Patrol / Protection Training

Key Elements in Scenario-Based Training

By Jerry Bradshaw The .pdf version with full images by K9 Cop Magazine Photos by Britney Pelletier Scenario based training is the future of canine in-service. Many agencies have spent years doing in-service training where the emphasis is only on the dog’s … Continue reading Key Elements in Scenario-Based Training

Targeting the Bite Suit for Police Service Dogs

By Jerry Bradshaw The .pdf version with full images from K-9 Cop Magazine Photos by Britney Pelletier Targeting the dog’s aggression is one of the most basic fundamentals in protection training, yet one of the most misunderstood. Some trainers insist on … Continue reading Targeting the Bite Suit for Police Service Dogs

Introduction to Protection Sports Association (PSA)

By Jerry Bradshaw, PSA Executive Director & Director of Judging The .pdf version with full images, from “K-9 Cop” magazine The Protection Sports Association (PSA) was conceived and born in 2001 and last year celebrated its 10th anniversary in October … Continue reading Introduction to Protection Sports Association (PSA)

Advanced Back Tie Training for Patrol Dogs

By Jerry Bradshaw, Tarheel Canine Training, Inc. The .pdf version with full images from K-9 Cop Magazine Photos by Britney Pelletier / Product Photos  Courtesy of elite k-9 www.elitek9.com Many trainers do developmental bite work with a dog on a back-tie, such … Continue reading Advanced Back Tie Training for Patrol Dogs