"In order to really enjoy a dog, one doesn't merely try to train him to be semi-human.The point of it is to open oneself to the possibility of becoming partly a dog."
- Edward Hoagland
Discover the joy and success of training your dog using the power of incentive! Motivational training is a fun, humane and effective method for teaching everything from basic obedience and manners to high level sport skills.
Companion Dog Training
Private dog training sessions are available for pet dog owners looking for guidance in teaching their pet how to be their ideal companion. Reward-based methods are utilized to modify a wide variety of everyday and even challenging behaviors. Crate training, house training, proper leash walking and dog-to-dog reactivity are just a few issues that Companion Dog Training can address.
K9 Nose Work Coaching
K9 Nose Work coaching is available to help new and seasoned competitors prepare for K9 Nose Work trials and events. Coaching sessions are offered to individual teams or to small organized groups. Sessions are aimed at troubleshooting specific challenges that K9NW teams may be facing or for teams to get together and just have fun playing at scent games!
Detection Dog Services
Consultations are available for working detection dog teams that may be experiencing challenges in the field or in training. Professional teams active in the field of wildlife ecology and pest control may schedule consults.
Professional detection dog services are available with the highly trained working dogs at K9inSCENTive, LLC.
Dog Adoption Counseling
Dog adoption counseling is available to assist individuals and families looking to adopt their first dog or for those wanting to add another dog to the family. Consultations are also available for individuals or programs searching for suitable working detection dog candidates.