A list of Askew's accomplishments including age achieved, explanation, proof, scores and explanations listed in chronological order. Some of these are NOT titles, just certificates or evaluations - others are prerequisites achieved to move to the next level.
Kew is currently in training for her IPO 2
Date - April 24, 2016 Age - 19 months Club - Wainfleet Working Dog Club Judge - Andrea Duggan-Jantzen
Test: The dog will be run a total of 20 kilometers (about 12.5 miles) at an average speed of 12 to 15 kilometers per hour (7.7 to 9.5 miles per hour). Dogs that are tired or dogs with sore feet will be removed from the test. Dogs will be allowed to move about freely during the rest periods but should be on leash.
Comments: Kew displayed perfect temperament at the trial and had no issue with the test itself.
TT (TEMPERAMENT TEST)
Date - Sept 11, 2016 Age - 23 months Where: Arnprior Evaluator - Temperament Test Associates
Test: The object of the temperament test is to judge the dogs natural responses to each situation. It is OK for the dog to be startled or to show aggression. Each dog is judged separately with consideration being given to the CKC's temperament for that particular breed. Any dog over 12 months of age can enter. Each dog must be taken through the course on lead. The handler is permitted to encourage the dogs but can not use obedience commands.
Comments: Kew had no issues with any of the tests
Date of Trial - October 29th, 2016 Age - 24 months Club - Wainfleet Working Dog Club Judge - Jim Chrisp
Test: The BH is comprised of 2 sections - Temperament / Traffic & Obedience. The BH is pass or fail (70% minimum) - no score is given. Obedience exercises include; heel on lead, group, heel off lead, sit & down out of motion and down under distraction. The temperament / traffic portion involves reaction to cars, bicycles, joggers, other dogs, crowding & noises. Minimum age for the BH is 15 months.
Comments: Kew passed the obedience portion of the BH and had no issues with the temperament testing.
Date: October 29th, 2017 Age - 3 years Club - Wainfleet WDC Judge - Johannes Eiltier Score: 93-90-91=274
Test: Tracking of a 300 pace track at 10 meters with 2 corners & 2 articles. Obedience includes heel off leash, group, sit and down in motion, retrieve on the flat, retrieve over the 1 meter jump, retrieve over the 6 foot wall (a-frame), send-out and down under distraction. Protection; searching 2 blinds, bark and hold, escape, out & re-attack, courage test and escort.
Comments: Kew was in standing heat for the trial but performed all the components very well with a second place IPO 1 finish. Video
Date: July 7th, 2018 Age - 3 years Club - NEOWDA Judge - Dieter Oeser Rating/Placement: SG 1
Show: This was Kew's first conformation show as required for her Breed Survey (see below). She was entered in Working Class Females as she has a working title. She was gaited around the ring, measured and had to do one lap off leash.
Comments: She earned the grade of 'SG' (Very Good) - the judge said he would have given her a V (Excellent rating) if she had already done her breed survey (because she was over 3.5 years of age.
Date: July 8th, 2018 Age - 3 years Club - NEOWDA Judge - Dieter Oeser
Test: Kew had to undergo a series of tests including; Temperament, Physical Measuring (height, weight, chest measurement) and Bite Work (attack out of the blind and courage test).
Comments: Small, medium-strength, very good expression, normal proportions, somewhat steep upper arm, adequate form back, adequate good movements, normal rear angulation, P2 bottom left tooth missing, Stable Temperament. TSB Pronounced, Dog outs.
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