lifting spirits even as the search for 22 people still missing dragged on five days after the disaster. One more body was located, raising the death toll to seven, and the first survivors of the deadly avalanche were released from the hospital. Questions … Link.
Survivors of Italy’s avalanche disaster have revealed … All three are alive.’ A rescue worker said those that were pulled free were were speechless after being saved. In addition the hotel’s dogs Wolf and Cloud, were also pulled alive from the … Link.
A few months ago we introduced the fine readers of this blog to our latest K-9 Candidate, Newton … Newton just might be doing agility at a local dog club. But as for search and rescue Newton was more interested in other things and not searching … Link.
Forty-three people died in the disaster. Calkins spent time on the scene as a state police spokesman, then went back on his own time with his pet Golden Retriever, Ruger, a trained search and rescue dog, to look for victims in the debris field. Ruger was … Link.
Sometimes they would let her keep the animals and sometimes not, but they would always find homes for the dogs. Karen is still dedicated … for establishing and training the Volunteer K-9 search and rescue team based out of the Mecca Fire Department. Link.
He told that he was always afraid of neighbour’s dog, but this time he just went in the house … adding that authorities had launched a huge search and rescue operation. ‘Major work is underway,’ Svarov said. ‘The damage to infrastructure in the village … Link.
The dog had been exposed to a lot of heavy smoke in a short time. Gene Ryan, a firefighter and paramedic, explains he’s a K-9 handler: He has a “disaster dog” and had undergone special training to care for animals. He grabbed a medical kit off one of … Link.
Two new search and rescue dogs have a new home in the metro, and two more firefighters have a new K-9 partner. “It’s no surprise … City areas that were affected within an hour of the disaster, of the tornado coming through. And they were working the … Link.
provided the search and rescue dogs to the task force at a ceremony at the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum, said Stan May, TFD spokesman. Tulsa firefighter Jeff Leon received K9 Venus, and Tulsa Police officer Robin Mendenhall received K9 Big T. Link.
A Tulsa-area FEMA task force adopted two dogs into its search-and-rescue staff on Thursday. Officials with Ground Zero K9 Emergency Training Center … have become trapped during a natural or man-made disaster. Link.