August/WK4 2016/Blog – Muzzle Work (4 of 4)

This Week Topic: Muzzle Training (4 of 4) Recap – Key points of performance for training with a muzzle: -Establish proper fit – Canine must be neutral to muzzle achieved by canine wearing muzzle 7 days a week for minimum of 14 days. -Muzzle check before every evolution -Intro to muzzle and the sling shot […]

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August/WK3 2016/Blog – Muzzle Work (3 of 4)

This Week Topic: Muzzle Training (3 of 4) A key point from last week: Muzzle neutralization, when a canine becomes neutral to the muzzle (muzzle doesn’t distract canine) is the point at which I begin incorporating muzzle training. “The Agitation Muzzle keeps your canine from becoming equipment fixated with sleeves/suits. Being able to train with least […]

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August/WK2 2016/Blog – Muzzle Work (2 of 4)

Last week we described multiple muzzles on the market. When it came down to proper fit, utilization in training, static settings, price and safety, the original agitation/RAM Muzzle is the muzzle of choice. This week’s discussion topic: Why the muzzle is a key piece of equipment here at Canine Tactical – Proper fit  – Safety checks. Key […]

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May2016 1st Edition/Newsletter (Working Dogs)

Lately there has been an increase in the number of reports of police K9s that have been killed or seriously injured in the field.  This is why Canine Tactical is on a mission!  Many of these could have been avoided with the appropriate training! Traditionally, handlers are only taught sport dog tactics in their basic […]

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August/WK1 2016/Blog – Muzzle Work (1 of 4)

The most overlooked piece of equipment by a canine trainer/vendor  – The most important piece of gear in a handler kit – The piece of gear where proper fit is essential – The piece of gear that should always be with the dog wherever it goes. The piece of gear that separates a sport dog from […]

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