The Daycare Games is an annual competition of off-leash dog play attendants and pet centers. Through the competition you can demonstrate your dog leadership skills that make your off-leash dog playgroups safe and fun!The Daycare Games is a great way to:
The competition events are leadership exercises The Dog Gurus recommend be used daily in managing dogs in off-leash playgroups. Through The Daycare Games competition you will determine how your skills compare to competitors in your own facility’s class size and employee experience level. The three events are Dog Recall, Group Sit, and Gate Boundary. See the menu at the right for more details about rules and scoring for each event.
The Daycare Games competition is open to all members of The Dog Gurus online community that currently offer off-leash dog playgroups.
Facilities will be grouped into small, medium, and large class sizes so that facilities will compete against similarly sized facilities.
Each employee will be categorized based on their level of experience so they are competing against others with similar skill levels.
Registration – January 12 – January 25
Benchmarks – January 31 – February 4
Event 1: Recall – February 5 – February 11
Event 2: Group Sit – February 12 – February 18
Event 3: Gate Boundary – February 19 – February 25