30 August 2018
Trained detection dogs are dogs that have been trained to use their senses to locate substances such as hard drugs, money, blood, dead bodies and contraband goods, among many other things. These dogs are usually left in the hands of handlers who identify the dogs' individual needs and offer training. There are many things that the dog needs to learn. These will promote discipline. One such attribute is obedience, and below are some of the reasons why a detection dog requires training on dog obedience.
Two Reasons to Install a Security Screen Door
22 January 2018
Many homeowners choose to have security screen doors fitted onto the exterior doors of their properties. Here are two reasons why you may want to consider doing this too.
It can enable you to safely interact with strangers who approach your home
It can be dangerous to open your front door when a stranger knocks on it. Whilst in most cases, the people who approach properties in this manner are simply delivering packages, selling goods, or offering their house maintenance services, there is always a risk that the next person who knocks on your door could be a criminal who intends to hurt you.
Two situations in which it is worth investing in a security system for your home
31 July 2017
Security systems can be quite expensive to buy and install. However, there are circumstances in which this type of purchase could be a very wise investment. Read on to find out more.
You have moved into a property in an area with high crime rates
Whilst moving into a neighbourhood which is known to have higher-than-average crime rates does not, of course, automatically mean that your home will be burglarised, it does increase the chances of this happening.
How A Guard Dog Could Enhance Your Home Security
27 June 2016
If you live in a large place out in the sticks, you may feel vulnerable to intruders. Under these circumstances, you may be considering employing a security service to patrol your property with a guard dog.
But would a guard dog suit your circumstances? Read on for some helpful information.
What makes guard dogs an effective burglar deterrent?
Dogs have very keen hearing and, as a consequence, will hear an intruder long before you do.