STERLING, Connecticut == State police search and rescue K-9 teams have joined the search for 18-year-old … the fire department because their presence can throw off the police dogs. Link.
State Police Search and Rescue K9 teams will be going into the woods Wednesday morning … to conduct their own search at this time as it could interfere with the search dogs. According to a Facebook group set up to help locate Allen, he was last heard … Link.
This constituted the largest deployment of canines or SAR’s (Search and Rescue Dogs … Many of the dogs suffered from scorched paws; smoke inhalation and chemical exposure. The SAR dogs learn specialized disaster response skills and are trained to … Link.
“Gypsy was an exceptional dog and … rubble, disaster, tough conditions … the rougher it was, the more she loved it,” said Carney. Gypsy earned certification from the Federal Emergency Management Agency as a search and rescue canine. Link.
It’s no secret that the Chief Editor and I have four dogs at home. Three of them love the cooler weather. One, Flattery, does not. She just gives you a look that say’s baby it’s cold outside. Now for my K-9 partner baby it’s cold outside is … Link.
Joan a follow teammate and our team Sergeant from McLean County EMA, Search and Rescue … K-9 Buzz. I thought this just might be fun. So below is Joan’s blog post discussing how to choose a training protocol. About the only thing two dog trainers … Link.
Search … country’s national disaster management agency revised the death toll to 100 from the previously reported 102. “We believe we have found 99 percent of the victims,” Reuters cited Sutopo Nugroho, spokesman for the agency as saying. Rescue works … Link.
He turned, grabbed his dog, Remi Lebaux, and left … American Humane sends teams around the country to disaster-stricken areas sometimes to search and rescue and sometimes, like in Gatlinburg, to help however they can with shelters. Link.
“We currently have five dog teams under training to be ready to respond to any disaster that may hit the country,” Gerald told the Inquirer. The GAF will let the PCG use its K9 units for search and rescue operations, Gerald reported. The squadron aims … Link.
The participants were K9 rescue handlers from 17 states who came to run their dogs through the facility’s disaster training area … a kind of Disney World for those in the search and rescue business. “This is the second time we’ve done a workshop … Link.