NACSW Odor Recognition Test

February 29, 2020 we will be hosting an odor recognition test for NACSW.  If you are new to the sport of scentwork or even a seasoned competitor looking for new and exciting challenges then check out what NACSW has to offer.

All dogs must pass the three odor recognition test in order to compete in NACSW. 

The odors used are: Birch, Anise and Clove

Event Location:

Livermore Armory

105 W 3rd St, Livermore, KY 42352


BASIC DESCRIPTION OF TEST – to successfully pass an ORT a dog must identify the location of the target odor and the handler must correctly call an “alert” within a three-minute time period. The Odor Recognition Test consists of a drill type exercise which requires 12 closed boxes set up in a pattern of one or two rows, spaced a minimum of 48” apart. The ORT is conducted on leash. Complete information can be obtained on the NACSW™ website.

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We hope to see everyone there!

ORT Premium

Just simply click on the download link to download the microsoft word format to register for the event.