PHYRE'S ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

A list of Emmy's accomplishments including age achieved, explanation, proof, scores and explanations listed in chronological order. Some of these are NOT titles, just certificates or evaluations - others are prerequisites achieved to move to the next level.

 

BH (BEGLEITHUND)

Date of Trial - June 24th, 2011     Age - 16 months     Club - Club Schutzhund Pro-Sport     Judge - Frank McEniry

 

TestThe BH is comprised of 2 sections - Temperament / Traffic & Obedience. The BH is pass or fail (70% minimum) - no score is given. Obedience exercises include; heel on lead, group, heel off lead, sit & down out of motion and down under distraction. The temperament / traffic portion involves reaction to cars, bicycles, joggers, other dogs, crowding & noises. Minimum age for the BH is 15 months.

 

Comments: Emmy passed the obedience portion of the BH with ample points and had no issues with the temperament testing.

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CKC CGN (CANINE GOOD NEIGHBOUR)

Date Tested - June 25th, 2011     Age - 16 months     Location - All Dog Sport Club

 

TestThe test is non-competitive and allows dog and handler to demonstrate confidence and control in 12 steps. It assesses the handler and dog's relationship, together with the handler's ability to control the dog. Dogs are evaluated on their ability to perform basic exercises as well as their ability to demonstrate good manners in everyday situations.

 

Comments: The test is a silly pet test - but she passed with no issues.

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HIC (HERDING INSTINCT CERTIFICATE)

Date Tested - October 8th, 2011     Age - 20 months     Where - Ewenique Farms     Evaluator - Nathalie Labelle

 

EvaluationTests the dog's instinct to herd. It allows you to see how your dog works, his drives, style, strengths, and weaknesses. During the Instinct Test, the evaluator is watching to see if the dog is non-aggressive, watching the stock, and controlling or trying to control the sheep's movements.

 

Comments: Style - gathering, Approach - runs close, Eye - medium, Wearing - shows wearing, Bark - works silently, Temperament - readily adjusts, Interest - very keen interest, Power - excessive force, Responsiveness to Handler - responsive to guidance / control, Grouping of Stock - singles out individuals / splits, Balancing Stock - chases stock.  Well done Embrr!

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AD (AUSDAUERPRUFUNG)

Date Tested - October 22, 2011     Age - 20 months     Club -  Club Schutzhund Estrie    Judge - Bogden Sergo

 

TestThe dog will be run a total of 20 kilometers (about 12.5 miles) at an average speed of 12 to 15 kilometers per hour (7.7 to 9.5 miles per hour).  Dogs that are tired or dogs with sore feet will be removed from the test. Dogs will be allowed to move about freely during the rest periods but should be on leash.

 

Comments: Emmy did not require any rest periods and the judge was impressed that she wasn't panting at all. He remarked that he had never seen a dog so physically fit during an AD test in all his years of judging.

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SCHUTZHUND  1

Date of Trial - Nov 13th, 2011     Age - 21 months     Club - Mirabel     Judge - Frank McEniry     Score - 96-79-80

 

TestTracking of a 300 pace track at 10 meters with 2 corners & 2 articles. Obedience includes heel off leash, group, sit and down in motion, retrieve on the flat, retrieve over the 1 meter jump, retrieve over the 6 foot wall (a-frame), send-out and down under distraction. Protection; searching 2 blinds, bark and hold, escape, out & re-attack, courage test and escort.

 

Comments: V rated in Tracking. Lost all points for the send-out as I re-taught her the exercise 1 week before the trial (-10) - TSB: Sufficient. Emmy was the first of her litter to earn a SchH 1.

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IPO  2

Date of Trial - July 1st, 2012     Age - 2 years, 5 months     Club - Estrie     Judge - Raino Fluegge     Score - 73-70-71

 

TestTracking 400 paces with 2 corners & 2 articles at 10 meters. Obedience included heel off leash, group, sit, down & stand in motion, retrieve on the flat, over the 1 meter jump, 6 foot wall, send-out and down under distraction. Protection: search of 4 blinds, bark and hold, escape, out & re-attack, back transport, attack out of the back transport, escort, courage test, escort.

