Working Test

Friday 2/8
Unofficial Working Test – Beginners (nkl), open (ökl) and elite class (ekl)

Startlista can be found here!

Test yourself and your dog and see how far you have come in the hunting training.
Membership in the Swedish Tollerclub is required for participation.

Judges:

Entry via SSRK prov

Tollarspecialens Working Test

Nkl: single markings and easier line-taking, heelwork, not shots at all stations.
Ökl: double markings, direction and heelwork. Shots at each station.
Ekl: double markings, direction with interference, heelwork. Shots at each station.

Things that lead to point deductions
– Bad marking
– Bad walking
– Sloppy retrieve
– Whining/barking (only nkl)
– Leashed dog when marking (only nkl)
– Loud handling

Things that lead to 0 points
– Dummy change
– Dummy refusal
– Physical contact with the dog
– Whining/barking (ökl/ekl)
– leaves before command
– Searches with dummy in mouth
– Out of hand
– Refuses to go in water (if there is a water station)

Disqualifying fault
– Banning the dog
– Aggressiveness
– Hard mouth
– Gunshy

Right to participate:
1. If the number of participants must be limited, this shall be done by drawing lots
2. Bitches in heat, may not enter the trial grounds
3. Only one start per dog, either Tolling fieldtrial OR Workingtest

Class division
– Beginner class (nkl)
For dogs that have reached the age of 12 months on the first test day. In the class, dogs may not start that have previously started in Ökl WT, Ökl B test – Fieldtrial/Tolling fieldtrial

– Open class (ökl)
For dogs that on at least one occasion have achieved Excellent or 1st prize before 2022-01-01 in Nkl WT (points at all stations are required). In the class, dogs are allowed to start that have received Excellent or 1st prize before 2022-01-01 Nkl B-test – Fieldtrial/Tolling fieldtrial. In the class, dogs may not start that have previously started in Ekl WT, Ekl B test – Fieldtrial /Tolling fieldtrial.

– Elite class (ekl)
For dogs that on at least two occasions achieved Excellent or 1st prize before 2022-01-01 at WT in Ökl (points at all stations are required). In the class, dogs are allowed to start that are qualified for, or have previously started in, Ekl WT, Ekl B test – Fieldtrial/Tolling fieldtrial.

Maximum points/station = 20 p.
The competition will end on site at the time of the test. No final will be organized later in the day.
Highest combined score/class becomes class winner in Workingtest.
With the same number of points, the placements are determined via a maximum of 20 p, 19 p, 18 p, etc until the dogs can be separated.