National Field Trial Entry Qualifications

Entry in a National Field Trial stake requires meeting specific qualifications.

Vizsla with man and horse
Credit: Kevin Billy

QUALIFICATIONS FOR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP CLASS ENTRY

Open to any Vizsla 6 months of age or older who has ever placed first, second, third, or fourth in an Open All-Age, Amateur All-Age, Open Limited All-Age, Amateur Limited All-Age, Open Gun Dog, Open Limited Gun Dog, Amateur Gun Dog, or Amateur Limited Gun Dog Stake in which at least 13 dogs have started in an AKC-licensed or member field trial. Each dog shall be handled by the same handler in the First and Second Series.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR NATIONAL AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP CLASS ENTRY

Open to any Vizsla 6 months of age or older who has ever placed first, second, third, or fourth in an Amateur All-Age, Amateur Limited All-Age, Amateur Gun Dog, or Amateur Limited Gun Dog Stake in which at least 8 dogs have started in an AKC-licensed or member field trial. Each dog shall be handled by the same handler in the First and Second Series.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR NATIONAL DERBY CLASSIC CLASS ENTRY

Open to any Vizsla over 6 months of age and less than 2 years of age on the first advertised day of the trial who has won a Puppy Stake or placed in a Derby Stake.