Dog trials a milestone
The Putaruru- Tirau- Matamata Sheep Dog Trial Club is hosting its 75th annual trial next week.
The event will run over two days on Thursday and Friday, February 27 and 28, with an 8am start each day.
It is being held at the Kakahu Hills farm at 483 Kakahu Rd, Okoroire and is open to the public.
The club encourages members of the community to come check out the action.
Food and drinks will be available on site and entry is free.
Club members would like to thank the land owners, sponsors, and everyone who has made the event possible.
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