- indicates a dog that requires approval to be used
as a stud. When using these studs, you may have to wait up to
24-hours to breed your bitch. Dogs open for public stud can be used
for breeding right now.
The figure 8 exercise requires the team to heel in a figure 8 pattern either on or off leash. Generally two of the ring stewards will assist the judge with this exercise by acting as "posts", standing 8 feet apart, that the team walks around to form the loops of the figure 8.