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Potentional Mass Shooting at Pokémon World Championship

Posted by Alison Glazer on Aug 26, 2015 4:30:00 PM

Last week, MSA’s executive protection team was ready to spend the weekend working at a large convention center in Boston. Yet, when we received a call Thursday night requesting more personnel to accommodate a perceived risk, MSA was forced to move quickly. In response to the call, MSA was able to provide nearly triple the number originally scheduled personnel early Friday morning and aid in the prevention of what could have been a deadly occurrence.

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Topics: executive protection, pokemon, pokemon championship

Happy National Dog Day!

Posted by Catherine Savoia on Aug 26, 2015 8:00:00 AM

For those of you who don't know today, August 26th is National Dog Day! As you may have guessed, we're celebrating our pups all day! 



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Topics: explosive detection canine, bomb dog, national dog day

Army Ranger Training School Graduates First Two Women

Posted by Miranda Tomic on Aug 21, 2015 8:00:00 AM

History is being made in Fort Benning, Georgia today as Captain Kristen Griest and First Lieutenant Shaye Haver become the first two women to graduate from the rigorous and prestigious Army Ranger School. This is the first year the Army has allowed women to participate in the course, on a trial basis.
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Topics: us army, army, army rangers, first women army rangers

EDC Spotlight: John and Augusta

Posted by Alison Glazer on Aug 17, 2015 11:30:00 AM

 

“I trust her.  If she says it’s there, it’s there.”

Just moments after asking John Hansen about his experience working with his canine partner Augusta, his disposition became clear—he is smitten. John and his 3 year old canine Augusta, an American Yellow Lab, have found great success and joy as an EDC team.
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Topics: explosive detection canine, Bomb Dogs, edc, edc spotlight

Security Checklist: Protect Your Home While You're On Vacation

Posted by Alison Glazer on Aug 5, 2015 11:30:00 AM

Before you hit the road or go abroad, check out our home safety tips!  Then download our safety checklist, found at the bottom of this blog, and check off each item to ensure your home is secure while you’re away!

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Topics: safety tips, home safety tips

EDC Spotlight: Henry and Paul

Posted by Alison Glazer on Jul 27, 2015 4:30:00 PM

MSA’s   Explosive Detection Canine (EDC) program   deploys trained  explosive detection   dogs and their handlers to protect the personnel and property of corporate and government clients throughout the country. Our EDC blog highlights some of these hard working teams, both on and off the job!
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Topics: explosive detection canine, Bomb Dogs, edc, edc spotlight

10 Ways to Protect Yourself on Social Media

Posted by Lori Hickey on Jul 22, 2015 11:45:00 AM

 

  1. Review your security settings on each site you use. (Better to have a higher privacy setting than low).
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Topics: cyber security, cyber security threats assessment, social media

Beat the Heat: 12 Summer Tips for your Dog

Posted by Catherine Savoia on Jul 14, 2015 11:30:00 AM

MSA would like to share the following tips to help you and your favorite canine beat the heat in dog days of summer!

  1. Don’t leave your dog unattended in a car. Temperatures can rise to dangerous levels quickly, even with the windows open, and can put your dog at risk of heatstroke or death.

Image Credit: Huffington Post 

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Topics: explosive detection canine, dog tips, beat the heat, summer tips

12 Facts about Canine PTSD

Posted by Lori Hickey on Jul 9, 2015 11:30:00 AM


Image Credit: New York Times

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Topics: military working dogs, Canine PTSD, PTSD

EDC Spotlight: Mike and Hatter

Posted by Miranda Tomic on Jul 6, 2015 4:00:00 PM

MSA’s Explosive Detection Canine (EDC) program deploys trained explosive detection dogs and their handlers to protect the personnel and property of corporate and government clients throughout the country. Our EDC blog highlights some of these hard working teams, both on and off the job!

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Topics: explosive detection canine, Bomb Dogs, edc, edc spotlight

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