We are celebrating the FIFTH anniversary of our biggest Barn Hunt of the year: The Biggest Little RAT-tacular. Please join us for a Revolution Dog Sports tradition: GAMES! These are non-sanctioned games offered for fun and bragging rights. The challenge is REAL! This year, we are offering special awards in celebration of our FIFTH anniversary!
Judges: Sheila Gibbons (Saskatoon, Sask), Liz Carter (Reno, NV)
All games will be held after the last regular classes on the designated game day. Awards and bragging rights will be given! These are non-sanctioned games, but the challenge is REAL!
Pairs: (Limit 8 per day)
Two dogs and two handlers will navigate a Senior/Master level course. There will be four rats and four litter tubes. Each team will have 3:30 seconds to find all four rats. The tunnel and climb will be assigned by random draw.
Distance: (Limit 8 per day)
Dog and handler team work a Senior/Master course and must tunnel, climb and find three rats in one big distance challenge. Course time: 3:30 seconds
Speed: (Limit 8 per day)
Dog and handler have 90 seconds to find one rat in a field of 7 litter tubes on an Open/Senior course. Team must tunnel and climb.
Each dog may only be entered in each game ONCE per day.
Biggest Little Versatile Team Award: Teams earning a qualifying score in all three games, a regular class (excluding Instinct) and Crazy 8s will receive a special Biggest Little Versatility Team award.
Comet Challenge Trophy: The highest scoring team to earn a Biggest Little Versatility Award will take home the Comet Challenge Trophy, in honor of Revolution Dog Sports first Master competitor who did it all and loved the game, Comet.
Biggest Little Triathalon Award: Teams earning a qualifying score in all three games will receive a special Biggest Little Triathalon award.
Qualifying Ribbons are offered for all qualifying teams.
Placement Ribbons are offered on Sunday for the overall top SIX placements in each game. The best score of each team throughout the weekend will be used for placements.