Category: Training

“Here we see the majestic nosework terrier in her natural element. Note the brightly colored plumage, the backward wind up followed by explosive forward movement in conjunction animated screaming of the primate this terrier as chosen to communicate the delivery of the liver of a deceased bovine, carefully dried and preserved by the well-trained primate…” […]

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Selecting a Harness for Scent Work One of the most frequently asked questions in our scent work classes is what type of harness teams should use. The ideal harness for scent work includes the following features: Does not restrict freedom of movement Has a D-ring so the line can be attached behing the withers (shoulder) […]

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Beat the snow and have more fun with your dog this weekend right here in Reno! Introduction to Scent Work: Nosework and Barn Hunt Class Time: Sunday 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM Class Dates: 01/21 Cost: $40 Location: Truckee Meadows Dog Training Club, 1320 Freeport Blvd Unit #107, Sparks, NV 89431 Introduction to Flyball This […]

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In a discussion regarding my article “Hot Tube Time Machine” an individual asked a valid question:  So practicing with only live tubes with a dog who hits on everything is not a good idea?? Excellent question!  The answer is, it depends. I know that I have once again failed to ride in on my rainbow […]

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