which brings together the search-and-rescue community and featured more than 300 delegates from across Canada participating in training, exercises and information exchange. Cackette, an executive officer, K9 Unit manager, and training manager volunteer … Link.
Congratulations Handler Joan and K-9 Buzz and Handler Kathleen and … re-find as a final response. Where as the disaster test only allows for the bark and hold as the final response. After the dog teams show the evaluators their final responses … Link.
A football coaching legend and his wife have donated two search-and-rescue … Zero K9 Emergency Training Center. He said there are only four such facilities in the nation, and Tuttle would be a centrally located place to have one. “These dogs save … Link.
We are looking for talented, enthusiastic canine search and rescue handlers and dog volunteers. FEMA or non FEMA individuals … canine search & rescue and communications in disaster regions. Link.
At the Oklahoma City National Memorial Thursday, the Switzers revealed the Ground Zero K9 initiative, which encompasses training search and rescue certified dogs and providing them to agencies right here in Oklahoma. Being in one of the most disaster-prone … Link.
Jay Nelson, identified as a man at risk due to health reasons, was found early Wednesday — more than 10 hours after he went missing — with help from a search and rescue dog on a hillside in the area of 419 Laverne Ave., said Marin County sheriff’s Lt. Link.
Nero, a Contract Working Dog (CWD), served 7 years … of the volunteers behind Mission K9 Rescue as their first retired warrior to return home from Afghanistan. His much-deserved homecoming became a near-tragic disaster when his plane experienced a … Link.
The former treasurer of a Connecticut canine search and rescue group who admitted stealing about $150,000 from the nonprofit organization to fuel his gambling addiction is seeking to avoid prison. Thomas Recck of New Britain is scheduled to be sentenced … Link.
It went to be professionally-certified in the commonwealth of Pennsylvania as a K9 Search and Rescue Team Oct. 16. There were four dogs certified in Search and Rescue and K9s are cross-trained in scent detection, K9 drug detection and K9 personal protection. Link.
As in past years, nominees were broken down into eight key categories which include: Law Enforcement & Arson Dogs; Service Dogs; Therapy Dogs; Military Dogs; Guide Dogs; Search and Rescue Dogs … honorees include: Arson K9 Judge (Arson Dogs winner … Link.