Scent Wheel Course

  1. 01
  2. 02
    • What is a bridge signal?

    • Primary and secondary reinforcers

    • Why do we need a bridge signal?

    • How do we use our bridge signals?

    • Conditioning a bridge

    • Bridge signal quiz

  3. 03
  4. 04
    • Odor Delivery Device (ODD)

    • More definitions in the detection world

  5. 05
    • Conditioning Odor Delivery Device (ODD)

    • Loading and handling a ODD

    • 1 target position passive alert - 1 ODD

    • 2 target position passive alert - 1 ODD

    • 3 target positions passive alert - 1 ODD

    • 2 target positions passive alert - 2 ODD's

    • 3 target positions passive alert - 3 ODD's

    • Duration in alert on ODD's

    • Cleaning ODD's

  6. 06
    • Use whatever scent wheel you want!

    • The difference between lumping or splitting

    • Why a difference between horizontal and vertical targets?

    • Lumping with vertical target positions

    • Lumping with horizontal target positions

    • Teaching your dog step by step to work with the scent wheel

  7. 07
    • 4 targets - 1 HODD / 3 empty targets

    • 4 targets - 1 HODD / 1 BODD / 2 empty targets

    • 4 targets - 1 HODD / 2 BODDS / 1 empty target

    • 4 targets - 1 HODD / 3 BODD's

    • 6 targets - 1 HODD / 5 BODDS

    • 8 targets - 1 HODD / 7 BODDS

    • 12 targets - 1 HODD / 11 BODDS

    • Set up for success - motivation training

    • Working double blind

    • When are we ready for the next lesson?

  8. 08
    • 1 arm and 1 HODD

    • 2 arms - 1 HODD / 1 BODD

    • 3 arms - 1 HODD / 2 BODDS

    • 4 arms - 1 HODD / 3 BODDS

    • 8 arms - 1 HODD / 7 BODDS

    • 12 arms - 1 HODD / 11 BODDS

  9. 09
    • Start with a real, pseudo or training odor?

    • The benefit of a training odor

    • Odor triggers emotions

    • Pseudo odors pros and cons

    • Introducing distracting odors

    • Mixing odors, a important step!

  10. 10
    • How to use this chapter ' problem solving'?

    • No focusing on the target

    • Skipping target positions

    • Watching trainer instead of focus on target

    • Running too fast

    • Running too slow

    • False positive and false negatives

    • More duration in the alert

    • Barking, licking, biting or paw on target

    • Scent wheel 'breaks' from base plate