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  • Using play drive in bite work

    Using play drive in bite work

    General Topics, Patrol 11/01/2013 at 9:28 am

    When training police dogs to perform certain tasks, we use the dog’s inherent drives. That’s why, when we test a dog for police work, we must be sure that he has the appropriate drives for the task. For example, in scent work — whether it is for tracking, narcotics or […]

     
  • Dog Psychology: A Vital Training Tool

    Dog Psychology: A Vital Training Tool

    Patrol 09/13/2013 at 8:16 pm

    Training a dog without understanding what affects his behavior will greatly reduce your likelihood of success. Early in my K-9 career, while training dogs in a large warehouse late one evening, I found myself hiding in a small storeroom with high ceilings. There was a ladder leading to a roof […]