Working trials

Working trials are a competitive activity based on the civilian equivalent of police dog work. They are physically demanding, and both dog and owner need to be healthy and fit.
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New to working trials?

Find out how you and your dog can get involved in working trials.

Get started
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Already competing in working trials?

Learn more about finals to participate in and awards you can win.

For competitors
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Judging working trials

If you're a judge, or perhaps you're a competitor who feels ready to start judging, these resources are for you.

For judges
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Working trials secretary information

If you're a secretary, this section has everything you need to know about running a show or a club.

For secretaries