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Obedience Show Guide


Obedience Entry  (.pdf)
Obedience Entry  (.pdf) with text entry
Obedience Sanctioning Form (.pdf with text entry 259kb)
Obedience Sanctioning Form (.pdf without text entry 159kb)
Obedience Judge Qualification Form (.pdf)
Judge Extension Request for Obedience (.pdf)
Obedience Unofficial Score Sheet (.pdf)
Obedience Trial Report Form (.pdf)
Open B Exercises (.pdf)
Utility B Exercises (.pdf)
Obedience Judge's Worksheet: Beginner Novice (.pdf)
Obedience Judge's Worksheet: Grad Novice (.pdf)
Obedience Judge's Worksheet: Novice (.pdf)
Obedience Judge's Worksheet: Open Order I (.pdf), Open Order II (.pdf),
       Open Order III (.pdf), Open Order IV (.pdf), Open Order V (.pdf),
Obedience Judge's Worksheet:Utility Order I (.pdf), Utility Order II (.pdf),
       Utility Order III (.pdf), Utility Order IV (.pdf), Utility Order V (.pdf),
Obedience Judge's Worksheet:Sub Novice (.pdf)
Obedience Judge's Worksheet:Long Sit and Down(.pdf)
Beginner Novice Obedience Signs (.pdf)
Obedience Steward Guidelines (.pdf)
Obedience ASCA vs AKC Rules (.pdf)
Obedience Judge Time Calculation Worksheet (.xls)
Guideline for Obedience Trial Coordinator (.pdf)
Guideline for Obedience Trial Secretary (.pdf)
Sample Confirmation Letter (docx)
Sample Obedence Entry Spreadsheet (.xls)
Obedience Rules  (.pdf)




  The ASCA obedience program offers competition for all levels of obedience including novice, open and utility classes as well as many various non-regular classes. The purpose of Obedience Trials is to demonstrate the usefulness of the dog as a companion of man, not merely the dog's ability to follow specified routines in the obedience ring. The basic objective of Obedience Trials is to produce dogs that have been trained and conditioned always to behave in the home, in public places, and in the presence of other dogs. The CD (Companion Dog) title is awarded in the novice class. The CDX (Companion Dog Excellent) is awarded in the open class, and the UD (Utility Dog) is awarded in the utility class.
  ASCA issues a Utility Dog Excellent certificate after a dog has received qualifying scores at least 10 times in both Open B and Utility on the same day after the dog has received the title of UD. The supreme title available to Obedience dogs in the ASCA program is the Obedience Trial Champion (OTCH). Only scores from Open B and Utility will qualify a dog for the OTCH title.


The Obedience Committee welcomes everyone who's interested to join the Obedience Rules Yahoo list where members discuss possible rule changes and the sport of obedience.  Ask to join by emailing 


There's also an obedience judges list  where there are discussions on how a variety of judges would score different situations.


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