Trials Diary & Events

There’s someting going on all year round, take a look and use the filters to see what’s going on in your area.

The biggest trials in the UK and Ireland are the ISDS Nationals and International Trials, held every year. There is also the ISDS World Trial, held every three years.

All trials make a great day out in the countryside, where you get to experience the incredible ability of the Border Collie and the skill of being a shepherd!

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July Sunday 14
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Charity Sheep Dog Trials on the farm of Morgan Ryan and Mary Power.

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July Sunday 14
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Lisbrock Sheepdog Trial

CONTACT BARRA 087 9764250.

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July Sunday 14
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Open Sheepdog Trial at Top of Coom Sheep Shearing Championships,

Contact 087 6376307

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July Saturday 20
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NI Sheepdog Handlers Association Open Trial

Details Kevin O Higgins on 07712881951 or Frankie McCullough on 07711091266

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July Sunday 21
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NISDS Open Hill Trial.

Entries on the field. £10/€10 per dog

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July Sunday 21
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Clew Bay Open Trial in association with Crossmolina Agri Show

Open Trial Only - entries to Martin on 0873730196

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July Sunday 21
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Open Sheepdog Trial at Eyeries Family Festival,

Contact (087) 771 0392

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July Friday 26
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Novice and Intermediate Trial

Contact Kenneth 0852760225, Nicholas 0851655428 or Tomas 087281383131

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July Saturday 27
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Joe McMonagale Perpetual Cup in memory of Joe.

Novice Dog only

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July Saturday 27
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Larne Annual Sheepdog Trial

Details Dean McAuley 07860567169

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July Sunday 28
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Clew Bay - Cong Co. Mayo Open

Contact Michael on 086 3967590

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July Sunday 28
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Open Sheepdog Trial Borris Co Carlow

Contact Kenneth 0852760225, Nicholas 0851655428 or Tomas 0872813831.

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July Monday 29
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Hills Of Donegal

Details Tommy Long 0872869119

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July Tuesday 30
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Hills Of Donegal

Details Tommy Long 0872869119

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July Wednesday 31
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Hills Of Donegal

Details Tommy Long 0872869119

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August Thursday 1
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Hills Of Donegal

Details Tommy Long 0872869119

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August Friday 2
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Hills Of Donegal

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August Saturday 3
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NI Sheepdog Handlers Association

Details Barry Nelis on 00353863645019

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August Saturday 3
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Bangor Erris Sheepdog Trial

Contact Ray Carey 0871217702

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August Sunday 4
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NI Sheepdog Handlers Association

Details Barry Nelis on 0035386345019

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August Monday 5
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Annual Glencolmcille Charity Sheepdog Trial

Contact FJ Cunningham for more information on +353 (0)872366380

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August Tuesday 6
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North of Ireland Sheepdog Society Clonmany Agricultural Show Sheepdog trials

For further information contact Bernard on 0864066137.

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August Wednesday 7
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North of Ireland Sheepdog Society Clonmany Agricultural Show Sheepdog trials

For further information contact Bernard on 0864066137.

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August Saturday 10
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Sheepdog Trial at Carr's of the Diamond Ballyare

Details Anthony Friel 0863106998  or Paul Wilson 0872624080

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August Saturday 10
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North of Ireland Sheepdog Society

handler name and dog/dogs names to 0861734969  (00353861734969  from NI)   

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August Sunday 11
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Sheepdog Trial at  Carr's of the Diamond

Details Anthony Friel 0863106998  or Paul Wilson 0872624080

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August Sunday 11
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Corrymore Sheepdog Trials

For more information contact: Dennis 0863607941 John Joe 0866035170

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August Saturday 17
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Glenfinn Annual Open and Intermediate Trials

Further details from Brendan Marley on 00353877702904 or Patrick Browne on 00353866042058

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August Saturday 17
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NI Sheepdog Handlers Association

Double Lift Championship to be held

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August Sunday 18
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Lisbrock Open Sheepdog Trials

Contact Barra on 087 9764250,

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August Sunday 18
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North of Ireland Sheepdog Society Muckross annual Charity Sheepdog Trial

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August Thursday 22
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Irish National

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