That’s why the rubble pile is a great place to train a “live-find” search-and-rescue dog. Schneider is a … find people buried alive in a disaster site. Schneider, 20, and Emily Fitzpatrick, 27, are two of the four K-9 handlers on VT-TF1. Link.
Towns County, GA – Towns County Fire and Rescue participated in an emergency preparedness … while the third boater’s whereabouts were unknown. Cadaver dogs were called while a land search ensued. The male “victim” was located in a ditch, alive … Link.
Scout has a high drive and comes from a prestigious working dog bloodline being … and advantage of K9 assets in Northeast Arkansas as well as the state. Scout is being trained for live victim disaster search which is a long tedious process. Link.
FUKUSHIMA – A village affected by the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster has turned to an unlikely public relations ambassador with the appointment of a locally born search and rescue dog. The 6-year-old mixed-breed — named Jagaimo (potato … Link.
Kojack, a German Shepherd search and rescue dog, had been an integral part of the Mandela Bay based K9 unit. He was taken off active duty in May this year when an x-ray revealed that he had a brain tumour. After retiring, Kojack’s handler, warrant officer … Link.
Kojack, a German Shepherd search and rescue dog, had been an integral part of the Mandela Bay based K9 unit. He was taken off active duty in May this year when an x-ray revealed that he had a brain tumour. After retiring, Kojack’s handler, warrant … Link.
The 47-year-old, who lives in Torphins, works as an instructor for the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service. But he is also a team leader within the Scottish arm of UK International Search and Rescue (ISAR), as well as a dog handler. And in that guise he has … Link.
Kojak and K9 unit handler Warrant Officer Etienne Gerber, who has been working with Kojak for 8 years. Eastern Cape veteran search-and-rescue dog Kojak was put down this morning after his star career was cut short due to a brain tumor earlier this year. Link.
An NYPD search dog fell through an attic while searching a home filled with weapons in Brooklyn last Thursday, police say. The K-9 dog named Timoshenko was brought … He’s also assisted in disaster relief efforts across the country. Link.
He is the founder of Odin’s Fund, a nonprofit that provides first aid training free of charge to K-9 handlers. The doctor provided veterinarian services to search and rescue working dogs at the debris field in New York City following the attacks on Sept. Link.