Resources

  • Developing behavioral standards for objective examination of working dogs along the developmental trajectory

    Training working dogs for civil or security purposes is based on the evaluation and certification of dog trainers a method that brings a large variability to the assessment of working dogs performance in each phase of sorting, training and qualification throughout their time of service.

    11/10/2018 - 05:31

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  • The release - always a challenge ?

    In protection work dogs have to keep hold of a suspect by biting him. To keep the injury as small as possible, the dog handler needs to be able to stop the bite at any time. But this often leads to problems.
    Possible reasons are:

    11/10/2018 - 05:29

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  • Learning Behavior and Search Optimization

    How can knowledge about learning be used effectively to optimize search dogs’ work? For scientific research and – more importantly – in real life military operations we expect our dogs to deliver 100 % success rates. Yet dogs are living beings, and they can´t help making mistakes.

    11/10/2018 - 05:26

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  • Complementary Training Method for Mine Detection Dogs

    One of the major problems when training detection dogs is that the composition of the smell presented for the dog is different than the composition of the substrate. I.e. technical TNT (three nitro toluene) contains 99% pure TNT.

    11/10/2018 - 04:47

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