Rewarding the K-9 for the incorrect action could set the training back, if the dog is young and learning. To all the helpers out there that hide for hours every year in all kinds of weather, you are the best. