Episode 44: Both Sides of Working Dogs with Mike Diehl

In this episode Eric and Ted talk to Mike Diehl. Mike is a police K9 handler and trainer in Indiana who also runs a very successful IPO club in the Indianapolis area. Mike talks about the importance of selection and testing for police dogs as well as sport dogs, the differences between the two and the reasoning behind it. They talk puppy selection and raising as well as the trials and tribulations of importing dogs from Europe to fulfill police contracts.

Thank you Mike! To check out his business site Diehl’s Police K9 Training Center and see dogs for both police and IPO you can visit his website at: https://diehlspolicek9training.com

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Episode 43: K9 to Commissioner to Interior Minister to Inmate with Mr Bernard Kerik

K9 Handler to Commissioner to Interim Interior Minister of Iraq to Inmate to Author. The Incredible true life story of Mr Bernard Kerik. The guys sit down with former NYPD Commissioner Bernard Kerik. They cover his long law enforcement career starting with his time as a K9 Handler in the Army all the way up to his nomination to Secretary of Homeland Security under President George Bush. Commissioner Kerik then goes into detail about his indictment and conviction of federal tax and other charges. Commissioner Kerik uses his journey and incarnation to highlight the need for prison and justice reform in the United States. What an incredible interview.

Thank you Mr Kerik you can visit his website at www.thekerikgroup.com and buy his books “The Lost Son: A Life In Pursuit of Justice,” his second book “From Jailer to Jailed” and his first novel “The Grave Above the Grave” on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Kindle and many other book outlets!!

Also a huge thank you to our sponsors!!

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Episode 42: Obedience with KD Mathews

Eric and Ted sit down with the man, the myth, the….mustache himself- KD Mathews to talk Obedience Training and the Learning Theory and how it can be applied to pet, sport and working k9. They address behavior, with wit and sarcasm, as it relates to the quadrants and how handlers can use those to solve problems in obedience and bitework!

Thank You KD- to reach him for obedience and coaching www.kdmathews.com

And a huge thank you to our sponsors!!

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True Scent K9 Training Aids available HERE: https://www.truescentk9.com or
512-533-2040

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Episode 41 Justin Melnick and Dita the Hair Missile!!

The guys sit down with everyone’s favorite duo Justin Melnick and Dita the Hair Missile and talk about how they came into each other’s life and their journey into playing Brock and Cerberus on CBS’s new hit SEAL Team! Justin shares his favorite charities , hopes of Dita growing opposable thumbs and why he can’t go to Arkansas!

Thank you Dita and Justin! You can follow their amazing lives on IG @justinmelnick and @ditathehairmissile

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True Scent K9 Training Aids available HERE: https://www.truescentk9.com or
512-533-2040

HITS K9 Training and Conference
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Episode 39: Tactical K9 Medicine with Janice Baker

The guys sit down with Janice Baker of Veterinary Tactical Group (VTG). The cover a wide range of issues and Janice dispels some of the “common knowledge” in the Vet and K9 World!! They cover a widely prescribed antibiotic and his huge effect on a dog’s ability to use its nose, the gap in heat injuries in the US vs deployed military dogs, useless K9 tourniquets and gunshot wounds.

Thank you Janice!!! To set up a class with Veterinary Tactical Group you can reach them at www.vettacgroup.com!

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True Scent K9 Training Aids available HERE: https://www.truescentk9.com or
512-533-2040

HITS K9 Training and Conference
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Episode 38: Jeff Barrett Founding Member of HITS

Jeff Barrett, founding member of HITS Training and Conference talks about his start in K9 and some of the trials and pitfalls he’s encountered during his long career. Some of those reasons led him to co-founded HITS, the largest and most in-depth K9 conference in North America! Do not miss this interview or the conference!

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True Scent K9 Training Aids available HERE: https://www.truescentk9.com or
512-533-2040

HITS K9 Training and Conference
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or Jeff Barrett at 863-529-5113

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Episode 37: Eric Retirement Rant

This man is on FIRE! What would you say after 23 years of behaving? The guys unload on department rats, bad policies, corrupt high-ups and widely held mistaken beliefs that may be holding your department back….. and of course OUTS!

Happy Retirement Eric!!!!!

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HITS K9 Training and Conference
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Episode 36: Why Does your dog need to sit?!? With Cameron Ford

The guys talk with Cameron Ford of Ford K9. Cameron has been a law enforcement handler who has handled in several high traffic states and is the longest-running West Coast trainer for NSW. They talk marker training and the value of it and great timing, the current state of law enforcement, testing, nose work, and scenario-based training. They also discuss Trained Final Response and what he has to say may blow your mind!

Thank you Cameron!

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Episode 35: Monetizing Your K9 Business with Aaron Taylor

The guys talk with Aaron Taylor of Ridgeside K9 about the realities of running a business in K9 and the pet side. Eric and Aaron talk about the pitfalls of being in law enforcement and the issues of getting out then Ted talks about the position that handlers are put in and the importance and impact of social media. Aaron gives it to you on a plate; how to make money training dogs.

Thank you Aaron! You can contact him at 703-586-8968 or ridgesidek9@gmail.com or www.ridgesidek9.com

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Thank you to our editor @dustiniswright at www.bracketdesigns.com and JJ Siebrasse!

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Episode 34: Justin Rigney

The guys talk with Justin Rigney about the realities of handling a patrol dog in a large department and dealing with administrative issues. You will NOT want to miss this fire episode!

Thank you Justin! To schedule a seminar of your own call him at 865-455-5191

And to our Sponsors!!

Join Pat Nolan and his wife Connie for their LIVE Training in Drive and Reward Markers WEBINAR November 15th HERE: https://www.onlineobediencetraining.com/webinars/webinar–connecting-obedience-with-the-pursuit-of-reward

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Thank you to our editor @dustiniswright at www.bracketdesigns.com and JJ Siebrasse!

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