Hides placed within the search area will either be specific target odors or a combination therein. These target odors will be placed inside an odor vessel (e.g. metal tin). This option most closely resembles formal sanctioned Scent Work trials
Track-Specific Search Modifications
These modifications supersede any requirements laid out in the rules.
No naked scented cotton swabs may be used.
Containers must be closed.
There shall be inaccessible hides where noted.
Hides elevated above a dog’s head may or may not have a way for the dog to physically get to the hide.
There may be food distractors where noted.
Handlers must call “Alert” and reward their dog.