These assessment videos demonstrate the minimum standards for conservation detection dogs in Australia. Each test is conducted 3 times to demonstrate proficiency.
The five videos below demonstrate a dog undertaking some of the assessments for certification.
Steve Austin is one of several certified Assessors for the Council and in these videos he is assessing Taylor for her certification.
The Temperament Assessment
The Recall Assessment
The Moving Object Assessment
The Sit and Stay Assessment
The Target Odours Assessment