The dogs, eager to begin the search, fidgeted and whined. K9 Alert Search and Rescue Dogs is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization with a dozen members – all of them volunteers – who train almost every weekend so that they will be ready when they are needed. Link.
Anne Dottore, who owns Bluegrass Canine Dog Training in Franklin, has been a member of the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Urban search … in disaster response. After a disaster hits, US&R workers are involved in the location, rescue, and … Link.
… more involved for the team members of Maine Search and Rescue Dogs (MESARD) and Maine Mounted Search and Rescue who not only need to make sure they are prepared but also their canine and equine partner as well. There is a tool that is often used … Link.
and “turns them into police dogs – search and rescue, bomb detection or a canine officer, and gives it to an underfunded police department” that can’t afford dogs bred in Europe that sell for $30,000. Cops get a trained dog, dog gets a home. As Millan said … Link.
When a devastating earthquake hit central Italy on August 24, 2016, it took just two days for Israeli humanitarian NGO IsraAID to get together a crew of 20 relief, search-and-rescue … and rappelling unit, and canine unit – has responded to … Link.
Captain Orr worked the night shift for eight days with his certified disaster search and rescue dog, Duke– a chocolate Labrador Retriever. The pair scowered the pile in various areas looking for possible survivors. “You’re looking at trying to find your … Link.
Bretagne was the last known living search & rescue dog deployed on September 11 … Handler and firefighter Denise Corliss accepted the plaque on the K9’s behalf. At Lauren’s Garden in Market Square Park in Downtown, Mayor Sylvester Turner led a 15 … Link.
Rescue workers consisted of police, Home Front Security officials, and IDF forces of the Search and Rescue battalion and the Canine Special Forces Unit. Over 500 people and dozens of dogs worked at … provide aid during the disaster as long as we are … Link.
The all day event gets underway at 9:00 a.m. The patrol dog competition will be held at Lakeview Commons at El Dorado Beach starting with the ‘Field Search’ phase. This portion tests the ability of the canine (K9) team to locate hidden suspects. Link.
Priscilla had been teaching Courtney about Canine Companions for Independence, guide dogs, search and rescue dogs and was in the process of teaching Courtney about police dogs. Oxnard PD K9 Coordinator Senior Officer Danny Casson not only said “yes”, but … Link.