Monday, December 14, 2015

EASS 2016 Membership

Just a reminder to say that the EASS Membership is due for renewal from 1st January 2016

Membership Prices are - 

£12 per member,

£15 joint membership (2 adults and children under 16) 

any further adults + £7.50,

junior members £6 until the age of 16

Please send payment (cheques made payable to EASS), 
together with your name, address, mobile and email details 
to our Membership Secretary:-

Mrs Jane Matthews, 33 Spring Close, Little Baddow, Essex CM3 4TL

Please be aware that Membership to the EASS is required to enter our Winter Club Trials

Thank you

Monday, October 19, 2015

EASS - 2015 Annual General Meeting

Date - Wednesday 11th November 2015

Time - 7.30pm for 8.00pm 

Venue The Swan Public House, Broome, Diss, IP24 8AP

Please come and support the EASS at our Annual General Meeting

1 - Apologies for absence
2 - Members present
3 - Minutes of the 2014 meeting
4 - Matters arising from the minutes
5 - Chairmans Report
6 - Treasurers Report
7 - Nominations for the new Committee
8 - Proposed changes to Constitution
9 - Any other business / general discussion
10 - Meeting date for the new Committee
11 - Close of meeting followed by a Buffet Supper

Nominations for the Committee may be made at the meeting or prior to it by contacting the secretary Meg Wilson
Nominations should names of proposer and seconder, who must both be paid up members

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Fun dog show - Sunday 4th October at our event Sheepdogs in The park

Bury St Edmunds Suffolk
In aid of

Entries from 10am, Judging from 11am
£1 per class

FUN DOG SHOW organisers -
Sally Else - sally.else.hotmail.co.uk, mobile - 07770-221997

and Chris Thorndyke - chris.thorndyke@tiscali.co.uk

Ring 1
Classes - Working Sheepdogs    
Judge Vyvian Perry

1  Working type border collie puppy (6-12 months)
2  Working type border collie dog
3  Working type border collie bitch
4  Any working or herding breed type
Best puppy and best in show for 1st winners from above 4 classes. 
Rossettes t4th place

Ring 2  

Classes - pedigree K.C recognised   
                               Judge  - Ann Taggart (Altidan)                                  

5  AV pedigree puppy (6-12 months)
6  AV pedigree non sporting working pastoral utility toy
7 AV pedigree sporting hounds terriers gun-dogs
8 AV pedigree open
9 AV non pedigree cross-breed dog
10 AV non pedigree cross-breed bitch
11 AV non pedigree cross-breed puppy 6-12 months
Best puppy and best in show for 1st winners from above 5 classes. 
Rosettes to 4th place
Rosettes 1st-4th place sponsored by Cactus leather collars and leads
Best puppy and best in show 
Rosettes sponsored by Swingletree Fishing lake

Ring 2
Fun Classes any breed dog or bitch  

12 AV rescue dog or bitch
13 AV veteran over 5 years
14 AVHandsome dog
15 AV prettiest bitch
16 AV waggiest tail
17 AV best condition
18 AV best movement
19 AV irish brace ( most unlikely pair)
20 AVDog the judge would most like to take home
21 Consolation (dogs not to have won anything in the show) entries on the field

Rosettes 1st to 3rd 
classes 12 -21 sponsored by Swingletree Lake 

Monday, September 21, 2015

Sunday 4th October - 'Sheepdogs in the Park

Come and watch our Sheepdog Trial 
at our event 'Sheepdogs in the Park'

Open to the public between 10am and 4pm
Visit our stalls, refreshments available 
and bring your dog to take part in our 
Dog Show Competition - £1 per class

Friday, August 21, 2015

Trial Cancellation

Unfortunately our trial on the 3rd of October at the Ickworth Park has been cancelled. Please accept the society's apologies for any inconvenience caused. Please note, that 'Sheepdogs in the Park' on the 4th of October, will still be going ahead.
For more details, please contact a committee member.

Pictures from the second day at Methwold 16/8/15

A huge and challenging course!
The outrun began on an uneven field and then access to the upper (stubble) field was across one of three culverts. The stubble field appeared to be somewhere just this side of Leicester!

Some pictures from Methwold 15/8/15

A few images from Field 1
Click on an image to enlarge. 

Double Gather Championship Trial at Methwold 15th and 16th August 2015

The society would like to express our thanks to everyone involved in the running of last weekend... 
To our host: Toby Bulgin
Our sponsors: 'Brown and Co, Norwich' and 'Rands and Wilson - Complete Equine Nutrition'
Judges: Denis Jenkins, Ray Edwards and John Templeton MBE 
CDs: Gerry Foster, Elaine Bell and Eileen Etheridge
Trial co-ordinators: Kath Perry and Meg Wilson
Our fantastic letter-outters and those who took sheep off;
And The Gather for taking photos.
And of course, not forgetting the competitors, spectators and everyone else who helped to make this weekend such a success.

Monday, April 6, 2015

Winter Series Results

EASS Results

2014/2015 Winter SeriesIken 23/11
1st Megan Jenkins - Ember 82
2nd Megan Jenkins - Nevaeh 77olf
3rd Sarah Walker - Pearl 77
4th Mark Banham - Bell 73

1st Albert Glockling - Islay 73olf...
2nd Jerry Maloney - Dot 73
3rd Elaine Bell - Nell 68t
4th Bob Wilden - Robbie 67t

1st Edward Hawkins - Troy 60t
2nd Jamie Gregory - Bob 53t
3rd Edward Thornalley - Troy 46t olf
4th Aurial Mepham - Lola 46

 Worlington 14/12/14
1st Megan Jenkins, Nevaeh 87olf
2nd Megan Jenkins, Ember 87
3rd Edward Thornalley, Juke 86
4th Sue Little, Buddy 84

1st Neil Rouse, Nap 78...
2nd Bob Wilden, Robbie 69t
3rd Stuart Jarvis, Jan 59t

1st Edward Hawkins, Troy 81
2nd Graham Baldry, Ben 69t
3rd Edward Thornalley, Jack 68t
4th Gill Bharakhada, Willow 59t

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Welcome to our new website

We are delighted to launch our new website.

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