MTHA 2017 PUPPY HUNT DATES AND RULES/YOUTH HUNT DATE
2017 MTHA STATE PUPPY HUNT RULES
Dates: May 7th, 2017 1st Qualifier May 21st 2017, 2nd Qualifier June 11th, 2017 3rd Qualifier July 9th 2017 State Championship
Ages: Puppies born after January 1st 2016
20 hound maximum per hunt. Hunts held at Tomberlin’s Pen
1 Hound per person (judge) per hunt (1 extra hound per person will be excepted if there is room. Based on who calls in first to reserve numbers.)
All hunts are 3 hours long and will start at daybreak
All people entering hounds must be a current paid member of the MTHA.
Youths under 18 years old do not have to be members (but we would like their parent or the person who brought them to the hunt to be a member)
No GPS hand held or truck units are allowed during hunts. GPS collars are allowed on the dogs to retrieve hounds after hunt is over.
Entry Fee $25.00 per hound.
Please provide Sire and Dam of your hound with your hounds name for registration.
Top 7 hounds in each qualifying hunt will be in the finals.
There will be a final day State Champion and a High Point State Champion hound for the year based on 2 qualifiers score and final hunt score added together.
You can put same hound in all qualifying hunts and you can qualify more than 1 hound for the finals. If you qualify more than 1 hound in finals please bring an extra judge.
All age bench show Saturday June 10th 2017 at 7:00 pm entry fee $5.00
Youth hunt will be June 11th at 10:00am in front pen. No entry fee
Door prizes will be given for youth at approx. 12:00 (noon)
State Champion hound and High Point champion will have their picture in the Hunters Horn.
Call Ron Walz at 320-267-8782 to register for hunts and let Ron know if you would like to register more than 1 hound. Please register at least one week prior to the hunt. Listed below is the 2018 MTHA State Coyote Hunt Rules