They deploy to assist FEMA in disaster zones, often discovering things and performing tasks humans can’t. They’re the search dogs that makeup Arizona’s Urban Search and Rescue Canine team. More than 3… Link.
PHOENIX — FEMA Urban Search and Rescue crews from across the country are … To become one of around two hundred FEMA certified disaster rescue dogs, they have to find four to six mock victims in the … Link.
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) – In a disaster, your best shot at being found alive might walk on four legs. Rescue … dogs, and animals from 31 other agencies across the country, will come to the South Phoenix … Link.
They started as an idea from the ashes of disaster. When Wilma Melville … which meant that odors were, too. Her search and rescue (SAR) dog, Murphy, was capable of finding any possible survivors … Link.
The efforts to find a missing woman in Bedford County are reinforcing the importance of strong search and rescue programs. The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office has taken that to heart by expanding its … Link.
“There were approximately 15 FEMA-certified search and rescue teams at that time,” she … It is difficult to count the total number of people — or K-9 rescuers — who owe their lives to the National … Link.
A program led by a local nonprofit German shepherd rescue will give children and teenagers the opportunity to learn about dog behavior while developing critical life skills. “Operation K9 Truth For .. … Link.
SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Rescuers suspended their search Friday … (CBS) Two live body K9 rescue teams were also on hand to try to pick up the victim’s scent. Cadaver dogs were also summoned … Link.
They started as an idea from the ashes of disaster. When Wilma Melville saw Oklahoma City’s Murrah Federal Building on that spring morning in 1995, she was stunned. Debris was everywhere, which meant … Link.
Tyson, a search-and-rescue dog with the SAPS K9 unit was instrumental in helping to find the body of a woman who was reported missing on Monday. Police are currently investigating the … Link.