GERIK, Jan 10 — The Gerik Fire and Rescue team will use K9 sniffer dogs tomorrow to track down Fauzi Ismail … at 8.36am this morning before rushing to the scene to carry out search operation. The search operation involving 21 personnel, comprising … Link.
In related news, Piedmont announced it opened the Sheffield Building to a K-9 search and rescue team training … as many different urban environments to keep our dog teams optimally ready for a true disaster in the event that we are requested to respond.” Link.
The Newbold Fire Department’s K-9 Search and Rescue team is mourning the loss of a devoted and beloved teammate. Pepper, a 10-year-old Dalmatian-Labrador mix who had been a search and rescue dog for eight years, three of those with the Newbold Fire … Link.
The Tom Green County Sheriff’s Office would like to welcome its two new search and rescue volunteers, Lisa Tumlinson and Ella, her K-9 Trailing dog. Lisa holds a Level II SARTECH certification issued by the National Association of Search and Rescue. Link.
The book tells the story of SunnyRay and other dogs who were unwanted but became partners of K9 searches and rescue handlers. The book is available on Amazon. http://wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/web1_the-team.jpg The West Virginia search team … Link.
One dog and handler from K9 Search & Rescue practices “hot loading”, or loading while the helicopter was running. All participating team members received a “Lift Ticket” which shows that they have received the training necessary for working with … Link.
Other working animals help different professionals, such as police K9 dogs, different kinds of search and rescue animals … Create a strategy to help your animals survive and cope with a disaster, 6 p.m. Jan. 24 “What Kind of Animal — Service … Link.
It apparently is not unusual for Ratt to be gone for extended periods of time. However, four dogs and eight handlers from the Canadian Search and Disaster Dogs Association from Edmonton joined the search on Friday, Dec. 31. They joined the search for three … Link.
This move comes at a time when several teams of the specialised disaster response force are battling against all odds to rescue stranded labourers and … bodies from the Lalmatia mine till now, and a search is on for over 60 labourers still trapped … Link.
The K-9 dog fits the bill of a trusty rescuer … the dogs could officially register as rescue dogs for the United Nations. This meant the dogs could take part in urban search rescues when a disaster like an earthquake or tsunami strikes. Link.