World Championship

7th Annual Hangin' Tree Cowdog Futurity 

Seymour Rodeo Grounds

Seymour, TX

October 18-23, 2021

First place prizes:

Saddles donated by: 

Wayne Hunter & Pat Howard ~ Horseback

Jacot Ranch & Dry Creek Ranch ~ Futurity

Trayer & Roberts  ~ Supreme

Thank you for your generous donation in supporting the 2021 HTCA Futurity!

Changes for 2021 Futurity:

  • Intermediate Class for those who have not won $500 or more trialing.

  • Register by September 1st, 2021.

  • Novice Class will have $300 maximum winnings cap.

  • All Classes will have a $50 cattle charge except Novice will be $25, and Youth is $0.

Classes

  • Futurity Class - Entry Form

    • Dog cannot be over 27 months old as of November 1, 2021. To qualify, dog must be whelped on or after August 1, 2019.

    • Any missed payment and entry is cancelled. To re-enter dog, penalty applies.

    • Dog can be entered at any time up to the Futurity date (late fees apply, contact Association) 

    • Payment Schedule for Futurity: $50 each time IF payment schedule is followed​ plus $50 cattle charge

      • 1st payment January 1st to January 31st

      • 2nd payment due March 1st 

      • 3rd payment due May 1st 

      • 4th payment due July 1st 

      • 5th payment due September 1st plus $50 cattle charge 

      • Final payment, due by Futurity date

    • 2 Go-rounds finals

    • Rules to be posted before Futurity

  • Supreme Cowdog Class - Entry Form          

    • $350 fee ($300 class fee plus $50 cattle charge)

    • Previously Supreme qualified dogs have to be entered by September 1st

    • ***Monday 10/18/2021*** We are holding a Supreme Qualifying Session. Your dog must be entered BY 9/24/2021 (for the qualifying session). Any dog that qualifies during the Supreme Session can still be entered in the Supreme Cowdog Class (MUST BE ENTERED THAT DAY)

    • 2 Go-rounds & finals

    • Prize money and buckle- Donated saddle

    • Same rules as futurity.

    • Entry deadline September 1st

  • Maturity Class - Entry Form

    • $150 fee ($100 class fee plus $50 cattle charge)

    • Dogs over 27 months old as of November 1, 2021 (whelped before August 1, 2019)

    • 2 go rounds & finals.

    • Same rules as futurity

    • Entry deadline September 1st

  • Intermediate Class - Entry Form

    • $150 fee ($100 class entry plus $50 cattle charge)

    • For any member that has not won more than $500 money in other trials

    • They can use any age Hangin' Tree Cowdog

    • Can not enter any other class except Futurity Class.

    • 2 Go-rounds and finals

    • Prize money 

    • Will run with Maturity Class and rules

    • Entry deadline September 1st

  • Novice Class - Entry Form

    • $75 fee ($50 class entry plus $25 cattle charge) 

    • For any member that has not won any money or prizes in other trials

    • They can use any age Hangin' Tree Cowdog

    • 2 Go-rounds and finals

    • Prize money and buckles

    • Will follow Maturity Class

    • Entry deadline September 1st

  • Youth Class - Entry Form

    • $50 entry fee, no cattle charge

    • For members 16 years of age and younger​

    • They can use any age Hangin' Tree Cowdog

    • Prize money

    • Entry deadline September 1st

  • Horseback Class - Entry Form

    • $150 fee ($100 class entry plus $50 cattle charge)

    • They can use any age Hangin' Tree Cowdog

    • 2 go rounds and finals

    • Prize money and buckles

    • Will follow Novice Class

    • Entry deadline September 1st

 

  • Nominate Stud Dogs for $100. If pup out of nominated stud wins the futurity the owner of stud wins the purse. Purse 80% to winner 20% to association. If no one wins it rolls over to next year.

2020 Futurity Payment schedule  

     

Jan 1 - 31             Enter dog                   $50

 

March 1              2nd payment             $50   -------------------------- late entry $200

 

May 1                  3rd payment              $50   -------------------------- late entry $300

 

July 1                   4th payment             $50   -------------------------- late entry $400

 

Sept 1                   5th payment             $100 (cattle charge included)---- late entry $550

 

Futurity date      Final payment          $50      Total of $350   ------- late entry $650

Explanation of Rounds and Payouts

 

  • Each go round points & time - Each go round pays 10% of total purse.

    • If under 10 dogs entered 2 moneys 60%-40%. 

    • If 10 or more dogs entered 3 moneys 50%-30%-20%.

  • Finals - Total combined points & time of the two go rounds.  Top 1 per 3 dogs entered go to finals.  

    • If 6 or less dogs entered, 2 go to finals.  

    • 7 to 9 dogs entered, 3 to finals.

    • 10 to 12 dogs entered, 4 to finals. 

    • 13 or more dogs entered, top 5 to finals.

  • Finals pay 2 moneys

    • If less than 12 dogs entered, 70% - 30% plus prizes.

    • If 12 or more dogs entered 3 moneys 50%-30%-20%.

  • Dates and times are subject to change if deemed necessary.

  • All futurity expenses must come out before any prize money is established.

  • 10% of total purse goes to association.

  • Dog must be a Permanent Registered Hangin’ Tree Cowdog by futurity time and DNA tested (see HTCA Trial Dogs for rules). No prize money or prizes given out until DNA results are received by the association office.

 
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