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How do you recognise a good detection dog?

From time to time, I come across with the fact that it's not always easy to recognise a good, reliable detection dog, especially if you are not a professional in this business. So I gathered here a small info package to use for those who might need it.  Some people are good talkers. They convince [...]

By |2019-10-25T21:49:49+03:00October 25th, 2019|Yleinen|0 Comments

Different alerts on different scents

Many working scent detection dogs have been taught to recognise several different scents. A police dog, for instance, can be able to detect many different drugs as well as the scent of explosives or cash money. Often the dog will give the same indication or alert behaviour, such as sitting down and staring at [...]

By |2017-12-08T00:33:13+02:00December 8th, 2017|Non classé|2 Comments

Tracking with SWDI

A couple of weeks ago there was an excellent tracking camp organised in Sweden by SWDI (Scandinavian Working Dog Institute). The camp was followed by a detection training week arranged for professional dog teams. I had a great opportunity and privilege to take part in the training. Although I promised to share some of the more sophisticated [...]

By |2016-11-05T18:28:19+02:00November 5th, 2016|Yleinen|2 Comments