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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PET FOOD RECALLS
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LISTERIA-MONOCYTOGENES RISK RECALLS

JustFoodForDogs TurDucken Formula
Preliminary test results suggest the human grade green bean supply was sent to them contaminated.  Healthy dogs may experience no signs but some, including elderly or weakened dogs, may experience vomiting and/or diarrhea. Severe disease from Listeria in dogs is rare. Listeria monocytogenes is more concerning in humans, if consumed. 

SALMONELLA RISK RECALLS

Raws For Paws  4,000 pounds of its 5 lb. and 1 lb. chubs of Ground Turkey Pet Food.

Smokehouse Pet Products Inc  Limited lots of 'Beefy Munchies'.

Darwins Dog Food Natural Selections Turkey Meals for Dogs and Natural Selections Duck Meals for Dogs.

GRIND SIZE RECALLS

Primal Pet Food 5 specific Primal Canine and Feline Freeze-Dried Poultry Formulas were produced outside of the grind size specification of 1/8” which was determined to be the ideal size of ground bone fed to dogs and cats. The products in question were ground at 1⁄4”.

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