Bo-Gee Agility Dog Training and Sport Center CDSP Sanctioned Obedience Trial Saturday February 14 & Sunday February 15, 2015 This is a titling event under CDSP Obedience rules and regulations. Open to all dogs of any breed – including mixed breeds and disabled dogs Go to www.companiondogsportsprogram.com for more information HOST & LOCATION: Bo-Gee Agility Dog Training and Sport Center Rt 107 Freetown Rd. Raymond NH 03077 Contact/Trial Secretary: Barb Burri [email protected] or 603-397-2542 Entries open Jan 2nd, 2015 (by postmark date) Entries submitted via FedEx or Express Mail will be accepted only if the signature waiver is signed. No telephone, email, or fax entries will be accepted. 9:15AM General Briefing Early Bird date... January 20, 2015 If not pre-entered 1/20/15, new title ribbons cannot be guaranteed. If the trial doesn't fill Day Of Show entries are welcome & subject to an additional fee of $5 per dog per day, (NOT per run) Move-ups will be allowed between A, B and C classes and between levels Limited to 100 runs per day Doors Open at 8:30am. Saturday Trial will begin at 9:15 AM This is an INDOOR trial on Great Mats Limited indoor crating available for quiet dogs of volunteers. Trial Schedule Saturday February 14 , 2015 Trial 1 9:30 first dog on line Trial 2 approximately ½ hour after Trial 1 Novice C, B, A Sheila Bennett Novice C, B, A Sheila Bennett Open C, B, A Sheila Bennett Open C, B, A Sheila Bennett Utility C B A Sheila Bennett Utility C B A Sheila Bennett Versatility A, B, C Sheila Bennett Versatility A, B, C Sheila Bennett Sunday February 15, 2015 Novice C, B, A Rachel Brostrom Novice C, B, A Rachel Brostrom Open C, B, A Rachel Brostrom Open C, B, A Rachel Brostrom Utility C B A Rachel Brostrom Utility C B A Rachel Brostrom Versatility A, B, C Rachel Brostrom Versatility A, B, C Rachel Brostrom Trial Chairperson: Laura Raymond 107 Harriman Hill Rd. Raymond NH 03077 Trial Secretary: Barb Burri 8 Ridgewood Rd Plaistow NH 03865 603-397-2542 Trial Committee: Laura Raymond, Barb Burri *This is a titling event under Companion Dog Sports Program Competition Obedience Rules and Regulations. For complete rules, regulations and judging guidelines, please visit the official CDSP Obedience Website: www.companiondogsportsprogram.com Facility, Check-In, Crating & Food Bo-Gee’s doors will be open at 8:30am. Please do not arrive prior to this time. There is limited indoor crating for volunteers’ quiet dogs. Plenty of parking and room to work out of your car near the building. Bring your own chair for comfort. Be sure to bring water for your dog. Food provided for a $3.00 donation. Trial Times Trial will start at 9:15 a.m. and the first dog on the line at 9:30AM. Start time for the second trial will be approximately 30 minutes after the first trial is completed. Those entered in only trial 2 should anticipate this. The trial schedule is as listed on previous page. Move-ups will be allowed between trials in both level and class. Directions to the Show Site www.bo-gee.com Bo-Gee is located behind the Raymond Shopping Plaza on Rt 107 in Raymond NH. From route 101 take exit 5. Turn right off the ramp. Just past the Shell station on the left is the Raymond shopping center, McDonalds is on your right. Turn left into the shopping center and proceed around the Ben Franklin end of the building. We are in the tan metal building on the right. 15 Freetown Rd for GPS directions to the plaza Accommodations Motel 6, 77 Spit Brook Road, Nashua, NH (603) 888-1893 Holiday Inn Express, 1298 South Porter, Manchester, NH. Exit 1 off Route 293 (603) 669-6800. Ask for Bo-Gee Agility Rate. $50 refundable pet fee. Ask about the Continental Breakfast. Comfort Inn, 242 Daniel Webster Highway, Merrimack, NH (603) 429-4600. Pet fee. La Quinta Inn & Suites, 21 Front Street, Manchester, NH 03102, Phone: 1-603-669-5400 Red Roof, Salem, NH. Exit 2 off I93 (603) 898-6422. No pet fee. Classes The Novice A class shall be for dogs who have not earned any other obedience title or a rally obedience title in any registry. The Novice B class shall be for dogs who have earned an obedience title or a rally obedience title in any registry. The Novice C class shall be for dogs who have earned a CDSP Novice title (CD-C or CD-H) in either the A or B class. The Novice order of exercises shall apply. The Open A class shall be for dogs who have earned the CDSP Novice obedience title (CD-C or CD-H.) The Open B class shall be for dogs who have earned the CDSP Novice obedience title (CD-C or CD-H) and/or any other Open obedience titles in any registry. The Open C class shall be for dogs who have earned a CDSP Open title (CDX-C or CDX-H) in either