News

We like to periodically share some data and statistics relating to NACSW participation.  Here's an update with data current as of Nov 20, 2018   There are currently 19527 NACSW™ registered dogs living in all 50 states and the District of Columbia as well as 5 Canadian provinces...
We are pleased to announce our newest titling option the Summit League!  These trials will be effective as of July 1, 2018.  Trials will be added to the calendar in the coming weeks. These trials will have teams compete in elite style searches over two days of competition.  The teams...
We are now offering a Competition Log Book. This book provides pages for you to track your titles, trial results, and individual search details. The book is a custom 9x12" 3 ring binder with pages included for NW1/NW2/NW3, Elite Trials and Element Specialty Trials. The binder also includes...
The NACSW trial department is excited to continue our Certifying Official Training program to offer more individuals the opportunity to become Certifying Officials for NACSW.  With the number of trials growing we need more certifying officials to meet the demand, so we would like to offer...
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...

News

We like to periodically share some data and statistics relating to NACSW participation. ...

We are pleased to announce our newest titling option the Summit League!  These trials will...

We are now offering a Competition Log Book. This book...

The NACSW trial department is excited to continue our Certifying Official Training program to...

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...

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.