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We would like to take this time to thank our Sponsors, you are all very important to us and without you all, we could not run our day.  Sponsors are listed on the Sponsors page of this website and on our Facebook page.   Please show your support for them where you can.  If you are not currently a sponsor but think there may be something you could do to help with sponsorship, please email us for more information on what we can do for each other.

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Competitors remember, the 2017 races were a sell out so be in fast in 2018 - registrations open August 1, don't miss out!!!

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Entries for the 2018 Shemozzle races will open August 1st 2018.

Don't miss out..... Entries for 2017 Children's Shemozzle sold out quickly and the Teen's Shemozzle sold out in 3 days!  There are spots for 200 competitors available in both of these races for 2018.

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This iconic event features the 21th annual "Shepherds' Shemozzle" - a gruelling race for Shepherds and their Huntaway dogs, plus many other competitions, events, activities and entertainment for all ages. A fun day not to be missed!


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2015 Shemozzle