Category: Articles

How a Dog Uses Its Nose

An article describing how dogs smell was recently published in The Whole Dog Journal. I found the article to be very interesting, and hope you will too!  Dogs are being trained to sniff out so many different things besides narcotics and explosives, including: gas leaks mold bugs cancer high and low blood sugar levels The …

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Use task-related tests that will help you choose the right dog for the job.

By Steve Dunham Police K-9 Magazine Proper canine selection is a critical factor in determining a canine team’s success. When selecting a dog for a particular job, a trainer must consider the task that is being performed and the genetics of the dog that is asked to perform that task. Although a good, consistent training …

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