Accession Number:

ADA031982

Title:

User's Guide: Land Mine and Booby Trap Detector Dogs. Volume III

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept.

Corporate Author:

SOUTHWEST RESEARCH INST SAN ANTONIO TXDEPT OF BIOENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

66.0

Abstract:

While the capabilities of land minebooby trap canines have been well documented, several years of carefully-controlled studies have shown that the successful utilization of such animals requires a knowledgeable, dedicated handler with proper training and experience. This manual is intended as a field guide for use by personnel who meet these qualifications. Its purpose is to provide a field-portable summary of the important procedures and considerations involved in the deployment of land minebooby trap detector dogs.

Subject Categories:

  • Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Medicine
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE