fbpx
nose work class

Scent (Nose) Work Class

The “Odor Development” class is an independent exercise that teaches dogs to accurately locate odors by initially starting with food in boxes, creating a structured set up, pairing the odors with food, and then gradually removing the boxes.  There are dogs who shine with a job or hobby such as scent detection; the benefits include an increase in confidence, stamina, and cognitive performance.  This is a an ongoing course that requires a minimum of 6 classes prior to introduction to odors.

First class will be held on March 22nd @ 7PM.

• Course cost: $160 / 6 Classes
• Student: Puppies and Dogs who are bored, fearful, high prey-drive, dog-reactive, and/or have a strong innate sense of smell.
• Requirements: A harness, collar, 6 ft leash, and high-value treats.
• Vaccinations: Distemper, Hepatitis, Parainfluenza, Parvo, Bordetella, Rabies (if over 16 weeks of age).
• Length of class: 45-60 minutes as each dog waits for their run.
• Maximum dogs permitted: 4 per class.
• Please inform your instructor if your dog(s) has any allergies or dietary restrictions.