K9NW Competition Ongoing - 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 competitive puzzles designed to meet each teams individual needs. These classes will focus on typical challenges for various trial levels, for example ongoing competition level could include inaccessible hide challenges, time pressure and leash handling, blank areas, area coverage and unknown number of hides.
Intro to Odor(Birch) - Learn how nosework odor can expand the best game for your dog. Odor introduction with puzzles the dog must solve on their own to build confidence, motivation and understanding of the game. Each handler gets a chance to step into the dogs world and understand how powerful that dog nose really is, its great fun! Start date 12/2 - Sunday at 12pm
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, ideally has passed at least 1 ORT. All elements, geared towards teams working toward competing in any nosework venue. Generally applicable to teams that are working toward NW1 or NW2 trials.
Ongoing Competition - All elements focus 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 handlers and teams that may have competed in nosework and have a titled at NW2 - NW3 - Elite.
CURRENT CLASSES - Next Session Starts January 6th, 2019 - Class are 1 hour (1 dog per handler per class)
- Thursday @ 9:45-10:45am
- Sunday @ 1:30-2:30pm
- Wednesday @ 9:45 - 10:45am
- Wednesday @ 11 - 12pm
- Wednesday @ 12:15 - 1:15pm
- Wednesday @ 1:30 - 2:30pm
- Wednesday @ 6:15 - 7:15pm
- Wednesday @ 7:30 - 8:30pm
- Thursday @ 11 - 12pm
- Thursday @ 12:15 - 1:15pm
- Sunday @ 2:45 - 3:45pm
Private Lessons Available - Thursday after 1:30pm or by appointment
Intro to Odor(Birch) - Starts 12/2 Sunday @ 12pm - Register Here