Accession Number:

AD0713577

Title:

TACTICS IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF MINE DETECTOR DOGS

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY LAND WARFARE LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1970-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

The paper describes the development and characteristics of two U. S. mine dog systems. The Mine Detection Dog was recently made operational and has undergone a 6 month evaluation in RVN. The Specialized Mine Detection Dog is currently in development. The training procedures for both have been based on the reward or approach principle of learning.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE