Fall Test 2019

Utility Prep & Utility Test – Friday, September 20th – (The UT/UPT is full. Please contact the Test Secretary to be put on the waitlist.)

Natural Ability Test – Saturday, September 21st & Sunday, September 22nd – (This test is full. Please contact the Test Secretary to be put on the waitlist)

  • Location: Madras, OR
  • Times TBD. Check back soon for details.

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

Utility Prep








*-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 Ryan Bales
  • 64570 Research Rd.
  • Bend, OR 97703

If you would like to register & pay online please visit our store front

For specific questions or details:

  • Test Secretary
  • Jeremy Davis
  • jeremdavis@gmail.com-preferred method of contact
  • 541-350-5189

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.

Refund Policy: 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.