ATTS tests scheduled for 2016

Last updated 5/16/2016

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The American Temperament Test Society (ATTS) would like to announce the following upcoming tests. If you would like to have more information regarding any of the tests listed below please contact the person listed for that test.

All listed tests are open to all breeds and spayed or neutered mixed breeds unless otherwise specified.

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June 2016

June 25, 2016 (Saturday)
Working Dogs of the DMV
Contact: Ashley Gawthrop
Telephone: 240-216-5473
Club Website:
Pre-Entries by: June 17, 2016
Entry Fee: $40 1st entry/$30 2nd entry
Make Checks Payable to: Kay Truss
Mail Entries to: Ashley Gawthrop, 5065 Blenny Ct., Waldorf, MD 20603
Test Location: 15816 Southern Cross Lane, Round Hill, VA 20141
Time: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

July 2016

July 16, 2016 (Saturday)
Black Russian Terrier Club of America, Inc.
Contact: Johnna Bradfield
Telephone: 304-771-7771
Club Website:
Pre-entries by: July 1, 2016 for Black Russian Terriers. All other breeds will be placed on a wait list and will be accepted if space allows after July 1.
Entry Fee: $35
Make Checks Payable to: Black Russian Terrier Club of America
Mail Entries to: Johnna Bradfield, Event Secretary, 32923 N. Rolling Hills Rd., Grayslake, IL 60030
Test Location: Dog Style, Inc. Training Facility, 24777 Milwaukee Ave., Vernon Hills, IL 60061
Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

October 2016

October 2, 2016 (Sunday)
Ann Gafke’s Teachers Pet
Contact: Ann Gafke
Telephone: 573-443-0716
Club Website:
Make Checks Payable to: Ann Gafke
Mail Entries to: Ann Gafke, 325 E. Dripping Springs Road, Columbia, MO 65202
Test Location: 325 E. Dripping Springs Road, Columbia, MO 65202
Time: 9:30 am to 2:00 pm

October 8, 2016 (Saturday)
Greater Kansas City Dog Training Club
Contact: Lisa Kramer
Telephone: 913-485-5921
Club Website:
Pre-Entries by: September 24, 2016
Entry Fee: $40
Make Checks Payable to: Greater Kansas City Dog Training Club
Mail Entries to: Lisa Kramer, 12622 W. 10th Street, Lenexa, KS 66215
Test Location: Park at Claircrest, 17607 191st, Pleasant Hill, MO
Time: 8:30 am–5:00 pm

October 14, 2016 (Friday)
The American Staffordshire Terrier Club
Contact: John O’Hanlon
Telephone: 518-767-9719
Club Website:
Pre-Entries by: October 1, 2016
Entry Fee: $40
Make Checks Payable to: STCA
Mail Entries to: John O’Hanlon, 304 Beaver Dam Road, Selkirk, NY 12158
Test Location: KOA Campgrounds, 19785 TX-105, Montgomery, TX 77356
Time: 10:00 am till the last dog entered or dark

October 29-30, 2016 (Saturday-Sunday, 2 days)
Northern California Working Group Association
Contact: Joan Mulligan
Telephone: 707-762-3864
Club Website:
Pre-Entries by: October 22, 2016
Entry Fee: $45 (second dog $40)
Make Checks Payable to: NCWGA
Mail Entries to: Mrs. Joan Mulligan, 942 Liberty Road, Petaluma, CA 94952
Test Location: Dixon County Fairgrounds, 655 1st Street, Dixon, CA 95620
Time: 8:30 am