SERVICE DOGS OF AMERICA
SDA (Service Dogs of America)
SDA is a Titling program for protection, obedience, tracking & search dog.
Service Dogs of America is dedicated to developing, preserving, and using a canine's natural instincts, intelligence, and tractability to perform meaningful, utilitarian tasks for mankind. Its goal is to use proven common-sense methods for training both canine and handler while maximizing the social, family orientation, and sport aspects of dog training. In addition the SDA program enables the evaluation of a canine's working ability, maintaining and improving breeding stock to conform to the breed's original purpose and function.
▪ One practical basic obedience title (Family-Obedienc FO), which is a prerequisite to the other protection and obedience titles offered.
▪ Three progressively advanced obedience titles (OB1, OB2, OB3).
▪ One non-gripping protection alert title (PA) for personal and family protection.
▪ Seven gripping protection titles (P1, P1S, P1M, P2, P2S, P3, P3S) for personal and family protection.
▪ Three gripping police dog titles (PD1, PD2, PD3).
▪ Three tracking titles (Tracking 1 [T1], Tracking 2 [T2], Master Track [MT]).