MH
Chevy's Kahroma & Grimmendans Gigi
05.09.2009
Protocol translated by Merete Greaker


 

 

 

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1a CONTACT
Greeting

Reject contact.

Growls and/or will bite

Avoids contact, backs away and redraws.

Accept contact, unengaged, but does not redraw.

Roma

Makes contact, or makes contact when handler makes contact. Balanced.

Gigi

Intensive contact behavior towards test leader. May jump and bark.

1b CONTACT
cooperation 

Does not follow despite several attempts.

 

Follows reluctantly Works against handler or pulls in another direction.

 

Follows the handler, neutral.

 

Follows handler willingly. Engaged.

Roma, Gigi

Follows handler willingly. Shows intensive interest towards handler, jumps and barks.

1c CONTACT
Handling

Rejects, growls and/or bite attempts.

Avoids, pulls away, may seek to owner.

 

Accept, neutral

Roma
 

Accept and replies with contact behavior.

Gigi

 

Accept. Shows intensive contact behaviour towards test leader

2a PLAY
Playfulness

Do not play

Do not play but shows interest   

Plays, starts slow but becomes active.

Active play starts quickly.

Roma , Gigi

Plays very actively starts very quickly.

2b PLAY
Grabbing

Do not grab

Do not grab, but noses the object.  

Grabs carefully, or nips the object.

Roma

Grabs directly, full mouth.
Gigi

Grabs directly, attacks the object.

2c PLAY
Tugging

Do not grab

Grabs carefully, lets go, holds but do not tug.

 

Grabs, tugs, releases object and starts over.

Roma, Gigi

 

Grabs directly, full mouth, tugs on object until test leader let go.

 

Grabs directly, full mouth, tugs and pull until test leader let go.

3a CHASE
Pursuit

Do not start

Starts but breaks off.  

Starts, or run slow, can increase speed, finishes.

Roma, Gigi

Starts, high speed, focused. Slow down at the prey.

Starts directly, high speed, run past prey, may turn.

3b CHASE
Grabbing

Ignore prey/do not chase 

Do not grab, but nose the prey.

Gigi

Grabs, hesitate or with delay.

Roma
 

Grabs directly, releases.

Grabs directly, holds prey in 3 seconds.

4 Activity

Is inattentive/not interested/inactive.

Is attentive and calm, stands, sits or lies down.

Is attentive and mainly calm. Some activity.

Roma
 

Is attentive, but somewhat distracted. Wander around, noses.

Gigi

Is unsettled, changes between activities.

5a DISTANCE PLAY
Interest
 

Is not engaged by figurant. Uninterested.

Controls. May break away.

Roma

Interested, follow the figurant without breaking away.

Gigi
 

Interested. Want to start. Few attempts to start.

Very interested, several attempts to start.

5b DISTANCE PLAY
Threat/aggression

No barks or growling
Roma, Gigi

A few barks or/and growling in the beginning of the exercise.

A few barks or/and growling in the two first parts of the exercise.

Shows threatening behavior. Barks and growls through the first part of the exercise.

Shows threatening behavior through the first and second part of the exercise.  

5c DISTANCE PLAY
Curiousity

Do not approach the figurant. Not interested.

Approach when the figurant talks or plays with the object.

Roma, Gigi

Approach when figurant emerge.

Approach figurant with low posture or with delay.

Approach figurant directly without help.

5d DISTANCE PLAY
Playfullness

Shows no interest.

Do not play, but shows interest.
Roma

Plays, grabs carefully, releases, do not tug.

Grabs directly, may release and grab again. Tug.

Gigi
 

Grabs directly, full mouth, tugs, do not release.

5e DISTANCE PLAY
Cooperation

Show no interest.  

Becomes active, but breaks away.

Roma
 

Is active with the figurant when the figurant is active.

Is active with figurant, shows interest towards passive figurant.

Gigi

Encourage passive figurant to keep on playing.

6a SURPRICE  
Fear

Stops, short stop

Crunch down and stop.

Avoidance behavior without turning away.

Roma

Flees maximum 5 meters.

Flees more than 5 meters.

Gigi

6b SURPRICE
Threat/agression

Shows no threat behavior.

Shows some threat behavior.

Gigi

Shows threat behavior for a period of time.
 
