Susan Bulanda's new book "Ready"! explains how to train a handler (and the dog). Starting with a brief history of dogs in search and rescue, it provides an overview of the training required to attain the necessary SAR skills-for both handler and dog. Specific commands and article retrieval are finding are presentedin an easy-to-follow format with training goals,methods, testing and problems clearly defined.Practical & well researched the book is illustrated with many photos. Ready will be of interest to dog handlers and casual readers alike.
SARSCENE a publication of the National Association of Search & Rescue