Site Updates

We would like to extend our deepest gratitude for continued patience during this quick transition! 

  • All Federal & State cases have been reviewed and updated. 

  • Articles:  We have had a few people interested in Terry's Articles. We will continue to review and update the articles we have from Terry's webmaster and are currently trying to retrieve the rest. When we are finished reviewing we will have them posted on the site.  In the meantime if you have any questions please contact us.

  • Fleck Members:  If you did not receive an email from us regarding the transfer please check your spam (if the email address that you use belongs to an agency the protection from your IT department may have prevented it from coming through) For Fleck's members that were transferred over, you will need to reset your password.  To do so: Click on member log in (Below upcoming seminars), log on with email and then click on forgot password.  Questions about your member please email Jennifer at Jennifer@sheepdogguardian.com

  • Newsletters:  Newsletters will resume starting back up in mid October.  It has come to our attention that some members were not receiving Fleck's newsletters due to emails being wrong.  The records(members email addresses) that have come from his webmaster may be inaccurate. If you feel your email may be incorrect or would just like to verify it please contact Jennifer@sheepdogguardian.com.

 If this is your first time to the site this is how to use the site: 

To view case law:

Highlight Canine Legal Updates, click on Federal Law or State Law

Click on Circuit or State you would like to view

                  

Thank you to Sweet and the Central Alabama Police K9 Association for hosting us!  It was a great seminar and we look forward to seeing you next year!

Central Alabama Police K9 Training

 September 30, 2019

Thank you to the City of Carmel Police Department for hosting us!  It was a great seminar, great people, great atmosphere and we can't forget great food! We look forward to seeing you next year!

Carmel, Indiana Police Department

 September 24, 25 & 26, 2019

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It is imperative for you and your staff to be armed with the knowledge which applies directly to you and your jurisdiction.  Police service and working dog operations vary widely between jurisdictions (local, state & federal circuits) due to differences in training philosophies, operational needs and most important the law.  PSD operations in New York are vastly different than in Illinois or California.  It is for this reason why we bring you the case law that will meet your needs. 

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