K9NW Competition Ongoing Levels - multi-week ongoing class for teams already competing in K9 Nose Work® or other venues that are getting ready to compete. Teams need to have already completed the Birch ORT. This class will include all odors (Birch, Anise & Clove) for appropriate teams. Each session will focus on preparing teams for competition, and will primarily focus on foundation puzzles designed to meet each teams individual needs. These classes will focus on typical challenges for each trial level, for example Intermediate level will include inaccessible hide challenges, time pressure, leash handling, etc. Advanced level is focused on teams preparing for NW3. For example Advanced level will include, blank areas, area coverage and unknown number of hides.
Foundation – Foundation classes work on the handler skills and building odor importance for the dog in preparation for competition. Perquisite requirement; dog already on 1st odor-Birch. All elements, geared towards teams working toward competing in any nosework venue. Generally applicable to teams that are working towards NW1, ORTs or Element level trials.
Intermediate Competition – Foundation class works on the handler skills, building handlers understanding of odor, and handler confidence for competition. All elements, geared towards teams currently competing in any nosework venue. Generally applicable to more experienced handlers and teams that may have achieved a nosework title and/or ORTs.
Advanced Competition – All elements, geared toward teams currently competing in any nosework venue. Generally applicable to teams that already have a nosework title or are working towards NW3s.
Masters Competition – All elements or mix elements, geared toward teams currently competing in an advanced level nosework venue. Generally applicable to teams that already have advanced nosework titles and are working towards NW3 Elite or Elite titles.
Please email if you are not sure about what level is right for you! Jason@hengten.com
NEXT ONGOING CLASS SESSIONS Starts - January 3rd, 2018
Drop-In spots will be available for Registration Soon
TUESDAY - Starts January 9th
Masters Competition - Tuesday @ 7:00pm - OPEN
WEDNESDAY - Starts January 4th
Masters Competition - Wednesday @ 10:30am-11:30am - OPEN
Advanced Competition - Wednesday @ 12pm-1pm - OPEN
Intermediate Competition - Wednesday @ 1:30pm-2:30pm - OPEN
Intermediate/Adv Competition - Wednesday @ 7:00pm - OPEN
Intermediate/Foundation - Thursday @ 10:30am Starts January 11th - OPEN
Intermediate Competition - Sunday @ 3:00pm Starts January 7th - OPEN
All Classes will be at HengTen K9 - 80 Mockingbird Hill, Leander TX 78641
Questions about which level is right for you contact of about availability of Full Class please firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
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