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The Resource The dog lover unit : lessons in courage from the world's K9 cops, Rachel Rose

The dog lover unit : lessons in courage from the world's K9 cops, Rachel Rose

Label
The dog lover unit : lessons in courage from the world's K9 cops
Title
The dog lover unit
Title remainder
lessons in courage from the world's K9 cops
Statement of responsibility
Rachel Rose
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • An up-close look at the lives and work of the brave men, women, and dogs who serve and protect citizens around the world. With insight, humour, and awe, this book reveals the feats that these human and canine teams accomplish, and the emotional and physical risks that they take for one another, and for us. Residence: Vancouver, B.C
  • Rose introduces readers to police dogs and their handlers in the United States, Canada, Britain, and France, where their group's official name translates as "the dog lover unit." She went on the ride-alongs, training runs, and other challenges that these courageous people and canines face on a daily basis. Now Rose reveals the feats that these human and canine teams accomplish, and the emotional and physical risks that they take for one another, and for us
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.2/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV8025
LC item number
.R66 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The dog lover unit : lessons in courage from the world's K9 cops, Rachel Rose
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- From puppy to police dog -- drive and determination -- Situational awareness and public perception -- Outlaws and outliers -- The thrill of the chase, the whim of destiny -- Chrisa-the dog no one wanted -- Police dog families -- women in policing -- Grave threats -- Bonds from beyond the grave -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn967029672
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
325 pages
Isbn
9781250110749
Lccn
2017027327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)967029672
Label
The dog lover unit : lessons in courage from the world's K9 cops, Rachel Rose
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- From puppy to police dog -- drive and determination -- Situational awareness and public perception -- Outlaws and outliers -- The thrill of the chase, the whim of destiny -- Chrisa-the dog no one wanted -- Police dog families -- women in policing -- Grave threats -- Bonds from beyond the grave -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn967029672
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
325 pages
Isbn
9781250110749
Lccn
2017027327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)967029672

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