|Format:||Print Book 2007|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
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.
ContentsK-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
|Series||Dog tales. True stories about amazing dogs.|
-- United States
-- Juvenile literature.
Police dogs -- New York (State) -- Dutchess County -- Juvenile literature.
Police dogs -- New York (State) -- Dutchess County.
|Publisher|| New York :Chelsea Clubhouse,2007
74 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|ISBN||9780791090367 (alk. paper)
0791090361 (hardcover : alk. paper)