Category Archives: K9 Handler

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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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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Using Toys for Tracking Dogs

Because You Can't Put Handcuffs on a Toy Some time back, I was conducting a K9 problem solving seminar for a number of departments and law enforcement agencies when a handler approached me to ask my advice on a failed track that he had recently conducted.  He was clearly bothered by losing an apprehension on…
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Perfecting Failure with the Police K9 Team

Many handlers find themselves training with their police k9 on a regular basis, weekly and even daily, only to find that their police dog does not perform as well as should be expected in the field. They work diligently and put in countless hours only to find out that they are simply “perfecting failure”. There…
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