While most American Kennel Club events have resumed, events may still be canceled or rescheduled due to local site closures or restrictions amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.  Please check the AKC Events Cancellation page for the latest information, which will be more up-to-date than the listings on this page.

Field Trials

2022 Fall Field Trial Schedule

Proposed by FTAC and with preliminary approval from the BHCA Board of Directors
Updated as of August 1, 2022

AKC WeekActual DatesClubLocationRegion
34August 27-28Capitol District BHCTowanda BC, Towanda PA (small pack)East
35September 3-4Patroon BHCWyoming Valley BC, Hunlock Creek PAEast
36September 10-11Pilgrim BHCLittle Rhody BC (small pack), Providence RIEast
37September 17-18Valley Forge BHCWyoming Valley BC, Hunlock Creek PAEast
39October 1-2BHCA NationalsNorthern Illinois BC, Roscoe ILCentral
41October 14Western Michigan BHCClark County BC, New Carlisle OHCentral
41October 15Looking Glass BHCClark County BC, New Carlisle OHCentral
41October 16Pathfinder BHCClark County BC, New Carlisle OHCentral
42October 22BHC of Greater SeattleCastle Rock, WAWest
42October 23BHC of Whidbey IslandCastle Rock, WAWest
42October 23-24Lenape BHCWyoming Valley BC, Hunlock Creek PAEast
43October 28Pathfinder BHCRed Cedar BC, Perry MICentral
43October 29Western Michigan BHCRed Cedar BC, Perry MICentral
43October 30Looking Glass BHCRed Cedar BC, Perry MICentral
43October 28-29Emerald Empire BHFCastle Rock, WAWest
43October 28/30BHC of PortlandCastle Rock, WA West
43October 29-30Berkshire Valley BHCCentral Jersey BC, Flemington, NJEast
44November 4-6Northern California BHCHasting Island Hunt Preserve, Rio Vista CAWest
44November 5-6Susquehanna BHCSwatara BC, Elizabethtown PAEast
45November 12BHC of Southern CAPrado Regional Park, Chino CAWest
45November 13Greater San Diego BHCPrado Regional Park, Chino CAWest
49December 10BHC of Southern CaliforniaPrado Regional Park, Chino CAWest
49December 11Greater San Diego BHCPrado Regional Park, Chino CAWest

Specialty Conformation Shows, Obedience Trials & Rally Trials

This schedule of Specialty Shows & Trials is taken from the AKC online events calendar and only reflects events for which applications have been sent to AKC.  Please send additions or corrections to the Corresponding Secretary as well as your club AKC representative.   Abbreviations:   S = Local Club Specialty, DS = Designated Specialty, CS = Concurrent Specialty, PS = Parent Club Specialty, LB = Limited Breed Specialty, SWPC = Sweepstakes, JSHW = Junior Showmanship, O = Obedience, RLY = Rally

Club/Event Number Location Events/Judge Event Date Closing Date
BHCA Regional/2022004420 Canfield OH PS/JSHW/SWPC/Judge: Mrs. Marian (Mimi) Tysseling August 5, 2022 July 20, 2022
BHC Western Pa./2022509404 Canfield OH S/JSHW/Judge: Sanda Launey August 6, 2022 July 20, 2022
BHC Western Pa./2022509402 Canfield OH DS/Judge: Randy Frederiksen August 6, 2022 July 20, 2022
Pilgrim BHC/2022193801 Raynham MA S/Judge: Melody Fair August 14, 2022 July 27, 2022
Pilgrim BHC/2022193802 Raynham MA S/SWPS/Judges: Mary Ann Clark/Rick Cromley August 14, 2022 July 27, 2022
BHC Gtr Seattle/2022185005 Olympia WA S/SWPS/Judges: Mrs. Jane E. Treiber/Erin Fosler August 18, 2022 August 3, 2022
BHC Gtr Seattle/2022185006 Olympia WA S/JSHW/Judges: Joani Rush/Mrs. Jane E. Treiber August 18, 2022 August 3, 2022
BHC Gtr Seattle/2022185004 Olympia WA S/JSHW/Judge: Celeste Gonzalez August 19, 2022 August 3, 2022
BHC Gtr Seattle/2022185003 Olympia WA S/SWPS/Judges: Sylvie McGee/Laura Reeves August 19, 2022 August 3, 2022
Susequehanna BHC/2022211003 Red Lion PA S/SWPS/Judges: Mrs. Carol Brown/Beth Vanseloos August 26, 2022 August 10, 2022
Susequehanna BHC/2022211004 Red Lion PA S/Judge: Dr. Lamont Steedle August 26, 2022 August 10, 2022

Tracking Tests

Abbreviations: TD = Tracking Dog, TDU = Tracking Dog Urban, TDX = Tracking Dog Excellent, VST = Variable Surface Tracking

No Tracking Tests sponsored by BHCA or BHCA Regional Clubs available for posting at this time. Please check back later.

Hunting Performance Tests

No Hunting Performance Tests sponsored by BHCA or BHCA Regional Clubs available for posting at this time. Please check back later.

AKC Event Calendar

AKC Cancellations