Christmas Special Style Test for Dogs
Name of rider/handler:
Name and age of horse:
Judged by:
Tips and advice by:
Score:
Percentage:
To be performed in an arena approximately 10m x 20m (or a suitable size for your pooch)
The arena to be marked out the same as a dressage arena.
All obstacles to be built suitably sized for your dog.
May be performed ?on the lead? but may incur a penalty.
Will be judged on accuracy, style and obedience with bonus points for the most impressive ?trick of choice? at the end of the test.
MOVEMENTS Max
Mark
JUDGES SCORE COMMENTS
1A enter at walk to heel. X halt and sit (just your dog!) Proceed in’ jog to heel’. 10
2C track left in ‘jog to heel.’ H X F change the rein ‘extended’ trot F working jog 10
3Just before A turn and ‘bend’ in and out of cones/buckets/ bending poles. 10
4After last bending pole turn left and jump fence number 1 from ‘trot’ or ‘canter’ 10
5Jump up onto ‘pause’ table (dog only!!) and ‘sit and stay’ for 6 seconds. Jump down off ‘pause’ table. 10
6At F pick up ball/ glove etc and ‘carry’ to B and ‘drop!! 10
7Proceed to fence 2 and jump from trot or canter. 10
8On landing circle right 5m diameter and proceed to jump fence 3 10
9E turn left and halt on centre line sideways on to judge at C. Sit for 4 seconds then lie down for 4 seconds proceed in walk to heel 10
10B track right to A in walk to heel 10
11A down centre line and three quarters the way down centre line halt and perform ‘trick of choice’ (just your dog!!) Leave arena at C 10
12Total 110
Tips and advice:
SCORING EXPLAINED; 0=Not performed. 1=Very bad. 2=Fairly bad. 3=bad. 4=Insufficient. 5=Sufficient 6=Satisfactory. 7= Fairly good. 8= Good. 9=Very good. 10= Excellent.
Half marks may be used.