Dog plays “Come Game” between the handler and a friend or stranger standing 20’ apart.
Handle stands in one spot with the dog on a loose leash. Dog keep leash loose for 60 seconds with one distraction.
Dog lays down from a sit or a stand with no more than two cues.
Dog sits from a standing position on one cue only.
Dog stays lying down for 30 seconds.
Dog remains sitting for 30 seconds
Dog deliberately touches the handler’s hand with nose with one voice cue.
Dog stays away from a treat in the handler’s hand for 5 seconds with only one cue given before the hand is presented.
Dog learns the beginnings of one simple trick such as crawl, roll over etc.