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Nose Work Seminar with Donald Blair

Nov 14, 2023 - Nov 16, 2023

Nose Work Seminar with Donald Blair

November 14 – 16, 2023, Sandy Springs, MD

Hosted by USPCA Region 3 and Maryland-National Capitol Park Police K9

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Elevate your nose work team to the next level with a deep dive into canine scent detection. Don Blair, professional trainer and handler, will take you on a refreshing ride into the world of canine scent detection.

Topics Include:

  • Detection training myths and new methods
  • Basic scent theory and odor movement
  • Odor discrimination and distractors
  • The elements of a single detection exercise
  • Reading K-9 behavior
  • Handler support/interference
  • Motivation, maintenance and reinforcement strategies


  • Working Spot $320 for 3 days (Must attend Tuesday’s lecture)
  • One-day Auditing Spot $85
  • Two-day Auditing Spot $170
  • Three-day Auditing Spot $250
  • FREE for current USPCA Region 3 Members

For more information or to register, contact Katybeth Strobel at 703-625-2578 or k9abrams@gmail.com.


Nov 14, 2023
Nov 16, 2023


Sandy Springs, MD


USPCA Region 3