Welcome to Tarheel Canine Training! We are a full service canine training kennel located in Sanford, North Carolina owned by renowned trainer and author Jerry Bradshaw. Jerry’s experience and progressive training methods have made Tarheel Canine an industry leader in training and service. Jerry is co-founder of the civilian protection sport PSA (www.psak9.org) and the Police K9 Certification organization known as the National Tactical Police Dog Association NTPDA (www.tacticalcanine.com). Jerry is the author of Controlled Aggression, and the forthcoming book, Commonsense Pet Training. Jerry and his trainers have appeared on CNN, Good Morning America, and in many regional and National print publications.

Gwinnett County, GA Police K9 Decoy School VIDEO!

Enjoy footage from one of our most recent decoy schools: https://www.dropbox.com/s/si3esh5nediavy6/decoy%20school.mp4

National K-9 Academy Radio Interview w/ Jerry Bradshaw

Jerry’s interview with National K-9 Academy and Dan Stallings: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rp2ONVT50CQ&feature=youtu.be

Several months after returning from deployment to the World Trade Center attack, my K-9 partner Anna, became ill and was humanely euthenized. Looking at a minimum of two years for basic training, a puppy was not an option, as I did not want to lose my place on my team. Jerry Bradshaw / Tarheel Canine Training, Inc. was recommended by … Continue reading

Sarah Atlas (NJ Task Force-1)