Advanced Nosework

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Description: Advanced Nosework will teach you and your dog the skills needed to trial at the Novice, Advanced and/or Superior levels of UKC, or the NW1 or NW2 level of NACSW. Your dog will practice searching all four elements -- Containers, Interiors, Exteriors and Vehicles. Skills to work on in this class will include working corners and working threshold hides, building speed at finding odor, and building drive. Clove will be introduced as your dog will need to alert on that odor in levels past Advanced. Multiple hides in one element may be placed for the dog.

This is a six week seminar with 1.5 hour sessions. Use the Nosework Class Registration Form for a six week class to register for this seminar.

Prerequisites: Dog must be able to find and alert on Birch and Anise odors.

Cost: $85.00 Inactive members/non-members, $63.75 Active members

Location: 4RK9's [map]

Nosework Class Registration Form

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