City Sniffers Scent Class
Harnessing the power of the canine nose
Upcoming Start Dates:
Level 1 - intro to food searches in containers
New classes coming in 2024!
Level 2 - intro to odour - must complete level 1 first
*Includes a starter odour kit
Coming in 2024!
What you'll learn:
The level 1 food searches class will give you a basic introduction to food searches in containers. Over 5 weeks, we will gradually build the difficulty of the searches at your dog's pace while giving you some fun homework.
In the level 2 intro to odour class we will teach you how to pair birch oil and get your dog detecting a target scent.
This set of classes runs for 5 weeks
Each class is one hour long
Everyone will receive weekly info sheets and homework
Dogs must be 5 months old or older to attend.
Reactive dogs welcome - dogs displaying aggression to humans may not attend
2 handlers max per dog. Children are encouraged to stay home
There will be 2 trainers on hand to coach you and answer any questions
Maximum 6 dogs per class with 2 trainers. Maximum 4 dogs per class with 1 trainer.
Each dog works one on one to ensure comfort during their searches
Out front of James Park Elementary, Port Coquitlam
1761 Westminster Ave. Port Coquitlam - there is parking on the street out front.
$225 plus GST
There are no washrooms on site
Dogs unable to cope with the class setting may need to transfer to private sessions. We will discuss this further if this is the case
Your dog may be required to wait in your car between turns, ensure they are comfortable with this.