ASTM International - ASTM F1879-98(2005)

Standard Guide for Demonstrating Obedience and Agility in Search and Rescue Dogs (Withdrawn 2014)

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Organization: ASTM International
Publication Date: 1 April 2005
Status: historical
Page Count: 3
ICS Code (Accident and disaster control): 13.200
ICS Code (Animal husbandry and breeding): 65.020.30
significance And Use:

This guide may be used by units, handlers, and requesting agencies when evaluating dog resources or as a basis for establishing local minimum performance guidelines or standards. It is suggested,... View More

scope:

1.1 This guide is intended to provide voluntary uniform guidelines for obedience and agility training for Search and Rescue (SAR) dogs throughout the United States.

1.2 This guide provides a minimum set of training goals against which SAR dog teams and organizations may voluntarily evaluate their own training programs.

1.3 This guide provides a means of documenting a minimum standard for those agencies who request SAR dog resources for SAR operations and require such documentation.

1.4 Local SAR dog handlers and parent organizations are responsible for testing and verifying that individual resources meet or exceed these guidelines.

Document History

April 1, 2020
Standard Guide for Demonstrating Obedience and Agility in Search and Rescue Dogs
4.1 This guide establishes the minimum level of obedience and agility required for canines to perform safely and effectively on a search dog team or crew. 4.2 Obedience skills ensure that a dog is...
December 1, 2014
Standard Guide for Demonstrating Obedience and Agility in Search and Rescue Dogs
4.1 This guide establishes the minimum level of obedience and agility required for canines to perform safely and effectively on a search dog team or crew. 4.2 Obedience skills ensure that a dog is...
ASTM F1879-98(2005)
April 1, 2005
Standard Guide for Demonstrating Obedience and Agility in Search and Rescue Dogs (Withdrawn 2014)
This guide may be used by units, handlers, and requesting agencies when evaluating dog resources or as a basis for establishing local minimum performance guidelines or standards. It is suggested,...
April 10, 1998
Standard Guide for Demonstrating Obedience and Agility in Search and Rescue Dogs
1.1 This guide is intended to provide voluntary uniform guidelines for obedience and agility training for Search and Rescue (SAR) dogs throughout the United States. 1.2 This guide provides a minimum...
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