K9 Nose Work®

Introduction K9 Nose Work® Class
Can your dog find a crumb on the floor or a treat in your pocket?  This is a class for you.

K9 Nose Work ® is a game and sport designed for dogs which provides an outlet for their natural hunting and scenting abilities. This class offers great mental and physical exercise, builds the dog’s confidence and helps nervous dogs feel more comfortable. Dogs learn to problem solve and work independently. All dogs go home happy and tired.
A no pressure, all fun class – relax and let your dog do the work.

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Class starts Sunday August 13 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Length: 1 hour
Cost: $75.00 for 3 weeks
Instructor: Nancy Osborne, CNWI
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 Continuing K9 Nose Work® Class
This class is designed for the continuing student who wants to encourage their dogs natural hunting/scenting abilities. We will focus on fun search games which allow your dog to hone his/her natural drive to locate the scent. Also will work all four elements – interiors, exteriors, vehicles and containers – needed for competition.

Class starts Sunday July 16  4:00 – 5:00 pm
Length: 1 hour  *meets 7/16, 30,8/13,20,27
Cost: $100.00 for 4 weeks or $125 for 5 weeks
Instructor: Nancy Osborne, CNWI
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Class starts Monday July 17  6:15 – 7:15 pm
Length: 1 hour * meets 7/17, 24,31, 8/14
Cost: $100.00 for 4 weeks
Instructor: Nancy Osborne, CNWI
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Class starts Monday July 17  7:30 – 8:30 pm
Length:1 hour * meets 7/17, 24,31, 8/14
Cost: $100.00 for 4 weeks
Instructor: Nancy Osborne, CNWI
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Class starts Tuesday July 18 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Length: 1 hour meets 7/18,25, 8/15,22
Cost: $100.00 for 4 weeks
Instructor: Nancy Osborne, CNWI
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Class starts Wednesday July 19 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Length: 1 hour meets 7/19,26, 8/16,23
Cost: $100.00 for 4 weeks
Instructor: Nancy Osborne, CNWI
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Class starts Wednesday July 19  8:00 – 9:00 pm
Length: 1 hour meets 7/19,26, 8/16,23
Cost: $100.00 for 4 weeks
Instructor: Nancy Osborne, CNWI
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ORT Prep Class
Dogs will practice finding odor in closed ORT boxes. All odors – birch, anise and clove will be used in class. ORT strategies will be discussed and what to expect on-site at the ORT.

Class starts Sunday July 16
Length: 2 hours 1:30-3:30
Cost: $40.00
Instructor: Nancy Osborne, CNWI
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Intro to Odor K9 Nose Work® Class
Dogs will be introduced to birch odor. They will hunt for this odor paired with food or toy reward. Prerequisite Intro to K9 Nose Work and Continuing K9 Nose Work.

Class starts Sunday TBD
Length: 1 hour
Cost: $100.00 for 4 weeks
Instructor: Nancy Osborne, CNWI
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Advanced K9 Nose Work®
This class will advance handling skills and techniques for dogs searching for a target odor. Students will also learn to read their dogs body language.

Class is available for advanced students.  For more information please contact instructor.

 

Instructor: Nancy Osborne, CNWI