Mike began working dogs as a young boy, competing in field trial hunting dog events as a hobby. In 1984, Mike joined the U.S. Air Force. He went on to March AFB and continued his training knowledge.
He has trained with some of Europe’s finest KNPV, and Schutzhund trainers. He has maintained a DEA registered kennel since 1989. Many states recognize Mike as a court expert in police K-9 training and tactics. CourtTV had Mike as an expert guest in 1992. He recently held a seat on the board of directors, with Drug Beat, only resigning to assume the responsibilities of Vice President, of the American Working Dog Association. Mike has trained numerous canines, all over the world, and is one of the very few able to certify arson K-9s, as well as, patrol, narcotics,bed bug and explosives detection. His ability to work with departments has given him a special insight into the world of drug interdiction and vehicle concealment techniques in current use on our Nations interstates and highways. Of the hundreds of K-9 teams trained at Bullocks K-9 Kennels & Training, the vast majority go on to certify with organizations such as NAPWDA, USPCA, NNDDA, AWDA. Mikes commitment for canine excellence has made him a leader in canine quality and training standards.