Redwood Empire Sheep Dog Association invites you to join us for the 2024 season


  • Join a community of Sheep Dog enthusiasts—a friendly place to learn about or try your hand at working Sheep Dogs
  • Support and participate in a Northern California agricultural tradition, in continuous operation since 1947
  • Obtain frequent opportunities to work and trial your sheep dogs—RESDA hosts more sheep dog trials in California each year than any other organization


  • Monthly e-news
  • Reduced entry fees on all RESDA field trials
  • Free or reduced cost admission and VIP parking at many county fairs when you volunteer at an event
  • Opportunities to participate in free and low-cost practice days
  • Annual member information package
  • Full voting rights at our annual Spring Meeting, where we plan our annual trial schedule, and elect our officers and Board of Directors