Game of Bones
4 hides in each search area (unknown to competitors). Challenges for the day included a wet environment, lots of dog smells, and a large Level 2 search area. Those that chose to run the large search off-leash were surprised to find that their dogs stayed on task instead of running zoomies all over the park.
Game of Bones - Close Hides Day
CLOSE PROXIMITY HIDES DAY! Level 1 had 4 known hides with 1 close proximity pair. Level 2 hides were unknown to competitors but had 6 hides with 2 close proximity pairs. Winner of Level 1 received $35 and winner of Level 2 received $30. Everyone had fun and is excited for the next game.
Game of Bones - Clash of the Containers
CLASH OF THE CONTAINERS! Level 1 had 4 known hides. Level 2 hides were unknown to competitors but had 5 hides. Challenges for the day included a humid environment and the distractions of being in a dog park while searching containers placed on the ground. Winner of Level 1 received $27.50 and winner of Level 2 received $25.
Game of Bones - Four Square
FOUR SQUARE! Level 1 had 19 points possible - 1 square with 1 high hide; 1 square with an inaccessible hide; 1 square with 2 accessible hides; and 1 square with a set of close proximity hides. Level 2 had 24 points possible - 1 square with 1 high hide; 1 square with 2 sets of close proximity hides; and 2 squares with 1 inaccessible hide. We had a lot of new participants this month including 9 dogs in our primary division searching for treats in a box!. Winner of Level 1 received $30 and winner of Level 2 received $20.
Game of Bones - King of the Fourth
KING OF THE FOURTH! Level 1 searched 2 CD cases, 3 tool boxes, 4 chairs and 5 flower pots (1 hide in each grouping of items). Level 2 searched 3 tables (1hide), 4 chairs (2 hides), 5 tool boxes (1 hide) and 6 kleenex boxes (2 hides). Competitors had 45 seconds to clear the first grouping of items and then 30 seconds to clear each remaining set of items.
Game of Bones - Left, Right, Center
LEFT, RIGHT CENTER! Each competitor rolled the dice to determine whether they searched the "left" interior area, the "right" container area, or "center" exterior area. Each search area had 4 hides to find - the number of hides was known to Level 1-ers and unknown to Level 2-ers.