Search dogs are extremely valuable members of rescue teams, particularly following disasters … “SDF provides a critical service to communities in need, helping strengthen disaster response and save … Link.
a FEMA-certified Search and Rescue dog. As Melville worked through the rubble pile and met victims’ family members, she told herself that something good had to come from this disaster. Link.
PHOENIX, AZ – Over 30 search and rescue canine teams from across the country are training to assist FEMA in disaster zones. The dogs and their handlers worked toward earning their FEMA … Link.
(KPNX) – More than 30 search and rescue canine teams from across the country are training to assist FEMA in disaster zones. The dogs and their handlers worked towards their FEMA certification in Phoen… Link.
They deploy to assist FEMA in disaster zones, often discovering things and performing tasks humans can’t. They’re the search dogs that makeup Arizona’s Urban Search and Rescue Canine team. More than 3… Link.
PHOENIX — FEMA Urban Search and Rescue crews from across the country are … To become one of around two hundred FEMA certified disaster rescue dogs, they have to find four to six mock victims in the … Link.
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) – In a disaster, your best shot at being found alive might walk on four legs. Rescue … dogs, and animals from 31 other agencies across the country, will come to the South Phoenix … Link.
They started as an idea from the ashes of disaster. When Wilma Melville … which meant that odors were, too. Her search and rescue (SAR) dog, Murphy, was capable of finding any possible survivors … Link.
The efforts to find a missing woman in Bedford County are reinforcing the importance of strong search and rescue programs. The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office has taken that to heart by expanding its … Link.
“There were approximately 15 FEMA-certified search and rescue teams at that time,” she … It is difficult to count the total number of people — or K-9 rescuers — who owe their lives to the National … Link.