Police K9 Radio is hosted by Gregg Tawney and Rich Hartman. Gregg has 22 years of law enforcement experience, 15 of which were as a K9 handler. Gregg is also the owner of D-Tac K9 and is the trainer for 21 law enforcement agencies. Rich has 15 years of K9 handling experience and is a trainer for D-Tac K9. Together they will be interviewing some of the top trainers and experts in the police K9 community and will be sharing their insight and experiences with you.
#080 The power of the "Tone" with Eric Stanbro
Videos can be seen on YOUTUBE:
Gregg Tawney and Rich Hartman interview Eric Stanbro (Owner of Vaness K9 and Ridgeside K9 Ohio, and Co-Host of Working Dog Radio).
Eric shares years of experience and discusses the importance of using the e-collar tone, how to reduce conflict with your dog, and the importance of being a fair leader.
You can contact Eric at @Vanessk9 @working_dog_radio @RidgesideK9_ohio
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#079 You got a new dog! Now what?
This podcast is a must for those handlers getting a new dog. Gregg Tawney and Rich Hartman share what they recommend to thier handlers when getting a new police dog.
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#078 Dog Attack - (Videos on YouTube)
To see associated videos with podcast go to YOUTUBE LINK - https://youtu.be/65RkzgCEVU4
Gregg Tawney and Rich Hartman discuss things handlers can do to avoid a dog fight and what to do if one occurs. Plus a decision making scenario to run at your next training!
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# 077 "The Big Three" - Working Dog Health with Brady Smith
Gregg Tawney and Rich Hartman talk to Brady Smith of "Dust Off K9" about the three biggest medical concerns of working dogs and what handlers need to know to make sure their dogs make it home safe and healthy.
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Brady Smith can be found at DUSTOFFK9.COM and you can reach him at DUSTOFFK9@gmail.com
Shout out to the guys at @Greenwood_so_k9
Police Dogs and Toys (Common Pitfalls)
To watch training videos click on link below!
Youtube LInk. https://youtu.be/wxAcKTc6870
Gregg Tawney and Rich Hartman discuss the proper use of markers, and toys in the training progression for police dogs. This podcast discusses how to integrate a toy into training obedience and bite work from the start to the finish and maintenance training of a police dog.
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#075 Training For Stress
The job of K-9 Handler is the toughest job in law enforcement. Handlers are required to make good decisions under extremely stressful conditions. Shaun O'Ogorman (Strong Life Project) discusses how to train your mind and prepare yourself for the stress every handler endures during critical events and the prolonged effects of stress over a career.
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HITS K9 CONFERENCE. The largest conference in the country. Over 35 instructors! Don't miss this one. August 15-18 2023 in Scottsdale AZ HITSK.NET
SHAUN O'GORMAN - The Strong Life Project