About: Jason Purgason
Jason is the Training Director of Highland Canine Training, LLC and has over 20 years of experience in training dogs and people for Detection, Police Patrol, Search and Rescue, Tracking, and other aspects of working with dogs. A reserve police officer and former Police Canine Handler, Jason conducts police canine handler courses in addition to the oversight of all other trainers’ courses offered at Highland Canine Training, LLC. Jason was a full time canine handler employed at Reidsville Police Department, North Carolina, for more than 10 years. He was also a canine unit supervisor for this department which included five dog teams. For almost nine years, he was the Supervisor of the Vice Narcotics/ Interdiction Unit and was an Operator on the SWAT team.
Recent Posts by Jason Purgason
How Police K9 Trainers Can Benefit from a Professional Dog Trainer SchoolAlong with your department's SWAT team and vice/narcotics unit, the Police K9 Unit is one of the highest liability areas within any agency. Due to the risk involved, a department would never allow a rookie officer to be the leader of their departmental SWAT...
¿Quieres que entrenar perros sea tu propio negocio?Comenzar un negocio de entrenamiento para perros podría parecer un proceso difícil para aquellos que aun no poseen la técnicas, habilidades y experiencia necesaria dentro de esta industria. Sin embargo, a medida que adiestramos al animal, resolvemos problemas de conducta y brindamos consejos a sus dueños para el...
Resource Guarding in Dogs can be Fixed with the Right ApproachOur staff of professional dog trainers are often presented with a dog that suffers from some behavioral issue and one that we deal with quite frequently is possessive aggression, also known as resource guarding. Rehabilitating resource guarding in dogs can be...
Recent Comments by Jason Purgason
- May 12, 2015 on Why Choose a Master Dog Trainer Program
- April 15, 2014 on Why Choose a Master Dog Trainer Program
- February 6, 2013 on What to Expect from a Pet Dog Trainer School at Highland Canine