Dixie Trace FTA Youth Field Trials Rules

Nov 30th, 2021 | Standards and Rules

Copied from the Dixie Trace FTA Article XIII – Youth Trials A scholarship of $1000 will be awarded to the youth handler of the year.  Handler points will be calculated in the same manner as other handler awards are determined, number of dogs started X 1 for 3rd place, multiplied by 2 for 2nd place and multiplied by 3 for 1st place. The scholarship will be payable upon that student’s graduation from high school and enrollment in an […]

Gun Dog Standard

Feb 6th, 2021 | Standards and Rules

Gun Dog Standard for Youth Field Trials Most field trialers*/upland bird hunters have a good idea of what a Gun Dog Standard is aside from the dog not requiring to be steady to flush and shot. In Youth Field Trials, young handlers are evaluated on their ability to handle their charges. They are permitted a helper who on occasion may have to round up a dog that has strayed too far in the enthusiasm to […]