HRD Land Introduction November 12-14, 2021

Target Audience: Handlers just starting a puppy or dog in HRD as either a single purpose dog or adding HRD as a second discipline. No training prerequisites.

Topics: This 2.5 day workshop is a combination of classroom and hands on training. Classroom presentations will include; odor imprinting, HRD training methods and progression, introducing distractions, canine learning, training plans, storing and maintaining sources, types of sources.

Hands on training will focus on; imprinting odor, scent line ups and final response drills, and handler mechanics and skills to set your dog up for successful training sessions.

Availability: Space is limited to 24 working spots. Unlimited auditor spots available.

Schedule: November 12, 0900 – 1600

November 13, 0900 – 1600

November 14, 0800 – 1200

Cost: Working Spot (1 dog only) $375, Auditor Spot $150

Meals: Lunches will be provided on day 1 and 2.

Location: Dayton, OH or Wooster, OH – TBD

Hotels: A block of rooms will be held near the training site. Upon completing your registration, you will receive an email with hotel information so that you can reserve your room.

1. Dog must be at least 4 months old at the time of the workshop.
2. Dog must be current on core vaccinations per AAHA Core Vaccines: Rabies, and Combination vaccine (Distemper, Adenovirus-2, Parvovirus, +/- Parainfluenza). Current titers also accepted. Information can be found at:

Copies can be emailed to and must be provided at least 2 weeks prior to the start of the course.

Payment must be received for registration to be complete. Once the registration form is complete you will receive a receipt and email confirmation.

Working Spot


Auditor Spot