A drug used for decades to treat leukemia may have other uses in the fight against cancer, researchers at the University of Missouri have found. Previously, doctors used 6-Thioguanine, or 6-TG, as a chemotherapy treatment to kill cancer cells in patients with leukemia. In recent years, many doctors have shelved 6-TG in exchange for newer […]
May 30, 2013: A drug-sniffing police dog is shown at a training session at a police station in Bremerton, Wash.AP Police in Washington state and Colorado are trying to teach old dogs to unlearn an old trick. For as long as dogs have been trained to assist police officers, they’ve been helping make drug busts. […]
Dog sniff unconstitutional: Justice Antonin Scalia said a person has the Fourth Amendment right to be free from the government’s gaze inside their home and in the area surrounding it, which is called the curtilage. By Jesse J. Holland, Associated Press / March 26, 2013 The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that police cannot bring drug-sniffing police dogsonto […]
by mainerunningphotos MEXICO CITY (AP) — A dog reportedly mutilated by Mexican drug traffickers is recovering at a sanctuary for abused and abandoned dogs. Sanctuary owner Patricia Ruiz says Pay de Limon, or Lemon Pie, was fitted with prosthetic front legs last year. The Belgian shepherd mix now walks, jumps and runs. Ruiz says the […]
Kalama Police collect donations for replacement drug dog The Kalama Police Guild is collecting donations to put toward purchase of a drug-sniffing dog to replace K9 Bati, who died of cancer in December. Read more on The Daily News Bull mastiff mauls 7-year-old Carolyn Davies saved her son from being “murdered” by a 45kg dog. […]
Celebrity Dog Coach Read more on Santa Barbara Independent Court: State Must Prove Drug Dog Reliability In a pair of cases involving routine traffic stops, the Oregon Supreme Court has ruled that prosecutors must prove the reliability of a drug detection dog when a police officer relies on the dog to conduct a search without […]
A Reader Asks… Havn’t found any useful websites or anything so was wondering if someone could recommend a book or video or website on drug detection dog training.