Montana Law Allows Cadaver Dog Training With Human Remains | Montana News

By SULLIVAN HUEBNER, The Billings Gazette COOKE CITY, Mont. (AP) — When Mark Polakoff pulls human body parts from an old ammo can, it’s just a regular working weekend. Polakoff is a seasoned search-and-rescue dog handler. With nearly 40 years experience, he’s one of Absaroka Search Dogs’ best handlers. He’s also one of the best … Read more

Push for licensing in dog training

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) – Pulling on a leash, jumping on others, reacting towards other dogs are all reasons dog owners sometimes seek out dog trainers. However, dog ‘trainers’ can market themselves as such without any certification, classes or experience– and it’s completely legal. The Association of Professional Dog Trainers is trying to change that, … Read more