2010 New Zealand Kennel Club National Dog Show
Thursday 3rd - Saturday 5th October 2013 - NZKC Exhibition Centre PORIRUA

Carmele Cindy Trophy

Obedience Team Competition

A. Competition

  1. Open for competition at the Eukanuba National Dog Show.
  2. Any Obedience club recognised under New Zealand Kennel Club Rules 8, 9, 10 and 11 may compete for the trophy.

B. Team Competition

  1. A team shall comprise three (3) handlers and dogs competing in three (3) separate tests.
  2. Teams to be notified to the National Dog Show Obedience manager before commencement of the first day of the Obedience section of the show.
  3. No dog may compete in more than one team.
  4. A handler may compete in more than one team provided it is with a different dog.

C. Calculation of Points

  1. Points will be allocated to each handler according to their placing in the nominated Test i.e. 1st - 1 point; 2nd - 2 points; etc.
  2. The points gained by each of the three handlers are added to form a team total.
  3. The winning team is the team with the lowest total of points.
  4. In the event of a tie, the team with the highest overall percentage of total points in each test will be declared the winner.