After the 2008 Marriott Hotel bombing, the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA … Two trainers walk alongside sniffer dogs that are specially trained for search and rescue work. On request from provincial authorities, their team can also reach … Link.
Lately there has been a discussion on what type of person a team would want as a K-9 handler. I thought this could be a good blog topic, handler selection. In the past I’ve blogged about dog selection. That is what we as a team look for in a good … Link.
The 13-year-old dog served as a Live Scent Search dog. Sadly, she was sick and needed to be put down. Members with the New York State Office of Fire Prevention were seen in uniform outside the building in her honor. A large American flag was presented … Link.
Two Connecticut State Police K9s are being credited with helping rescue an 89-year-old woman who went missing in Colebrook on Thursday evening. The Connecticut State Police search and rescue K9 teams were … with those from dog fights. Link.
An idea that started in 2012, Santiago called on public to volunteer their dogs for the Metro Manila Development Authority’s (MMDA) K9 search and rescue (SAR) team during the first day of the Agos Summit on Disaster Preparedeness. Santiago said the MMDA … Link.
After a decade of sniffing out the answers, Emma, a search-and-rescue dog based … auction supported a K-9 medical fund to help offset costs for K-9’s injured while searching or training. Emma is the first of RSAR’s dogs to retire and more than … Link.
An idea that started in 2012, Santiago called on people to volunteer their dogs for the Metro Manila Development Authority’s (MMDA) K9 search and rescue (SAR) team during the first day of the Agos Summit on Disaster Preparedeness. Santiago said the MMDA … Link.
She adds, “Yosemite Search and Rescue will be adding a trailing dog team to assist CRDA [California Rescue Dog Association] K-9 team – and the Tuolumne County sheriff’s detectives along with department’s community service unit will be conducting … Link.
Since 1996, the National Disaster Search Dog Foundation has recruited and trained rescue dogs to find human survivors trapped in disasters throughout America. To showcase the achievements of the foundation and the importance of ensuring that it stays … Link.
It’s graduation time all around the region, including for four K9 dogs who work in search and rescue. The four were awarded national certification from the North American Police Work Dog Association, according to the South Carolina Search & Rescue Dog … Link.