ATTS tests scheduled for 2017

Last updated 6/24/2017

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Please BEWARE! ATTS tests are NEVER offered to individual dogs at the owner’s home. If someone approaches you to test your dog at home, this person is NOT associated with ATTS. ALL official ATTS tests are sponsored by recognized dog clubs and organizations and are listed on the ATTS website. Please contact ATTS for more information if you are unsure if an event or individual is legitimately associated with our organization.

The American Temperament Test Society (ATTS) would like to announce the following upcoming tests. If you would like to have more information regarding any of the tests listed below please contact the person listed for that test.

All listed tests are open to all breeds and spayed or neutered mixed breeds unless otherwise specified.

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All tests are hosted by an organized dog club. If your organization would like to host an ATTS Temperament Test, please proceed to the Contact ATTS section for the ATTS addresses or send an e-mail to Please include your snail mail address in your request for a more rapid response. Or you may go here to download the ATTS application and other forms to hold a test in PDF format. The test entry form is also available for download. Thank you for your interest.

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July 2017

July 9, 2017 (Sunday) ***DATE CHANGE from Sun. 6/4/17***
Suzanne’s Dog Training
Contact: Katherine Pepe
Telephone: 845-562-6208 / 512-658-0991
Club Website:
Pre-Entries by: May 15, 2017 (Day of entry tests accepted if room)
Entry Fee: $40
Make Checks Payable to: Katherine Pepe
Mail Entries to: Katherine Pepe, 6 Celestial Way, Newburgh, NY 12550
Test Location: Suzanne’s Dog Training, 99 Purdy’s Lane, New Windsor, NY 12553
Time: 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Chief Tester: Tom Szebenyi

September 2017

September 9, 2017 (Saturday)
Flathead Kennel Club of Montana
Contact: Pamela Stringfellow
Telephone: 406-837-2818
Club Website:
Pre-Entries by: August 25, 2017
Entry Fee: $35.00
(Entries limited to first 45 dogs. Day of test entries will ONLY be accepted if maximum number of dogs is not met by pre-entries.)
Make Checks Payable to: Flathead Kennel Club
Mail Entries to: PO Box 2547, Kalispell, MT 59901
Test Location: River’s Edge Park (just off of 3rd Avenue East and 5th Street East – follow signs – see club website for Google map), Columbia Falls, MT
Time: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Chief Tester: Karen Cannard

September 9, 2017 (Saturday) ***DATE CHANGE from Sun. 9/10/17***
The Dogwood Rottweiler Club of Metro Atlanta
Contact: Susan Benkiser
Telephone: 770-354-8645
Pre-Entries by: September 7, 2017
Entry Fee: Pre-entry $35.00, day of test $40 cash only
(Day Of test entries based on space available & will close at 12:00 noon)
Make Checks Payable to: DRCMA
Mail Entries to: 6985 Matt Hwy, Cumming, GA 30028
Test Location: Sugre Herding Facility, 6985 Matt Hwy, Cumming, GA 30028
Time: 8:00 am to 3:00 pm (OUTDOORS-Rain or Shine, may go later if entries warrant)
Chief Tester: Ed Leisure

September 10, 2017 (Sunday)
Splash n’ Dash K9 Sports Inc
Contact: Ron Frey
Telephone: 412-889-8276
Club Website:
Pre-Entries by: August 28, 2017
Entry Fee: Pre-entries $40, day of test $45
Make Checks Payable to: SNDK9 SPORTS INC
Mail Entries to: Ms. Sherry Caldwell, 92 Arlene Drive, North Versailles, PA 15137
Test Location: Splash n’ Dash Facility Grounds, 1900 Sheena Drive, Plum Boro, PA 15239
Time: 9 am to 4 pm
Chief Tester: Pat Miller

September 16, 2017 (Saturday) (NOTE: date changed from 9/23/17)
Mile High Rottweiler Club
Contact: Randi Garske
Telephone: 720-560-2300
Club Website:
Rottweilers will be given first preference
Pre-Entries by: September 15, 2017
Entry Fee: $40
Make Checks Payable to: Mile High Rottweiler Club
Mail Entries to: Randi Garske, 3861 Morning Glory Dr., Castle Rock, CO 80109
Test Location: 10875 E. Hilltop Road, Parker, CO 80134
Time: 8:00 am to 7:00 pm
Chief Tester: Karen Cannard

September 23, 2017 (Saturday)
Canine Solutions
Contact: Polly Dake-Jones
Telephone: 262-490-3736
Pre-Entries by: September 1, 2017
Entry Fee: $30.00
Make Checks Payable to: Canine Solutions LLC
Mail Entries to: N7256 North Crystal Lake Road, Beaver Dam, WI 53916
Test Location: Golden Beaver Baseball Field, 500 Block of East Burnett, Beaver Dam, WI
Time: Starts at 9:00 am
Chief Tester: Polly Dake-Jones

October 2017

October 5, 2017 (Thursday)
The Akita Club of America (National Specialty)
Contact: Shannon Miller
Telephone: 949-400-3887
Club Website:
Pre-Entries by: September 5, 2017
Entry Fee: $45.00
Make Checks Payable to: The Akita Club of America
Mail Entries to: Shannon Miller, 10861 Gray Pl, Tustin, CA 92782
Test Location: Holiday Inn at Roberts Centre, 123 Gano Road, Wilmington, OH 45177