National Update: Rule Changes

The following Rules changes were approved by the National Executive Board and Committee:   The on-line rules book will reflect these changes after 1-1-2019 and are not valid until that date. 

 EFFECTIVE 1-1-2019:

Concerning the AFrame for PDI Trials:   Note that the change is in the height.  Instead of an exact height,  it allows for a little leeway. 

4. A-Frame—Max 10 Points:

A. The A-Frame is 71”- 75” triangular obstacle with a catching ramp on the back side as well as a ramp to the ground to assist the dog in dismounting.

The Diagram will be changed to reflect this height change as well and is attached. 

EFFECTIVE 1-1-2019:

Concerning the Evidence Detector Test as printed in the rules book:  This change is to allow “Special members” as defined for detection testing, to certify a dog in an EDD test.   Under 2  Individual Entries…  Letter B. 

B.  A special member as defined in the By-laws may certify a dog in a regional EDD trial if approved as a special member by their region.    

National Update: Rule Changes