working Veteran Terrier Bitches Open to working veteran terrier bitches, six years and older.

Class 209: BEST WORKING TERRIER BITCH & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of Working Terrier Bitch classes. No entry fee. Class 210: WORKING TERRIER CONFORMATION CHAMPION & RESERVE Open to Best Working Terrier Dog & Reserve and Best Working Terrier Bitch & Reserve, 1st and 2nd place winners of classes 203 and 209. No entry fee.

JRTCA Open Adult Conformation Cross-entering is not permitted within the Open Section and between the Open Section and the Working Section. Class 211: Bred by Exhibitor Dogs Open to any Jack Russell terrier owned and bred by the exhibitor under whose kennel prefix the terrier is registered; must be handled by the breeder or a member of the breeder's immediate family. Class 212: Dogs, 10" up to 12½" Class 213: Dogs, over 12½ up to 15" Class 214: BEST OPEN DOG & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of Open Dog classes. No entry fee. Class 215: Bred by Exhibitor Bitches Open to any Jack Russell terrier owned and bred by the exhibitor under whose kennel prefix the terrier is registered; must be handled by the breeder or a member of the breeder's immediate family.

Class 216: Bitches, 10" up to 12½" Class 217: Bitches, over 12½" up to 15" Class 218: BEST OPEN BITCH & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of Open Bitch classes. No entry fee. Class 219: BEST OPEN TERRIER & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of Best Dog & Reserve and Best Bitch & Reserve. No entry fee. JRTCA Breeder's Classes Class 220: Stud Dog and Get Must have at least two, but no more than three offspring at parent's side. Stud Dog must be intact. Offspring may be intact or spayed/neutered.

Class 221: Brood Bitch and Produce Must have at least two, but no more than three offspring at parent's side. Brood Bitch must be intact. Offspring may be intact or spayed/neutered. Class 222: Working Family Open to Working Stud Dogs and Working Brood Bitches with at least two, but no more than three adult working offspring at side. All terriers in the ring in this class must have earned and received one or more JRTCA Natural Hunting Certificates. Class 223: BEST FAMILY & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of Stud Dog and Get and Brood Bitch and Produce. No entry fee. 18

JRTCA Suitability - Judge's Choice Open to any adult adult Jack Russell terrier, including those which have been spayed/neutered.

The dog the judge would choose to take hunting to each quarry listed below. Suitability classes are all sanctioned. Class 224: Suitability to Red Fox Class 225: Suitability to Groundhog Class 226: Suitability to Raccoon/Badger JRTCA Miscellaneous Class 227: Rescued Russell Non-sanctioned. No entry fee. Open to any adopted JRT or JRT mix. Exhibitors may be asked to tell the stories of their rescued terriers. Class 228: Spayed/Neutered Working Terrier Open to any adult spayed/neutered Jack Russell terrier, which holds a JRTCA Natural Hunting Certificate. Class 229: Spayed or Neutered Adult Terrier Class 230: Spayed or Neutered Veteran/Senior Terrier Open to JRTs six years and older.

Class 231: BEST SPAYED/NEUTERED TERRIER & RESERVE Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of classes 228-230. No entry fee. Fun Conformation Ring Classes (no entry fee, non-sanctioned) Class 232: Tricks Non-sanctioned. No entry fee. Open to all breeds. Judged on cuteness and fun factor. No entry fee. Class 233: Costume Non-sanctioned. Open to all breeds. Dogs and/or owners are judged on cuteness and originality. No entry fee. Earthdog Conformation (non-sanctioned) Earthdog conformation classes will be held after the sanctioned JRT conformation classes. Open to colored terriers (dark-bodied terriers with less than 51% white), dachshunds and any earthdog breed other than JRTs.

Class 234: Earthdog Puppy, 6 up to 12 months (non-sanctioned) Class 235: Earthdog Adults, 1 year and older (non-sanctioned) Class 236: Working Earthdog (non-sanctioned) Class 237: Earthdog Conformation Champion & Reserve (non-sanctioned) Open to 1st and 2nd place winners of classes 234, 235 and 236. No entry fee. RACING JRTCA Flat Races Class 238: 4-6 Month Puppy Jack Russell and Earthdog (non-sanctioned) Open to Jack Russell and Earthdog puppies, 4 months up to 6 months in age Class 239: Pups, 6 up to 9 months, up to 12½" Class 240: Pups, 6 up to 9 months, over 12½ up to 15" Class 241: Pups, 9 up to 12 months, up to 12½" Class 242: Pups, 9 up to 12 months, over 12½ up to 15" Class 243: Senior Dogs, 9 years and older, 10 up to 12½" Class 244: Senior Dogs, 9 years and older, over 12½ up to 15" Class 245: Senior Bitches, 9 Years and older, 10 up to 12½" Class 246: Senior Bitches, 9 Years and older, over 12½ up to 15" Class 247: Dogs, 1 year and older, 10 up to 12½" Class 248: Dogs, 1 year and older, over 12½ up to 15" Class 249: Bitches, 1 year and older, 10 up to 12½" Class 250: Bitches, 1 year and older, over 12½ up to 15" 19

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