Fall Test 2017

 September 21, 22, 23, 24,  2017

***Fall Test is currently full, please contact us for wait list information ***

**CONAVHDA will be holding training days leading up to the fall test, click here for details.

  • Location: Utility Dogs will be run at Mayfield Pond, in Bend, OR. NA pups will be run at the Elliot Property in Madras. These are the same facilities as our Spring Test.

Sign up Details & Membership Forms

Central Oregon NAVHDA Membership Form

Central Oregon Chapter of NAVHDA Chapter Testing Policies

Only NAVHDA registered dogs are eligible to participate in a NAVHDA test. Hunt test fees are as follows:

Chapter Member Non-Member*
Natural Ability $160.00 $190.00
UPT $260.00 $290.00
UT $260.00 $290.00

*-Non-member pricing applies to the dog owner, not the handler.  A professional dog handler cannot run multiple dogs under the handler’s personal membership to receive Chapter Member Pricing.

To become a member and receive member rates complete and submit with your test application and the Central Oregon NAVHDA membership application form. Test entries are secured only when a fully completed test form and funds have been received. Our tests are filled on a first come, first served basis. Test openings will not be held. Applications must be made on the official NAVHDA test application form found at: NAVHDA Test Entry Form

Make checks payable to Central Oregon NAVHDA and all entries must be mailed to:

  • Central Oregon NAVHDA
  • C/O Grant Hanson
  • 63294 EASTVIEW DR
  • Bend, OR 97701

For specific questions or details:

  • Test Secretary
  • Larry Stone
  • 541-280-5602

Please note – if your NAVHDA dog registration number is pending and is not received by the Test Secretary at least two weeks prior to the first test day of a 2 or 3 day test schedule your entry fee will be forfeited.

Our test entry refund policy is as follows: Handler’s pulling a dog prior to 45 full days before a test will receive a full refund less a $25.00 handling fee. A Handler pulling a dog within 45 days of the first day of a multi day test will receive no refund. Written requests for refund must be sent to the Test Secretary within the timeframe listed above. Verbal requests cannot be honored.

The Test Secretary will send you an email upon receipt of your test entry form. Approximately 2 to 3 weeks prior to the test you will receive information about the test which will include your running day. We try very hard to accommodate everyone’s wishes concerning running days but at times it is not possible.

Filling vacancies – When or if a test opening should become available in the test, potential test applicants will be notified in the order of the applications with payment were received.

Central Oregon NAVHDA reserves the right to alter or change test sites due to operational,environmental or other needs.

Raffle Item: G1 Large Gunner kennel with Wet Mutt waterproof pad.

Price per ticket: $25

CONAVHDA has received a generous donation of a G1 Gunner Kennel from Todd Dunkirk.  We will be raffling off this item at our Fall Test.  Tickets are $25 each, with a goal of raising at least $500.  If we do not hit the $500 benchmark, the raffle will be deferred to our next event.  This is a great opportunity to donate to the club and have a chance at winning this fantastic prize that retails for $600.  This kennel is packed with features and will last a lifetime!  Find more details about the kennel here: https://gunnerkennels.com/g1large