Northwest Noseworks is owned and operated by Miriam Rose, CNWI. She was the first trainer to teach K9 Nose Work® in Washington State. Her knowledge and extensive professional background in K9 scent work uniquely qualify her to train K9 Nose Work®, and her regional leadership in this exciting dog sport is unparalleled. Please go to the About page to learn more…
Be a part of the newest and fastest growing dog sport by giving your dog the gift of K9 Nose Work® classes. This exciting and inclusive detection-style activity is appropriate for dogs of any age, breed, size, or physical ability and handlers of all ages and abilities. Featured in the August 2009 issue of “The Whole Dog Journal”. Deepen your relationship with your dogs by putting their minds and noses to work while they burn off their excess energy.
Classes are offered at conveniently located training centers with new classes starting soon. 7 levels of Nosework classes plus 2 levels of Truffle and Mushroom Hunting classes keep you and your dog progressing at your a individual pace and refining your skills as a team. Exciting regional competitions are often held and NW Noseworks students are among the top winners.
Contact us for class openings close to you as classes fill quickly.
While all dogs fall in love with and benefit from K9 Nose Work®, the sport holds special gifts for dogs which lack task or handler focus, are shy or overly reactive around other dogs and/or people, dogs convalescing from medical issues, dogs with social or situational anxiety preventing them from joining typical group training classes, dogs with hearing or sight impairments, or which are retired service, competition, conformation, or working dogs in need of a job to keep them busy and happy.