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Search and Rescue Saturday– Rewards

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This week Küster and I along with other members of our team are helping with another class for the Search Dog Organization of North America (SDONA).  Yesterday, we had several different discussions on finding a reward system for your K-9 partner.  What motivates your dog?  In fact the Chief Editor and I have been talking […]

K-9 Brennan makes a find in a barrel. --TalesAndTails.com

Search And Rescue Saturday — An Observation

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This weeks Search and Rescue Saturday is a little less K-9 SAR related and more of just an observation. Lately Küster has been learning something new to add to his “skill set”.  Okay, it’s more that we are being exposed to something new.  What are we learning? We will cover that on a different weekend. […]

Pet Me, Pet Me, Pet Me -- Tales and Tails

Search And Rescue Saturday — Finding A Routine

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It has been a rough past six months.  I had finally decided to add the area search discipline to Team Küster’s tool box.  We spent much of our time working towards that certification.  The Chief Editor talked me into going to the BlogPaws conference in Nashville, Tennessee.  During the past six months Team Küster certified […]

Taking The Treat -- Tales and Tails

Search And Rescue Saturday–Obedience Class

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As most of our blog readers know the Chief Editor and I help teach the 4-H obedience class for our local 4H program and the kids who are working on completing the canine projects.  We have now been doing this for about fifteen years and it is something that we’ve enjoyed and really look forward […]

Küster In Orange -- Tales and Tails

Search And Rescue Saturday–The Weather

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So I had a meeting yesterday afternoon. While waiting for the attendees I found myself answering questions about the dogs.  Most people who know me know that we have dogs.  Of course everyone wants to know what Küster has been doing and what are his weekend plans.  This time of year I hear a lot […]