As lawsuits pile up against police departments for shooting family pets, a national police group is using a high-tech simulator to teach law officers how to read canine behavior.

For full text and links, read Cops Kill Lots of Dogs. This Simulator Trains Them Not To. Video edited and produced by Meredith Bragg. Camera by Meredith and Austin Bragg.

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