Scentsabilities Nosework Podcast

Online Education: Why it works and How to get the most out of it

Online instruction and education has started to become popular in dog sports.  Learn WHY it's so powerful and HOW you can get the most out it.  You'll be amazed!

Yes, but does your dog trust YOU?

We all hear the adage "Trust Your Dog"...  this is perhaps the most misused phrase in canine sporting detection.  More importantly, does your dog trust YOU?  

Understanding Arousal and the Yerkes-Dodson Law as it Relates to Canine Scentwork

Do you want to know the SECRET to successful trialing?  It's AROUSAL.    This podcast is focused mostly on canine scentwork however these concepts apply to all dog sports.  Getting your dog into peak arousal is the key.  What really IS High Drive?  In fact, does it actually exist?  What about anxiety and longterm implications of high arousal?  Get an overview with this short minipod on arousal in canines with this podcast!

The Missing Foundations of Nosework

Is something missing in your training?  Do you have issues or struggle with an aspect of your searching?  Learn about the often neglected aspects of Nosework Foundations in this podcast.  We chat about the theory but we also talk about some fun exercises that can bring out Joyful, Happy searches.  Happy Sniffing!

Appreciation…. a MiniPod

The beginning of a new year is a time for reflection...  reflect with me on the gifts your dog has given you!  Appreciation is the root of passion....

What can be learned from K9 Narcotics handling?

Join me for a discussion with Holly Bushard, an ex-K9 Narcotics handler!  Holly is now a successful NW3 handler... let's hear about her takeaways and discover what we can apply to Nosework handling.

New to NW3? What you need to think about!

Join me for a conversation with Lisa Kirschner, a new NW3 competitor, to talk about the ins and outs of the level.  We cover mental management, blank rooms, learning from "no's" and more!

A Tale of Two Scent Sports: Barn Hunt and Nosework

Can Barn Hunt help the Nosework dog?  Can Nosework help the Barn Hunt dog?  Join me for a discussion with Liz Carter, Barn Hunt judge and owner of Revolution Dog Sports out of Reno, Nevada to find out!

How Nosework Benefits the Reactive Dog

Join me for a discussion with Molly Sumridge, Certified Dog Behavior Consultant and Board member of IAABC on the benefits of Nosework for the reactive dog.

Mini Pod: What is Nosework?

Does your dog "need a job"?  Wondering what this sport is about?  Interested but not sure?  If you have a dog, you need to find out about Nosework, the fastest growing dog sport.  This Mini Pod is targeted at all dog owners, whether you do sports or not.  Check it out!