Scent Games

Nosework Games Basic Course: $300, training odors included

Nosework is a very rewarding game that EVERY dog can play, regardless of age, breed, size, or energy level! 

 

    • Can be done entirely indoors, providing a great energy outlet for long winters and poor weather days.
    • Provides excellent mental stimulation.
    • Highly rewarding game for your dog – and rewarding for you too!
    • Positive bonding experience for you and your dog, and a great confidence builder for shy/nervous dogs.
    • Low impact – no intense physical requirements.

Package Includes: 10 – 30 minute private training sessions or 10 – 1 hour group training sessions, training odors for home practice and odor storage container

NOTE: Not all dogs will progress at the same rate. These packages are based on our experience with the average pet dog, but some may require more lessons. 

Nosework Advanced Training: $30 per lesson, training odors included

Continue to build your dog’s nose skills through additional advanced lessons!  

    • Build more complex environments to expand your dog’s understanding and skillset
    • Indoor, outdoor, vehicle and other training scenarios available
    • Additional odors available

Includes: 30 minute private training session or 1 hour group training session and training odors for home practice

NOTE: Not all dogs will progress at the same rate. These packages are based on our experience with the average pet dog, but some may require more lessons.

Competition Nosework

Competition Nosework: Take your pet’s scent detection game to the next level by competing against other handler teams!

Complete Nosework Games training, then join other Nosework enthusiasts for friendly competiton:  

  • OLK9 Sniff & GO Events – Off Leash trainers set up a training environment for local clients to drop by for a quick sniff. Follow us on Facebook for upcoming events. 
  • OLK9 Nosework Trials – Off Leash trainer-led events for Nosework handler/dog teams to test their skills against other handlers in the area! Follow us on Facebook for upcoming 
  • AKC Scent Work Trials – Join an AKC Scent Work Club and compete at AKC Trials! More info here
Antler/Shed Hunting Training: $ per session, X sessions recommended, training odors NOT included

Antler/Shed Hunting Training Package: Teach your dog the valuable skill of finding their own antler chews! Antlers are a healthy, natural chew for dogs, but can be expensive. Shed hunting is a mentally stimulating task for your dog, a bonding experience for you and your dog, and a great form of exercise!

Includes: X – 30 minute sessions. We do not provide the training odor for sheds, and recommend you wait until lessons 3-4 to purchase it. Your trainer will provide recommendations for odor storage to avoid contamination and decay.

Personal/Private Drug Detection Training: $ per session, X sessions recommended, training odor NOT included

Personal/Private Drug Detection Training: Have concerns about drugs in your home? Teach your dog to identify common drug odors and alert to their presence so you can conduct searches of your own property. 

Included: X – 30 minute sessions. We do not supply drug training odors, but they can be purchased through ScentLogix. We recommend waiting to order your training odors until your trainer indicates your dog is ready, due to their limited shelf life. Your trainer will provide information on proper storage and handling of training odors to avoid contamination and decay. 

Deer or Bear Recovery Training: $ per session, X sessions recommended, training odor NOT included

Deer or Bear Recovery Training: Newly passed MN State Statute 97B.207 allows the use of dogs to recover deer or bear taken lawfully during hunting season. Teach your dog to follow a blood trail in case your hunting party has trouble finding their harvest! 

Includes: X – 30 minute sessions. We do not provide the training odor for deer or bear, and recommend you wait until lessons 3-4 to purchase/harvest it. Your trainer will provide recommendations for odor storage to avoid contamination and decay.

NOTE: A trained dog will be available in the Alexandria and surrounding areas to recover deer for a fee. Contact [email protected] for more info. 

Pheasant/Upland Bird Hunting Training: $ per sessions, X sessions recommended, training odor NOT included

Pheasant/Upland Bird Hunting Training: Give your dog an advantage during hunting season by teaching them to pick pheasant, quail or grouse odor out of a lineup and follow it!

Includes: X – 30 minute sessions. We do not provide the training odor for upland birds, and recommend you wait until lessons 3-4 to purchase it. Your trainer will provide recommendations for odor storage to avoid contamination and decay.

Man Tracking/Trailing Training: $ per session, X sessions recommended

Man Tracking/Trailing Training: Teach your dog to do what professional Search & Rescue dogs do! Track/trail human odor through a variety of environments. Man tracking is a very mentally stimulating game, but can also be used in real world situations!

Included: x – 30 minute sessions. 

Custom Odor Training: $ per session, X sessions recommended, training odor NOT included

Custom Odor Training: Have a specific odor you’d like your dog to find? Contact us for information! 

Included: X – 30 minute sessions. You provide the specific odor you’d like to train at/after lesson 3 or 4. 

STEP 1

Pay for your desired Training Package below


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STEP 2
Click the link to schedule lessons

 




 

Questions: 320-332-0374 / [email protected]

**Email us at: [email protected] for more information about our Military/Emergency Services discount, and our Multiple Dog discount!