UGBF Junior Handler Rules

The UBGF Junior Handler Program (formerly known as America’s Junior Handlers) will run from July 1 – June 30 of each year with the exception of 2017/2018.

The first year will run from January 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018.  Awards will be given out at the UBGF Banquet in August of each year.

  • Handlers will be divided into the following age groups: 7-10, 11-13, and 14-17.
  • Handlers can run in any federation to accumulate points. (UBGF, DSBGF, MAB, PBGA, etc.)
  • You DO NOT have to own the dog you are handling.
  • Handlers must be listed on the field trial entry form as the handler.
  • Handlers must handle the dog(s) in the field and show (if applicable).
  • Handlers may handle up to 5 dogs per day.  No exceptions.  (This includes derby trials when all four classes are run in one day.)
  • A new point form must be completed for each class.


Printable Junior Handler Application

Junior Handler Point Form

Print one Junior Handler Point Form for each class