Welcome to

the National Dog Sports Association

 

The only Made-In-Canada, multi-sport organization inclusive to all breeds and mixes!

Compete to Challenge Your Team and Earn Titles!

Will your dog be a top ranked specialist or a versatile competitor in multiple sports? Check out the list of sport options currently offered:

CANICROSS

Run with your dog on cross country style trails with the extra boost that dog pulling power gives you. Earn titles virtually or at in person races!

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DOCK DIVING

For dogs who love to swim, jump, and fetch- we have four different game styles to choose from, and we’re the first dock organization in Canada to offer a Champion title!

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SHED ANTLER HUNTING

This outdoor sport is perfect if you have an interested in large area detection work, and if your dog enjoys searching and retrieving!

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TIMED RECALL

This fun new event allows you to test your dog’s maximum speed by motivation them to recall as quickly as possible. A canine 100 yard dash!

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It’s Easy To Get Started: 

Register Your Dog

SAVE $10 until September 1st!

Each competing dog needs a registration number in order to enter events. Your dog’s registration number lasts for their entire lifetime and allows them to compete in any NDS sport for which they are eligible.

Find and Enter Events

New Events Added!

Check out the NDS events listing for 2023 and discover a trial local to you!

Host a Test or Trial

We exist to make hosting tests and trials as painless as possible! From reasonable event fees to online judge training programs. 

Click below to find out the difference between tests and trials, and how easy it is to get started as a host!

Dogs registered this year... and counting!

Thanks for visiting our brand new website! Some elements, such as schedules and full rulebooks- are still under construction. Be patient and return frequently for updates!