JAMESTOWN, RI — She’s missed already in Jamestown. A favorite volunteer with the Jamestown Police Department, K9 Abby also won a national reputation as a search and rescue dog. She was nominated several times for the American Hero Dog Awards. But she may … Link.

JAMESTOWN, RI — A favorite member of the Jamestown Police Department, K9 Abby also had a national reputation as a search and rescue dog. She was nominated several times for the American Hero Dog Awards. But she may have been happiest close to home. Link.

“We’ve spent $16 billion in this country trying to come up with a machine that can sniff better than dogs, and we haven’t done it yet. Search and rescue animals can save lives, protect our soldiers in the field, and locate survivors after a disaster. Link.

However, we has trainers and dog owners need to make sure the necessary precautions … Train in shorter periods of time or if things are too brutally hot just do not train. A Search and Rescue K-9 team is not any help if they are down due to illness. Link.

After the little dog training demonstration, K9 dogs did their own search-and-rescue demonstration. The K9 dogs were followed by Dogs Gone Dancing. After the dance performance came a small parade as dogs and humans alike walked through the Hillsboro … Link.