Police dogs

by Miller, Marie-Therese.

Format: Print Book 2007
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Cooper-Siegel Community Library - Sharpsburg Childrens j 363.28 MIL
Location  Cooper-Siegel Community Library - Sharpsburg
 
Collection  Childrens
 
Call Number  j 363.28 MIL
 
 
Summary
Take an inside look at the training of police dogs and how they get their often dangerous jobs done. ""Police Dogs"" provides exciting real-life accounts of police dogs and human partners in action. Learn how a police patrol canine protects his human partner from a criminal, how a police bloodhound finds a burglar days after the culprit has left the crime scene, and how detector dogs use their sense of smell to find illegal drugs, bombs, and more.
Contents
K-9 Bojar and Sergeant Lamonica: becoming partners
K-9 Bojar and Sergeant Lamonica: learning aggression and scent work
K-9 Bojar and Sergeant Lamonica: on the job
Explosive detection dogs
Narcotics detection dogs
K-9 Timber, the accelerant detector, and K-9 Bojar, the cadaver detector
Police bloodhounds: the mantrailers
Training the mantrailer
Scent trailers learn to trail
Glossary
Bibliography
More information
Further reading
Picture credits
Index.

Additional Information
Series Dog tales. True stories about amazing dogs.
Subjects Police dogs -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Police dogs -- New York (State) -- Dutchess County -- Juvenile literature.
Police dogs.
Police dogs -- New York (State) -- Dutchess County.
Publisher New York :Chelsea Clubhouse,2007
Language English
Description 74 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9780791090367 (alk. paper)
0791090361 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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