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Cur & Feist HTX Hunt Tests

About HTX Hunt Tests

Introduced in the fall of 2007, the Hunt Test Program offers an opportunity for enthusiasts to earn a working certificate and title recognition on qualifying dogs.

How It Works

In a UKC Licensed Hunt Test, a dog is evaluated alone for one hour and must meet the following requirements without committing a fault (such as off game, slick trees, handling issues, leaving or milling around at the tree, and failure to hunt):

  • Must go hunting
  • Must tree and stay treed
  • The squirrel/coon must be seen

Earning an HTX Degree, Hunt Text Excellence

A dog that passes three (3) hunt tests will receive the degree of HTX as a suffix to the dogs UKC registered name. Each three additional passes will be notated with an HTX2, HTX3 and so on.

Hosting a Hunt Test at Your Club

Hunt Tests are only available to UKC approved clubs and may only be held at established club event and meeting sites. Hunt Tests do not count against the number of licensed events that a club may hold and may be conducted on any day or night of the week except for Sunday. There is no mileage conflict between clubs that wish to hold Hunt Tests on the same day or night. Clubs have the option to hold Squirrel HTX Hunts or Coon HTX Hunts (Coon HTX Hunts available to Curs ONLY). The club must pay a recording fee of $3 per dog tested regardless of whether the dog passes or fails, but here is no licensing fee to conduct a Hunt Test.


Schedule

Updated 3/18/20

2020

March 21, 2020
Squirrel HTX
Deadline: 8:00am
Entry Fee: $10
Host Club: Morgan County Squirrel Hunters
Directions: GPS: 245 Leeper Rd. McConnelsville, OH 43756
Contact: Tim Hollett (740) 252-9082

April

April 9, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
Roseville, OH
Deadline: 8:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Directions: GPS: 9584 Township Rd. 169 New Lexington, OH 43764.
Contact: Michael Williamson 740.621.1657

April 10, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
New Holland, OH
Deadline: 8:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Host Club: Pickaway County Coonhunters Association
Directions: GPS: 26633 Locust Grove Rd. New Holland, OH 43145
Contact: Hoyt Martin (740) 207-6011

April 23, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
Roseville, OH
Deadline: 8:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Directions: GPS: 9584 Township Rd. 169 New Lexington, OH 43764.
Contact: Michael Williamson 740.621.1657

May

May 7, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
Roseville, OH
Deadline: 8:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Directions: GPS: 9584 Township Rd. 169 New Lexington, OH 43764.
Contact: Michael Williamson 740.621.1657

May 15, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
New Holland, OH
Deadline: 9:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Host Club: Pickaway County Coonhunters Association
Directions: GPS: 26633 Locust Grove Rd. New Holland, OH 43145
Contact: Hoyt Martin (740) 207-6011

May 21, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
Roseville, OH
Deadline: 8:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Directions: GPS: 9584 Township Rd. 169 New Lexington, OH 43764.
Contact: Michael Williamson 740.621.1657

June

June 4, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
Roseville, OH
Deadline: 9:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Directions: GPS: 9584 Township Rd. 169 New Lexington, OH 43764.
Contact: Michael Williamson 740.621.1657

June 5, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
New Holland, OH
Deadline: 9:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Host Club: Pickaway County Coonhunters Association
Directions: GPS: 26633 Locust Grove Rd. New Holland, OH 43145.
Contact: Hoyt Martin (740) 207-6011

June 18, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
Roseville, OH
Deadline: 9:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Directions: GPS: 9584 Township Rd. 169 New Lexington, OH 43764.
Contact: Michael Williamson 740.621.1657

July

July 2, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
Roseville, OH
Deadline: 9:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Directions: GPS: 9584 Township Rd. 169 New Lexington, OH 43764.
Contact: Michael Williamson 740.621.1657

July 16, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
Roseville, OH
Deadline: 9:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Directions: GPS: 9584 Township Rd. 169 New Lexington, OH 43764.
Contact: Michael Williamson 740.621.1657

July 24, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
New Holland, OH
Deadline: 9:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Host Club: Pickaway County Coonhunters Association
Directions: GPS: 26633 Locust Grove Rd. New Holland, OH 43145.
Contact: Hoyt Martin (740) 207-6011

July 30, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
Roseville, OH
Deadline: 9:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Directions: GPS: 9584 Township Rd. 169 New Lexington, OH 43764.
Contact: Michael Williamson 740.621.1657

August

August 7, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
New Holland, OH
Deadline: 9:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Host Club: Pickaway County Coonhunters Association
Directions: GPS: 26633 Locust Grove Rd. New Holland, OH 43145.
Contact: Hoyt Martin (740) 207-6011

August 13, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
Roseville, OH
Deadline: 9:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Directions: GPS: 9584 Township Rd. 169 New Lexington, OH 43764.
Contact: Michael Williamson 740.621.1657

August 27, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
Roseville, OH
Deadline: 9:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Directions: GPS: 9584 Township Rd. 169 New Lexington, OH 43764.
Contact: Michael Williamson 740.621.1657

September

September 10, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
Roseville, OH
Deadline: 9:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Directions: GPS: 9584 Township Rd. 169 New Lexington, OH 43764.
Contact: Michael Williamson 740.621.1657

September 11, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
New Holland, OH
Deadline: 8:30pm
Entry Fee: $10
Host Club: Pickaway County Coonhunters Association
Directions: GPS: 26633 Locust Grove Rd. New Holland, OH 43145.
Contact: Hoyt Martin (740) 207-6011

September 24, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
Roseville, OH
Deadline: 9:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Directions: GPS: 9584 Township Rd. 169 New Lexington, OH 43764.
Contact: Michael Williamson 740.621.1657

October

October 2, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
New Holland, OH
Deadline: 8:30pm
Entry Fee: $10
Host Club: Pickaway County Coonhunters Association
Directions: GPS: 26633 Locust Grove Rd. New Holland, OH 43145.
Contact: Hoyt Martin (740) 207-6011

October 8, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
Roseville, OH
Deadline: 9:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Directions: GPS: 9584 Township Rd. 169 New Lexington, OH 43764.
Contact: Michael Williamson 740.621.1657

October 22, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
Roseville, OH
Deadline: 9:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Directions: GPS: 9584 Township Rd. 169 New Lexington, OH 43764.
Contact: Michael Williamson 740.621.1657

November

November 5, 2020
Coon HTX (Curs Only)
Roseville, OH
Deadline: 8:00pm
Entry Fee: $10
Directions: GPS: 9584 Township Rd. 169 New Lexington, OH 43764.
Contact: Michael Williamson 740.621.1657

Forms & Rules

Cur & Feist Hunt Master Checklist & Telemetry Rules (PDF)

Cur/Feist Hunt Test Evaluation Form (PDF)

Cur/Feist Hunt Test Policies and Procedures (PDF)

Squirrel Hunt Test Report Form (PDF)

Event Host Application (PDF)

Cur & Feist Rules

Cur Rulebook

2020 Cur Rulebook

Cur Rulebook UKC

Feist Rulebook

2020 UKC Feist Rulebook

Feist Rulebook Cover