|12th Uncle Earl's
in Winnfield March 23-26
annual Uncle Earl's Hog Dog Trials is scheduled at the
Winn Parish Fair Grounds and Arena March 23-26. Entries
by hunting dog owners from throughout the United States
will be on hand to show and compete for prizes.
Rules for the show, announced by the sponsoring Winn
Hog Hunters and Bayed Solid magazine, are:
March 23th- lst-Puppy Bay 0-6 months. -$20.00 per pup, 2
pups in pen. Limit of 75 pups accepted.
2nd Puppy Bay 7-12 months.-$20.00 per pup, 1. pups in
pen, Limit of 75 pups accepted.
3rd-Old & Young- $50.00 per entry, 75 entries
accepted. Young dog being 12 months & under.
Friday, March 24th- One Dog Bay -$35.00
per dog. Limit of 150 entries.
Saturday, March 25th-- Two Dog
Bay-S55.00 per entry. Limit - 150 entries.
Sunday, March 26th- Will begin with the
Youth Bay- $35.00 per entry. Limit of 50 entries. Dog
entered in Youth bay may not be entered in any other
event. Youth limited to one entry.
Second Event will be the High point Bay. Third event wi1l
be Best of the Best. $200.00 per entry.
RULES: 1) Good
Sportsmanship, Family oriented event, no alcohol, no
drugs, no catch dogs allowed. Open containers will be
checked at gate as you enter the arena area.
2) Dog will be pre-registered for all
events. (If any event has not reached its limit of
entries, we will take entries in Winnfield. Ask for
details. All entries must be sent by certified mail or
any kind of overnight delivery, accepted only February
22, 2006 through March 7. 2006. All entries postmarked
before February 21. 2006 will. be returned. All an
entries postmarked after March 6, 2006 will be returned.
All entries received through 1st class ($.39 ) mail will
be returned. All entries sent overnight or certified
through the United States Postal Service may be sent to:
Bayed Solid, P.O. Box 130, Hall Summit, LA 7l034. All
other entries sent overnight by UPS, Federal Express,
etc, may be sent to: Bayed Solid c/o Sharon Young, Rt 2
Box 114-A, Coushatta, LA 71019. No Hand-Delivered
entries. All entries will be posted daily, by order of
postmarks received for the day.
3) All dogs must be named through the
mail. No buying spots without naming dogs. The dog name
must be run, unless a statement from a veterinarian is
brought to us on your vet stationery, or if the dog is
hurt during the trial and unable to run in any further
events. Only then will dogs be substituted.
4) No refunds, no exceptions.
5) The running order for each event will
be done by computer, prior to each event, and posted
during the calcutta. The only time your running order may
be changed is if you have two runs close together, within
(2) runs of each other. We will change your order if this
6) Dog may be run only one time per
7) Each Dog owner/kennel/husband &
wife, of couple will be limited to 3 entries per event
(with the exception of the youth bay, 1 entry.) Each
kennel/dog owner / couple will be responsible for their
own entries, therefore only they will 'be allowed to make
decisions or p1acement for each dog entered.
8) Five judge rule, high & low
9) A calcutta will be held for each
event prior to each event. Calcutta will be split 75/25,
paying 1st. 2nd, & 3rd places only.
10) No call out in any event.
11) Each dog must be on a leash before
you exit the gate.
12) Prize money paid will be minus a
$10,00 stock/worker fee for each entry, with the
exception of the Best of the Best and the Youth Bay. Pay
back will be 50/50. Puppy bays--trophy and money lst-3rd
13) Old & young, trophy and money,
14) One dog bay and two dog: bay:
$1,000.00 added money, added directly to purse, 1st 5th
money and trophy, 6tb.-l0th, trophy only. Money split as
fo11ows: 45. 25, 15,10, & 5%. Calcutta paid same as #
15) Youth Bay, money lst- 3rd places,
100%payback Calcutta 100% payback, lst-3rd places.
Trophies 1st- 5th. AGE: not younger than 8 or older than
16) A parent/guardian must. accompany
child in pen. Parent/Guardian may not give voice command
to dog. Child must handle their own dog. Parent/guardian
may speak only for child's safety and after bay time is
over to assist catching dog. One entry per child, dog
entered only once, and. dog may not be entered in any
other event. Also, dog entered must be child's; dog, not
known as someone's specific dog in baying competition
other than child's.
17) Best of the Best: Winner takes all,
cash, trophy, and belt buckle. No voice command may be
given as you approach the pen or during the two minute
bay. Dog will be released within a ten foot circle inside
the gate. Time begins when you release your dog. Handler
must exit pen immediately. No call out pt. Pen workers
will accompany you to retrieve your dog.
18) During all events No Complaints, No
Protesting, Judges' scores will be final.
19) 1/10 pt. scoring system.
20) High Point eligibility Determined by
the highest scores combined from the one dog bay and the
two dog bay.
21) Best of the Best eligibility - a 30
from one or two dog bay.
22) If your dog catches during any event
a break stick will be used to get the dog off.
23) No Female dogs in heat allowed.
24) Payment must accompany entries,
payable to Uncle Earl's Hog Dog Trials.
GATE FEE: $5.00 PER PERSON, 12 & Under free.
Information: 318-932-5937; 318-727-8847; 318-628-2239. www.bayedsolid.com