Spring Test 2018

If you are interested in camping during test weekend, Tiffany Farrel has generously offered dry camping spaces on her property.  Call Tiffany if you are interested 541-410-4222 and she can provide details.

Utility Prep & Utility Test – Friday, June 8th – UT/UPT is now FULL, please contact us if you would like to be added to the waitlist.

Natural Ability Test – Saturday, June 9th & Sunday, June 10th – Natural Ability is now FULL, please contact us if you would like to be added to 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 here: 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 Drive
  • Bend, OR 97701

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

For specific questions or details:

  • Test Secretary
  • Jeremy Davis
  • 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.