Kelley, Nathan

Nathan Kelley is a dual purpose K-9 handler and lead trainer for one of the largest police departments in Virginia. He is also a Public Safety Bomb Technician and is assigned to his departments Explosive Ordinance Disposal Unit and is qualified as an expert witness in Federal Court.  In addition he is the Owner of Torpedo K9 which specializes in tracking and apprehension techniques as well as explosive education.  He can be reached at

Class: Agitation Tracking

In this class we will discuss the K-9’s ability to smell through its mouth.  The theory of smell and how the K-9 can use its Vomeronasal organ and absorb smell through its mouth will be explained.  The benefits of agitation tracking and how it can assist your K-9 on hard surfaces will also be covered.