Police K9 Tracking - A Guide for Training & Deploying the Police Tracking Dog
by Tracy Bowling
A definitive and exhaustive 300 page manual on how to train and deploy the K9 tracking team with over 40 diagrams, illustrations, and photos. This book takes the police, military, or SAR K9 handler step by step through the training of a tracking K9 for reliable scent discriminate tracking. All aspects of the discipline are covered including:
- an historic overview
- canine scenting abilities
- canine olfactory system
- scent discrimination
- training techniques
- deployment tactics
- tactical K9 team tracking
- record keeping .............. and more.
Also, covers how to successfully and more safely deploy the K9 tracking team.
A must read for every tracking dog handler!