Episode 61: Ladies of K9 with Margo Machen DVM, PhD Commander San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Search Dog Team

In the 4th Ladies Of K9 v2.0 we talk with Margo Marchen (DVM, PhD) from the San Bernardino Sherriff’s office search team.  Margo talks about the success’ and set backs of running 22 dog teams in a county roughly the size of West Virginia that covers everything from sea level to extremely rural and mountainous.  She covers new case law specific to SAR teams and how to deal with administrators and interagency cooperation.  She also addresses how to keep training relevant and ensuring that the teams are well trained, certified, and vetted.  She addresses containment strategies and the use of other resources and resources while deployed.

Thank You Margo!!!

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Episode 60: Ladies of K9 Double Drop with Kristi Schiller

We get to sit down with Kristi Schiller. She is an American Quarter Horse owner and breeder, businesswoman, former playboy model, socialite and philanthropist from Houston, Texas. Schiller is the founder and chairman of K9s4COPs, a 501(c)(3) foundation that provides K9s to law enforcement agencies. She is passionate, witty and cusses like a sailor while saving hundreds of departments K9 programs across the country!!

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Episode 59: Ladies of K9 Double Drop PSA with Dr Katrina Kardiasmenos

Drop Two of Six for our Ladies of K9 Series! Katrina is a judge, secretary and a competitor with her first leg of a Level 3 under her belt for Protection Sports Association ON TOP of being a mom and an Associate Professor at Bowie State University! We talk the sport and how she got into it and her tips for being a successful competitor in this top tier sport!

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Episode 58: Jessie Keller Ladies of K9

Eric and Ted set down with Jessie Keller. Jessie is an Air Force handler with SEVEN deployments to the Middle East. She runs down how she became a handler in the Air Force and overcoming the physical requirements and why she doesn’t do “female requirements.” She talks about handling in them middle east and transitioning out to become a fire fighter and contract EDD Handler. She also touches on her competitive body building career…. her resume will humble you boys!!
Thank you Jessie! You can follow her amazing journey on IG @jessiekeller24

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Episode 57: HITSK9 with Jeff Meyer!!

Ted and Eric sit down with Jeff Meyer of HITS K9 Training and Conference. HITS is the largest K9 conference in North America and Jeff runs us through the formation, history and how we get to the present day show HITS has grown in to. Jeff is also a long time handler at a large department in Colorado and they discuss the fallout (or lack of) from the Colorado State Supreme Court People vs McKnight decision and how other states should look at that decision.

Thank you Jeff!!! DO NOT miss your opportunity to sign up for HITS 2019 in Chicago! www.hitsk9.net

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EPISODE 56: Oh Canada with Bob Eden


The guys talk with Bob Eden of KATS K9.   Bob was a handler for a longggg time and shares some stories and trials of running a dog in a lengthy career.  Bob owns KATS K9 and Bob Eden Consulting.  They discuss policy, liability, case law, and training records.   For Patrons,  Bob mentions a list of questions that he gives to prosecutors that he wants them to ask him, I attached them below.  We asked him to supply us with those.  They are aimed at tracking but can be reworked for any working team.    https://katsplatinum.com/ https://policek9.com

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EPISODE 55: Oh Canada K9 with GrassRoots Michael Nezbeth

We get it- we’ve picked on Canada one too many times and now our very polite northern neighbors have showed up with pitchforks, whiskey and maple syrup to finish us off, eh? We kid! We felt it was time to highlight some of Canada’s best in K9, starting with our good friend Michael Nezbeth owner of GrassRoots K9. We talk Grip Development and Proper Decoy Work! We’ve worked with Mike multiple times and he is truly one of the nicest guys and an absolute prodigy in a suit!

Thank you Michael! To reach him about training or dog sales visit their site at www.grassrootsk9.com

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Episode 54: Friggin Lasers with Matt Yoder

We sit Matt Yoder and talk about friggin lasers! Matt was a handler on a large active SWAT unit on the east coast. We cover the ah-ha moment when Matt decided he needed a way to direct his dog to specific locations during a deployment without compromising cover or concealment. We talk about how to integrate the laser directionals correctly, some of the pit falls of using them, and of course, the benefits. Thank you Matt!!

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Episode 53: The State of K9 RANT

In this no holds barred episode the guys leave nothing unsaid. They talk Blue Falconing of your brothers to get ahead… we pulled an IA complaint written to try and get Eric fired by a woman in this industry who pretends to be pro police, we call out shooting towards your dog and shitty, dangerous transfer bite trainers who call you military and LE Handlers “Bottom of the Barrel” and the lies they tell to sell their bull… we talk bad policy, departments that make you buy your own dog and much MUCH more. Crack a beer and turn up the volume.

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Episode 52 (d): Recorded Live from BlueLine K9 Conference with USPCA Ben Shaffer and HRD Ray Murphy

This episode contains a truly important message to our industry. Ben Shaffer and Ray Murphy talk with Ted about bridging the gap. Ben is an active handler in Pennsylvania and a USPCA trainer covering advanced training and Ray is a co-owner of High Risk Deployment K9. They talk about the need for certifications and what they mean; and don’t mean. Ben addresses the skills gap between a certification standard and deployable skills while Ray talks about the best way to address and teach those skills in a scenario based environment.

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Tactical Police K9 Training at https://www.tacticalpolicek9training.com

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Coast 2 Coast K9 www.c2ck9.com

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