UKSD Beginners Scent Detection Workshop

Give your dog a job!

  • Starts Jul 9
  • 60 British pounds
  • Pandy Paddock

Service Description

UKSD Beginners Scent Detection Workshop Bronze Level - Series 1 Scent Detection for Pet Dogs Teach your dog to become a detective! Scent detection training has long been widely used across the world, for working and operational services. Our amazing dogs have been used to search for drugs, bombs, firearms, cash, contraband, missing people & human remains. Even more amazing, in recent years dogs are being used for assistance purposes. Medical alert (diabetes & epilepsy) and medical detection, such as detecting cancer cells in humans....WOW! ​We aim to give pet owners the skills to train and take part in scent training activities with their dogs, just like the working 'Sniffer Dogs'! 🌟Benefits of Scent Detection Training🌟 >Increases mental enrichment for dogs of all ages and breeds. >Improves dog's confidence. >Calming >Builds on the connection between you and your dog. >Builds trust between handler and dog. >Lowers likelihood of common behaviour issues by engaging your dog's brain. >Builds resilience and optimism in your dog. >Builds a strong relationship between handler/dog as work as a team. What We Will Cover: This workshop will introduce you to Scent Training Techniques & Exercises for you to enjoy with your Dog. As well as coaching on your training programme and handling of searches. You will learn how to train your dogs to search items such as pipes, bags, chairs and tables. Once you have completed Series One you will be able to take part in Series Two and compete in UK Sniffer Dogs Bronze Trials which are held in various locations in Carmarthenshire. UK SNIFFER DOG's aim, is to get more owners and dogs participating in Scent Training, whether it be for fun, working or assistance dog purposes. What You Will Need: RED Kong Harness Long Lead/Longline (non-retractable, no slip leads) Selection of Dogs' Favourite Treats (moist treats like sausages are best) Dogs' Favourite Toy Dog Bowl & Water Poo bags How classes will be running: >Please bring your own water and bowl. >You must keep your dog on lead at all times at the grounds. >Please clean up after your dog and take poo bags with you or in the bins provided. >If your dog barks or lunges at other dogs or people please get in touch to discuss 1-2-1 training with our dogs to help prepare them for the class environment. *This is a 4 hour workshop so please bring some lunch with you* Taught by qualified UK Sniffer Dogs Gold Level Instructors

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Contact Details

  • Cwmcloch Farm, Meidrim SA33 5PG