Our next Championship working trials will be held at Dunholme week ending 13th March 2017. Stakes CD, UD and TD. Enquiries to the Trials Secretary, June Hines, on 07789773996.
Working Trials is the civilian equivalent of Police Dog Work. The Stakes you can enter are, Tracking Dog (TD), Patrol Dog (PD), Working Dog (WD), Utility Dog (UD), Companion Dog (CD) and Veteran. All Stakes include Nosework, Control and Agility. Tracking is also required except for CD.
The tracks are at least half a mile long and vary in times according to which Stake you are in.
The PD Stake also requires a Patrol round. Please see the Working Trials section in the Kennel Club Rule Book for more detailed descriptions. Lincoln GSD & ABTS run two trials every year. Championship in March and Open in November. Schedules and entry forms for Lincoln and all other societies can be downloaded from the Working Trials website on the link below.
Training is available to class 3 and above members on Wednesdays (please see Chris Bell for times) and Saturdays 1.00pm - 2.30pm.
If you are interested in finding out about Trials, please contact Chris Bell at the Club or on 07858 198870 or use the “contact us” page on our website. Schedules and Entry forms are available from the Working trials notice board, or on the Club website, Working Trials Monthly and Working Trials World - http://www.workingtrialsinfo.html
Below are Pictures from Lincoln Open Working Trial November 2012
Below are the PD Stake photos from the GSD & ABTS Open Trial on the week ending the 6 November 2011