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On Target v2.0- Training Substance Detector Dogs with Randy Hare- Detection 1 wins 2018 AVA Digital Awards Platinum Award

Columbia, MO- February 1, 2018- Canine Training Systems, the leading provider of broadcast quality instructional training titles for sport, service and companion dogs, today announced that their most recent offering, On Target v2.0- Training Substance Detector Dogs with Randy Hare- Detection 1 has been awarded a 2018 AVA Digital Awards Platinum Award. With nearly 2,500 entries from all 50 states and 17 countries, this is truly an honor.
On Target v2.0- Training Substance Detector Dogs with Randy Hare- Detection 1 is a follow up to the 15X Award Winning 2006 series with Randy Hare. Randy Hare’s Substance Detection Dog System is now more popular than ever.  With an evolving seminar demographic, Randy is now seeing a new generation of trainer and handler emerge.  His system has likewise evolved and because it is an open, changing system, is applicable to a wider range of substances, including those for civilian detection sports such as Nose Work.  Because both the equipment and technique has evolved, a new series of videos is available to showcase the updates, innovations and steps forward for those who wish to remain on the cutting-edge of detection training.
Pricing and Availability
On Target v2.0- Training Substance Detector Dogs with Randy Hare- Detection 1, is immediately available through Podium View™, Canine Training Systems On Demand streaming channel through the Canine Training Systems website at for an MSRP of $89.95.  The company website contains a detailed outline as well as excerpts from the 2hr29 minute, Full HD here.
About AVA Digital Awards
The Ava Awards recognizes outstanding work by creative professionals involved in the concept, writing, direction, shooting, and editing of audio-visual materials and programs. Entrants include video and film production companies, web developers, advertising agencies, PR firms, corporate and government communications departments, producers, directors, editors and shooters. Judges are industry professionals who look for companies and individuals whose talent exceeds a high standard of excellence and whose work serves as a benchmark for the industry. There were 2500 entries from throughout the United States and 17 other countries in the 2018 AVA Digital Awards Competition.
The AVA Digital Awards is administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP), one of the oldest, largest, and most respected evaluators of creative work in the marketing and communication industry. Founded in 1994, AMCP has judged more than 200,000 entries and given away over $250,000 to charitable endeavors. As part of its mission, AMCP supports the altruistic efforts of its entrants by not charging entry fees for work done pro bono. 
About Canine Training Systems
Founded in 1987, Canine Training Systems is the worldwide leader in instructional titles for pet owners, dog sport competitors, industry professionals and institutions of higher education.  The company’s success lies in its ability to couple with the experts in service, sport and companion dog training and deliver their techniques to consumers through the most up-to-date delivery formats.  With the strength of their growing expert list, no other organization in the market place can offer the variety of techniques, disciplines, depth of knowledge or quality of product that Canine Training Systems routinely provides it’s worldwide customer base.
Canine Training Systems Press Contact
Douglas Calhoun
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