the A or B class. Any of the Open C order of exercises may be used. The Utility A class shall be for dogs who have earned the CDSP Open obedience title (CDX-C or CDX-H.) The Utility B class shall be for dogs who have earned the CDSP Novice obedience title (CDX-C or CDX-H) and/or any other Utility obedience titles in any registry. The Utility C class shall be for dogs who have earned a CDSP Utility title (UD-C or UD-H) in either the A or B class. Any of the Utility C order of exercises may be used. The Versatility A class is for any team who has earned a CD-CCH but has no open or utility qualifying legs or titles, The Versatility B class is for any team who has earned a CD-CCH and has ANY open or utility qualifying legs or titles, the The Versatility C class is for any team who has earned the VT-C title in either the A or B class. Awards: A Qualifying Ribbon will be awarded to each team who earns a score of 170 or higher in each class. Placement ribbons will be given to the top four scoring teams in each class.A, B and C classes are placed separately. First Place- Blue Third Place- Yellow Second Place-Red Forth Place- White New Title Ribbons will be given to any team earning a new title at our trials. A High in Trial rosette will be given for the highest scoring team in that trial. Jump Heights See details about jump height for High Jump, Bar Jump and Broad Jump at the CDSP Website. Dogs 7 years and older may follow Veterans guidelines for jump height. The minimum jump height will be 4 inches; maximum will be 22 inches. The broad jump will be set at twice the dog’s jump height. Owners may complete an Exercise Modification form for dogs unable to jump the height listed due to physical limitation according to the CDSP guidelines. Notice to Competitors Competitors, through submission of entry, acknowledge that they are knowledgeable of CDSP Obedience rules and regulations including but not limited to the following rules regarding entry: • This trial is open to all dogs being at least six months of age, including purebred and non-purebred, except bitches in season or dogs with disabilities, injuries or illnesses which may cause the dog pain or great discomfort, or dogs exhibiting signs of aggression that threaten the safety of other dogs or humans. • All dogs must be registered with CDSP Obedience to compete. A one-time registration form is available and must be submitted DIRECTLY to the CDSP Obedience office (NOT to trial hosting organization) before the date that a team first submits an entry in a sanctioned trial. We regret we cannot accept an entry without a valid CDSP registration number. • Dogs must be shown by a member of the owner’s immediate family: mother, father, spouse, life partner, sibling, child, grandparent, or grandchild. • Safety shall always be of foremost consideration in actions and conduct by handlers at all times. Handlers, through entry at this event, accept full responsibility for themselves and the actions of their dogs. • The organizing committee may refuse any entry for any reason. • THERE SHALL BE NO REFUND for entries withdrawn after the closing date or in the event a dog and/or handler are dismissed from competition, regardless of reason for such dismissal. A dog or handler who suffers an injury and/or illness or bitches that come into season after the closing date may be eligible for a 50% refund of their total entry fee. Written request for refund must be made to the Trial Secretary BEFORE the end of the event, February 15, 2015. Please provide documentation from your veterinarian/physician. There will be no refunds if the trial has to be cancelled for any reason. • Returned checks do not constitute a valid entry. There will be a $25.00 service charge for returned checks. Payment of entry fees and service charges shall be made in cash or money order within 30 days of postmark of notice of returned check where notification is received after event date. Any unpaid fees or shortfalls must be paid prior to the start of the event or entry is cancelled without recourse by owner/handler. • No entry fees will be refunded if the trial cannot open or be completed by reason of riots, civil disturbances, fire, Act of God, public emergency, act of a public enemy, strike or any other cause beyond the control of the organizers. • All dogs shall be shown in a flat buckle or snap collar, plain harness, or properly fitted martingale (limited slip) collar. No choke collar, prong collars, shock collars, no-pull harnesses, martingale leads, or head collars are allowed. • All competitors through entry at this event waive any and all rights relative to video broadcast of this event. Competitors