Dog Training Seminars, Continuing Education Dog Nosework Camps


Welcome to Dogs of Course!

Dogs of Course offers dog behavior and dog training seminars, dog training workshops, K9 Nose Work Camps, and dog training instructor courses for professionals and hobby trainers as well as dog-related charitable and educational activities. Dogs of Course, owned and run by Dana C. Crevling, is dedicated to improving dogs' lives through education and building stronger bonds between dogs and their owners.

 See our scheduled events - dog training seminars, nosework camps and more.

Featured Events:

Amy Herot is back with two more seminars from her K9 Nose Work with Confidence series. Exteriors with Confidence in Hudson, MA on June 6, 2015 and Vehicles & Exteriors with Confidence Weekend in Woodbridge, VA on June 13-15, 2015.

Improve your I-Cue  - Kathy Sdao returns with this popular and fun workshop in TWO locations.
July 25 & 26, 2015 in Fredericksburg, VA  and November 7 & 8, 2015 in Cleveland, OH.

The Mental Side of Training and Competition  Get your head in the game! Teah Anders, CPDT-KA, CNWI, CMMI will be in Acton, MA, August 8-9, 2015, presenting a 2-day Mental Management® Seminar designed to help you perform under pressure.

The Instructor Training Course: Teaching and Training - May 25 - 30, 2015 with instructors Carolyn Barney and Sue Sternberg. Registration is open. Class size is limited.   

The Instructor Training Course: Modifying Behavior - May 31 - June 3, 2015 with Carolyn Barney and Sue Sternberg. NEW OFFERING! Take your education one more step. Discount if you register for both courses.


K9 Nose Work Training Camps

2015 PA K9 Nose Work Camp Training Camp: September 4 - September 7, 2015, 3.5 days, 4 nights. Auditing and Camp Helper spots available. Wait list for working spots.  

2015 Colorado K9 Nose Work Training Camp: September 28 - October 2, 2015, 4 full days, 5 nights. K9 Nose Work Symposium Day: October 3, 2015.
Working and auditing spots have filled. Wait list only.


Happy Instructor Training Course Participants!
Happy Professional Dog Training Course Participants!

Instructor Training Courses (ITC) - May 25 - June 3, 2015. An innovative education experience that brings the instructor back to the classroom for professional development. 
The 2015 ITC: Teaching and Training and Modifying Behavior (new for 2015) Courses are open for registration.

"I liked the laid back, relaxed, positive atmosphere combined with the well planned structure and organization."

"A must for anyone that wants to excel as a dog training instructor."




Peanut traveled from Arkansas to NY and was adopted from the astounding Rondout Valley Animals for Adoption.

Recent Fundraisers and Community Events

K9 Nose Work Training Camp 2014 in GA raised $2000 for the American Bouvier Rescue League (ABRL) and Project Paws Alive. Thank you to all our donors and raffle participants.
Colorado K9 Nose Work Training Camp topped the PA camp for fundraising with $2075 collected! The money is earmarked to help Colorado flood victims and was dispersed to three Colorado animal shelters as well the YMCA of the Rockies (our camp location) flood relief fund.

Art for Animals - Do you collect dog art? Do you have dog art that is just gathering dust? Would you like to help the MSPCA Angels for Animals Dog Training Scholarship Fund? If you live in Massachusetts stop by DOGS! Learning Center in Hudson, MA to see the charity art sale. Contact Dana if you would like to donate art.

Click here to read about other fundraising events both big and small.


Dog Training Seminars, Instructor Courses, K9 Nose Work Camps