 

Comments: Unknown to me at the time, Embrr was suffering from severe anemia and should not have trialed. Regardless, she passed and received a TSB of Pronounced

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CKC CD (COMPANION DOG)

 

First Leg - Novice B  Score 183.5  (first place)

Date - July 23rd, 2012     Age - 2 years 5 months     Place - Valley Kennel Club (Lombardy, ON)    
Judge - Marie-Johanne Cloutier

 

Second Leg - Novice B  Score 191.0  (first place)

Date - July 23rd, 2012     Age - 2 years 5 months     Place - Valley Kennel Club (Lombardy, ON)    
Judge - Marie-Johanne Cloutier

 

Third Leg (and spare leg) - Novice B  Scores 193.5 / 193.5

Date - September 14th, 2012  Age - 2 years 7 months  Place - GSDCC Nationals (Kitchener, ON) 
Judge - Del Lunn

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CKC TD (TRACKING DOG)

Date - September 9, 2012     Age - 2 years, 7 months    Club - Mountain City    Judge - Louise Weaver    Score - Passed

 

Test: The CKC Tracking Dog test is a track not less than 400 metres (1312 feet) and not more than 450 metres (1476 feet). The track is to be no less than one-half or more than 2 hours old at the time that the dog starts the track. The scent shall be that of the tracklayer who shall leave a leather glove, wallet or other leather article, satisfactory to the judge, at the end of the track. All turns shall be well out in the open where there are no fences or other boundaries to guide the dog. There will be a maximum of 5 turns, 2 of which will approximate right angles, none of which will be acute angles. No conflicting track shall be laid. The track will be plotted on a vegetated surface with minor changes in cover.

 

 

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TEC (TEMPERAMENT EVALUATION CERTIFICATE)

Date: Sept 13th, 2012     Age - 2 yrs, 7 mon     Where - GSDCC Nationals     Evaluator - P.Stepanis / Sharon Smith

 

TestThe object of the temperament test is to judge the dogs natural responses to each situation. It is OK for the dog to be startled or to show aggression. Each dog is judged separately with consideration being given to the CKC's temperament for that particular breed. Any dog over 12 months of age can enter. Each dog must be taken through the course on lead. The handler is permitted to encourage the dogs but can not use obedience commands.

 

Comments: Embrr had no issues with any of the tests

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IPO 3

Date: Nov 10/11, 2012     Age - 2 years 9 months     Club - Mirabel     Judge - (SV) Bogdan Sergo     Score - 87-83-91

 

TestTracking 600+ paces at 10 meters with 4 corners & 3 articles. Obedience included heel off leash, group, sit in motion, running down & running stand in motion, retrieve on the flat, over the 1 meter jump, 6 foot wall, send-out and down under distraction. Protection: search of 6 blinds, bark and hold, escape, out & re-attack, back transport, attack out of the back transport, escort, courage test, re-attack & escort.

 

Comments:  TSB: Pronounced

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AKC CD (COMPANION DOG)

Date of Trial - November 16-18, 2012    Age 2 years, 9 months    Leatherstocking Cluster AKC Trials, Syracuse NY

 

Test: Heel on Leash and Figure Eight, Heel Free, Stand for Examination, Recall, Long Sit (1 minute), Long Down (3 minutes)

 

Comments: Embrr completed the three legs of her AKC CD title in three consecutive trials with scores of 192.5, 192.5 (Second Place) and 195.5 (First Place).

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AKC RN (RALLY NOVICE)

Date of Trial - November 16-18, 2012  Age 2 years, 9 months   Leatherstocking Cluster AKC Trials, Syracuse NY

 

TestRally is a sport in which the dog and handler complete a course that has been designed by the rally judge. The judge tells the handler to begin, and the dog and handler proceed at their own pace through a course of designated stations (10 - 20, depending on the level). Each of these stations has a sign providing instructions regarding the next skill that is to be performed. The course is timed.

 

Comments: Embrr had done no specific Rally Obedience training and had never practised a single Rally course before entering the trial. She scored 98-99-84 in her three trials with a second place finish in her second trial.

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AKC CDX (COMPANION DOG EXCELLENT)

Date of Trial - March 28-31, 2013   Age 3 years, 2 months   Salt City Cluster AKC Trials, Syracuse NY

 

Exercises include: Heel Free and Figure Eight, Drop on Recall, Retrieve on Flat, Retrieve Over High Jump, Broad Jump, Out of site Long Sit (3 minutes), Out of site Long Down (5 minutes)

 

Comments - Emmy earned her title in 3 consecutive trials and a spare with a high score of 193 winning her the William Ashton Challenge Trophy. .

 

 

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AKC RA (RALLY ADVANCED)

Date of Trial - March 28-31, 2013  Age 3 years, 2 months   Salt City Cluster AKC Trials, Syracuse NY

 

TestRally is a sport in which the dog and handler complete a course that has been designed by the rally judge. The judge tells the handler to begin, and the dog and handler proceed at their own pace through a course of designated stations (10 - 20, depending on the level). Each of these stations has a sign providing instructions regarding the next skill that is to be performed. The course is timed.

 

Comments: I printed the signs off the AKC website and had to teach her a front from heel position - other than that, Embrr had again never done any specific Rally Training.  She scored 96-96-98-98 in her 4 trials, easily earning her title and walking away with 2 first place finishes.

