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Saturday June 15th, 2024

ScentWork Clue Game

Presented by: Lauralea Oliver

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ScentWork Clue Game

Date: Saturday, June 15, 2024,

8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Location:  Woman's Club of Arroyo Grande

211 Vernon Street, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420

Registration Fee: $130 per handler

Registration Opens: 4/3/24 at 9:00 a.m

*This event is offered exclusively to current Gentle Touch Pet Training Nose Work clients with Nose Work experience until 4/14/24.  If not filled, on 4/15/24 this event will be open to the public. Once registration is full, we will provide a waitlist. Dogs need to be on all 3 odors.

New to Nose Work? Click here to check out our
Intro to Nose Work training classes.
Introducing a unique ScentWork Clue Game, where you and your dog can become the heroes of a
high-stakes mystery. Teams of four handlers and their dogs will embark on a scentwork journey like no other, using their noses to uncover clues to solve the puzzle. Together, you'll unravel the who, the what, and the where of a cunningly crafted crime.

Unleash Your Inner Detective

This fast-paced game combines the excitement of a detective hunt with the joy of working closely with your dog, strengthening the bond between you as you decode each clue. Whether you're a seasoned handler or new to the scentwork scene, this game promises an unforgettable experience filled with challenge, teamwork, and fun. Don't miss your chance to sign up for our next event and prove that your team has what it takes to crack the case. Join us for an exhilarating day where keen noses and sharp minds prevail. Sign up now and let the adventure begin!
  • One dog will search at a time and dogs will be crated in cars between searches. (Please bring items to keep your dog comfortable in the car. We recommend bringing a chair.)

  • Dogs need to be on all three odors (birch, anise and clove) and be comfortable searching in new and varied environments

  • Please be sure that your dog is comfortable in this kind of setting with dogs and people that they may not know.

Registration Opens: 4/3/24 at 9:00 a.m.

Once registration is full, we will open to public and provide a waitlist.

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Lauralea Oliver

Lauralea is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer, Ecological Detection Dog Trainer and Handler, and an International Speaker on canine scent work and scent detection dogs. Through the National Association of Canine Nose Work, she is a Certified Nose Work Instructor®, Trial Judge, and Certifying Official. Lauralea has made a career working with dogs which began in 2000. Her years of experience include working with dogs in many environments and disciplines including shelter and rescue dogs, working dogs, sporting dogs, and companion dogs. She is the co-founder of, an online community for all things scentwork.
Cancellations will be accepted up to three weeks prior to the event. We will process a
refund less $30 processing fee. For late cancellation, we will refund registration fee
(less $30 service fee) only if we can fill your spot from a waitlist.

Contact for questions or concerns.

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