2017 NACSW National Invitational

NACSW is pleased to share details about the 2017 National Invitational

November 3-5, 2017

Eastern States Expo Center
West Springfield, MA

Certifying Officials: Wendy Krehbiel and Jean Richardson with Jill Marie O'Brien, Ron Gaunt and Amy Herot

Judges:  Donna Hreniuk, Sergio DeRojas, Sue James, Jill Marie O'Brien, Ron Gaunt and Amy Herot

•3 full days of trialing for all qualifying teams.
•Scoring will be cumulative over all 3 days of trialing.
•There will be no "finals".

• The qualifying period will be January 1, 2015 through June 30, 2017.
• We will use each dog's highest score achieved at a single Elite Division trial as their qualifying score.

The qualifying period is over.  Congratulations to the teams that received invitations to the event.  We look forward to a great 3 days of competition from the 47 teams that accepted the invitations!

Invited Teams

Competing Teams



Canine Copilots, LLC | caninecopilots.com


K9 NWSource | k9nwsource.com

Especially for Pets | especiallyforpets.com


Mountain Nose Work | mountaindogs.org
Flint Hill K-9 Training / Leah Gangelhoff | flinthillk9.com
Scentinel Nose Work Dog training | scentinelnosework.com
The Canny Canine | thecannycanine.com
Shamrock Pot of Gold K9 Scenter | shamrockpotofgoldk9scenter.com/spog


HeRo Canine Consulting LLC | hero-dog.com
Scentabilities Nosework | scentsabilitiesnw.com
Dogs Of Course | dogsofcourse.com
Safe At Home Pet Care | safeathomepetcare.com
Sit, Stay, 'N Play | sitstaynplay.net
Total Teamwork Training LLC | totalteamworktraining.com
Doglandia Training LLC | doglandia.org
Colorado Northwestern Community College | cncc.edu
Step in Time Training, LLC | pegmunves.com
NoseWorkers of Northeast Ohio | dogtrainerwithlove.com
Follow Thy Nose | followthynose.com
Paws Plus Training, LLC | pawsplustraining.com
Sniff New England | sniffnewengland.com

Five Barking Dogs ! | fivebarkingdogs.com
Smartie Paws Pet Training | smartiepaws.net
Paws 4 Fun | paws4fun.net
Performance Plus K9 Activity Center | performanceplusk9.com
Sam and Bogey, Inc. | samandbogey.com
FitHound Puppy & Dog Training | fithound.com
Beggin 4 Fun LLC | beggin4fun.com




Help support the event!
Click here for sponsorship information.


We will have volunteer sign up available in the fall.  We hope to have enough volunteers that we can schedule people for 2 or 4 hour shifts and leave plenty of time for spectating! 

Lodging and Area Information:

Lodging and area information available here


There will be ample opportunity for spectating at the event. There is no need to register in advance.  There will be no charge for spectating, but there is a $5/day parking fee at the event location.  Please bring your own chairs as there will not be chairs available in all areas.  You will need to bring your own food or plan on getting food at any of the nearby restaurants.


Please click here to be sent information on vendor opportunities when it is available. We anticipate we will be taking vendor signups in the spring or summer of 2017.

Place an ad in the Program:

2017 NACSW National Invitational Program Ad space is available now until September 18th.

Click here to submit your ad


Questions about
the event?

Contact us at trial@nacsw.net.