Dedicated to the advancement of all herding breeds through the promotion of herding tests/trials, seminars and herding group conformation shows along the Front Range of Colorado and
Wyoming under the rules and regulations of The American
In addition to hosting herding trials/tests annually, CDHA sponsors various herding instinct tests and demonstrations throughout the year. This organization of approximately 50 members, actively promotes the sport of livestock herding.
Check out our Schedule of events page for upcoming herding, barn hunt and group show information on activities along the front range of Colorado and Wyoming.
CDHA has several special events held throughout the year. These include an ABA sanctioned Herding Capability Test (herding instinct evaluation) and member herding fun day, Ranch dog gymkhana held in conjunction with the Larimer County Fair in August, AKC and AHBA Herding Trials early October at Rancho Terra Norte' in Wellington, CO. Then AKC Herding Group conformation show and Farm Dog Certification test in mid-October in conjunction with Buckhorn Valley Kennel Club's All-breed shows and trials at the Archer Event Complex in Cheyenne, WY.
CDHA will be hosting it's annual AKC Herding Trial and Tests on October 7 - 9, 2021 at Rancho Terra Norte' in Wellington, CO. This year we are excited to have Rusty Jeffers and Nancy Ward judging. Our event will be held in conjunction with Buckhorn Valley Kennel Club's Fall herding trials as well. We will be offering D course on Thursday and A,B,C courses and tests (including Farm Dog Certification) on Friday/Saturday.
CDHA will be hosting its annual Herding Group Show on October 15th at the Archer Center/Laramie County Fairground in Cheyenne, WY. Our judges this year are Mrs. Debra Long Gschwender and Dr. Jill Warren, with Jean Pero doing sweeps. Premium list information at www.onofrio.com
CDHA's 2022 Annual Membership Meeting and elections will be held Sunday, March 7th at 1 PM via Zoom. If you want to join us - contact Val Manning for an invitation.
Membership dues for 2022 are now due. Individuals $20/year Family
(2 votes) $25/year