K9 Nose Work:
Advanced – Continuing (only odor)

This workshop is geared for teams that are already on odor and have been introduced to several different elements of scent work, including containers, interiors, exteriors and vehicles. Depending on skill level, the following concepts may be introduced: buried hides and article discrimination. This workshop is designed to help teams further their knowledge and skill level in scent detection training from Novice to Elite level.


  • Dog Ages: 18 weeks or older
  • Price: $100
  • Schedule: 1 class, 90 minutes in length.
  • Held at the San Diego Gaines Street campus


  • No Experience needed.
  • All dogs work one at a time and will be crated or placed in an x-pen during their down time.
  • It is important for dogs to rest, as scent work is mentally and physically challenging.
  • Dogs must be capable of handling confinement during the class, crated away or near handler.
  • No dogs with any aggression towards people.

San Diego Humane Society group training classes are for friendly dogs and their owners. San Diego Humane Society only uses positive training methods and training tools including the use of food as a reward. We do not support the use of aversive training tools such as choke chains, prong collars, and shock collars.

San Diego Humane Society group training classes are not meant for:

  • Dogs who have growled, snapped or bit a person.
  • Dogs who have bitten other animals.
  • Dogs who exhibit aggression or other behavioral issues.

Enrolling in this class confirms that your dog will meet the above listed prerequisites. Not sure if this is right class for you? Call us at 619-299-7012 ext 2398.