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Jack Knox Clinic-August 14, 15, 16
We are happy to announce that we will be hosting our 8th Jack Knox Stock Dog Handling Clinic after great success the past seven years, and this year we will continue the third day. Everyone seems to take so much more home with the extra day, so we will keep it on the schedule. Adding the extra day allows more time for intensive group discussions, extra emphasis on training dogs, and extra emphasis on learning how to “read” the livestock, not to mention the great friendships that are developed.
The clinic will consist of three days instruction by Jack, where you and your dog will learn not only during your allotted time with Jack, but will learn even more by watching and listening to the advice Jack gives to other participants. His method is unique, and will help all levels of both handler and dog.
Jack, originally from Scotland, now lives in Missouri, where he and his wife have an extensive dog business and sheep operation. He is a successful national and international trainer, breeder, and trailer, and is one of the most popular clinicians in the country. It is no secret, I am proud to call him my mentor and great friend.
The cost of this 3-day clinic will be $265/dog. This fee will include the cost of the seminar, lunch all days, and refreshments throughout the day. If you wish to simply watch Jack’s (not enter a dog), there will be a spectator fee of $20/day ($60 for the full clinic). The spectator fee will also include lunch and refreshments.
Please make sure that your dogs are fully vaccinated, and understand that by entering this clinic, Green River Livestock and/or any other persons involved with the clinic will not be held liable for injury or damage to your property.
The clinic will begin at 8:30AM and will end about 5:00PM every day.
Hotels that accept pets in the Kemmerer area are:
Best Western-Fossil Country Inn and Suites: (307)877-3388 A block of rooms at this motel is reserved under Jack Knox Clinic-Laura Pearson. There are only a few pet rooms available, and are being held under the above reservation on a first come, first serve basis.
Fairview Motel: (307)877-3938 Please make sure to mention that you will need a “pet” room, if you intend to have your dog(s) in the room, and book your room well in advance.
Slate Creek Bed and Breakfast -Dinner (Lol): (307)350-5640 Kemmerer is about 22 miles from where the clinic is being held, so if you would rather not drive to Kemmerer, and would like to stay here, you can either bring your camper for the weekend, or stay in the limited available space we have here. There are a few bedrooms, a few sheep camps, and one camp trailer. This space is available on a first come, first serve basis. Please call ASAP, if you wish to do this. The cost for staying here is: ($100/person-for those staying in our facilities. This cost is for the entire weekend- not including dinner), and ($15/person/dinner). Dinner will also be made available for anyone who is not staying here, but wishes to eat with us for $15/person/dinner. Please just let me know in advance if you plan to stay for dinner, so we can prepare enough food.
We are located on Hwy 189 between Kemmerer and La Barge. Our road is between mile post marker 59 and 60 on the North/West side of the highway (Lincoln County Rd. 310/ Graham Lane). If you need more precise instructions or have any other questions, please call Laura at (307)350-5640.
Although seating will be provided, please feel free to bring your own folding chairs and umbrellas. There will be only 14 entries accepted (although this may change at Jack’s discretion). Don’t miss this excellent opportunity!! Reserve your entry by mailing a check along with the registration form provided to:
PO Box 1154
Kemmerer, Wy 83101
Application: Click Here for the Application