Inspired by professional detection dogs, K9 Nose Work is a fun activity and sport that builds upon your dog’s instinctual desire to use his nose.  It’s designed for dogs of all shapes, sizes and temperaments.

Dog in nosework classIt’s easy to learn, can be done anywhere, and doesn’t require any specialized equipment.  You’ll be brought into your dog’s ‘world of scent’ as you learn to read his behavioral changes, and he’ll develop confidence as he is rewarded for following odor to its source.

Who is this activity suited for:

  • All breeds (not just purebreds!)
  • All sizes of dogs
  • Fearful dogs
  • Reactive dogs
  • All ages from puppies to geriatric dogs
  • Dogs with physical restrictions including blind and deaf dogs
  • Any handler from total novice to experienced dog handler

Learning to scent detctAll dogs are worked one at a time.  Those not working are crated.  No obedience is required.
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