2023 The Joriad™ North American Truffle Dog Championship

Entry Deadline: January 28, 2023
Categories: MISC Competitions
2023 The Joriad™ North American Truffle Dog Championship
Contact Information
Venue / Location

Lane Events Center Large Animal Arena
796 W. 13th Ave.
Eugene, Oregon

General Information

Competition – January 28, 2023 (9:00AM – 12:00PM)

The Oregon Truffle Festival (OTF) invites amateur truffle dogs to participate in the 9th annual Joriad™ truffle dog championship event.

Dog Requirements
• Dogs must be at least 10 months old
• Dogs must be current on all vaccinations required by law
• Dogs must appear healthy and uninjured on the day of the event
Dogs may not have engaged in the paid or commercial harvest of truffles, or associated
with professional truffle dog training businesses, past or present.
Females in season and lactating females may not compete
Dogs may wear harnesses, collars, and gear that does not interfere with searching
or disturb the search areas. Judges have the authority to decide whether particular
equipment may or may not be worn
No prong, choke, head halter, or electric collars may be worn in the search areas
Dog must be non-aggressive to humans or other dogs. Aggressive behavior will be grounds
for dismissal
All dog(s) on event location must be on leash with at least 6′ distance from other dogs

Entry Fees

Per Entry Fee – $55.00

Prizes / Awards / Medals / Ribbons

The Joriad’s first round welcomes spectators at the Lane County Fairgrounds in the morning, and the top five dogs go on to compete in a second and final round in the field which is not open to the public.

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