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CKC CDX (COMPANION DOG EXCELLENT)

Date of Trial - April 7th, 12th & 13th, 2013  Age 3 years, 2 months   Lakeshore Trials  & Champlain Dog Club

 

TestHeel off leash, Figure 8, Drop on Recall, Retrieve on Flat, Retrieve over Jump, Broad Jump, 3 minute out of sight sit and down stay.

 

Comments: I entered Emmy in 6 Open A trials over a 7 day period. She completed her title in the first 3, with 3 legs to spare. Emmy ended the year as the #1 GSD in Obedience in Ontario and #6 GSD in Canada.

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SHOW RATING (CONFORMATION)

Date of Trial - May 18-19, 2013  Age: 3 years, 4 months  GSSCC Eastern Regional Championships, NB SchH Club

 

ShowThis was Embrr's first conformation show that was required for her Breed Survey (see below). She was entered in Working Class Females as she has a working title. She was gaited around the ring, measured and had to do one lap off leash.

 

Comments: She earned the grade of 'G' (Good) and a second place finish in the class.

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KKL (BREED SURVEY)

Date of Trial - May 18-19, 2013  Age: 3 years, 4 months  GSSCC Eastern Regional Championships, NB SchH Club

 

Survey:  Embrr had to undergo a series of tests including; Temperament, Physical Measuring (height, weight, chest measurement) and Bite Work (attack out of the blind and courage test).

 

General Description; Small, Medium Strong, stretched, good expression, normal withers, good top line, slightly short and slightly steep croup, good angulation in the front and back end. Good chest proportions, correct front, straight gait in back, front toed-in gait, good pace distance, powerful efficient rear drive, front reach could be freer. Good confidence and temperament. TSB (Drive, Self-confidence & loadability) Pronounced, releases.

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DOT (DESIGNATED ODOUR TEST)

Date of Test - September 15th, 2013  Age: 3 years, 7 months  Best Friends Dog Training

 

Emmy passed her Sporting Detection Dogs Association DOT (Designated Odour Test) in 15 seconds.

 

Test Comments:

 

  • Handling - Directed Slightly
  • Dog's Work Style - Continuous Intensity
  • Efficiency of Search - Moderately Methodical
  • Responsiveness to Handler - Easily Directed
  • Presentation of Reward - at source

DOCK DIVING (COUNTRY SPLASH DOWN)

Date of Event - September 22nd, 2013  Age: 3 years, 7 months  The Dog Ranch

 

On her third time jumping off a dock diving platform, Emmy won the Amateur "Big Air" jump at a National Competition. Her jumps were 15' 6", 17' 6" & 17' 11" and 18' 5"

 

She also placed 5th in the 'Speed Retrieve"

 

 

SD-S (SP) (SPORTING DETECTION - STARTED)

Date of Trial - May 31, 2014     Age - 4 years     Best Friend's Dog Training SDDA Trial     Judge - Teresa Lewin

 

TestDogs achieve their SDDA titles by earning a passing score in each of the three components of a level. Components include container, interior and exterior searches. Dogs that have passed all three components in one day will have the honorific “Special” (SP) noted.

 

Comments: Emmy scored 92/100 and won third place and highest scoring German Shepherd Dog.

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KKL LIFE (RE-SURVEY) & SHOW

Date of Trial - October 25, 2015     Age - 5.5 years     SchH Club of Buffalo     Judge - Franz Kampenhuber SV

 

Survey:  Emmy was presented to the judge for second time to confirm her breed survey for life. She also did bitework (pronounced and outted) and a temperament test.  She was shown in conformation and received the rating of G1.

 

 

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CKC OTCh (Utility)

Date of Trial - December 12/13, 2015    Age - 6 years    Sudbury Kennel Club     Judge - Guy Touchette / Sandy Briggs

 

TestSeek back, 2 Scent Discrimination Articles, Signals, Moving Stand for Exam & Directed Jumping  (2)

 

Comments: Emmy had scores of 190, 189 & 190.5 to complete her Utility title. This was probably the hardest title she earned because of the number of non-qualifying errors that are possible. Emmy ended the year as the #8 GSD in Obedience in Ontario and #12 GSD in Canada.

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SD-A (SP) (SPORTING DETECTION - ADVANCED)

Date of Trial - Nov 5, 2016     Age - 6 years     DareDali SDDA Trial     Judge - John Mairs

 

TestDogs achieve their SDDA titles by earning a passing score in each of the three components of a level. Components of advanced include two container hides including a distraction hide, two interior and one exterior search. Dogs that have passed all three components in one day will have the honorific “Special” (SP) noted.

 

Comments: Emmy was one of only two dogs awarded this title at the trial

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