skip navigation

PUBLICATIONS

Register for Latest Research

Stay Informed
Register with NCJRS to receive NCJRS's biweekly e-newsletter JUSTINFO and additional periodic emails from NCJRS and the NCJRS federal sponsors that highlight the latest research published or sponsored by the Office of Justice Programs.

NCJRS Abstract

The document referenced below is part of the NCJRS Virtual Library collection. To conduct further searches of the collection, visit the Virtual Library. See the Obtain Documents page for direction on how to access resources online, via mail, through interlibrary loans, or in a local library.

 

NCJ Number: 41753 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: TRAINING DOGS FOR NARCOTIC DETECTION - FINAL REPORT
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: US Dept of the Army
US Army Land Warfare Laboratory
United States of America

Southwest Research Institute
United States of America
Date Published: 1972
Page Count: 54
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
Southwest Research Institute
San Antonio, TX 78284
US Dept of the Army
Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21005
Publication Number: REPORT NO LWL-CR-60DJ71
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America

NCJRS Photocopy Services
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS BOOKLET PRESENTS THE ABC'S OF TRAINING AND HANDLING NARCOTICS DETECTION DOGS.
Abstract: SELECTION AND TRAINING OF A NARCOTICS DETECTION DOG IS DESCRIBED. THE TYPES OF SIMPLE COMMANDS THAT A DOG CAN UNDERSTAND ARE LISTED. METHODS OF ROOM SEARCH ARE INCLUDED, AS WELL AS OLFACTORY TRAINING FOR THE DOG. ADVANCED TRAINING PROCEDURES INVOLVE DISCRIMINATION TRAINING WITH NARCOTICS, ASPIRIN, AND OTHER SUBSTANCES. THE CAUSES AND REMEDIES OF POOR PERFORMANCE IN A DOG ARE EXPLAINED....BDS
Index Term(s): Crime Scene Investigation; Drug abuse; Drug detection; Drug law offenses; Police dog training; Police dogs
To cite this abstract, use the following link:
http://www.ncjrs.gov/App/publications/abstract.aspx?ID=41753

*A link to the full-text document is provided whenever possible. For documents not available online, a link to the publisher's website is provided. Tell us how you use the NCJRS Library and Abstracts Database - send us your feedback.