. An unforgettable memoir from a search-and-rescue pilot and her spirited canine partner In the wake of the Oklahoma City bombing, Susannah Charleson clipped a photo from the newspaper of an exhausted canine handler, face buried in the fur of his search-and-rescue dog. A dog lover and pilot with search experience herself, nonexistent pay, Susannah was so moved by the image that she decided to volunteer with a local canine team and soon discovered firsthand the long hours, and often heart-wrenching results they face.
Scent of the Missing: Love and Partnership with a Search-and-Rescue Dog - For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. Once she qualified to train a dog of her own, a strong, she adopted Puzzle, bright Golden Retriever puppy who exhibited unique aptitudes as a working dog but who was less interested in the role of compliant house pet.
The Possibility DogsMariner Books - Similar to her best-selling first book, scent of the Missing, Charleson’s The Possibility Dogs goes beyond the science that explains working canines to tell the stories of the dogs themselves. If you love dogs, this is a can’t-miss book written by a kindred spirit. Jennifer arnold, she found that her relationship with puzzle, author of Through a Dog’s Eyes and In a Dog’s HeartAfter a grisly search-and-rescue operation led to troubling consequences for author Susannah Charleson, her search dog, made a surprising contribution to her own healing.
The characters you meet will enchant you, but the storyteller will capture your heart. What an amazing book. All the stories have tremendous heart and power and you believe Charleson when she writes: ‘Any dog can surprise you, ’ and ‘great dogs can come in odd packages. Boston Globe. Inspired by that experience, comfort, plucking them from shelters and training them to work with disabled human partners, Charleson learned to identify abandoned dogs with service potential, to whom the dogs bring assistance, and hope.
The Possibility Dogs - This heartwarming combination of memoir and research is sure to both inform and inspire. She keeps it real. Reading the possibility Dogs is like taking an amazing literary journey with a dear friend by your side.
What the Dog Knows: Scent, Science, and the Amazing Ways Dogs Perceive the WorldTouchstone - 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! Clear-eyed and unsentimental, warren explains why our partnership with working dogs is woven into the fabric of society, and why we keep finding new uses for the wonderful noses of our four-legged friends. For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. These abilities may seem magical or mysterious, but author Cat Warren shows the science, the rigorous training, and the skilled handling that underlie these creatures’ amazing abilities.
Her dog solo has a fine nose and knows how to use it, but he’s only one of many astounding dogs in a varied field. Warren interviews cognitive psychologists, medical examiners, historians, and forensic anthropologists, trainers, as well as the breeders, epidemiologists, and handlers who work with and rely on these intelligent and adaptable animals daily.
Cat warren is a university professor and journalist who had tried everything she could think of to harness her dog Solo’s boundless energy and enthusiasm…until a behavior coach suggested she try training him to be a “working dog. What started out as a hobby soon became a calling, as Warren was introduced to the hidden universe of dogs who do this essential work and the handlers who train them.
What the Dog Knows: Scent, Science, and the Amazing Ways Dogs Perceive the World - Along the way, warren discovers story after story that prove the capabilities—as well as the very real limits—of working dogs and their human partners. A firsthand exploration of the extraordinary abilities and surprising, sometimes life-saving talents of “working dogs”—pups who can sniff out drugs, even locate the dead—as told through the experiences of a journalist and her intrepid canine companion, find explosives, which The New York Times calls “a fascinating, deeply reported journey into the…amazing things dogs can do with their noses.
There are thousands of working dogs all over the us and beyond with incredible abilities—they can find missing people, pinpoint unmarked graves of Civil War soldiers, detect drugs and bombs, or even find drowning victims more than two hundred feet below the surface of a lake.
Search and Rescue Dogs: Training the K-9 HeroHowell Book House - 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! . Chapters describe cutting-edge training techniques used for wilderness, and water searches, cadaver dogs, disaster, and by state and federal disaster organizations such as FEMA. Search and rescue dogs: training the k-9 hero, step-by-step lessons on training your dog for a variety of search and rescue operations* Ways to keep your dog and yourself safe in the face of disaster* Practical information on procedures and equipment for dogs, handlers, 2nd Edition provides:* Clear, including images of Ground Zero and the Pentagon taken by ARDA volunteers after September 11, and human volunteers* The ultimate experience of the interdependence of Human and DogExtensive photographs illustrate real-life missions, 2001.
For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. Winner 1991 maxwell medallionbest special VolumeABOUT THE FIRST EDITION"". The techniques and the case studies here are so interesting that a read will prove rewarding to ordinary trainers and fanciers alike. Publisher s weeklyfrom the devastation of the World Trade Center to earthquakes in Central Asia, search and rescue dogs have proven invaluable in helping to find victims of disasters whether man-made or natural.
Search and Rescue Dogs: Training the K-9 Hero - First published in 1991 to critical acclaim, contains original, this newly expanded and revised edition of Search and Rescue Dogs: Training the K-9 Hero, updated content.
Scent and the Scenting DogBarkleigh Productions - 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! Unveil the mysteries of Scent! Now you can understand how and why a dog can work scent. This fascinating book explains the composition of scent, how it works in the dog's nose, and what affects scent and much more! · The Sense of Smell · Anatomy and Physiology · Theories and Odor · The Human as a Scent Source · Transmission · Atmospheric Factors and Airborn Scent · The Ground Scent Picture · Working on Dog's Scent · Snow Experiments For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time.
Where the Lost Dogs Go: A Story of Love, Search, and the Power of ReunionHoughton Mifflin Harcourt - Inquisitive, instructive, and hopeful, heartrending, Where the Lost Dogs Go pays tribute to the missing dogs—and to the found—and to the restless space in between. Along the way, Susannah finds a part of herself also lost. But amid these grim statistics, countless happy endings are forged. Tails wag again.
