Nosework Class

Nosework Class is an essential class for high energy dogs with the desire to use their nose for a working purpose.

Description

Must have completed Basic Obedience Class with us prior to this class. Nosework class allows your dog to learn to use their nose to find specific scents and to indicate on them. This class is helpful for energetic dogs to harness that drive as well has to create confidence and drive in a nervous and shy dog. Using positive reinforcement and high value rewards, we aim for a very motivated dog that understands the task fully. This class essential for for high energy dogs with the desire to use their nose for a working purpose.  

Curriculum

  • Teaching drive to search

  • On and off leash skills

  • Teaching to focus around distractions

  • Teaching active indication

  • Teaching passive indication

  • Container Searches

  • Room Searches

Policies

Dogs should have absolutely no aggression history. If you aren’t sure what this means, please contact us.

 

The course meets for six consecutive (unless a skip date is noted on the schedule) one hour classes. Full attendance is mandatory for Puppy and Basic Obedience.

 

If you cancel or reschedule prior to the start of class, there is a $5.00 cancellation fee. Please note that once class has begun, the class fee is non-refundable, non-transferable, and there are no make-up classes. Keep in mind these policies when you sign up for a class and please do not request an exception to the stated policies.

 

Proof of Vaccine Requirements: For dogs 16 weeks and older a record of their vaccinations must be signed by your veterinarian and include vaccine for: rabies, distemper/parvovirus, and bordetella. If your veterinarian chooses not to give your pup one or more of these vaccines at the time of class, we must have a signed letter from them stating that it is contraindicated. Dogs must be on flea & tick preventative to enter the facility.