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The Friendly Dog Club The Association of Pet Dog Trainers 00247

In house awards

Ideas for tricks can be found on the downloads page.

 

FOUNDATION

Food allowed

BRONZE

Food allowed but not on nose

SILVER

Reward allowed after exercises

GOLD

Reward allowed after exercises

SIT

30 second

Standing by dog

1 minute

3 paces away

2 minute

5 paces, off lead

2 minute

5 paces, 30 secs out of sight

DOWN

30 second

Standing by dog

1 minute

3 paces away

2 minute

5 paces, off lead

3 minute

5 paces, 30 sec out of sight

STAND

10 second

Standing by dog

30 second stand

Dog to stand still

30 second stand

5 paces, off lead

1 minute stand

5 paces, off lead

FOOD MANNERS

from owners hand

from examiners hand

examiner drops treat on floor

Recall past food

TARGET

stick + toy

mat 3 paces away

Stop on Mat 10 paces away

Go round 2x 10 paces

LOOSE LEAD WALKING

Loose lead walking

Left and right side loose lead walking

Left and right side walking incl. Sits and turns

Off lead

(Small course set by examiner)

RECALL

Loving recall

Loving recall with distractions

Formal recall and finish

A recall including heelwork & positions

PUSH UPS x6

Owner by dog

6 positions owner standing up

3 paces away – no creeping

5 paces away – no creeping

TRICK

Give paw

Wave & roll over or beg or bow

4 different tricks from our list

x3 previosly learnt but from distance of 5 paces

GAME & FLYMOUSE

Knock Dice off box

go out and hit flymouse box

hit box with paw,

plus 2 jumps

gold star = bring back toy

hit box with paw, over 4 jumps,

gold star = bring back toy

 

HANDLING & STOP

Handling by owner

On mat coming towards handler

on recall

10 paces away instructor to hold dog

on send away and recall

RETRIEVE

 

 

 

Fetch something back to handlers hand

gold starFormal retrieve

= Sit in Front

SCENT

 

 

Scent cloth with owners scent from 5 cloths

Substance search

 

gold star = Owner and dog can earn Gold Stars if they can do the starred items.