After successfully passing all stages, the dogs are given certificates from the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD). While the successful ones are taken to the fire brigade department a… Link.
The furry creatures are the latest members to join the department’s K9 Unit … of the dogs. The department, he said, had also recorded 6,250 emergency calls this year. “Of the number, 2,331 are for f… Link.
I knew he might be a candidate for being a search and rescue job,” Wharton said. The National Disaster Search Dog Foundation, which is based in California, recruits dogs from shelters, so they can be … Link.
So she reached out to a group in California, called the National Disaster Search Dog Foundation, that looks for very specific qualities in a dogs from shelters. They train those dogs to find people tr… Link.
A very special K-9 … search-and-rescue canine, and her partner Trooper Dan O’Neil are featured on the December cover of Rhode Island Monthly magazine as two of the Ocean State’s top Rhode Islanders … Link.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A search and rescue dog has gone missing, and police are looking for help finding the wayward K-9, called Ruby. Rhode Island State Police said Monday that Ruby ran off … Link.
They’re the first responders we often don’t hear about, but canines often risk their lives when disaster strikes … to get out there and push through.” The dogs don’t just stop at search and rescue. … Link.
Half a dozen NYPD canines headed off to disaster … help with search and rescue operations in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence. The NYPD’s Emergency Service Unit K9 has 45 dogs — 12 … Link.
(INDIANAPOLIS) – An Indiana Department of Homeland Security (IDHS) search and rescue K9 team deployed … National Search Dog Alliance for land and water human remains detection, the National Associat… Link.
Hardy and Eris are certified through the National Search Dog Alliance for land and water human remains detection and the National Association for Search and Rescue for disaster human remains detection … Link.