Versatile Hunting Dog Federation (VHDF) in Saskatchewan

Next Blood Tracking Test: September 11, 2020, Alvena, Saskatchewan

This webpage was last updated on August 7, 2020 by Sheila Schmutz

Blood Tracking Test Details

On Friday, September 10, 2021, a blood tracking test will be hosted by VHDF-Canada at the same location as the Field Test held Sept 11-12. Please find the entry form on the VHDF-Canada website. This test is being organized by Brent Grabowski, on behalf of VHDF-Canada. Brent will contact the participants about the starting time, which will be influenced by the weather prediction.

2021 Test Entrants


Please email Sheila Schmutz ( regarding updates to this website.


The test site is 2.5 km (1.5 mi) N and 1.5 km (1 mi) E of Alvena, Saskatchewan; or 60 km (40 mi) NE of Saskatoon, along Highway 41.

The abandoned farm site includes an outhouse and some shade from trees, and a metal roofed shelter, which can be tarped on the sides if weather is rainy, windy, or cold. There is a firepit and a portable stove will be on the site.

A Co-op store with many items and snacks is open on Friday & Saturday from 9 to 6, but not on Sunday. Bring lawn chairs and other items for your comfort.


Visitors are welcome to watch from the starting area.

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