For teams who have completed Nosework Level 2 or have significant Nosework experience.
This course will introduce engaging games that test our dog's ability to stay focused on the search.
*FULL Oct 8 - Nov 12
Thursdays at 7:30 pm
170 Titanium Road
6, 1 hour lessons
Maximum 4 dogs, bring a crate if possible
You may be asked to bring objects to class.
Dogs must have completed Nosework Level 2 or equivalent
Dogs must be comfortable in class setting around other dogs and people.
To create a safe environment and protect the health of all participants, the following rules apply starting Oct 1:
Masks must be worn during indoor training. If you do not have a mask, one will be provided.
Hand sanitizer must be used upon entering.
Remain 6 feet from others as much as possible
Stay home if you are ill, or required to quarantine
Set up distractions during searches without setting your dog up to fail
Handling to support your dog when searching around distractions
How to proof your dog's ability to stay focused on searching for odor
How to stay engaged with searching when distractions are present.
How to search for odor in open rooms and indoor environments.
How to communicate that they've found odor in new and challenging searches.
How to maintain enthusiasm for the game of searching.