So! You Want To Be A Sniffer Dog?

Conducted by the amazing Fiona Cowie - professional detector dog handler and dog trainer with over 12 yrs experience in her field.

Session 1 (Level 1)

Learn the theory behind scent work!
How to set up training and how to work out a plan
Scent association - how to put the ‘sniffers’ into action!
Demo’s & The Vegemite Game!
(no dogs week 1)

Session 2

Review week 1 & handling, cues & markers
Teach your dog to discern between a control box & a target box
Finish with your dog being able to locate a box with the target odour from a set of boxes.

Session 3

Review week 2 & handling
Introducing non target boxes
Learn how your dog targets for detection
Dogs have individual runs and graduation!

So you want to be a sniffer dog

Level 1 - is a 3 week fun filled workshop, each session is 2 hrs and will result in your dog able to find a target scent and set you up to play scent games at home.

Challenger Institute of Technology
130 Murdoch Dve, Murdoch

Saturday 21 st May, Saturday 28th of May and Saturday 4th of June.

2-4 pm
(please arrive 10 mins early so we can start promptly)

With a dog - $120 (3 sessions)
With out a dog $25 p/session
If you have a reactive dog or shy dog or you just want to learn something new to do with your dog, then this is for you!

Bookings and payment can be made by visiting the links below.

Dog & Handler - click here to book now! 

Observer Week 1 - click here to book now!

Observer Week 2 - click here to book now!

Observer Week 3 - click here to book now!

If you are an Observer and wish to attend all 3 weeks, then please add each week to your cart before you checkout.