2. Retrieve Dummy From Shore

2. Retrieve Dummy From Shore
Purpose
Demonstrates the dog's ability to retrieve and deliver to hand.
Equipment
Retrieving dummy
Time
2 minutes
Starting Position
SHORE
Procedure
On the judge's signal, the handler or steward will throw the dummy approximately 60' into the water. The handler must stop holding or touching the dog before the dummy is thrown. On signal from the judge, the handler will send the dog. The dog will enter the water, retrieve the dummy, and bring it to the handler. The dog will cross the three-foot line with all four paws before delivering the dummy to the handler on shore.
Note
The same dummy is used for this exercise and the Dummy Carry, Boat Ride, and Recall to Shore exercise.
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