2024 Senior Challenge

Senior Challenge will be held Friday 13, September, 2024 at the Flowing Lake trial.
The purpose of this non-regular water event is to afford the senior dogs an opportunity to participate with their handler in a water activity which contributes to their continued love of the sport.

❖ Open to dogs 10 years old or older
❖ Complete three water exercises of the handler’s choice from any level. (Regulation equipment is required but life vests are permitted for the dog.)
❖ Entry fee is $15.00 per dog. Entry is limited to 6 dogs due to time constraints. Closing date is Monday August 19, 2024
❖ Dogs will be given a special participation award on Friday at the conclusion of the Challenge.

2024 Senior Challenge

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  • Dog Information

  • Owner and/or Handler Information


  • Select three exercises from any level. These will be submitted to the Steward prior to exhibition. (These choices may be changed by 9 am on Friday morning September 13, 2024)
  • Participation Agreement

  • Conditions: This event open to pure bred Portuguese Water Dogs. I/we understand that the dogs must be in good health and proper fitness and condition for the event. I/we agree to these terms. I/we accept full responsibility for the care of my dog(s) during the event.

    Special Rules: The event is located within the confines of Flowing Lake County Park. I/we agree to become familiar with and adhere to all site rules and regulations including but not limited to the following:

    • Dogs must be on leash or confined to a crate at all times except when participating in practice sessions or when actually being judged.
    • If my dog soils the grounds, I am responsible for cleanup and disposal
    • Nothing (dogs, banners, etc.) is to be attached to any tree in the park.

    Hold-harmless: I/we agree to hold the PWDCA and the PNWPWDC, their members, directors, officers, agents, and judge(s) at this event, the owner and/or lessor of the premises, any provider of services for this event and any employees or volunteers of any of the aforementioned parties, harm-less from any claim for loss, injury, or illness which may be alleged to have been caused directly or indirectly to any person, animal or thing by the act or my dog while in or upon the trial grounds or while entering or leaving same, and I/we further agree to hold the aforementioned parties harmless from any claim for loss, disappearance or theft of, or damage injury or illness to, my dog, whether such loss, disappearance, theft, damage, injury or illness is caused or alleged to be caused by the negligence of the club or any other parties aforementioned, by the negligence of any other person, or by any other cause or causes.

    Indemnification: I/we hereby assume the sole responsibility for and agree to indemnify and save the aforementioned parties harmless from any and all loss and expense (including legal fees) by reason of the liability imposed by law upon any of the aforementioned parties for damage because of bodily injuries, including death at any time resulting there from, sustained by any person or persons, including myself (ourselves) or on account of damage to property, arising out of or in consequence of my (our) participation in this event, howsoever such same may have been caused or may be alleged to have been caused by negligence of the aforementioned parties or any of their employees or agents, or any other persons.

    Arbitration: Notwithstanding any of the above, in the event that I/we or my dog(s) suffer any damage, injury, illness, or loss (including the death of the dog(s) arising from the event, I/we agree that any claim arising out of or related to the entry, exhibition or attendance at the event or as to the construction, interpretation and effect of this agreement shall be settled by arbitration pursuant to the applicable rules of the American Arbitration Association. I/we agree that any such arbitration will take place in the County or State in which the event took place within 60 days of incident giving rise to the claim, or at such other time and place as the parties may agree. I/we agree to pay a prorated share of the costs of any such arbitration.

    I/we agree that these clubs have the right to refuse this entry or any entry for any cause which they deem to be sufficient.

    If the handler and/or substitute steward named herein is under 18 years of age (must be at least 9 or older), this entry form must be signed and acknowledged by his/her legal guardian.

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