John D was rescued from a shelter before he used his nose to find survivors of disaster. Link.
To get an idea of just how your pup thinks and feels, Dr. Brian Hare has dedicated his life to studying canine cognition … It is very possible for dogs to become depressed. After 9/11 it was reported that many of the search and rescue dogs were … Link.
After 12 days in hurricane-ravaged Haiti, three Alberta women and two search and rescue dogs arrived back in Edmonton Wednesday morning. The volunteers with the Canadian Search & Disaster Dogs … Montier and her canine partner, Cken, along with Kari … Link.
Joker and Aleck are bloodhounds that make up the Middlesex Canine Search and Rescue Team. They are single-purpose scent dogs trained to track human scent and are utilized in search operations throughout Middlesex County. The team, an important and … Link.
Members of the Canadian Search and Disaster Dogs Association returned to Edmonton Monday after … Thorpe began training in rescue operations after one of her family members went missing. She believes that the work is her calling. “Just to be able to … Link.
Joker and Aleck — a duo of bloodhounds from the county’s Canine Search and Rescue Team — are called upon to assist in law enforcement’s search. Crime Stoppers of Middlesex County has announced it is adopting the two dogs who are trained to track human … Link.
The 7-year-old yellow Labrador retriever, who is the arson K9 for … year’s top hero dog are: Layka of Galena, Kan., military dog; Gander of Great Lakes, Ill., service dog; Roo of Boston, law enforcement dog; Kobuk of York, Maine, search and rescue … Link.
The Canadian Search and Disaster Dogs Association is the only such organization in Canada certified by the International Rescue Dog Organization, Lee said, a requirement for international deployment. The team intended to continue their efforts until Oct … Link.
A beloved K9 officer got a true hero’s sendoff before his heartbroken New Jersey owners had to put him down. Bandy, a 10-year-old German shepherd, died on Tuesday. He served six years as a search-and-rescue dog at Pattenburg’s volunteer fire company. Link.
Its mission is to “to develop and nurture a North American program in which K9 handlers and their dogs … and ready to go for a long weekend of dog training. This SDONA workshop was billed as a Search and Rescue K-9 Handlers challenge. Link.