How to Earn your Dog Olympics Title Dog Olympics

Representing the 5 rings of the Olympics logo, your dog must earn any 5 titles during the year of 2024.

See titles you can earn

Once you have earned 5 titles this year, submit for your Dog Olympics title to be listed on the website and receive your optional certificate, gold medal, rosette, and other swag.  

I have achieved 5 titles in 2024

Limited Edition
“Pentathlon Series” Titles

Five “limited edition” titles have been added for 2024 as part of the “Dog Olympics Pentathlon Series.” These titles will display a special  sticker on their certificate. The Olympics Pentathlon Series titles will be released in the coming months (see list and dates below). 

Olympics Pentathlon Series #1 – Hoops

Earn your Olympics Series “Hoops” title by demonstrating any 10 tricks utilizing a hoop. This title challenges you to think about what behaviors your dog CAN do, and then transfer those behaviors to a new trick involving a hoop. A Certified Trick Dog Instructor (CTDI) will evaluate your submission. Some examples of hoop tricks are:

  1. Jump through a hoop
  2. Jump through two hoops held slightly apart
  3. Fetch a hoop
  4. Sit in a hoop
  5. Peekaboo through my legs with a hoop in front of my legs
  6. Circle around a hoop
  7. Circle around me while jumping through a hoop held in my hand
  8. Spin a circle while holding a hoop in your mouth
  9. Send away to go stand in a hoop
  10. Platform jump; jump from one platform to another while holding a hoop in between
  11. Can you think of more?

Hoop Tricks in Tricktionary

 

Olympics Pentathlon Series #2 – Balls

Earn your Olympics Series “Balls” title by demonstrating any 10 tricks utilizing a ball. This title challenges you to think about what behaviors your dog CAN do, and then transfer those behaviors to a new trick involving a ball. A Certified Trick Dog Instructor (CTDI) will evaluate your submission. Some examples of ball tricks are:

  1. Paws up on a yoga ball
  2. Circle around a yoga ball
  3. Balance on top of a yoga ball
  4. Muffin Tin Game with tennis balls
  5. Ball Pit Game: Find the treat/toy hidden in a box full of balls
  6. Catch a ball
  7. Fetch a ball
  8. Push a soccer ball
  9. Find the hidden ball (like the “find hidden treats” game)
  10. Backtrack memory game (retrace steps to find ball)
  11. Shell Game / Cups and ball 
  12. Volleyball
  13. Basketball
  14. Flyball
  15. Tidy up your toys; drop ball in toy box
  16. Find your ball by scent
  17. Bowling

Ball Tricks in Tricktionary

 

 

Olympics Pentathlon Series #3 – Coming Apr.2

 

Olympics Pentathlon Series #4 – Coming May 7

Olympics Pentathlon Series #5 – Coming June 11

 

Citius, Altius, Fortius – Communiter

Faster, Higher, Stronger – Together

Motto of the Olympic Games