NACSW K9 Nose Work® Event Information Page


Upcoming K9 Nose Work® Events

June 24, 2017 Container Element Sniff and Go

December 16, 2017 ORT


Container Element
Sniff and Go
(Non-sanctioned NACSW event)
Levels 1 and 2
Saturday, June 24, 2017
Halethorpe, Maryland

Entries Open: Monday, May 1, 2017.  Entry method is First Received.
Entries Close: Saturday, June 10, 2017.  Limited to 25 working spots for each level.

Details: Dogs are not required to have passed an ORT for the testing odor, but should have strong working knowledge of it.  Please print and complete the paper entry form below and mail it in to the address indicated on the entry form.

June 24 Sniff and Go Entry Form 


 NACSW Odor Recognition Test
Saturday,  December 16, 2017
Odors: Birch, Anise, Clove
Halethorpe, Maryland

Entries Open: Saturday, October 28, 2017
Entries Close: Wednesday, December 6, 2017.  Limited to 100 entries.

December ORT Premium 


Future  K9 Nose Work Events
Save the dates – more information will be posted later.

Nov 25-27, 2017: NACSW Sanctioned Trial (levels TBD) in Knoxville, MD


Previous K9 Nose Work Events

Pictures from the April 8-9, 2017 trial

See Linda Grskovich’s wrap-up of the April 2016 event including links to the trial results.

See Linda Grskovich’s wrap-up of the December 2015 event including links to the trial results.

Complete Trial Results are also available for the April 10-12, 2015 trials as well as a nice write-up of the event written by Linda Grskovich with photos donated by Cindy Knowlton of See Spot Grin Photography.


Club member Betty Gardner and Smooth Fox Terrier Caijan perform Exterior and Vehicle Searches at a K9 Nose Work Trial held in the fall of 2014.