Cheerful and resourceful, ace has revealed a nose for the scent of lost pets, and together they help neighbors and strangers in their searching. And when unexpected heartbreak shatters her own sense of direction, it is Ace—the shelter dog that started it all—who leads Susannah home. From a new york times best-selling author, an important and heartfelt exploration into the world of lost dogs and the power of reunionOne in six dogs go missing at some point in their lives, check shelters, hang missing posters, leaving bereft owners to search high and low, and hope for good news.
Where the Lost Dogs Go: A Story of Love, Search, and the Power of Reunion - While susannah formally studies animal behavior, social media strategies, lost-pet search tactics, and the psychology of loss, Ace also steps up for training. Best friends are reunited. The mission to reunite lost pets with their families starts with Susannah’s own shelter rescue, Ace, a plucky Maltese mix with a mysterious past who narrowly survived months wandering lost.
In where the lost dogs go, readers take to the streets beside Susannah to bring home a host of missing pets. For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed!
Being a Dog: Following the Dog Into a World of SmellScribner - From the #1 bestselling author of inside of a dog—“an incredible journey into the olfactory world of man’s best friend” O, The Oprah Magazine, Alexandra Horowitz’s follow-up to her New York Times bestseller explains how dogs experience the world through their most spectacular organ—the nose.
In her “fascinating book…horowitz combines the expertise of a scientist with an easy, lively writing style” The New York Times Book Review as she imagines what it is like to be a dog. 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! . And, not surprisingly, as the boston globe says about Being a Dog, “becoming more doglike, can make anyone’s life a little more vivid.
Being a Dog: Following the Dog Into a World of Smell - For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. In addition to speaking to cognitive researchers and smell experts, Horowitz visits detection-dog trainers and training centers; she meets researchers working with dogs to detect cancerous cells and anticipate epileptic seizure or diabetic shock; and she even attempts to smell-train her own nose.
Guided by her own dogs, finnegan and Upton, Horowitz sets off on a quest through the cutting-edge science behind the olfactory abilities of the dog. As we come to understand how rich, and exciting the world around us is to the canine nose, complex, Horowitz changes our perspective on dogs forever. Readers will finish this book feeling that they have broken free of their human constraints and understanding smell as never before; that they have, for however fleetingly, been a dog.
Until Tuesday: A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved HimHachette Books - 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! A heartwarming dog story like no other: Tuesday, a lovable golden retriever, changes a former soldier's life forever. He wondered if he would ever recover. But more than that, together, it is a story about the love between a man and dog, and how, they healed each other's souls.
. Army, luis montalvan never backed down from a challenge during his two tours of duty in Iraq. For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. It is a story about war and peace, injury and recovery, psychological wounds and spiritual restoration. Tuesday had lived among prisoners and at a home for troubled boys, and he found it difficult to trust in or connect with a human being--until Luis.
Until Tuesday: A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him - Until tuesday is the story of how two wounded warriors, who had given so much and suffered the consequences, found salvation in each other. After returning home from combat, however, his physical wounds and crippling post-traumatic stress disorder began to take their toll. A highly decorated captain in the U.
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Team Dog: How to Train Your Dog--the Navy SEAL WayG.P. Putnam's Sons - The navy SEAL way. The new york times–bestselling book by former Navy SEAL Mike Ritland that teaches all dog owners how to have the close relationship and exceptional training of combat dogs. For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! His unique approach uses entertaining examples and anecdotes from his work with dogs on and off the battlefield and direct tips from the Navy SEAL guidebook to teach dog owners how to: choose the perfect dog for their household, establish themselves as the “team leader, ” master “command and control, ” employ “situational awareness, ” and to solidify their dog’s position as the family’s ultimate best friend.
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Ready! Training the Search and Rescue DogCompanionHouse Books - Professional search and rescue workers consider susan bulanda’s Ready! Training the Search and Rescue Dog the bible of Search and Rescue SAR, ” the most sought-after book of its kind detailing canine search and rescue. Color photographs and line drawings help to elucidate difficult concepts explained in the text.
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Ready! Training the Search and Rescue Dog - A resources section and index conclude this 264-page volume. For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. This second edition, cadaver, expanded and revised with new color photography, avalanche, evidence, water, including wilderness, provides readers with the necessary training methods for dogs in various SAR disciplines, and disaster searches.
Professional and volunteer sar workers will profit from the bulandas’ expertise on training the dog to alert, check, slow, choosing and socializing a SAR dog, managing the search mission, go to an object, and how to train dogs for specific commands such as bar, turn around, crawl through and others.
Readers curious about the fascinating work of the SAR canine will enjoy the general chapters about the history of SAR, an explanation of how dogs use scent to locate people or objects, and the functions of the SAR dog. This highly specialized training manual offers precise direction for SAR workers for every possible kind of mission, target skills, identifying the goals, methods and problem solving for each type of search.
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K9 Search and Rescue Troubleshooting: Practical Solutions to Common Search-Dog Training Problems K9 Professional Training SeriesDog Training Press - Susan explores how the stages of a dog’s early development affect its behavior as an adult. Pick the right training method for you and your dog. Diagnose and fix the most common training errors in your SAR dog with positive, effective methods. For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time.
Susan bulanda, bestselling author of Ready! Training the Search and Rescue Dog, is back with a new book that every SAR dog handler needs. Avoid common handler mistakes during SAR operations. She also presents the latest research in scent: what it is, how dogs detect it, and what they detect—crucial information for all SAR dog handlers, and a fascinating look at how dogs perceive the world.
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