SCENT

Detection

Introduction to Scentwork - £90

 

A fun activity to do with your dog anywhere, anytime! This is a introduction to scent work course. By the end of week 4 your dog will be able to search for a specific scent. The scent we first work on is a red Kong.

Dogs see the world through their nose. They have up to 300 million olfactory receptors. They are able to analyse different scent 40 times more than us humans.

In this 4 week class we will be teaching an active find, using food and a specific scent. The class is split into 4 consecutive Tuesday's and runs for 50 minutes per class.

No previous experience needed!! Scent work is a great activity that with help with calmness and connection. It can be done indoors or outdoors and with the whole family. You and your dog work as a team to search area for a specific scent. Scent work is a fantastic activity for all breeds of dog and can help with recall, general confidence building and a great way to improve connection.

Requirements: Dogs of all ages. Even puppies can join!

All dogs MUST be happy to be in an environment where there will be other dogs and people.

Cost: £90

Location: Newton Secure Dog Walking Field, Whittlesford Road, Newton, CB22 7PH

Start date: 5th July, 19:00 

Indoor and Outdoor Venue: This class will be held outside in a secure field. Please wear weather appropriate clothing.

What to bring:

  • A red Kong

  • Lots of small high value food treats

  • Harness, lead and flat collar (no flexi-leads or head hulti's)

Course Duration: 4 weeks