shall have the right to videotape portions of this event for their personal use only. No portion of this event may be videotaped for commercial or other purposes. All video, broadcast, and telecast rights for this event are the exclusive property of the CDSP or the trial host(s). • Owners with disabilities are encouraged to compete. Any necessary modifications to the exercises must be provided by the handler to the judge and approved by the judge. • Dogs with disabilities are allowed and encouraged to compete provided that the dog does not show evidence of being in pain or discomfort. • Upon successful completion of each exercise, the owner may choose to give the dog food as a reward. Food may NOT be used as a lure to help the dog complete an exercise. Food rewards must be contained in pockets and only be present in the owner’s hand upon completion of all features of an exercise after the judge has said “Exercise Finished”. This must be done before the team begins to move forward to the next exercise as directed by the judge. Additional guidelines regarding use of food in the ring are available at www.companiondogsportsprogram.com • Dogs must remain under control at all times whether on or off leash while on show grounds. Day kenneling only is permitted. There is plenty of parking, indoor crating for volunteers’ quiet dogs. Please pick up after your dog and yourself. •This event will be held indoors on rubber matting. Official Entry Form ● Bo-Gee Agility Dog Training and Sport Center Entries Open: January 2, 2015 by postmark Return completed entry & payment to: Barb Burri, 8 Ridgewood Rd, Plaistow NH 03865 Entry Fees payable to BO-GEE Dog Information: Call Name: *CDSP Registration Number Registered Name with CDSP: Jump Height: (See official Jump Height Guide) Obedience and Rally titles already earned Dogs Date of Birth (if known): Breed: MALE or FEMALE *Dogs must have a CDSP registration number. Entries will not be accepted and/or considered valid without a CDSP registration number. Owner/Handler Information: Name: Address: City: State: Phone: Zip: E-Mail: Handler’s Name (must be member of immediate family): Entries accepted on a first-come-first-served basis. E-mail confirmations will be sent out as soon as your entry as been received. Please make sure to include a valid E-mail address, or self-addressed postcard. Entries received after closing date will be accepted only if limits have not been reached. (There is a $5.00/dog fee for Day of Show entries, Day of show only available if trial does not fill) Trial Entry and Fee Information Please circle class and level. Saturday February 14 , 2015 Trial 1 9:30 first dog on line Trial 2 approximately ½ hour after Trial 1 Novice C, B, A Sheila Bennett Novice C, B, A Sheila Bennett Open C, B, A Sheila Bennett Open C, B, A Sheila Bennett Utility C B A Sheila Bennett Utility C B A Sheila Bennett Versatility A, B, C Sheila Bennett Versatility A, B, C Sheila Bennett Sunday February 15, 2015 Novice C, B, A Rachel Brostrom Novice C, B, A Rachel Brostrom Open C, B, A Rachel Brostrom Open C, B, A Rachel Brostrom Utility C B A Rachel Brostrom Utility C B A Rachel Brostrom Versatility A, B, C Rachel Brostrom Versatility A, B, C Rachel Brostrom Total Number of Classes entered: ______________________ This entry is not valid unless the agreement on the reverse side of this form has been completed, signed, and dated. In order to be valid, entries must also be received with correct fees by the closing date at the address provided above. Entries will be accepted by overnight mail only if the signature requirement has been waived. Entry Form Page 1 of 2 Entry Fees Submitted: Total Trial Entry Fees: $ $25 per class entered Day of Show fee $5.00 per DOG (not per run) Entry fees payable to BO-GEE. New Title Information: If you anticipate earning a new title at this trial, please circle the appropriate title or titles you hope to earn at our trial. If entry is made after January 20, 2015 we cannot guarantee title ribbons. I hope to earn my CD-C, CDX-C, UD-C, UDX-C ,VT-C I hope to earn the championship title of CD-CCH, CDX-CCH, UD-CCH, VT-CCH, OTCH-C GENERAL AGREEMENT: I (we) agree that Bo-Gee Agility has the right to refuse this entry for any cause, which the organizing committee alone shall deem to be sufficient. In consideration of the acceptance of this entry, of the holding of the event, and of the opportunity to have the dog participate and/or to be judged, I (we) agree to hold the organizing committee, the hosting club, the Companion Dog Sports Program, including their members, officers, directors, agents and employees, sponsors of the event, and owners of the premises