Talmadge Middle School
Independence, OR Contact trial host :
ELITE APR 27, 2024
NW3 APR 28, 2024
Official NACSW™ ELITE, NW3 Trials APR 27 & 28, 2024
TRIAL LOCATION: TALMADGE MIDDLE SCHOOL, 51 S 16th ST, INDEPENDENCE, OR 97351
It is not appropriate to visit the trial location prior to the trial date, nor should training take place on trial grounds once an event is approved/announced. Our locations are real life search environments where people work, go to school, etc. Pre-trial contact or visits risk the host losing the opportunity to use the location again in the future.
Trial Host: HELIX FAIRWEATHER & DOGLANDIA, LLC
Trial Host Contact Info: HELIX FAIRWEATHER -
Yamhill County has no breed specific legislation.
Certifying Official: CATHIE LABER
Judges: FABIAN JACKSON & BOB GROSS
NW3: $175 per dog and handler team
ELITE: $185 per dog and handler team
Number of Entries:
NW3: 38 entries
ELITE: 35 entries
One dog per handler per level/element.
All entries will be on-line via the link provided to the NACSW™ trial registration form. Paper and phone entries will not be accepted. Completing the form is not a guarantee of entry. You will receive a confirmation from Trial Host Contact (see above) to let you know if your entry has been given a space in the trial.
A Qualified Entry is one that meets all the following criteria:
The parking lot is gravel or asphalt and will allow modest space between vehicles.There is no shade in the parking lot.
There is space for RVs to park in the handler parking area during the event day. To reserve a space, you will need to contact the Trial Host Contact (see above) after you receive confirmation that you have a space in the event. No overnight RV parking is available.
Running your vehicles or generators in the parking lot is allowed at this event as long as you are willing to park away from others.
There will not be specific reactive dog parking at this event.
Unentered dogs must remain in the handler's vehicle during the event day. There will be ample potty areas, but unentered dogs should not be allowed to "play" exercise or train on the event grounds.
Smoking is not allowed on this event site, including the use of e-cigarettes.
A list of area hotels is available here: HOTELS and RV PARKS
Females in season will be allowed to run wearing “pants” at the end of each search after all other dogs have been judged. Handlers with females in season should park and toilet their dogs away from the other dogs if the location logistics permit. Handlers must email the Trial Host Contact (see above) so plans can be made for the dog.