National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has trained 11 dogs in aerial transport experience and ‘heli … This requires specialised urban search and rescue tasks where they have to shift through rubble mounds and look for people trapped beneath it. Link.

ILLINOIS (WCIA) – Dogs are commonly referred to as a “man’s best friend,” but given the right training, some dogs can save lives. An organization called “Disaster Dogs of Illinois … Sheriff’s Office has one EOD K9 assigned to Court Security and three … Link.

“This is lifesaving technology. It’s just like how we find dogs to find people in a disaster for search and rescue. It’s very important work and dogs are capable of doing this and [are] recognized for that ability.” Ferguson’s six hounds and beagles … Link.