Links and Resources


General K9 Nose Work sites and articles

http://www.nacsw.net

https://www.facebook.com/NACSW

http://www.k9nosework.com

https://www.facebook.com/K9NoseWork

http://www.acsw.com.au

http://k9noseworkblog.blogspot.com.au

http://www.campwaggingtails.com/wp-content/uploads/Nose-Work-Article-from-Vet-Behavior-Newsletter.pdf

http://healthypets.mercola.com/sites/healthypets/archive/2012/10/22/k9-nose-work-training.aspx

http://www.dogstardaily.com/blogs/jill-marie-o-brien

http://www.clickertraining.com/harnessing-the-power-of-your-dogs-nose


Video Examples of K9 Nose Work® competition and training searches

http://www.nacsw.net/trial-calendar-information/video-examples-nacsw-k9-nose-work-trial-searches

http://www.fredhelfers.com/#!about3/cxom


Noses, Sniffing, Olfaction

http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-do-dogs-see-with-their-noses-alexandra-horowitz

http://www.dummies.com/how-to/content/understanding-a-dogs-sense-of-smell.html

http://www.savets.org/Pages/DogsIncredibleSenseofSmell.aspx

https://www.evernote.com/shard/s230/sh/b0c44c0a-3ee6-4ba4-84b1-5be85a6f1f19/514c4729a060e764

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20007171

http://www.academia.edu/5800161/Canine_Olfaction_Scent_Sign_and_Situation_with_Catherine_Reeve_In_A._Horowitz_ed._._Domestic_Dog_Cognition_and_Behavior._New_York_Springer

http://www.whole-dog-journal.com/issues/7_11/features/Canine-Sense-of-Smell_15668-1.html

http://www.pbs.org/newshour/updates/inside-nose-rescue-dog/#.V6_zGBN1IN0.email


How Odour Moves

https://houndandthefound.wordpress.com/2012/02/22/how-scent-and-airflow-works/

http://www.operationtakemehome.org/sar/Canine%20Downloads/Wind,%20scent%20and%20dog%20chapter%206.pdf


Choice

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2944661/

http://www.pdte.eu/#!Why-choices-are-so-important-for-our-dogs/c1ldq/560c04ae0cf2a7bb74bf652a


SEEKING - Panskepp, Grandin, Berridge, etc

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5smTLCKkUA4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=65e2qScV_K8

http://discovermagazine.com/2012/may/11-jaak-panksepp-rat-tickler-found-humans-7-primal-emotions

http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/science/2009/08/seeking.2.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Z_hMYGAQ6k

http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/15294145.2012.10773683?journalCode=rnpa20&

http://www.grandin.com/inc/animals.make.us.human.ch1.html

http://mybrainnotes.com/brain-ocd-dopamine.html

http://brainalchemist.com/2010/08/20/technology-and-the-brain/

http://blog.smartanimaltraining.com/2013/09/16/animal-emotions-the-driving-force-behind-our-dogs-behaviors/

http://www.clickertraining.com/node/5025

http://thechookhouse.com/2015/10/colouring-in-for-dogs/

https://petatraining.files.wordpress.com/2013/01/images_anticipation_3.pdf

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2756052/


Other scent related sites and articles, not necessarily K9 Nose Work®

https://rogerabrantes.wordpress.com/2012/05/22/handler-beliefs-do-not-affect-police-dog-detection-outcomes/

http://www.pawsoflife.org/Library/Handling/Lit_2011.pdf

http://www.firstnerve.com/2011/07/dogs-life-canine-olfaction-put-to-test.html

http://scentsabilitiesnw.com/blog/

http://www.balancebehaviour.org/blah-1/

http://kjzz.org/content/216665/pugs-lead-pack-scent-detection-research

http://www.pawsoflife.org/Library/Handling/Toth_2008.pdf

http://www.pawsoflife.org/Library/Scent/Cablk%202008.pdf

http://www.pawsoflife.org/Library/Detection/Waggoner.pdf


This Infographic Is a Great Introduction to Neuroplasticity and Cognitive Therapy

http://bigthink.com/ideafeed/this-nifty-infographic-is-a-great-introduction-to-neuroplasticity


Equipment

Polite Paws

Alert Pets


Suggested Reading/Viewing

The Parker Videos - How One Dog Started in K9 Nose Work® by the National Association of Canine Scent Work

Being A Dog by Alexandra Horowitz

Smellorama! Nose Games for Dogs by Viviane Theby
Dog University also by Viviane Theby (lots of other fun things to keep you and your dog occupied for hours too!)
Fun Nosework for Dogs by Roy Hunter
Scent and The Scenting Dog by William G. Syrotuck (very detailed info about scent – helpful for tracking and any other sort of scent work)
Following Ghosts by John Rice & Suzanne Clothier (more for tracking, but well worth the read)

Try Tracking, the Puppy Tracking Primer by Carolyn A. Krause

What the Dog Knows, the Science and Wonder of Working Dogs by Cat Warren (about cadaver dogs, with lots of scent info, too)

In Defence of Dogs by John Bradshaw (this book is also available as Dog Sense, depends where you buy it)

Inside of a Dog by Alexandra Horowitz  

Canine Ergonomics:  The Science of Working dogs edited by William S. Helton

……………………………………………………………...and many more


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