Pittsburgh company says new kind of dog leash takes the pain out of training

Pittsburgh company says new kind of dog leash takes the pain out of training

“When you walk your dog, it puts your dog behind you,” Bryan Caudill said. “So what you’re doing is you’re disconnecting the negative energy that’s coming from the person on the leash.” Caudill said it gives owners more control in training and is a better option than a cinch collar, which can dig into a …
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Charges dropped against cop accused of letting dog attack woman

In June, Tuckerton agreed to pay $8,225.36 to settle a federal lawsuit filed by Cherry, alleging he was intentionally prevented from completing service training sessions and was not paid for at-home care of his canine. The borough forgave almost $17,000 in health premiums they had alleged Cherry …
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DA: Jersey Shore K-9 trainer stole cocaine meant for dog training

The head of K-9 training in Ocean County pleaded guilty this week to charges of official misconduct and theft after prosecutors said he stole cocaine intended to be used for canine training. Ocean County Sheriff’s Officer John C. Adams submitted the pleas Thursday following an investigation that began …
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Police ask community for K-9 program support

Their expertise could prove valuable to the city’s police force, and Bridges said his department could work with those officers as well as within the scope of other training programs. Ongoing training – for the officers and the dogs – is a key component of a successful program, Talkington and Goodfellow …
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MSU and Notre Dame: Rivals on the court, partners in safety

In terms of universities, MSU and Notre Dame are early adopters of Vapor Wake Detection Technology. Vapor Wake detection is a method for training and employing dogs for the detection of body-worn and hand-carried explosives. Developed at Auburn University, Vapor Wake dogs are specially trained …
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