The Prairie Cattle Penners welcome you to join them every Tuedays at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm and Saturdays at 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
at the Agri Plex from mid October until the end of April.
On Saturdays the group does penning which consists of sorting three calves of the same number out of a herd of cattle and herding them into a pen. Tuesdays the group does sorting and one on one work with the calves, in sorting you will be given a number out of a pen of 10 in which you will have to start with and one by one get the calves in ascending order over the half way line.
Prairie Cattle Penners are a fun oriented group that welcomes new comers and beginners.
Penning rates per night are $25.00 and $10 for anyone 14 and under. Free to anyone just watching.
Should you have any questions you can contact:
Dave Daly (president) - Home (780) 523-9699 Cell (780) 536-7431
Dan Bloomfield (Tresaurer) - Home (780) 523-2859 Cell (780) 523-1424
Congratulations to the local Penners and Sorters from High Prairie that competed with the Alberta Cattlemans Penning and Sorting Association.
Awards brought home by our local competitors include:
Dave Daly came in 4th in the 5 class out of 358 teams at the Nationals in Calgary which is the biggest penning show in Canada.
Bob Tindal - 5 class reserve champion
Dave Daly - 10 class first place team, High point 5 class, and High Point 7 class
Jean Daly - 6th - 7th class
Dan Bloomfield - 7 class reserve champion
Join the Prairie Cattle Penners this winter to have fun and learn more about this sport with practices run Tuesday nights 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm and Saturday afternoons 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm.