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.
#047 Michael Nezbeth - Grassroots K9
The guys talk to Mike about training fundamentals including working releases, focus, canine selection and more! You can find Mike on FB, Instagram, and Youtube. Just type in "GRASSROOTS K9."
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Check out TACTICALK9USA.COM with Bill Lewis. Sign up for the periodic emails that are free and keeps handlers and supervisors current on what is getting us all in trouble. Check out upcoming dates for Canine Liability 360 and Canine Supervision 365.
Looking for a Legal Update? Check out SHEEPDOGGUARDIAN.COM / Mike will be in Folsom CA May 19 - May 20. You can get more info and register at DtacK9.com
#046 Larry Krohn
The guys talk to Larry Krohn about training and the necessary steps before using an e-collar in bite work. This is a must listen for anyone using the e-collar on the street or anyone that is considering using the e-collar.
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#045 Incident Debrief - "Lessons Learned" (Sgt. Scofield / Deputy Semenuk)
The guys talk with Sgt Jon Scofield and Deputy Stan Semenuk about a recent deployment involving a track through the wilderness. In this candid conversation, Jon and Stan discuss things they did right, things they would have done differently and the changes the made after the deployment.
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Upcoming Legal Update in Folsom CA with Mike Kmiecik can be found at DtacK9.com
#044 Interview with Eric Stanbro
The guys talk with Eric Stanbro, owner of Vaness K9, HRD and Co-Host of Working dog Radio. Eric talks about some of the common issues that he sees within the industry when teaching at the HRD seminars. The guys talk about how to avoid these issues through proper selection. They also give tips with handler aggression and tacking.
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#043 Neil Fougere - Warrior Dog Foundation
The guys talk to Neil about the Warrior Dog Foundation. The discussion includes the best ways to deal with handler aggression and how they build a relationship with a new dog.
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#042 Jay Crafter with Invictus K9
The guys talk with Jay Crafter of Invictus K-9 about tracking poachers in Africa, elephants and a bunch of other cools stuff. Don't miss out on the bonus interview about handler selection! It may give you a few ideas for your agency when selecting new handlers!
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