parquet or sidewalk.
Good day to all.
I really want to warn you and, perhaps, protect you from the mistake that I once made when buying a puppy. I’ll tell you all about Dobermans.
These are part of the text for those who want to know the background:
So what do you know about dog breeders? Many of you have seen gorgeous, powerful representatives of the Doberman breed. “The muzzle is black and tan. Like fire, my eyes are burning. I fell in love with the Doberman many years ago” … actually, my story began, having fallen in love with this breed, I realized that I would have this particular dog. Knowing nothing, understanding nothing in this area, I studied literature, watched a training video, talked with dog handlers from all over Russia. And then the time came X. I chose a breeder, litter and puppy. I still remember that raging hurricane of emotions in me when I went after him. Continue reading
The program was prepared by the working committee of the ZKS SPD KSU consisting of:
Platonenko V.A., Kuzmuk V.V.
Skill 1. Sampling the proposed odor thing
Under the proposed odor thing, an odor carrier is assumed to have any source other than food, offered in an open or hidden way (enclosed in a container). On the site, an area of 2 square meters. m, in any order at least four items are laid out, one of which has the desired smell.
The object for snuffing is placed at a distance of 3 m, from all sides, from the unfolded objects.
A trainer with a dog is called to the place of sampling. After the judge’s report on readiness for execution, the trainer provides the dog with the desired smell to sniff. Any way of sniffing. Continue reading
Demand for dogs capable of carrying out protective service does not decline, as well as demand for trainers. This is where a funny collision arises: on the one hand, some breeders and kennel owners try to accustom the layman to the next myth that cool dogs do not need to learn good lines – all science is in their blood, and in extreme situations, genetic mechanisms work, accurate as a swiss watch. On the other hand, most trainers claim that every dog should be taught at least the general training course, this is like a letter for a person. It seems to sound logical …
First, let’s define the terminology. Although the phrase “bodyguard dog” is quite common, I would still prefer to use the term “protective dog” in cases where the task of the dog is to guard the owner, or “guard dog” when it comes to protecting the territory.
So what is, in my understanding, a protective dog? Continue reading