Roma

Shows threat behavior and attack.

Shows threat behavior and attack, may finish with a bite.

6c SURPRICE
Curiosity

Approach when owner lays the overall down/or do not approach. 

Gigi

Approach when owner sits down and talks to the overall and calls the dog.  

Roma

Approach the overall when the owner stands beside it.

Approach the overall when the owner has walked half the distance.

Approach the overall without help.

6d SURPRICE
Remaining fear

No change of speed or avoidence.

Small bow/change of speed/looks away at some point.

Bows away or change of speed with 1. Passing. Less visible at the 2. Passing.

Bows away or change speed with same intensity at both passing byes. 

Roma, Gigi

Shows great fear, or increasing fear at all passing.

6e SURPRICE
Remaining interest
 

Shows no interest in the overall. 

Roma, Gigi

Stops and noses/looks at the overall once.

Stops and noses/looks at the overall at least twice.

Bites in/plays with the overall. Decreasing interest.

Bites/play with the overall two times or more.

7a SOUND SENCETIVITY  
Fear

Short stop

Crunches and stops.

Avoidence without turning avway.

Roma

Flee max 5 meters.

Flee more than 5 meters.

Gigi

7b SOUND SENCETIVITY
Curiosity

Do not approach

Approach when owner sits down at the source and talk to it, and call the dog.  

Approach the source when owner stand beside it.
Gigi

Approach the source when owner has walked half the distance.

Approach the source without help.  

Roma

7c SOUND SENCETIVITY
Remaining fear
 

No change of speed of avoidance.

Roma, Gigi

Small bow/change of speed. Looks away at some occasion.

Bow or change of speed at the first passing, less visible at the second.

Bows away or change speed with same intensity at both passing byes. 

Shows great fear, or increasing fear at all passing.

7d SOUND SENCETIVITY
Vedvarende
interesse

Shows no interest for the sound source.  

Roma, Gigi

Stops/noses at the sound source at least once.

Stops/noses at the sound source at least twice

Bites in/plays with the sound source. Decreasing interest.

Bites/play with the sound source two times or more.

8a GHOST  
Threat/agression

Show no threat

Show some threat

Shows threat behavior over a period of time 

Roma, Gigi

Shows threat behavior and attack.

Shows threat behavior and attack,

 

8b GHOST
Control

  

Shows some control, then no interest/resigns.

Glances at the ghost some times.

Controls/shows reaction towards the ghosts. Pauses.

Roma, Gigi

Controls/shows reaction towards both ghosts. Short breaks.

Controls/shows reaction towards both ghosts through the whole exercise.

8c GHOST
Fear

Stays mainly in front of or beside the owner.

Stays mainly in front of or beside the owner. Distance regulations.

Stays in front of or beside owner. Changes between fear/start and control.

Stays mainly behind owner. Changes between flee and control.

Flees longer than the length of the leash. May seek comfort amongst the spectators or leave the place.  

Roma, Gigi

8d GHOST
Curiosity

Approach when owner have undressed the ghost.

Gigi  

Approach when owner talks to the figurant/calls the dog.  

Roma

Approach the ghost when the owner stands beside

Approach the ghost when owner have walked half the distance.

Approach the ghost with no help/support.

8e GHOST
Contact

Reject or avoid contact. 

Gigi

Accept contact, unengaged, but does not pull away.

Roma

Responds to contact attempts.

Makes contact, balanced.

Intensive contact behavior towards figurant, may jump and bark.

9a PLAY 2
Playfullness

Do not play

Do not play, but may show interest.

Plays, starts slowly but becomes active.

Plays active, starts quickly.
 
Roma, Gigi

Plays very active, starts very quickly.

9b LEK 2
Griping

Do not grab

Do not grab directly, noses the object first.

Grabs carefully, or nips the object.

Grabs directly, full mouth.  
 
Roma, Gigi

Grabs directly, attacks the object.

10 GUNSHOT

Show no reaction, quick control then no reaction.
Gigi

Control that decreases after the first shot. Breaks off  but reengage in activity.

Decreasing reaction/shows interest towards shooter/goes back to activity or passivity.

Breaks activity, focus on the shooter. Cannot reengage in activity.


Breaks activity or shows strong flee tendency.

Or not tested.
 
Roma

 

 

 

 


 

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