upon which the event is held and their employees, harmless from any claim for loss or injury that may be alleged to have been caused directly or indirectly to any person or thing by the act of this dog while in or upon the event premises or grounds or near any entrance thereto, and I (we) personally assume all responsibility and liability for any such claim. I (we) further agree to hold the aforementioned parties harmless from any claim for loss of this dog by disappearance, theft, death or otherwise, and from any claim for damage or injury to the dog, whether such loss, disappearance, appearance, theft, damage, or injury be caused or alleged to be caused by the negligence of the parties aforementioned, or by the negligence of any other person, or any other cause or causes. I (we) hereby assume the sole responsibility for and agree to indemnify and save the aforementioned parties harmless from any and all loss and expense (including legal fees) by reason of the liability imposed by law upon any of the aforementioned parties for damage because of bodily injuries, including death resulting at any time there from, sustained by any person or persons, including myself (ourselves), or on account of damage to property arising out of or in consequence of my (our) participation in this event, howsoever such injuries, death, or damage to property may be caused, and whether or not the same may have been caused or may have been alleged to have been caused by negligence of the aforementioned parties or any of their employees or agents or any other persons. I (we) further acknowledge that I (we) have read, understand, and will abide by the Official Rules and Regulations of the Companion Dog Sports program and the provisions for entry as set forth in the Rally Test Schedule of which this entry form is a part. I (we) acknowledge and represent that the information supplied by me (us) herein is correct to the best of my (our) knowledge; if any portion of this information is found to be invalid or insufficient to establish the validity of my (our) entry, such finding shall render my (our) entry invalid in its entirety, for which there shall be no refund of fees paid. Further, I (we) represent that I am (we are) the owner(s) of the dog listed hereon, or that I (we) am (are) a family member of the dog’s owner as stated and allowed in the CDSP Rally rules, and that I (we) shall hold the hosting club and CDSP, including their officers, directors, employees and agents and their sponsors, harmless from any liability or claim made by dog’s owner. Further, I (we) hereby grant to the Companion Dog Sports Program, Bo-Gee Agility, their representatives, agents, and assigns, all rights and permissions to use or appropriate my and the dog’s name, biography, likeness, photograph, voice, performing persona, or other indicia or identity for broadcast, telecast, cablecast, transmission, or distribution in any format or media now known or hereafter to become known. I (we) hereby release CDSP, the hosting club, their representatives, agents, and assigns from any claim or cause of action for invasion of the rights of privacy, right of personality, or any similar right. Signature: Date: Parent or Legal Guardian signature for junior or minor entries: Signature: Date: Entry Form Page 2 of 2 Can you help this trial run smoothly and volunteer? We would love to have your help Benefits of volunteering – indoor crating for quiet dogs, worker snacks. If you don’t know a particular job, we’ll train you! Name:______________________________________________________________ Dog’s Name(s):_________________________________________________________ Email:_______________________________________________________________ Classes in which you are running: (Please circle) Saturday: Trial 1 Novice A B C Open A B C Utility A B C, Versatility A, B C Saturday: Trial 2 Novice A B C Open A B C Utility A B C, Versatility A, B C Sunday: Trial 1 Novice A B C Open A B C Utility A B C, Versatility A, B C Sunday: Trial 2 Novice A B C Open A B C Utility A B C, Versatility A, B C Jobs you can help with: (Please check) Score Table __________ Gate Steward_________ Bar Setter____________ Ring Steward_________ (Posts for figure 8, walking steward) Honor Steward_________ Set up _______________ Clean Up_____________ I am happy to work 1______, 2_____, 3_______, 4________ classes a day or, I’m your dream volunteer just put me to work _________ Thanks!!!! We will do our best to minimize conflicts and let your volunteer experience not interfere with your ring time with your canine teammate. Please tuck this form in with your entry.
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