CGC  information 
** Those taking the CGC test should come prepared with a brush for their dog, as well as a flat buckle collar and 6’ leash.  Visit AKC's website for detailed descriptions of what each skill test involves. 

Skills tested during the CGC Test:
1: Accepting a friendly stranger
2: Sitting politely for petting
3: Appearance and grooming
4: Out for a walk (walking on a loose lead)
5: Walking through a crowd
6: Sit and down on command and Staying in place
7: Coming when called
8: Reaction to another dog
9: Reaction to distraction
10: Supervised separation

Tricks information 
Tricks Checklist: Novice
Tricks Checklist: Intermediate
Tricks Checklist: Advanced
Tricks Checklist: Performer

Tricks Checklist: Elite Performer

Click here for Additional Tricks Descriptions and Handlers Choice ideas.

** Those doing Tricks Title tests should come prepared with two copies of the Tricks Checklist for each title/level they wish to have evaluated: 

  • 1 with dog / owner info completed and tricks left blank (for evaluator use, will be sent to AKC)
  • 1 with proposed tricks marked (owner/handler keeps to reference during test)

The AKC Trick Dog Title Application  will need to be completed by owner after testing and sent to AKC by owner with the approved Tricks Checklist.

Props we expect to have on-site for use in Tricks testing:

  • Agility Jump
  • Wobble-board
  • Easy button/Bell
  • Toy Bin
  • Cardboard Box/Totes box
  • Tunnel
  • Kids toys (Keyboard/Stacking Rings/Wheeled Pull-toy)
  • Braided fleece attached to toy
  • Tennis Balls
  • Bumpers
  • Small pillow
  • Basket and Tote Bag

Questions?  Email Donna



We will be conducting CGC tests and testing for the ALL LEVELS of Trick Dog titles: Novice, Intermediate, Advanced, Performer and Elite Performer titles. Each dog may enter multiple levels/tests.

If testing for CGC at this event and using it as 5 of the Novice Tricks, the CGC test must be passed before moving on to the Novice Tricks test.

Location: Obedience/Rally rings    Date: Monday, August 24, 2020   Start Time: After the Obedience/Rally Trial
Pre-registration is required.  No Day of Show entries.​
Registration closes: August 17, 2020        Entry fee:  $15 per test 

Additional Event Information and Entry Form

Send entry form with entry fee to Donna Nisleit N4642 County Road DJ Juneau, WI  53039

IMPORTANT NOTE: Testing fees above do not include AKC title application fees. To add the CGC or Tricks Titles to your dog’s official record, AKC Trick Title Application must be submitted with a separate $20 fee per title directly to AKC by the dog’s owner after tests have been passed.  AKC Trick Title Application forms will be available at the event.

The Vizsla Club of America is offering

Canine Good Citizen (CGC) testing & Trick Dog Title testing

at the 2020 VCA Specialty


Monday August 24, 2020



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