Corsicana Daily Sun
Wayne Elmore of Mertens and his dog Starr recently competed at the Fort Worth Stock Show on Feb. 8, 2014. There were 20 dogs competing in the open ranch class. The dogs were given 5 minutes to complete the course. The first round Starr accomplished this in 1:29 and the second round in 1:27. She placed second in the first round and fourth in the second round and ws first place in the average. Starr is 11 years old and is a retired cattle dog, but still enjoys the speed trials for sheep.
Elmore will complete with Starr at the Houston Livestock Show in March.