- Bitches in season are allowed to practice in the ring on Thursday afternoon/evening, but not until all other handlers/dogs are done with their training.
- Bitches in season are not allowed into Hall J until all other teams are done competing and practicing. We will set up a special area for bitches in season.
- Bitches in season will compete last on the day regardless of the official running order and random draw.
The carpet in the ring will be professionally cleaned each night between practice/competition days.