This page was last updated: February 4, 2020
Sheep used will be White Dorper & commercial hair sheep
Handlers' Information Page
Steven & Paula McCaleb
2290 Bruce McCaleb Rd
Duck River, TN  38454
(931) 698-0143
ShadyAcresSD@aol.com
Steven & Paula McCaleb
2290 Bruce McCaleb Rd
Duck River, TN  38454
(931) 698-0143
ShadyAcresSD@aol.com

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 - (~75 - 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 possible trial course setup

The Arena
200' 300'
       (all distances are approximate, and are subject to change)

            Open - (up to 100 yds.)
            Outrun, Lift, Fetch, Drive, Cross Drive, Pen & Shed

            Open Ranch - (up to 100 yds).
            Outrun, Lift, Fetch, Drive, Cross Drive and Pen

            Nursery - (up to 100 yds).
            Outrun, Lift, Fetch, Drive, Cross Drive and Pen

            Pro-Novice - (~up to 100 yards).
            Outrun, Lift, Fetch, Drive and Pen

            Novice - (~75 - 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)

            PRE Novice or Beginner Novice (when offered) - ~50 to 75 yards
                   Assisted Outrun, Lift, Fetch, Drive, Pen 
                      (May leave post to help with outrun.  at the end of the fetch the handler may leave 
                        the post to ware, or help the dog with the drive.)