Standards and assessment of WCS
1. The minimum age allowed is 18 months.
2. Skills are checked in the security guard service:
– selecting someone else’s item;
– protection and rejection of feed (checked simultaneously);
– detention, protection of the trainer and attitude to the shot (checked simultaneously).
Description of performing skills
1. Sampling someone else’s thing.
The Command “Sniff!”, “Search!”and a hand gesture.
The selection of someone else’s item is made of four items that can be made of any material (except glass, metal, stone) that does not have a sharp independent smell.
The smell is applied to items for at least one minute. Items are laid out on a 2 x 2 m plot in any order at a distance of at least 30 cm from each other.
The fifth item for sniffing is placed at a distance of 3 m on either side of the decomposed items.
A trainer with a dog is called to the place of selection. After the report on the readiness for testing, the trainer, on the instructions of the judge, approaches the put object and gives the dog its sniff. Any method of sniffing. Team dog ” Sniff!”.
After the dog has sniffed the object, the trainer, staying in place, commands ” Sniff!”or” Search!” and sends the dog to the selection with a guiding gesture.
The dog must approach the items at the first command of the trainer, sniff them and select the item with the desired smell, then bring it to the trainer and at the command ” Give!”put it in the hands of a trainer. Bypassing and landing at the foot is not required. Repeated commands are allowed only when the dog is distracted from the selection (moving away from the location of objects, sniffing at foreign objects, etc.).
If the dog has chosen an item, but does not bring it to the trainer, then the command ” To me!”. If the dog clearly indicated, but did not bring the selected item, the trainer reports ” Reception is over” and indicates the selected item.
Two starts are allowed, the time of each is 2 minutes. If, after the time of the first start, the dog has not chosen the desired item, the trainer calls it to him (the command ” To me!” ), gives the object a second sniff and sends the dog to the second start. Before the second launch, the judges must update the smell. An incorrectly selected item is replaced with a new one with a different smell. At the second start, the errors of the previous start are not taken into account.
The skill is considered unfulfilled if the dog incorrectly indicates the item at the second start, if the item is not marked after 2 minutes. at the second start, if the trainer directs the dog to the desired item by his actions.
2. Protection of things and refusal of food.
Commands ” Lie Down!”and” Guard!»
To protect the item, the dog is tied to a chain or a strong leash 2-2. 5 m long to a stake or local object (a tree, fence, post, etc.).
Previously, a sector with an angle at the base (tethering point) of 130-150 degrees should be marked in the security zone. The radius of the sector is equal to the length of the leash.
At the direction of the judge, the trainer commands ” Lie down!”puts the dog on a sagging leash, puts his thing (any) at its shoulder or front paws, gives the command” Guard!”, moves back and hides in a shelter located no closer than 10 m.
If the dog after leaving, but before the start of the skill check, moves away from the thing in the direction of the shelter, then at the direction of the judge, the trainer must return and put the dog on guard again. The trainer does not have the right to control the dog because of the shelter.
Two assistants, moving side by side, twice pass by the dog at a distance of 1.5-2 m from the border of the sector, without attracting its attention and without making attempts to take the thing. Then they approach the dog and from different sides, throw it a piece of Goodies, being in the field of its vision, and at the same time try to take the thing. After that, one of them makes two or three threatening swings with his hand and retreats to the border of the sector, without making active actions, and the other at this time makes an attempt to take the thing.
The dog must guard the thing, not show aggression on calmly passing assistants, do not move away from the thing, do not shake and do not transfer it to another place, do not hold it in your teeth, do not show a passive-defensive reaction and do not take food.
Skill fails if one of the assistants picks up a thing or prior to the skill check three times the dog is distracted (away from things) towards the care of the trainer, and if she took the food into the mouth.
3. Protection of the trainer, detention of the violator and attitude to the shot.
The maximum number of points is 20.
The trainer begins the exercise at a distance of 15 m. from the shelter.
The trainer gives the dog the command ” Next” and moves with it in the direction of the shelter. Before reaching the shelter of 1.5-2 m. the trainer stops and, after landing the dog, offers the assistant to come out of the shelter.
