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  • Fall Festival 2013

    ANTA’s FALL FESTIVAL  & CARDIAC CLINIC

    ****ANTA RATE AT RED ROOF EXTENDED TO 9-27!!! ****

    WHEN:  October 12 & 13, 2013

    WHERE: Norfolk County Agricultural High School, 400 Main Street, Walpole, MA 02081

    MATCH JUDGE: Heidi Evans

     

    FRIDAY – OCT. 11

    Join a group gathering for dinner at the Horse and Carriage Restaurant, 210 Dedham Street, Norfolk,  Mass. at 6:30 p.m. (Restaurant  Phone is: 508-384-2274) Individual ordering and payment.

    Please make reservations with Lori Pelletier by Oct. 5 to let her know you will be joining us. Call Lori at: 508:361-0422

     

    SATURDAY – OCT. 12

    8:30 – Breakfast at match site courtesy of ANTA

    9:30 – Registration (advance registration strongly encouraged!)

    10:30 – Match Judging Begins

    Noon – Lunch

    1:00 – Match Judging Continues

    2:30 – ANTA Annual Meeting – held at match site

    3:00 – Joan Read Memorial Lecture – “The Versatile Dog”

    7:00 – Dinner at Guido’s Restaurant – 218 Dedham Street, Norfolk, Mass. 02056, Restaurant Phone is: 508-384-5122 (By advance registration only.)

     

    SUNDAY – OCT. 13  (Please note, times are approximate depending on number of dogs participating; all will be given a chance to participate.)

    8:30 – Breakfast  available at match site courtesy of ANTA

    9:30 – Registration for sporting events

    10:00 – Heart Clinic Begins (please register in advance); Free for dogs 6+ years old

    10:00 – 12:00 – Introduction to Quarry – practice

    10:30 – 12:00 – Introduction to Barn Hunt – demos and practice runs

    11:00 – 12:00 – Introduction to Flat Racing – for Norfolks not familiar or comfortable with this activity

    11:30 – 12:00 – Agility demo and practice

    Noon – Lunch

    1:00 – 2:00 – Flat racing for all dogs

    1:00 – 2:00 – Lure coursing

     

    SATURDAY MATCH CLASSES:  Dogs may be entered in one class only, with the exception of Junior Handling and Family Class. A dog competing in these two classes may be entered in another class as well:

    Class #

    01A & 01B                        Puppy Dog & Puppy Bitch – 2-4 months

    02A & 02B                        Puppy Dog & Puppy Bitch – 4-6 months

    03A & 03B                        Puppy Dog & Puppy Bitch –  6-9 months

    04A & 04B                        Puppy Dog & Puppy Bitch – 9-12 months

    05A & 05B                        Puppy Dog & Puppy Bitch – 12-18 months

    06                                    Adult Dog – No Major points

    07                                    Adult Bitch – No Major points

    08                                    Companion Dog – No points/may be neutered

    09                                    Companion Bitch – No points/may be spayed

    10                                    Veteran Dog – Eight years and over

    11                                    Veteran Bitch – Eight years and over

    12                                    Bifffin of Beaufin Dog Stakes – Champions and Major point winners

    13                                    Merry of Beaufin Bitch Stakes – Champions and Major point winners

    14                                    Junior Handling – Handlers through age 17

    15                                    Family Class – For stud dogs and brood bitches; 2 or more get

     

    FEES:

    Advanced Entries: $15.00 per dog includes all Saturday and Sunday events

    $10.00 for each additional dog with same owner as first dog – includes all Saturday and Sunday events.

    $10.00 for any dog entered ONLY Saturday or ONLY Sunday

    The cost PER dog for those registering on-site on Saturday OR Sunday will be $12.00.

     

    DIRECTIONS TO FALL FESTIVAL:
    From the North or Boston

    1. Route 95 South
    2. Exit Route 109 to Westwood
    3. Stay on Route 109 for approximately 3.8 miles
    4. Left onto North Street. (At Bubbling Brook Ice Cream Stand)
    5. Continue to the “T” in the road (Small pond on right)
    6. Right onto Main Street (Route 1A)
    7. Right at first driveway (It’s a little more than 100 yards down the road on Route1A)

    From the West

    1. Mass Pike to Route 495 South
    2. Exit at Route 1A in Wrentham (Wrentham Outlet exit)
    3. Follow Route 1A into and through Wrentham Center
    4. Continue on Route 1A through Walpole Center (There are three sets of lights in the center of town)
    5. From the lights at Walpole Center at the intersection of Routes 1 and 27 continue up the hill (still on Route 1A).
    6. Pass through a yellow flashing light and a set of full lights at the Stop and Shop Plaza.
    7. After the Stop and Shop Plaza, as you go up the hill, you will see a flashing yellow light on the left. We are the third driveway on the left after the yellow flashing light, immediately after the white board fence.

    From the South (Rhode Island)

    1. Route 95 North
    2. Take Exit 9, and follow the signs for Route 1 to Walpole
    3. Take a left on Route 27 at the intersection at the first set of lights
    4. Follow Route 27 (quite windy and twisty, three sets of lights, a stop sign and another set of lights before you come to Route 1A)
    5. Right onto Route 1A (Main Street) in the center of Walpole
    6. From Walpole Center (the intersection of Routes 1 and 27), pass through a yellow flashing light and a set of full lights at the Stop and Shop Plaza.
    7. After the Stop and Shop Plaza, as you go up the hill, you will see a flashing yellow light on the left. We are the third driveway on the left after the yellow flashing light, right after the white board fence.

