Table 1

Table 1: Handler and Dog Characteristics

Team Sex of Handler Number of Cases
Worked by Handler
Dog’s Age in Years Traditional Training Arson Evidence Training Explosives Device Training
1 Male 52 5 No Yes No
2 Male 0 1 No Yes No
3 Female 0 3 No Yes No
4 Male 150 7 No Yes No
4a   150 2 No Yes No
5 Male 700 4 No Yes Yes
5a   700 7 No Yes Yes
6 Male 100 4 No Yes No
7 Male 30 2 No Yes Yes
8 Female 40 3 No No No
9 Male 0 1 No No No
10 Male 4 2 Yes No No
10a Male 4 3 Yes No No
11 Male 17 4 Yes No No
12 Male 0 2 No No No
13 Male 150 4 No Yes Yes
13a   150 1 No Yes Yes
14 Male 3 2 Yes No No
15 Female 70 2 No Yes No
16 Male 0 1 No No No

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