Steve runs a starter Nosework course for people who would like to get started in the sport of Noseworks.
This course is around 10 hours long and usually done over a couple of months, but it can also be run in a 2 day format.
You begin with 3 x 2 hour lessons and then drop back to 2 x 1 hour lessons then one 2 hour at the end.
Take a look at this blog post by Steve too ( http://blog.k9pro.com.au/nosework/ )
This course includes: –
- Developing drive
- A communication system
- Odour Imprinting
- Handling skills
- Search area definition
- Environment challenges
- How the nose actually works
- Overcoming distractions and challenges
- Building search procedures and skills
- Building duration
What will this course give you?
You will develop a better understanding of dog training and how to motivate your dog to do anything.
In most cases you will have a dog that will be able to pass an Odour Recognition test up to a dog that can do a complete Nosework trial.
Your dogs previous training, drive, genetics, your ability to learn all come into play, but expect to do well, have fun and learn loads!
Just email firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more.