The latest AKC Fun Title for the distinguished and supercilious performance oriented Show off.
TRICKS
NOVICE LEVEL
  
A TOTAL OF 10 TRICKS ARE REQUIRED TO
 EARN THE AKC NOVICE TRICK DOG TITLE
  1. Balance beam (walk on low board)
  2. Bark on cue (“Speak”)
  3. Crawl (dog on belly, crawls at least 5 feet)
  4. Fetch, bring, give object to handler & release)
  5. Find it (find treat hidden under cup)
  6. Get your ___________. (named object)
  7. Get in (gets in box)
  8. Get on (low platform or step - 4 paws)
  9. Hand signals (down, sit, or come) 
  10. High five
  11. Hold (3 seconds)
  12. Jump (thru a low hoop or over a low bar)
  13. Kennel up (go in crate, stay until released)
  14. Kiss (point to cheek)
  15. Paws up (2 front paws on low stool or step)
  16. Push-ups (sit, down, sit, down, sit, down)
  17. Shake hands
  18. Spin in circle
  19. Touch it (hand or target stick)
  20. Tunnel (agility tunnel or child’s tunnel)
  21. Other: Handler’s choice
  22. Other: Handler’s choice

A TOTAL OF 10 TRICKS ARE REQUIRED TO EARN
THE AKC INTERMEDIATE TRICK DOG TITLE

  1. Balance treat on nose or head.
  2. Carry (a basket)
  3. Catch (soft toy, soft ball)
  4. Crawl (on belly at least 5 ft (w/food or toy )
  5. Fetch it (20 ft.)
  6. Game (manipulates interactive game.
  7. Go find (handler hides, dog goes and finds)
  8. Go to your place (bed/mat, crate from 10 ft.)
  9. 3 Hand signals (sit, down, come, stand)
  10. Jump through handler’s circle arms
  11. Leg weave (weave around handler’s legs)
  12. Paws up (on handler’s arm)
  13. Pull a toy on a string or rope
  14. Push a button to make a sound.
  15. Rollover
  16. Shell game (find treat under 1 of 3 cups)
  17. Sit pretty (sit up or sit w/ head tilted)
  18. Wave good-bye
  19. Weave poles (6 weave poles) (treats ok)
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Consumer Class Action Lawsuit
filed against Evanger’s Pet Food
A consumer class action lawsuit has been filed against Evanger’s Pet Food; the lead Plaintiff being the pet owner whose dog Talula died from consuming the adulterated pet food. The complaint lists a detailed history of illegal pet food and misleading marketing. The lawsuit is open to any consumer that purchased or retailer that sold Evanger’s Pet Food from June 16, 2013 to the present.

Hormel Foods sues Purina over 'Black Label' use in dog treats contending Purina is trying to draw false connections between its dog-treat line and Hormel’s Black Label line, citing a Beggin’ Strips commercial in which a dog is sniffing around the grocery store and the camera pans across Hormel’s Black Label bacon. 

Party Animal Pet Food has filed a lawsuit against co-packer Evanger’s Pet Food claiming they (Party Animal) suffered damages over $20 million. This lawsuit leaks another significant piece of information about Evanger’s; moving assets in an effort to “avoid liability”. more info at:
http://truthaboutpetfood.com/party-animal-sues-evangers/



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Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 7:00 PM

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We are the only AKC TOY DOG CLUB in the state of Washington. We cater to all TOY BREEDS by offering Conformation Shows to encourage the best quality puppies to the utmost in reputable breeders.

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