The Utility class, which includes scent discrimination, directed retrieves, jumping and silent signal exercises, is the most challenging class. In the Utility class, dogs earn a Utility Dog (UD) title after receiving three qualifying scores under two different judges.
Exercises to be taught include:
Prerequisites: Dogs must have successfully completed the Intermediate Obedience and/or have the instructor's recommendation prior to enrollment. Handlers must be 16 years or older.