By Jerry Bradshaw, Training Director, Tarheel Canine Training Inc. Positive reinforcement is used in police K9 training to increase the likelihood of desirable behaviors. For example, we reward obedience with a ball, or a building search with a bite, or a … Continue reading The Power of Reward: Obedience.
By Jerry Bradshaw The .pdf version with full images from Police K-9 Magazine A step-by-step method for teaching and reinforcing human orientation. CONTROLLED AGGRESSION in the form of criminal apprehension is the one thing we cannot practice as it might happen … Continue reading Focusing Your Patrol Dog on Human Apprehension
By Jerry Bradshaw, Tarheel Canine Training, Inc The .pdf version A real street bite is the one thing that as police dog trainers, we cannot actually set up and practice as it would happen on the street. Because of this, we have numerous … Continue reading Effective Muzzle Fighting