Category Archives: Detection Dogs

Maximize the value of your next K9 Seminar

Most K9 Handlers, Trainers and Administrative personnel enjoy attending K9 Seminars to brush up on skills and learn new information and techniques. To maximize the overall value of your next K9 Seminar, remember these tips

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BSD Behavior Shaping Device Cleaning & Assembly

BSD Behavior Shaping Device Cleaning & Assembly Video At Highland Canine Training we often use a Behavior Shaping Device or BSD to help shape the final indication of our detection dogs. As with all training equipment, it is very important to maintain the BSD in top working condition. This can only be accomplished by regularly…
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Successful K9 Drug Interdiction

Good Job!  That's a Great Drug Find! Ever Thought of what you might have Missed? As a K9 handler, being successful at drug interdiction is something that can take a lot of work and training.  Both you and your drug dog need to be as well trained as possible in a number of areas in…
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Teaching the Out for Police Dogs

A Reliable Out for Police Dogs May be more important than You Think Recently a video surfaced on the internet showing a police K9 handler using a leash to lift the dog off the ground, then striking the dog in the chest with the other end of the leash. The officer was placed on administrative…
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