Detector dog work can be the most satisfying work you do with your dog and offers something for everyone. The list of applications for detectors keeps growing too. Whether you're a professional training medical alert dogs or termite detection dogs or an amateur teaching your dog to find your keys, the Super Sniffer Drill Book is an invaluable resource you won't want to be without.
This workbook features all the basic drills used by the various types of detector dogs. The easy-to-follow illustrated format will keep you and your dog at peak performance. Epecially helpful, are the trouble shooting sections and Pro Tips.
The Author - Debby Kay has 40 years of experience as a canine professional and pioneered many firsts in canine scent work. She left her position as a research scientist for the Federal Government to become Training Director of International Detector Dogs Ltd., training the first toxic waste detection dog. She was an early pioneer in training dogs to help ecologists, geologists and field biologists find targeted specimens for their research. Debby trained some of the first classes of dogs and instructors for the ATF explosive dog program in Virginia.