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Scent Work 1 – Building the Search

Scent Work 1 – Building the Search

Class Description

This six (6) week class introduces dogs to the sport of Scentwork. The class utilizes techniques similar to those used to train professional detection dogs. Scentwork and search skills harness dogs’ natural instincts and love of hunting—Your dog will have fun, build confidence, and use mental and physical energy during the class and homework sessions.

Instructor Nancy Frensley is a certified Scentwork instructor and AKC Scentwork Judge. This class offers a class curriculum that is suitable to prepare your dog for competitions.

8 PM classes cost 25% less than the earlier classes.

Class Candidate

For dogs age 4 months and older. No previous scentwork experience required.

Pre-Requisites / Requirements

Dogs in this class must be able to stay in a crate out of sight of their owners.

Vaccinations: Your dog should be current with Distemper Combination and Rabies.

  • Scentwork 1 2080: July 19-August 30
    July 19, 2018
    6:45 pm - 7:45 pm
  • Scentwork 1 2101: September 6~October 18
    September 6, 2018
    6:45 pm - 8:45 pm
  • Scentwork 1 2119: October 25-December 20
    October 25, 2018
    6:45 pm - 7:45 pm
  • Scentwork 1 2139: December 13~January 17
    December 13, 2018
    8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Scentwork 1 2168: January 24~February 28
    January 24, 2019
    6:45 pm - 7:45 pm
  • Scentwork 1 2183: February 21~April 11, 8:00 pm
    February 21, 2019
    8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Scentwork 1 2184: March 7~April 18, 6:45 pm
    March 7, 2019
    6:45 pm - 7:45 pm
  • Scentwork 1 2214: May 2~June 6, 6:45 PM
    May 2, 2019
    6:45 pm - 7:45 pm
  • Scentwork 1 2240: June 13~July 18, 8:00 PM
    June 13, 2019
    8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Instructor(s)

  • Train the Bay trainer Nancy Frensley with her Austrailian Shepherd and mixed dogs
    Nancy Frensley
    As the Lead Trainer at Train the Bay, Nancy spent the last three decades dedicated to her training work, to developing the program, and to helping Bay Area dogs and their families. In addition to the hundreds of students she teaches every year, she is the voice behind Berkeley Humane’s free Behavior Advice Hotline, and she evaluates and supports the training of shelter dogs at Berkeley Humane.

Venue:  

Address:
2700 Ninth Street, Berkeley, California, 94710, United States