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HOSTING: Penny Scott-Fox Seminar

Sept 7-8th, 2018 in Stroudsburg, PA

Contact Stacy at  severnswb@hotmail.com for more information and to register.

Want to go into a trial feeling the best prepared that you could ever be? Do you have a block on certain elements? Are you frustrated with ‘just missing one hide?’

Penny Scott-Fox and her dog Turner won the NACSW 2015 Nationals. Her NSDTR, Blaze is the No. 1 Toller in the country and only a few points away from being an Elite CH.

Topic Medley

Sept 20-23rd, 2018 in Stockholm, Sweden

Contact Francine at francineskoglund@hotmail.com for more information and to register.

Theme 1, Sept. 20-21: ”Building the winning team”
* (Focus on the first two foundations: Confidence and Motivation)
* Odor obedience
* Deciphering your dog and strengthening the search sequence

Theme 2, Sept. 22-23: ”Ready for the win!”
* (Focus on the next two foundations: Skills and Stamina)
* Advanced skills and scent puzzles
* Hide placement
* Training and trialing strategies

Evening lecture: ”Win by a Nose!”

Win by a Nose: Training & Trialing Strategies + Judging connected AKC Trial

Sept 27-30th, 2018 in Stateline, NV (Lake Tahoe)

Contact Liz Carter at thejackswild79@gmail.com for more information and to register.

Learn the “secret sauce” to being the best competitive team that you can with your dog.  Learn the nuances of handling, reading your dog, managing arousal, teamwork and mental management.  Delve in depth into each of these critical components!

Judging AKC Scent Work at Westie Nationals 

Oct 7th, 2018 in Phoenixville, PA

AKC Business 

Oct 13-14th, 2018 in NJ

Confidence & Motivation, and Win by a Nose: Training & Trialing Strategies

Oct 20-21st, 2018 in Winchester, VA

Contact Connie at  strategicpawstraining@hotmail.com for more information and to register.

Part 1: Did you know that there are three kinds of Confidence?  And that your motivation problem might not be motivation at all?  Or maybe you DO have a motivation problem…. Learn how to tell the difference and how to address the root problem.  And what about the KEY to success…. AROUSAL!  Learn about how arousal and emotion can contribute to your success and explore how to regulate them.  Practice exercises and situational hides to build team confidence and to get the dog “in drive”.

Part 2: Learn the “secret sauce” to being the best competitive team that you can with your dog.  Learn the nuances of handling, reading your dog, managing arousal, teamwork and mental management.  Delve in depth into each of these critical components!

Confidence & Motivation, Training & Trialing Strategies, and Coaching

Oct 25-28th, 2018 in Denmark

Contact Sanne at Info@loruphundecenter.dk for more information and to register.

 Part 1: Did you know that there are three kinds of Confidence?  And that your motivation problem might not be motivation at all?  Or maybe you DO have a motivation problem…. Learn how to tell the difference and how to address the root problem.  And what about the KEY to success…. AROUSAL!  Learn about how arousal and emotion can contribute to your success and explore how to regulate them.  Practice exercises and situational hides to build team confidence and to get the dog “in drive”.

Part 2: Learn the “secret sauce” to being the best competitive team that you can with your dog. Learn the nuances of handling, reading your dog, managing arousal, teamwork and mental management. Delve in depth into each of these critical components!

Part 3: Get one on one attention building your team’s confidence, motivation and skills with a Coaching Day!

Topic TBD

Nov 10-11th, 2018 in East Troy, WI

Contact Patti at patti@forpetssake.com for more information and to register.

Topic TBD

Win by a Nose: Training & Trialing Strategies

Nov 16-18th, 2018 in Regina, Saskatchewan, CAN

Contact Christina at woofaction@sasktel.net for more information and to register.

Learn the “secret sauce” to being the best competitive team that you can with your dog. Learn the nuances of handling, reading your dog, managing arousal, teamwork and mental management. Delve in depth into each of these critical components!

AKC Business

Nov 25th, 2018 in NJ

Win By A Nose – Training & Trialing Strategies

Dec 1st, 2018 in Toronto, ON

Contact Yvonne at quintecanine@hotmail.com  for more information and to register.

Learn the “secret sauce” to being the best competitive team that you can with your dog.  Learn the nuances of handling, reading your dog, managing arousal, teamwork and mental management.  Delve in depth into each of these critical components!

Confidence & Motivation and Scent Puzzles

Dec 8-9th, 2018 in Houston, TX

Contact Giovanna at giovannaimperia@icloud.com  for more information and to register.

Part 1: Confidence and Motivation once more with gusto — and more. We will use a series of exercises and situational hides to build team confidence and to get the dog in drive. We will also work on reading your dogs by analyzing different dogs during searches

Part 2: Special topics puzzles. As dogs move up in classes, they will encounter more challenging scenarios. Teams will work a variety of puzzles designed to address air flow challenges such as pooling odor, converging odor and much more. Some blind searches with unknown number of hides will be set up to stretch the teams skills

Judging 2-Day Trial + Element Elementals Seminar

Dec 29-31st, 2018 in Atlanta, GA

Contact Jinnie at solsticecwc@gmail.com for more information and to register.

Explore all four elements and their challenges in this trial preparation seminar.  Have fun with different challenges that will stretch your capabilities.  Stacy will work on honing your handling so that you can go for those “P’s” and “Q’s”.  Each element will be presented with special challenges to work through in order to help you develop confidence and finesse.  There are no titling requirements for this seminar however dogs should be able to confidently work all four elements.

2019

 

FDSA Training Camp

May 3-5th, 2019 in Lebanon, PA

Join your favorite FDSA trainers hosting three action packed days of Obedience, Rally, Agility, Nosework, Freestyle, Rally-FrEe lectures, labs, and more!!

Stacy will give several presentations each day of the 3-day conference.

Topics TBD

May 17-19th, 2019 in Helena, MT 

Contact Bree at bcaldwell609@yahoo.com for more information and to register.

Topics TBD

May 24-28th, 2019 in Denmark

Contact Tina at noseworkdk@gmail.com for more information and to register.