Retrieving Ability Tests for Gundogs

Gundog Working TestsRATG are tests of obedience and retrieving and they are conducted in the field with dummies of simulated game, with the Gundog working ‘off lead’. The Tests provide a way for handlers to demonstrate that their Gundog has basic retrieving ability. 

‘Main’ and ‘Limited’ Registered Gundogs (including de-sexed registered Gundogs) and ‘Associate Registered Dogs’ of a variety accepted by a Member Body as a “Purebred Gundog” are all permitted to compete in Retrieving Ability Test for Gundogs (RATG) in all States and/or Territories of Australia.