Moving away from the shelter for 3-4 m., the assistant stops and turns to face the trainer. The latter, giving the dog the command “Sit”,” Guard”, searches the assistant and hides in the shelter (the shelter design should allow the trainer to watch the dog).
The dog should be alert and not distracted to watch the assistant.
While the trainer is in the shelter, the assistant, on the instructions of the judge, makes an attempt to escape.
The dog on its own, without the influence of the trainer, must have a strong grip to prevent the escape of the assistant and keep it in place. At the moment of the grip, the judge fires the starting pistol.
After the shot is fired, the trainer comes out of the shelter as directed by the judge. The assistant stops. After stopping on their own or on one team ” Fu” dog must to float his. After that, the assistant attacks the dog at the judge’s direction, but does not strike.
Without influence from the trainer, the dog must go into a counterattack and prevent further resistance of the assistant with a grip. If the dog is firmly grasped, then it is applied two blows to the hips, or withers, or on the side. The dog must not let go.
At the direction of the judge, the assistant stops resisting. The dog must let it go on its own or at the first command “Fu” and guard it. Only at the direction of the judge, the handler approaches the dog and gives her the command “Sit”. The stack used by the assistant to hit him is not taken away, but he must hold it so that the dog does not see it.
This is followed by escorting the assistant from the back to a distance of 20 m. the Trainer gives the command to the assistant to move forward, and he and the dog at a distance of 3 steps follows him.
After the convoy attack should be the assistant to the trainer. With a firm grip, the dog must eliminate this attack without being influenced by the trainer. At the direction of the judge, the assistant stops resisting. The dog should immediately release it and guard it. One “Fu ” command is allowed.
At the direction of the judge, the trainer with the dog is sent to the specified place. On arrival, he stops and the dog sits down next to him.
At the direction of the judge, an assistant armed with a stack runs out of hiding and runs straight at the dog. When the assistant has approached 20 m to the trainer and the dog sitting at the foot, the trainer at the direction of the judge gives the command “FAS”. The trainer cannot leave his place and encourage the dog. The assistant will attack the dog frontally, making banishing sounds and sharp threatening movements. The dog must, without delay, produce a strong grip. If the dog is seized, then followed by 2 hits. Blows to the thighs, sides, and withers are allowed. At the judge’s direction, the assistant stops. The dog must let go on its own or at the first command and guard the assistant warily. At the direction of the judge, the trainer goes to the dog, takes the stack from the assistant and stands up for side escorting.
The assistant should be escorted sideways to the judge at a distance of about 10 m. the voice Command at the beginning of the movement is allowed. The trainer should walk on the right side of the assistant so that the dog is between him and the assistant. During the escort, the dog should behave cautiously, but not show unprovoked aggression. Before the judge, the group stops, and the trainer passes the stack to the judge. Assistant and trainer with the dog leave the site.
Dogs that are not controlled during the entire protective service, or stop the grip only after the mechanical action of the trainer, or do not show the grip for 5 seconds. after starting, they show a fear of strokes, blows, refuse to fight with the assistant and allow themselves to be pushed back, they can not withstand the test.
If the dog refuses to perform one exercise (except for escaping), the further check of the protective service is terminated. A dog that attentively watches the assistant and runs around him is not penalized.
Dogs that are too aggressive or show fear are removed from the tests.
Tables of points of assessment of dogs on tests on protective guard service (ZKS)
Table of minimum points
p / p name of the skill Highest rating Assessment of the dog’s work
Dip I art Dip II art Dip III art
100 points 90 points 80 points 60 points
1 Selection of someone else’s item 20 18 16 12
2 protection of things 20 18 16 12
3 Refusal from feed 20 18 16 12
4 Protection of the trainer, detention of the violator 20 18 16 12
5 Attitude to the shot 20 18 16 12
Penalty points table
# # Name of violations number of points deducted
Assessment of the trainer’s work. Highest mark. – 100 b.
1 Fuzzy approach and report to the judge 2
2 command distortion, gesture 2
3 Sluggish management 3
4 Late use of the command, gesture 1
5 Lack of necessary influence on the dog, untimely promotion 1
6 Exposure to the dog unnecessarily 1
7 Inept exposure 2
8 Weak contact of the trainer with the dog 5
9 Violation of the judge’s instructions 5
10 Inept giving sanjivani 3