All posts by Stefanie Suddeth

Proofing Building and Area Searches Alert and Suspect Encounters PART 1

Proofing Building and Area Searches Alert and Suspect Encounters PART 1 Police K-9 Magazine, Jan/Feb 2017 Issue 60. PDF Version- BuildingSearches Written by Jerry Bradshaw Teaching both the building search and the area search exercises is a staple of all patrol … Continue reading Proofing Building and Area Searches Alert and Suspect Encounters PART 1

Integrating the E-Collar into your Police Dog’s Training

Integrating the E-Collar into your Police Dog’s Training  Written by Jerry Bradshaw- Published in Canine Courier Mar-Apr-May 2017 Magazine Vol. 30, NO 1 Train within a system  The Electronic training collar (e-collar) is not a problem solver device. There was … Continue reading Integrating the E-Collar into your Police Dog’s Training

Science News Article: “Mimics do not substitute for the ‘real thing’ for bomb-sniffing dogs”

Summary:  Canines trained on pseudo-explosives could not reliably identify the genuine article (and vice versa). When it comes to teaching dogs how to sniff out explosives, there’s nothing quite like the real thing to make sure they’re trained right. Date: … Continue reading Science News Article: “Mimics do not substitute for the ‘real thing’ for bomb-sniffing dogs”