One-Day Online Conference on Nosework 

"Know the Nose" will take place on May 14th from 9am PT - 5pm PT, and you can join us from the comfort of your living room!
* as per usual if you cannot attend live the conference content will be available in your student library

Tickets $89 

This event has completed.   
Purchase of conference recordings will be available until noon Monday May 16th.



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Conference Schedule Details

ODS01: 9am - Dynamic Focus for Dog Sports

No matter the dog sport you partake in, the key element to success is focus, but more then that… dynamic focus! Join Kamal Fernandez, world renowned dog trainer, and FDSA fac...

Kamal Fernandez (Faculty)

ODS02: 9am - Exceptional Endurance Heelwork

Heelwork attitude and accuracy is often achievable in short bursts. To be able to achieve the same for a sustained duration however, is infinitely more challenging. To compete...

Jenny Gould (Guest Presentations )

ODS03: 11am - Precues & Transitions: Power Up Your Ring Performance

Setting up for an exercise and moving between exercises is often where dogs lose drive, focus and confidence. But the opposite can be true. In this presentation you will learn...

Petra Ford (Faculty)

ODS04: 11am - Up Your Game: Having Fun With Obedience

I can’t even begin to guess how many times I’ve been told, or more often it’s that I’ve overheard, that obedience is boring. It’s not motivating. It's predictable. It’s too up...

Laura Waudby (Faculty)

ODS05: 1pm - Panel Discussion - All About Heeling with Kellie Connell, Kamal Fernandez, Petra Ford & Jenny Gould

Join us for a lively discussion all about the art of training heel position!    

Various Instructors (Guest Presentations )

ODS06: 2pm - Reinforcement Procedures - Chopping up the Clicker into Marker Cues!

Want more clarity in your communication with your dog? Are you feeling like your reinforcement is good, but not GREAT? And what’s with these different marker cues that everyon...

Shade Whitesel (Faculty)

ODS07: 2pm - Ring Stress: Understanding, Addressing and Avoiding it!

Does your fantastic obedience dog turn into a disengaged, sniffy mess in competition? Does your dog forget how to sit next you to start the next exercise? And bright eyes with...

Denise Fenzi (Faculty)

ODS08: 4pm - Panel Discussion - What's Keeping You From Getting in the Ring? with Denise Fenzi, Nancy Gagliardi Little & Shade Whitesel

Join us for a lively panel discussion on common concerns that keep teams from getting into the competition ring and how to overcome them.

Various Instructors (Guest Presentations )


This event has completed.   
Purchase of conference recordings will be available until noon Monday May 16th.



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