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 Spring Field Trial Schedule

Proposed by FTAC and with approval from the BHCA Board of Directors
Updated as of March 26, 2022

AKC WeekActual DatesClubLocationRegion
3January 22BHC of Southern CaliforniaPrado Regional Park, Corona, CA West
3January 23Greater San Diego BHCPrado Regional Park, Corona, CAWest
6February 12BHC of S. California Prado Regional Park, Corona, CAWest
6February 13 Greater San Diego BHC Prado Regional Park, Corona, CAWest
11March 18/19/20 N. California BHC 2 TrialsHastings Island Hunt Preserve, Rio Vista,CA West
13April 2-3Susquehanna BHCSwatara BC, Elizabethtown, PAEast
14 April 9-10Berkshire Valley BHCCentral Jersey BC, Flemington, NJEast
15April 15-16Pilgrim BHCCANCELEDEast
16April 23-24Valley Forge BHCWyoming Valley BC, Hunlock Creek PAEast
17April 29-30BHC of Greater SeattleCastle Rock, WAWest
April 30-May 1 BHC of Whidbey IslandCastle Rock, WAWest
17April 30-May 1Patroon BHCWyoming Valley BC, Hunlock Creek, PAEast
18May 6/7 Emerald Empire BHFCANCELEDWest
May 6/8BHC of PortlandCANCELEDWest
May 7-8Lenape BHCWyoming Valley BC, Hunlock Creek, PAEast
19May 14-15 Capitol District BHCCayuga Lake BC, Danby, NYEast
20May 20Looking Glass BHCClark County BC, New Carlisle, OHCentral
May 21Pathfinder BHCClark County BC, New Carlisle, OHCentral
May 22Western Michigan BHCClark County BC, New Carlisle, OHCentral
21May 28-29BHCA Spring Trial and InvitationalClark County BC, New Carlisle, OHCental
22June 3Western Michigan BHCRed Cedar BC, Perry, MICentral
22June 4Looking Glass BHCRed Cedar BC, Perry, MICentral
22June 5Pathfinder BHCRed Cedar BC, Perry, MICentral

2022 Fall Field Trial Schedule

Proposed by FTAC and with preliminary approval from the BHCA Board of Directors
Updated as of May 2, 2022

AKC WeekActual DatesClubLocationRegion
35September 3-4Patroon BHCTBDEast
37September 17-18Valley Forge BHCWyoming Valley BC, Hunlock Creek PAEast
39September 27-28BHCA MidweekClark County BC, New Carlisle OHCentral
39October 1-2BHCA NationalsNorthern Illinois BC, Roscoe ILCentral
41October 14Pathfinder BHCClark County BC, New Carlisle OHCentral
41October 15Western Michigan BHCClark County BC, New Carlisle OHCentral
41October 16Looking Glass BHCClark County BC, New Carlisle OHCentral
42October TBDCapitol District BHCTBDEast
42October TBDPilgrim BHCTBDEast
42October 21-22BHC of Greater SeattleCastle Rock, WAWest
42October 21,23BHC of Whidbey IslandCastle Rock, WAWest
42October 23-24Lenape BHCWyoming Valley BC, Hunlock Creek PAEast
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
BHC Sacramento/2022174101 Lodi CA S/SWPC/Judges: Anne O'Reilly (Conformation: Regular Classes) May 14, 2022 April 27, 2022
BHC Sacramento/2022174102 Lodi CA S/JSHW/Judge: Daniel Smyth May 14, 2022 April 27, 2022
BHC Sacramento/2022174103 Lodi CA S/SWPC/Judges: Eric White (Conformation: Regular Classes) May 15, 2022 April 27, 2022
BHC Sacramento/2022174104 Lodi CA S/JSHW/Judge: Peter C.J. Martin May 15, 2022 April 27, 2022
Greater San Diego BHC/2022224603 Anaheim CA S/SWPC/O/Judges: Rudy Smits (Conformation: Regular Classes), Gina Grissom (Obedience) May 21, 2022 May 4, 2022
Greater San Diego BHC/2022224605 Anaheim CA S/SWPC/O/Judges: Ed Wild (Conformation: Regular Classes), Gina Grissom (Obedience) May 22, 2022 May 4, 2022
BHC of Bayou Country/2022022601 Monroe LA S/Judge: Lorraine Bisso May 27, 2022 May 11, 2022
BHC of Bayou Country/2022022601 Monroe LA S/SWPC/Judges: Douglas Johnson (Conformation: Regular Classes) May 28, 2022 May 11, 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

Club/Event Number Location Judges Event Date Closing Date
Red Canyons KC Cedar City, UT Denise Gehring, Lauro “Chino” Jaime, Celli Jones, Lorrie Martinez, Tim Martinez, Denise Miesner, Stacey Sullivan April 23-24, 2022 April 23-24, 2022, at 7 a.m. each day or when all stakes are filled — PREMIUM LIST (PDF)
Capital District BHC West Danby (Spencer), NY Ellen Ripper, Mike Tefts, Claudia Orlandi, Annette Spellino, Ben Marley, Samantha Fox May 13, 2022 May 11, 2022, or when all stakes are filled — PREMIUM LIST (PDF)

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