2016 Issue 41




On the Cover:

  • K-9 Advice & Opinion: Scenario-Based Training & Certification by Jason Purgason
  • K-9 Healthcare: The Poison-Proof Dog: Part Two by Kevin T. Fitzgerald DVM, DABVP, Veterinary Specialist
  • K-9 Spotlight: A Tribute to Police K-9 Jethro: Sculptor Creates Life-Size Bronze Monument
  • K-9 Tracking/Trailing: Tracking After the ‘Other’ K-9 by Jeff Schettler


  • K-9 Military: More Than a ‘Tool’ – Military Working Dogs Considered Equals by Airman 1st Class Jeremy Mosier
  • K-9 Training: A Simple Lure-Rewards Training System by Jerry Bradshaw
  • Working Dog of the Month: June 2016 WDOM Officer Tracy Lawrence and K-9 Karma | Round Rock, TX PD
  • Working Dog of the Month: July 2016 WDOM Officer Bubba Bowers and K-9 Zoli | Knox County, TN Sheriff’s Office
  • End Quote: In valor, there is hope.” – Tecumseh | Gunnery Sgt. Christopher Willingham and K-9 Lucca, Photo by PDSA