award aims to produce a dog that will walk and
sit in a controlled manner on the lead, will lie
down on command, will allow its owner to clean
and groom it and inspect it. The dog must also
be able to be positioned by its owner for
examination ie: stand, sit, lie down on either
side or on its back, all on a lead. Finally the
dog must come to hand when called.
Each handler must carry with them some form
of "poop scoop" and all dogs must
wear a collar and identification tag.
Put on collar and lead.
Walk on lead without distraction.
Walk on lead through Door/Gate.
walk through people and dogs
Walk on lead passing people and dogs. Behave
in controlled manner whilst owner holds a
conversation for one minute.
down on lead
Lie down and stay on command, on lead.
Groom and inspect to maintain health.
Present for examination, on lead, including
mouth, teeth, throat, eyes, ears and feet.
to the handler
Release from lead, play with or without toy,
or in some other way distance themselves
from their dog, recall and attach lead.
The object is to test the knowledge of the
handler on this subject.