Karin has many years of operational experience as a Dog handler and Instructor in Mantrailing, Airscenting SAR, General Purpose, Live Body and Victim Detection, Explosive Detection. She also holds a Diploma as a Behaviour Practitioner and excessive experience as a Sport Dog Handler in IPO and Agility and is the creator of a Training and Assessment Program for Mantrailing Dogs for SAR.
Richard has many years of operational experience as a Dog hander and Instructor in Mantrailing, Airscenting SAR, General Purpose, Live Body and Victim Detection, Explosive Detection. He also has excessive experience in training and competing in Working Trials.
Ian Yorke Wade
Ian has been around dogs all his life. He has 40 years’ experience training dogs. He has trained dogs for both obedience and working trails. He studies Canine Behaviour and gained certification in advanced ‘amichien bonding’ which is a holistic approach to dog training. Ian has worked with some of the most experienced instructors in the field of Mantrailing and gained operational status with his German Shepherd Jaeger in 2016.
Kerry has many years of mountain rescue experience, during which time she has always worked with the Life Body Detection dogs, who are trained to use air scent, locating missing people in Search and Rescue. She set up a dog unit within her team, which was training live body detection capabilities using air scent to detect missing people, trailing dogs and Victim Recovery dogs.
Kerry has an extreme level of understanding about trailing. She is able to instruct handlers with high drive dog as well as has great skills to motivate dogs with a low to medium drive level. She has great abilities to highlight and solve training issues when training dogs and handlers