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The NACSW trial department is excited to launch the Certifying Official Training pilot program.  With the number of trials growing we need more certifying officials to meet the demand, so we would like to offer qualified individuals the chance to apply to be a part of the program.  ...
Please visit http://nacsw.net/trial-calendar-information/2017-nacsw-national-invitational for all the most up to date information on the 2017 NACSW National Invitational to be held Nov 3-5, 2017 in Springfield, MA
The NACSW and its members wish to congratulate the 15 finalists from the 2015 NACSW National Invitational. They searched for two days prior to the finals, encountering search challenges such as time pressure, multiple close converging hide placements, rules limiting movement through the search...
The 2014 NACSW™ National Invitational will be held on May 9-11, 2014 in Santa Rosa, CA at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds, 1350 Bennett Valley Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95404 Teams will compete against one another in a format based on professional detection trials rather than on traditional NW3 rules...
You can now find video examples of NW1 trial level searches (NW2 & NW3 to follow) on this site by going to the trial calendar & information tab on the menu bar and looking for the sub menu: Video Examples of NACSW K9 Nose Work Trial Searches. These videos were selected as examples...
As part of our commitment to making NACSW events fun, fair and safe for all competitors, we are working to better educate the entire K9 Nose Work community on the intended use of red bandanas at NACSW ORTs and trials, as well as making our rules regarding reactivity at official events as...
The NACSW™ just released their first DVD, The Parker Videos (2012; running time 41 minutes), a guide to getting started in the activity of K9 Nose Work® that features video diary entries of one dog and handler team learning the game. You can purchase the DVD at dogwise.com. This...
See how fast the NACSW™ is growing since the first official trial in 2009:   There are currently 4966 NACSW™ registered dogs living in 48 different states & Canadian provinces Over 1000 of these dogs are mixed breed dogs.   The top 3 breeds in number registered...

News

The NACSW trial department is excited to launch the Certifying Official Training pilot program...

The NACSW and its members wish to congratulate the 15 finalists from the 2015 NACSW...

The 2014 NACSW™ National Invitational will be held on May 9-11, 2014 in Santa Rosa, CA at...

You can now find video examples of NW1 trial level searches (NW2 & NW3 to follow)...

As part of our commitment to making NACSW events fun, fair and safe for...

The NACSW™ just released their first DVD, The Parker Videos (2012; running time...

See how fast the NACSW™ is growing since the first official trial in 2009:

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The National Association of
Canine Scent Work® (NACSW)
sets the standards governing
the sport of K9 Nose Work™.

 

NACSW is the only official
sanctioning and organizing
body for K9 Nose Work
titles and ORTs.