Scent Work / Nose Work
Nosework focuses on teaching you how to encourage and develop your dog's natural scenting abilities by using their desire to hunt and their love of toys, food, and exercise. Your dog's confidence grows as he learns to do what comes naturally and earn rewards.
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Ready, Set, Go! (Finding the right class for your dog) - Not sure which class is right for your dog? What sport would you both enjoy? Try a few different dog sports in just 90 minutes! This is an on-going, one-time class introducing positive reinforcement training and giving an opportunity to try out sports like Rally Obedience, Nose Work Parkour and Agility! Cost: $50 for 90 minute class
Scent Work / Nose Work Classes
Follow Your Nose: Nosework Games for All Ages - Need something fun to exercise your dog’s mind or build their confidence while being gentle on their body? Thinking about competitive odor detection but don’t know where to start? This class is for anyone looking to learn about nosework for the first time or continue playing for fun and enrichment! All dogs welcome from new puppy to sophisticated senior, social butterflies to reactive curmudgeons! If your dog is reactive please make a note in your enrollment so we can help prepare a happy experience! 6-week session, maximum 5 dogs in class
Step Up Scent Work: Going Competitive - Want to begin trialing in scent work sports and searching for competition target odors? This class is geared towards preparing for the Odor Recognition Test (ORT) and Novice level events. Maximum 5 dogs, 6-week session