Unfortunately the planned NW2 trial will not be going ahead due to lack of numbers. Instead, K9 Nose Time will host a training trial (Mock Trial)
K9 Nose Work® NW2 Mock Trial
(4 elements – interior, exterior, vehicles and containers, all Birch & Anise only)
Trial Location: Winston Hills NSW
Certifying Official: Marion Brand
Entry Cost: $25 per dog and handler team
- Plan to arrive at the trial location at 830 am to check in – 9 00 am welcome and a walk through will be conducted at 9 15 am – start running at 9 30 am
- Please remember that K9 Nose Time events welcome dogs of all description and temperaments. We rely on participants to respect the needs of all other dogs on the ground. As such, any dog, whether competing or not, will not be permitted to roam or socialize with any other dogs in the vicinity of the trial grounds. Exhibitors are responsible for the comfort and behavior of their dogs.
- Yellow ribbons and cones designate areas reserved for reactive dogs on for parking and peeing
- All dogs must be on a leash at all times when not being tested.
- The dog’s owner is responsible for having their dog ready when it is to be judged. Be prepared to keep your dog in your car or in a crate by your car when not being tested. You are responsible for picking up after your dog
- Females in season – please contact your trial host (K9 Nose Time) if this becomes a possibility
Description of Trial
Only birch and anise odours – 4 elements
- Container Search:
- Always on leash
- At least one distractor (i.e. food, toys). Distractors will be within the containers used for the container search.
- Containers may be boxes, luggage, or containers set in any arrangement.
- Any combination of boxes, luggage and containers may be used.
- The handler is required to identify the container containing the hide, they are not required to identify the specific location of the hide in the container.
- Interior Building Search:
- May be on or off leash as designated by the Certifying Official
- Two search areas
- No blank areas. (Areas without odour that must be searched and deemed clear of odour.)
- Exterior Area Search:
- On leash; may be off leash option but only if area is secure
o Vehicle Search:
- On leash
- Up to four vehicles. There may be multiple odours on vehicles.
All trial related questions, contact K9 Nose Time – firstname.lastname@example.org
- NW2 Mock Trial 15 Oct 2017
October 15, 2017
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Venue: Bundilla Scout Camp