This page was last updated: June 10, 2018
Sheep used will be White Dorper & commercial hair sheep
Handlers' Information Page
Steven & Paula McCaleb
2290 Bruce McCaleb Rd
Duck River, TN  38454
(931) 729-0213
ShadyAcresSD@aol.com
Meals: 

(Sat / Sun) Mornings: coffee and breakfast foods. 

(Sat / Sun) Lunch: Concessions stand by Shady Grove Volunteer Fire Dept.

Handlers Supper will be provided on Sat evening.


Mid South Stock Dog Association (MSSDA)
 Volunteer State Sheep Dog Trial
September 22nd & 23rd, 2018
Steven & Paula McCaleb
2290 Bruce McCaleb Rd
Duck River, TN  38454
(931) 729-0213
ShadyAcresSD@aol.com
Judge- James Valley
Course Director- Paula McCaleb
Set-out- Leslie Scruggs, Steve McCaleb
Trial Treasurer –Paula McCaleb
Trial Secretary - Gail Herbert​

                      The Trial Field
       (all distances are approximate, and are subject to change)

            Open - (225 - 250 yds.)
            Outrun, Lift, Fetch, Drive, Cross Drive, Pen & Shed

            Open Ranch - (225 - 250).
            Outrun, Lift, Fetch, Drive, Cross Drive and Pen

            Nursery - (225 - 250).
            Outrun, Lift, Fetch, Drive, Cross Drive and Pen

            Pro-Novice - (~150 yards).
            Outrun, Lift, Fetch, Drive and Pen

            Novice - (~100 yards) - Outrun, Lift, Fetch, Drive, Pen 
                  (at the end of the fetch the handler may leave the post and help the dog with the drive)

Click here to open full size photo of trial course setup