The NTCA Versatile Norwich (VN) award requires 16 points in a minimum of 3 categories. In categories where multiple levels have titles, only the highest title earned by the dog will be counted.
The NTCA Versatile Norwich Excellent (VNX) award requires 20 points in a minimum of 4 categories. In categories where multiple levels have titles, only the highest title earned by the dog will be counted. One title must be in the Field (Earth Dog/Barn Hunt) category and one title must be GCH, CH, OTCH, UDX, RACH, MACH, PACH, MX, MXP, EE, ME, RATCH.
Non-AKC titling programs can be added to your dog’s permanent AKC title record. Applications for Barn Hunt, Trick Dog, Canine Good Citizen, Therapy Dog, Diving Dog, Parent Club and Working Dog, Flyball, and Search and Rescue can be found on the AKC website at Title Recognition Program (https://www.akc.org/sports/title-recognition-program/). All titles must be confirmed and recognized by the AKC to qualify for the VN and VNX awards.
Using only qualifying titles awarded prior to December 31st of the preceding year, please apply by the deadline, July 15th.
Complete one application per eligible dog.
Any questions contact Joan Krantz at firstname.lastname@example.org prior to July 15th.
Awards will be presented at the NTCA Annual Banquet held in October.