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Annual Rattlesnake Vaccine Clinic

September 17, 2013

Each year the Tulsa Bird Dog Association sponsors a rattlesnake vaccine clinic in cooperation with Veterinary Associates Inc. We use the Red Rock Biologics rattlesnake vaccine. You can read more about the vaccine at http://www.redrockbiologics.com/ All the details are listed below. Note that there are different prices and procedures for non-vaccinated dogs and dogs needing only the annual booster shot. To register or for questions call Mark Randell at 918-633-9554 Non-Vaccinated Dogs: Sept. 26, 2013 Time: 5-7 p.m. Price : $55.00 (vaccine/exam/booster.) Booster will be given Oct 24, 2013   Previously Vaccinated Dogs:  Oct. 24, 2013 Time: 5-7 p.m. Price: $40.00 (booster/exam   Location: …

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TBDA Youth Outdoor Expo

July 15, 2013

Mark your calendars future sportsmen and women! The Tulsa Bird Dog Association’s Youth Outdoor Expo is coming up on August 10, 2013 at the Tulsa Gun Club. The event is completely free and open to the public.       Highlights • August 10th, 8 a.m to 1 p.m. • Free and open to the public. • Located at Tulsa Gun Club. Four miles east of Highway 75 on 56th Street North. • Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation Shotgun Clay Target Shooting • Tulsa Archery Association Shooting Range • Bill’s Sporting Goods .22 Rimfire Range • National Wild Turkey Federation…

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April 6, 2013 Gun Dog Trial Results

April 12, 2013

  The 2013 spring field trial season ended with a bang! Gary Byfield and his English Setter Buddy ran away with first place in the 7th brace of the day. Although air temperatures were mild, the high winds kept it cool and kept some dogs off the the scent. TBDA newcomer and Quail Run Hunt Club owner Aaron McCoy finished second with a strong run late in the day with his Brittany Elle. Following close behind in third was perpetual top finisher Keith Lindsay’s GSP Sonja. The TBDA was very happy to welcome several new members and some visitors to the trial…

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April 6th Gun Dog Braces

April 5, 2013

Braces for the Saturday April 6th field trial have been drawn. Come join us for our last field trial of the spring. Next chance will be September! Hope to see you then. April 6, 2013 Brace Pairs Open Category, 7:30 A.M., Lunch will be served! Brace Dog’s Name Breed Sex Owner\Handler 1 Hunter Brittany M Kelly Sample 1 Sonja GSP F Keith Lindsay 2 Winnie GSP F Jim Anderson 2 Rhyan GSP F Keith Lindsay 3 Randolf GSP M Roy Marshall 3 Boss Brittany M Ronnie Pike 4 Diamond Jim English Pointer M Tom Krause 4 Turbo Pointer M Nick…

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March 23rd, 2013 Trial Results

March 28, 2013

     In a rags to riches story Ben Faulkner and Shelly went from a score of zero in the March 9th trial to a first-place-winning score of  172 with four full finds in the seventh brace of the day. Keith Lindsay and Sonja also put down a score of 172, but a slow start and first find after the 6 minute mark lost him the top spot. In the first brace with a clean field Stan Keller put down a score of 144 with three full finds and a back to take third place. Full results are below.  …

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March 23rd Gun Dog Trial Braces

March 22, 2013

The trial season marches on as spring is upon us here in Green Country. The temperatures will be cool and we’ll likely have a bit of rain. Come prepared and bring your ugly gun. First brace starts at 7:30am. See you Saturday!   March 23, 2013 Brace Pairs Open Category, 7:30 A.M., Lunch will be served! Brace Dog’s Name Breed Sex Owner\Handler 1 Rhayn GSP F Keith Lindsay 1 Shinner Pointer M Stan Keller 2 Hoss Pointer M Larry Moore 2 Spunky Girl GSP F Jack Davis 3 Pal English Setter M Tom Krause 3 Max Brittany M Tom Alexander 4 Buddy…

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Doug Hardesty and Stormy Place First in March 9th Trial.

March 12, 2013

The 2013 TBDA trial season started off well with a day of 12 braces and three puppies in the field. Overall 27 dogs competed for the first available points in the 2013 championship season. In the Open category Doug Hardesty set the bar high with Stormy early in the day. In the fifth brace Stormy found five birds and retrieved all of them for a total of 215 points. After lunch Tom Krause and Pal pulled down a solid second place finish and Jim Anderson secured a respectable third place finish in the second brace of the day. Full results…

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2013 Gun Dog Season begins Saturday

March 8, 2013

    What do 27 dogs and 78 birds make? A great way to start the 2013 Gun Dog Trial season! The first brace begins at 7:30 a.m. Lunch will be served. Brace pairings are listed below and as always we may have extra birds for sale at the end of the day. Remember that even if you aren’t participating you can always order extra birds for training by contacting Roy Marshall the Thursday before the trial. Birds come from Quail Ranch of Oklahoma and are great flying birds for training your dog.       Open Category Brace Dog’s…

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New 2013 Spring Trial Dates

February 27, 2013

Hi folks! It turns out we needed to do some adjusting to the spring trial schedule. We have pushed everything back by one week. The following are the trial dates for the Spring 2013 season. Also, registration is now available online under Events/Gun Dog Trials/Trial Registration in the pull down menus at the top of this site. You may register for any trial from now till the day before the trial.   Gun Dog Trial #1 in Inola, Oka. March 9, 2013 SHO-ME Gun Dog Championship Trial in Lebanon, Mo. March 16, 2013 Gun Dog Trial #2 in Inola, Oka.…

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Marshall/Yuan tie for first with Keller/Moore in Spring Buddy Fun Hunt

February 24, 2013
Roy Marshall (left) and Bill Yuan tied for first with Randolph and and Buddy.

Ties for both first and second place left four braces standing on the final podium for the 2013 Spring Buddy Fun Hunt at the Tulsa Bird Dog Association’s Buddy Fun hunt at the Tulsa Bird Dog Association’s trial grounds in Inola, Okla. In the seventh and final brace Bill Yuan and Roy Marshall scoured the field till the last minute with Buddy and Randolph looking for the one bird that would give them full claim to the first place position. They never found it and instead ended with five birds to put them in a tie for first with Larry…

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