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Search And Rescue Saturday — Distractions

by Mr. Taleteller on

The longer I’ve been doing this K-9 search and rescue thing the more I am becoming sure that training with distractions as early as possible is a good thing. From past blog posts, you may remember me writing about the human remains K-9s searching boxes to work on distractions.  Our team loves to put a […]

Christmas Angels -- Tales and Tails

Gifts For Dogs

by Houndstooth on

Every day, our dogs give us the gift of their presence with wagging tails, walks together and quiet time together.  As the holidays approach, they don’t give two figs about presents and gift giving, but we humans like to give gifts this time of year.  Since dogs enrich our lives so much, it’s natural that […]

Feeling Festive -- Tales and Tails

A Long Winter’s Nap

by Houndstooth on

I don’t know about things where you live, but here where we are, it’s taken a turn for the brisk.  When I say brisk, I mean take your breath away, freeze your brain and make you dream of a tropical island kind of brisk.  Winter is definitely on its way.  In short, I feel like […]

Search And Rescue Saturday–The Odd Requests

by Mr. Taleteller on

Since the Editor and Chief of TalesAndTails.com asked if I would consider writing this little thing called Search and Rescue Saturday I find myself being more aware of the comings and goings around me.  Many times after something happens I find myself thinking, could I make that into a blog post.  So, just this week […]

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Search And Rescue Saturday — The Plane

by Mr. Taleteller on

As you may have noticed last week from the picture I posted,  our team was able to train at our local regional airport recently.  We trained with the plane. Why the airport? One the things that our team does, and in my opinion does well, is train in different environments.  Last week we were able […]

Morgan at the Wheel -- Tales and Tails

Paging The Dog Owner…

by Houndstooth on

Sometimes, there are moments in life that you just can’t make up, and last week Mr. Taleteller had one of them.  I’m still laughing about it this week and the story is one that’s too good to pass up.  My husband had been trying unsuccessfully for a few days to get Morgan out for a […]

I've Got Your Back -- Tales and Tails

Games People Play

by Houndstooth on

Usually, when my husband has Morgan out for play time in the evening, they play some games because Morgan is really into problem solving and she needs to use her brain as much as her body.  So, they play a game where he hides things for her and she finds them.  He hides both treats […]