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This form can be used to apply for your dog's official title. Only titles witnessed by a CTDI are AKC-recognized. You will receive a certificate and ribbon.
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Dog's Call Name*:

Dog's Full or Registered Name:

Breed (mixed breeds OK)*:


Your Name:

Title Level:


Date last trick was performed*:

Required only for "official" and AKC title:
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CTDI instructor:

Do you need staff CTDI to witness?:

Video link (if YES selected above):

Facebook Spark Team (optional)

Spark Team:

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Witness' Name:


Additional Witness Email (if any):

Additional Witness (if any):

I am submitting my application by:

Online—complete the form below
Mail: 44404 16th St West, ste 204, Lancaster, CA 93534
Email: application@domorewithyourdog.com
Fax: (206) 339-7011

Novice Tricks (worth 1 pt)

Balance Beam / Ramp

Bang Game


Chase: lunge whip, laser light, soap bubbles, RC car



Doggy Push-Ups


Drop It / Give

Fetch (not fetch-to-hand)

Find Hidden Treats

Flying Disc

Follow Pointed Finger

Food Refusal / Leave It

Get Your Leash

Hand Signals (perform any 3 behaviors with no verbal cue)

Head Cock

Hide and Seek

Hockey Goalie / Catch

Hoop Jump

Jump for Joy

Jump Over a Bar

Jump Over my Knee

Kennel Up


Laundry Basket (upturned)

Memory Game

Muffin Tin Game

Paws Up on an Object



Platform Jump

Ring a Bell to go Outside

Roll Out a Carpet with Nose

Shake Hands (either paw)

Sing / Howl


Speak / Bark

Spin Circles


Take a Bow

Touch my Hand / Target Stick

Tunnel / Chute


Walk on a Loose Leash

Weenie Bobbing

Which Hand Holds the Treat?

Wobble Board, Donut

Additional tricks (Novice):

Intermediate Tricks (worth 1 pt)

Balance and Catch

Balance Ball

Barrel Racing (go around)

Baton Jumping

Body Board / Paddleboard

Carry my Purse

Cik and Cap Jump Wraps

Close a Door

Crawl Tunnel

Directional Casting

Discern Objects Names (3 objects)

Flyball Box

Hand Signals (perform any 6 behaviors with no verbal cue)

Heel at Left Side, Automatic Sit

Hide in a Box

Hold an Object in Mouth (5 sec.)

Honk a Bike Horn

Jump Through Circled Arms

Ladder Work (on ground)

Leg Weave / Figure-8s

Logic Test (cookie on a string)

Mail Carrier

Newspaper (from open mailbox)

Open a Door (using any method)

Paper-Covered Hoop / Blind Jump

Pawprint Painting (with easel)

Paws on my Arm

Perch Work

Pick a Card from a Deck

Place (finish to my left side)

Pull on a Rope / Tug

Roll Over

Scootering / Mushing

Shell Game (nose at correct pail)

Side (swing finish to my left)

Sit Pretty / Beg

Soccer (push a ball)

Stacking (for conformation)

Target Mat / Go to Mark


Wave Goodbye

Additional tricks (Intermediate):

Advanced Tricks (worth 2 pts for NTD & ITD title):

Act Ashamed / Hide your Head

Back Up

Bring Me a Tissue (fetch only)

Chorus Line Kicks

Cross your Paws

Directed Retrieve

Distance Work (any 3 behaviors 10 feet from you, ie: sit, bow...)

Double Hoop Sequence

Get the Phone when it Rings

Go Hide

Head Down

Jump into my Arms

Jump over my Back

Jumping Figure-8s

Mailbox (open mailbox door, fetch mail)

My Dog can Count

Paintbrush Painting (no bucket)

Play Dead

Play the Piano

Pull a Wagon

Say your Prayers / Bow Head

Skateboard (front paws only)

Tap Light / Bell / Easy Btn

Tidy Up Toys (without a lid)

Tracking / Rapporthund


Turn Off the Lightswitch

Walk Another Dog

Wipe your Paws, Dig, Scratchy Board, Scratch Art


Expert Tricks (worth 2 pts for NTD & ITD title):


Bring me a Soda from the Fridge (open fridge, fetch, close fridge)

Bring Tissue, Throw in Trash

Climb a Ladder

Cover your Eyes

Disc Vault off my Leg or Back

Distance Work (Any 6 behaviors while 12 feet away)

Double Beam

Find the Object with my Scent

Find the Remote / Car Keys

Fishing with a Rope

Football Hike

Footsies (peekaboo on feet)

Handstand Against a Wall

Hoop Jump over my Back

Jump Rope

Leg Hike (lift rear leg)

Limp (walk with front leg lifted)

Litter in the Step Can

Mailbox (open mailbox, fetch mail, close mailbox)


Nose Work Box Search / Contraband Search

Object Guard

Open a Door (using handle)

Paintbrush Painting (including taking a brush from bucket)

Pickpocket Pooch

Pull a Cart / Sulky Driving

Push a Shopping Cart

Ring Toss

Roll a Barrel or Peanut (2 paws)

Roll on a Barrel (4 paws)

Roll yourself in a Blanket

Rolling Hoop Dive

Shell Game (paw at correct pail)

Skateboard (3 or 4 paws)

Summersault / Handstand Vault

Through a Hoop Lying on the Ground

Tidy Up your Toys (including lid)

Weave Poles

Additional tricks (Expert):

Includes certificate and free ribbon.

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