Mantrailing Scent Dogs is a programme of learning for dog and handler based on the activity of Mantrailing.
This course provides a firm foundation for all those interested in mantrailing from the police service, search and rescue and recreational backgrounds.
Individuals Interested in learning this activity do not require any previous experience however a basic knowledge and understanding of dog behaviour and basic training techniques can be advantageous.
The course requires a level of commitment from the handler not only to work their own dog but to also support others and therefore this course may not be appropriate for everyone.
Handlers and dogs will need to have reached a level of competency in all units at each level in order to progress to the next level.
Individuals with a level of experience in Mantrailing wishing to instruct using the Mantrailing Scent Dogs criteria will need to complete Level 3 and be assessed by a qualified MSD assessor.