2016 Issue 40




On the Cover:

  • K-9 Feature: Supporting Law Enforcement via K-9 Donations by Deanna Padovani-DePaco
  • K-9 Military: Sandy Conditions – Desert Defender Readiness Training Center Prepares Teams for Skills Needed Downrange by Abigail Waldrop | Fort Bliss Public Affairs Office
  • K-9 Training: K-9 Officer Down: Would Your Fellow Officers Know What to do if you Were Injured in the Course of a Deployment? by Scott Clark
  • Cover Photo: SSGT Jared Dawson, 81st Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, and MWD Quarry – Hurlburt Field, Florida. Photo by Senior Airman Ryan Conroy | hurlburt.af.mil – Photo by Krystal Ardrey, USAF / Airman 1st Class – dvidshub.net


  • K-9 Conference: The 2016 K-9 Cop Conference & Vendor Show: Don’t Miss Us in Louisville!
  • K-9 Healthcare: The Poison-Proof Dog: Part One by Kevin T. Fitzgerald, DVM, DABVP, Veterinary Specialist
  • K-9 Tracking/Trailing: Imprinting Puppies: The Future of K-9 Training? Continued… by Jeff Schettler
  • K-9 Training: Tactical K-9 Patrol with the E-Collar – Elimination Confusion Using Only One Command for the Out and Recall by Doug Roller
  • End Quote: The wicked flee when no man pursueth, but the righteous are as bold as a lion.” – Proverbs 28:1 | K-9 Frank, Photography by Larry Atil, Pillar Media Group www.atilfoto.com

Editor’s Top Picks

Working Dog of the Month

  • April 2016 WDOM | Canina Sisca and K-9 Nero | Sisk-9 in Merida, Mexico
  • May 2016 WDOM | Corporal Euvunka Paul and K-9 Milan | Royal Bahamas Police Force