That’s why the rubble pile is a great place to train a “live-find” search-and-rescue dog. Schneider is a … find people buried alive in a disaster site. Schneider, 20, and Emily Fitzpatrick, 27, are two of the four K-9 handlers on VT-TF1. Link.

Towns County, GA – Towns County Fire and Rescue participated in an emergency preparedness … while the third boater’s whereabouts were unknown. Cadaver dogs were called while a land search ensued. The male “victim” was located in a ditch, alive … Link.

Kojack, a German Shepherd search and rescue dog, had been an integral part of the Mandela Bay based K9 unit. He was taken off active duty in May this year when an x-ray revealed that he had a brain tumour. After retiring, Kojack’s handler, warrant officer … Link.

Kojack, a German Shepherd search and rescue dog, had been an integral part of the Mandela Bay based K9 unit. He was taken off active duty in May this year when an x-ray revealed that he had a brain tumour. After retiring, Kojack’s handler, warrant … Link.

The 47-year-old, who lives in Torphins, works as an instructor for the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service. But he is also a team leader within the Scottish arm of UK International Search and Rescue (ISAR), as well as a dog handler. And in that guise he has … Link.

Kojak and K9 unit handler Warrant Officer Etienne Gerber, who has been working with Kojak for 8 years. Eastern Cape veteran search-and-rescue dog Kojak was put down this morning after his star career was cut short due to a brain tumor earlier this year. Link.

He is the founder of Odin’s Fund, a nonprofit that provides first aid training free of charge to K-9 handlers. The doctor provided veterinarian services to search and rescue working dogs at the debris field in New York City following the attacks on Sept. Link.