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Scentwork Class

  • Started Sep 11
  • 200 US dollars
  • 4319 W Roberts Road

Service Description

Meets weekly 8 weeks This class is an introduction class or for dogs who have had some exposure to scent whether that is one scent or all scents. A great way to build a dogs confidence and natural abilities! Reactive/aggressive dog welcome as long as they can be managed. Hides that will be worked: - Elevated - Container - Exterior - Vehicle - Interior - Buried (water and sand) - All scents AKC/UKC/NACSW: Birch, Anise, Clove, Cypress, Myrrh, Vetiver, Owners scent. Please bring a rain coat as it may rain just like at shows! The shows will go on! If the weather is really bad class will be held inside somewhere. Kristina's Method: Utilizing the natural hunt method where the scent eventually will be the dogs ultimate reward similar to the bell method. Kristina trains dogs on all scents, not just 1. Homework will be assigned weekly.

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

​Class enrollments, private lessons, consults, and other services can be cancelled for a 50% refund when cancelled more than 48 hours after purchase.  Class enrollments or private sessions cancelled with less than 48 hours prior to the start of the class or private lesson will only receive a credit on the client account for future classes and services. Seminars cancelled within 30 days of an event will only receive a 50% refund for the cost of the seminar.  Our classes and seminars are often full and your enrollment keeps another client from filling that spot if you cannot attend. If you are not able to attend a class or seminar after you have already enrolled, please contact the Happy Tails Ranch office as soon as possible. Clients who no call/no show for classes, privates, events or seminars, or do not schedule purchased services within 48 hours  will only receive an account credit for the class, event, service, or seminar.  If repeated no call/no shows occur (more than 2), clients will be required to pay an addition 50% of the class or service cost to reschedule. 

Contact Details

  • 4319 W Roberts Road, Island Lake, IL 60042

    +1 847-487-2419

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