Saturday, April 10, 2021
Montachusett Community Branch YMCA, 55 Wallace Avenue, Fitchburg, MA
Registration is now open for a “Sniff -Thru” being run by Scentinel Nose Work Dog Training with Gail McCarthy, CNWI, and New England Scent Dogs with Anne Steciw, CNWI, on Saturday, April 10, 2021 to be held at the Montachusett Community Branch YMCA, 55 Wallace Avenue, Fitchburg, MA.
Focus will be on Interior and Container Searches. There will be five Interior Searches and two Container Searches. Plus, one "bonus" Exterior Search.
Again, please be aware that the searches will be run on two separate floors and there is a set of stairs that will need to be used to get from one floor to the other.
The following Levels will be offered at this “Sniff-Thru:” NW1, NW2, NW3. You will be asked in the Registration to identify the Level in which you want to run your dog. All of the “Sniff-Thru” Levels will run from 8:45AM to 12:15PM. NW1 dogs will run first, followed by the NW2 dogs and then the NW3 dogs. Final run times will be emailed to you on Tuesday, April 6, 2021.
Cost for the “Sniff-Thru” is $45 per dog. Preregistration is required and handlers with multiple dogs must register each dog separately so we have an accurate list of the Level for each dog.
Payment must be made by April 4, 2021 and registration is not complete until payment is received.
COVID-19 Considerations: We will be following NACSW Policy Guideline which require that all attendees adhere to social distancing which is set at maintaining a six foot distance from other attendees. Social distancing requirements at this Training is mandatory. Masks must be worn when moving away or back to your car. Masks will be worn while you are working or pottying your dog. Masks may be removed if you are at your car and your dog is secured in your car. Additionally, Montachusett Community Branch YMCA requires that all persons entering their facility have their temperature checked once by a machine that is located by the front lobby door. Having your temperature checked by the machine is a hands-free process.
Cancellation and Refund Policy: Please note that this “Sniff-Thru” will go forward unless cancelled by the Instructors. No refunds will be made after Sunday, April 4, 2021 and refunds will be made (less any PayPal fees) only if a written cancellation request was received by the Instructor prior to Sunday, April 4, 2021. Cancellation requests made on or after Sunday, April 4, 2021 will be honored only if there is a handler available to take the spot from a Wait List.
Email Gail McCarthy at firstname.lastname@example.org or Anne Steciw at email@example.com if you have any questions.
Fun, fun and more fun!!!
Montachusett Community Branch YMCA 55 Wallace Avenue Fitchburg, Massachusetts 01420