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Grooming a Newfoundland - available
100 Ways to Train for Rescue - available


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 Merita posing next to a fishing boat, United Kingdom (2012) -  Rescuing dogs (Vera) and people from sinking cars, Belgium (2012) - Baron jumping off a dock (2012)                    


Bettina Salmelin bettinasalmelin@hotmail.com

Kouvola (Finland)  // Virva-Riitta Salmelin
Washington (USA)  // Bettina Salmelin
Nottingham (United Kingdom)   // Annina Salmelin




Keep up to date with news on Bettina's Facebook page !
Watercubs/Kivisilman - closed facebook group for Kivisilman puppy owners
Watercubs Training Advice - closed facebook training advice group for participants from previous Watercubs trainings

 News updated, Puppies


    Water rescue camp USA (Seattle) 2013 - photos only
    Water rescue camp USA (Kansas) 2013 - photo only, HANC
    Water rescue camp USA (Colorado) 2013 - HCNC newsletter
    Water rescue camp USA (Texas) 2013 - OWNC newsletter
    3rd International Water rescue camp Finland 2013 - recap
    Water rescue camp Finland 2013 - photos only, Action Dogs Ry

    Water rescue camps in USA 2012 - recap
    Water rescue camps in New Zealand 2012 - recap

                Structure-series Part 2: Paw structure and function in Newfoundlands
                Structure-series Part 1: Mechanism of the hock in Newfoundlands


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