The 2020 NSW Obedience State Titles will be held on Monday 5th October 2020.
There will be three obedience trials held in conjunction over the State Titles weekend:
Rally O classes will be included in the trials on Sunday 4th September 2020 and Monday 5th October 2020.
A RATG (Retrieving Ability Test for Gundogs) will be included in the trial on Monday 5th October 2020.
Competitors are advised that Height Cards will be required for viewing at Check in for the State Titles. Measuring of dogs height will be available at the State Titles. Competitors are required to produce the dogs Registration Number, Date of Birth and Registered name to complete Height Card on the day.
Awards and trophies
The following awards & trophies will be presented:
- The Garry Somerville Trophy
- The Jack Lotzkes Award
- State Titles Medallions
- Community Companion Dog Awards
- Triple Qualifier Medallions
PLEASE NOTE: Awards of Excellence & Perpetual Trophies will not be awarded in 2020.
Qualification cards from unrestricted Trials conducted by ANKC affiliates anywhere in Australia may be submitted for Awards of Excellence (Utility and Utility Excellent) and for Perpetual Trophies. Cards must be from All Breeds Trials and not Breed or Group Trials. All entrants must be full time residents in New South Wales.
Not applicable for 2020: AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE (UTILITY and UTILITY EXCELLENT)
Please notify the Trial Secretary at email@example.com on the required entry form by Wednesday 25th September 2019 if eligible, otherwise award cannot be presented.
Not applicable for 2020: All applications for Perpetual Awards MUST be lodged with the Scorer (or nominee) Ms J Kaldor (or nominee) by 1pm on Saturday 5th October 2019.
Details of all awards and perpetual trophies are available by clicking on relevant links on right or below.
Please note the trials over the state titles weekend are three separate trials, so separate entries are required.
Competitors must enter all three trials to be eligible for NSW State Titles Medallions.
Entries for the Eastern Suburbs Dog Training Club trial ( Saturday 3rd October 2020) must be sent to the Trial Secretary for that trial (view trial gazette advertisement here).
Entries for the Penrith Kennel and Obedience Club trial ( Sunday 4th October 2020) must be sent to the Trial Secretary for that trial (view trial gazette advertisement here).
Entries for the Dogs NSW Obedience State Titles trial (Monday 5th October 2020) must be sent to the Trial Secretary for the trial (view trial gazette advertisement here).
Following a directive from DOGS NSW, only 25 entries can be accepted for the Retrieving Ability Tests for Gundogs. Entries can be either for the Open or Novice class.
Competitors should be aware that any entry sent on an Agility entry form will be returned and should note the directive from DOGS NSW in the Gazette August 2012 Page 5 under Obedience Competitors & Club Secretaries on the necessity for appropriate forms.