    From the East

    1. From Route 128, exit onto Route 95 South
    2. Exit at Coney Street (Exit 10)
    3. Right at the end of the Ramp
    4. Left at Route 1 Intersection (first set of lights)
    5. Right at Route 27 Intersection (first set of lights
    6. Follow Route 27 (quite windy and twisty, three sets of lights, a stop sign and another set of lights before you come to Route 1A)
    7. Right onto Route 1A (Main St.) in the center of Walpole
    8. From Walpole Center (the intersection of Routes 1 and 27), pass through a yellow flashing light and a full set of lights at the Stop and Shop Plaza.
    9. After the Stop and Shop Plaza, as you go up the hill, you will see a flashing yellow light on the left. We are the third driveway on the left after the yellow flashing light, right after the white board fence

     

    LODGING:

    ANTA group rates will be available at the Red Roof Inn until September 27, 2013 under American Norfolk Terrier. Use code: B274ANTA13

    Red Roof Inn Boston – Mansfield/Foxboro

    80 Forbes Blvd.

    Mansfield, MA

    Phone: 508-339-2323

    Room Rate $63.74

    Traveling on I-95:

    Follow I-95 to Commercial St/SR 140, exit #7-a and turn right at the second traffic light into the Cabot Business Park.  The Red Roof Inn will be on the left side of the road.

     

    Traveling on I-495:

    Follow I-495 to Sr 140, exit #12.  Follow SR 140 north and turn left at  the fifth traffic light.  The Red Roof Inn will be on the left side of the road.

     

    FLYING IN?

    Providence RI  T.F. Green Airport is 40 minutes from the show site. Boston Logan is 35 minutes from the show site.

     

    ENTRY FORM

    When entering a dog in the match you must provide all information requested. This information is needed for the catalogue listings.  If only attending Sunday events, please provide dog’s name.

    Entries must be received by October 5, 2013.  (Entry form must be printed and mailed,; it cannot be filled in and sent electronically.)

     

    Owner: __________________________________________________________________________________________

    Address: _________________________________________________________________________________________

    Phone:            _____________________  Email:  _________________________

    DOG 1:  Registered Name _____________________________________________________________________________

    Sex: ____________________  Date of Birth: _____________________

    Breeder:______________________________________________________________________

    Sire: __________________________________________

    Dam:__________________________________________

    Saturday Match Class__________________________  Class #_____

     

    DOG 2:  Registered Name

    _____________________________________________________________________________

    Sex: ____________________  Date of Birth: _____________________ Breeder:_______________________________________________________________________

    Sire: ____________________________________________________

    Dam:____________________________________________________

    Saturday

    Match Class:_____________________________________Class # ___

     

    DOG 3  Registered Name _____________________________________________________________________________

    Sex: ____________________  Date of Birth: _____________________

    Breeder:_______________________________________________________

    Sire: _________________________________________________________

    Dam:_________________________________________________________

    Saturday

    Match Class:_______________________________Class #______

     

    SATURDAY LUNCH RESERVATION @ $10:00 PER PERSON       # ____           $______

    (Lunch includes sandwich, salads, dessert, beverage)

    SUNDAY LUNCH RESERVATION AT @ $10.00 PER PERSON       #____            $_____

    (See above)

    SATURDAY DINNER RESERVATION @ $40.00 PER PERSON      #______       $_____

    AMOUNT ENCLOSED FOR MATCH ENTRIES                                                            $______

    TOTAL:                                                                                                                                    $______

    Please make a single check payable to ANTA for food and activities. Mail check and registration form to Sheila Foran, 206 Cedar Ridge Terrace, Glastonbury, CT 06033 by Saturday, October 5.

     

    HEART CLINIC

     

    Please make a separate check, also payable to ANTA, if enrolling a dog in the heart clinic.  We need a firm count so please include the Heart Clinic Reservation Form (to follow) whether or not you will be paying for your dog’s ultrasound (dogs six and over are exempt from the fee.)  Send to: Sheila Foran, 206 Cedar Ridge Terrace, Glastonbury, CT 06033 by October 5.C

     

    Dr. John McGregor will be doing cardiac ultrasounds. Information gathered will be used in the Norfolk Terrier Heart Study being conducted by the Canine Health Foundation.  Doppler EKG’s and a DNA blood draw are included in this exam.  Please bring your older dog(s) and support this study.

     

    HEART CLINIC RESERVATION FORM:

    Name: ________________________________________________________________________

    Address: _____________________________________________________________________

    Phone: ____________________ Email:_______________________________

     

    Names of Dogs 6 years of age and older: no fee for these dogs.

    ___________________________________________________________________________

     

    ___________________________________________________________________________

     

    ___________________________________________________________________________

     

    Names of Dogs up to 6 years of age:

     

    _____________________________________________________@ 150.00

     

    _____________________________________________________@ 150.00

     

    _____________________________________________________@ 150.00

     

    TOTAL: $_______________

     

    (Add More Names as needed)

     

    Dogs will be scheduled as reservations are received; accommodations will be made to allow for match judging  in case of time conflicts.)