If you show– or plan on showing– in AKC Obedience &/or Rally, then you need to make time on Thanksgiving Weekend to attend the Judges Education Seminar that is open to the dog sport community. Saturday 11/28 is Obedience and Sunday 11/29 is Rally. Pre-Registration closes November 18th!! Click on this link http://clubs.akc.org/saints/Archives/Seminar.pdf to download the registration form (pre-registration closes 11-18-15) and mail to the address noted on the form.
NEW Regulations will be taking effect on December 1st. Now is the time to bone-up and review the changes! There will be demonstrations (dog and handler in a ring) for the various exercises and how they are performed and scored. Including the new Scent Discrimination, Utility & Graduate Open Moving Stand For Examination, and the Novice Group Exercises.
The event will be held at Family Dog Training Center, 1515 Central Ave S Kent WA.
Here is a link to the new Obedience Regulations on the AKC site that take effect 12/15/15.
Here is the link to the Rally Regulations on the AKC site which were last updated 5/15.
Know Before You Show!!