• K9 Search and Rescue

    A Manual for Training the Natural Way

    Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak

    In the new edition of their bestselling book K9 Search and Rescue, they cover everything from basic training for search and rescue dogs to specific methods for each type of search operation, including wilderness searches and disaster scenarios.

  • K9 Personal Protection

    A Manual for Training Reliable Protection Dogs

    Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak

    In this new edition, beginning trainers will discover basic principles and methods every trainer needs to know, while experts will learn a number of advanced techniques that will enhance their training.

  • K9 Explosive and Mine Detection

    A Manual for Training and Operations

    Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak

    Enhance the operational capabilities of your K9 explosive detection team

  • K9 Drug Detection

    A Manual for Training and Operations

    Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak

    In the fight against illegal drugs, a well trained K9 can be your most important asset. This book gives handlers and trainers the tools and knowledge they need to properly train and deploy a highly effective K9 drug detection team.

  • K9 Obedience Training

    Teaching Pets and Working Dogs to Be Reliable and Free-Thinking

    Susan Bulanda

    Veteran search and rescue (SAR) dog handler and trainer Susan Bulanda shares the secrets of building an effective obedience training program.

  • K9 Aggression Control

    Teaching the "Out"

    Stephen A. Mackenzie

    In this completely revised and updated edition, Mackenzie describes several different approaches for training dogs in aggression control and teaching them to release the decoy without using compulsion.

  • K9 Search and Rescue Troubleshooting

    Practical Solutions to Common Search-Dog Training Problems

    Susan Bulanda

    Provides solutions to the most common problems SAR dog handlers encounter when training their dogs.

  • K9 Behavior Basics

    A Manual for Proven Success in
    Operational Service Dog Training

    Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak, Simon Prins

    The new edition of K9 Behavior Basics updates a classic title with new illustrations and an improved layout for easier reference. 

  • The Malinois

    The History and Development of the Breed in Schutzhund, Detection and Police Work

    Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak

    A comprehensive guide to the history and development of the Malinois breed.

  • K9 Teams

    Beyond the Basics of Search and Rescue and Recovery

    Vi Hummel Shaffer

    A professional development masterclass for K9 detection teams and people who work with them.

  • K9 Scent Training

    A Manual for Training Your Identification, Tracking and Detection Dog

    Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak

    A master class in a book for serious trainers, K9 Scent Training provides you with everything you need to know to build a successful scent training program.

  • K9 Schutzhund Training

    A Manual for IPO Training through Positive Reinforcement

    Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak

    Dr. Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak, world-renowned specialists in dog training, teach you proven techniques to train your Schutzhund dog in tracking, obedience and protection. 

  • K9 Decoys and Aggression

    A Manual for Training Police Dogs

    Stephen A. Mackenzie

    K9 Decoys and Aggression also describes drills designed to develop skill in the decoy. This book is the first to combine inter-species communication skills with the specific types of aggression known to be useful to police dog trainers. 

  • K9 Investigation Errors

    A Manual for Avoiding Mistakes

    Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak

    Internationally recognized dog handlers Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak present common K9 invesitgation errors and provide tips on how to make sure your work holds up in court.

  • The German Shepherd Dog

    A Historical View of the Breed’s Development, Prime, and Deterioration

    Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak

    Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak take fans of the German Shepherd on a fascinating journey through the breed’s history and development, from its origins in the 19th century to its spread around the world as one of the top working dog breeds.

  • Pyrenean Partners

    Herding and Guarding Dogs in the French Pyrenees

    Bryan D. Cummins, Patricia Lore

    Go on an historical and photographic journey into the development and contemporary use of livestock protection dogs and herding dogs as they ply their ancient trade in the French Pyrenees today. 

  • K9 Working Breeds

    Characteristics and Capabilities

    Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak

    In order to understand people better, we often look to their past. Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak show that the same is true for dog breeds. By taking a look back through the history of those breeds most active in K9 work, Gerritsen and Haak reveal why the traits of each breed emerged to make them world class K9 workers.

  • Colonel Richardson's Airedales

    The Making of the British War Dog School, 1900-1918

    Bryan D. Cummins

    This is the story of one man's struggle to develop the British War Dog School. Author Bryan Cummins recounts not only Richardson's struggle, but also the history of war dogs through the ages.

  • K9 Complete Care

    A Manual for Physically and Mentally Healthy Working Dogs

    Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak
  • K9 Officer's Manual

    Robert S. Eden

    This guide contains comprehensive information on every aspect of the K9 unit, from administration to officer safety on the job.

  • The Malinois

    Jan Kaldenbach

    Jan Kaldenbach, a former dog handler and police officer, is a top breeder of Malinois and has supplied dogs to a number of police departments in North America. In this guide, he outlines the basics in selecting and training a Malinois as a police service dog.

  • K9 Scent Detection

    My Favorite Judge Lives in a Kennel

    Jan Kaldenbach

    Renowned K9 trainer and handler Jan Kaldenbach delivers a concise, informative guide to the training and use of K9s for scent detection in police investigations.

  • Airedales

    The Oorang Story

    Bryan D. Cummins

    he Oorang Kennels were without a doubt the best known Airedale kennels in North America. Bryan Cummins' in-depth research reveals the truths behind the Oorang legacy, and one man's dedication to the Airedale breed.

  • K9 Professional Tracking

    A Complete Manual for Theory and Training

    Resi Gerritsen and Ruud Haak

    In K9 Professional Tracking, you’ll learn how to start a successful clean-scent tracking program from the ground up: how to pick the right dog, what equipment you need, how to lay a track, and which exercises work.

  • Police Officer's Guide to K9 Searches

    Stephen A. Mackenzie

    Stephen Mackenzie helps officers outside the K9 unit understand the proper use of dogs in police investigations. He describes the different situations in which a K9 can be helpful, how the dog functions during a search, and what officers can do before and during the search to maximize the chance of success.