Scent training is easy and practical for dogs. Just lost your glove or dropped your keys? How nice to be able to tell your dog “Go Find!” and have him return with the lost item.
One of the most dangerous aspects of handling trailing dogs in a manhunt, be it an escaped felon or a lost person, is running up on that person and landing in his lap. The handler is at an extreme disadvantage, as his focus is on watching and handling the dog, potentially putting himself and his […]
When training or working your dog in tracking or trailing, many handler’s will reach a point where they need to keep the dog motivated and excited to hit the trail. Here are a few pointers to keep your dog keen on the trail. 1- Make sure each search has a payoff. Always make sure that […]