Below you’ll find descriptions for our current line up of our very popular K9 Nose Work classes where we’re tapping into your dogs amazing sense of smell! Currently registration is open for our upcoming June 2018 classes. 6 week classes cost $125. Find out more about each offering by clicking on the classes below – Get signed up today!
Beginner Nose Work Dogs – These dogs have completed our Intro to K9 Nose Work class
- Intro to Odor – ONLY OFFERED TWICE PER YEAR!
(No obedience required. However, dogs MUST be able to settle in the car away from their owner, or in a crate in another room away from their owner.)
Competition K9 Nose Work – Dogs with proficiency in finding the target odor
(Birch, Anise or Clove – Please see class descriptions for prerequisites)
- ORT/NW1 Level
- NW2/NW3 Level
- NW3 and Beyond! (NW2 or UKC Elite level title required)
Sunday classes will skip the week of 7/15 and run through 8/5.
Intermediate Nose Work Dogs – Learning to search for odor
- Intro to K9 Nose Work – Available upon demand
- ORT Refresher Mini Course – Available upon demand
Do you know someone that’d be a great fit for any one of these classes? We would love a referral, so feel free to share our classes page with your friends and your family, too!
Refund Policy: Registration for classes close on 6/11/18, after which no refunds will be offered. Cancelling prior to this date will receive a full refund, minus a $10 admin fee.
If you have not taken K9 Nose Work Classes from Kudos for Canines before, and wish to sign up for one of our Competition level classes, then you may be required to take 60min evaluation and training session.
This will help us determine which class is most appropriate for you and your dog. The price of this evaluation will be at our standard Competition Private rates. Standard contracts and waivers will apply.
Most of our classes are held at 1537 Fort Jesse Rd, Suite A, Normal IL 61761. On the other side of the SmartVet building. Occasionally we offer Road Trip classes, where we take our students to different community partners to hold our classes.