AKC Trick Dog Titling Program

Trick training can be both entertaining and practical, such as teaching a dog to ‘play dead’ or a retrieve a dummy for water work.  Trick dog training promotes teamwork, bonding and can lay a foundation for future training in other areas of competition. 

Starting May 1, 2017, the AKC Trick Dog Titling Program will include four levels allowing dogs with any amount of experience the ability to participate.

NOVICE TRICK DOG (TKN)

INTERMEDIATE TRICK DOG (TKI)

 

ADVANCED TRICK DOG (TKA)

TRICK DOG PERFORMER (TKP)

  • I​n this title, handlers perform a short routine with at least 10 tricks previously learned.