From search and rescue to drug detection, these dogs do it all. But some of their tasks can make for dangerous situations where help could be hours away. That’s why the group K9 MEDIC made its first trip to Heart of the Valley Animal Shelter in Belgrade … Link.
Saturday evening search and rescue teams in … were on hand with K-9 units, a drone and helicopters with heat detecting units. At first the K-9s were trained tracking animals. The K-9 unit on site Saturday was a cadaver dog. “This is the only search … Link.
Some are destined for work in law enforcement or search and rescue … at the concentration on this K-9 cadet’s face. This future police dog shows some serious focus. (Photo: National Police Dog Foundation/Facebook) When disaster strikes, comfort dogs … Link.
K9 Ugo and K9 Texas are the newest state police dogs to receive protective body armor that … He is also a member of the department’s Search and Rescue Team and is trained in cadaver, blood and bone detection and live search techniques. Link.
The officers repaid the future Hall of Famer in a small, but lasting, way — they named the dog Doc. K9 Doc, to be exact … What was initially a search and rescue mission ultimately became a recovery situation. “Roy meant a lot to the Sheriff … Link.
moment when the author, a K9 handler for search and rescue, was called out to find a despondent. The story does not always end happily for these people and rescues turn into recoveries. Because search dogs play a huge role in finding both the living and … Link.
It is responsible for providing disaster relief throughout Spain mainly … One of the key components is a canine unit comprising dogs specialising in the search and rescue of victims of catastrophes, dead or alive. “The objective of the canine team … Link.
Search and rescue dogs help locate people … and then they’ll see the dog and they’ll start petting them and then they start releasing,” Tim Hetzner, president of the LLC K-9 Comfort Dogs, told BuzzFeed. “People relax, their heart rate goes … Link.
UNION TWP. – Pattenburg Volunteer Fire Company held a fundraiser dinner and comedy night at Hunterdon Hills Playhouse on Friday as part of an effort to raise funds to purchase a new search and rescue K9. The department’s dog, Timmy, recently passed away … Link.
The Rescue Battalion, made up entirely of Operationally Ready National Servicemen, extricated casualties after performing shoring to stabilise structures. SCDF K9-unit dogs help in search efforts after a simulated terror attack in phase 2 of Exercise … Link.