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.

Police K9 Decoy Seminar, Waukesha Sheriff’s Dept., WI

June 15 – June 17. See more info here: Police K9 Decoy Seminar, Waukesha Sheriff’s Department, WI

Introduction to Hard Surface Tracking (HST) for Police K9s Seminar

Tarheel Canine Presents a 3-Day Intensive Seminar Introduction to Hard Surface Tracking (HST) for Police K9s Huntington WV Police Department Huntington, WV – May 19-21, 2015 See the Event Listing for more details

He has adjusted remarkably well in the time that he has been here, and has quickly become my all-time favorite out of the 4 GSDs I have owned.  As you well know, it can take several months or more for a dog to fully adapt and bond to his new environment and owner, and while Rex and I have had our … Continue reading

Heather Sheldon – (Protection Dog Owner)