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Juha Pasanen

European Union Border and Coast Guard Agency Canine Team Assessor, former K9 work teacher at the Finnish Border and Coast Guard Academy

Juha is an internationally acclaimed working dog instructor and assessor who has decades of experience in training working dogs. He worked at the Finnish Border Guard for almost 30 years, of which 11 years as a dog handler, 10 years as a K9 team leader, and the last 7 years as a K9 work teacher at the Finnish Border and Coast Guard Academy. 

He has been a certified Frontex, European Border and Coast Guard Agency, K9 team assessor since 2014 and works as an instructor and assessor on Frontex’s Dog Handler and Instructor courses. 

He also works as an instructor for police, military, and customs in multiple European countries and as a consultant and a trainer for companies that deliver Explosive Detection Dogs for the UN.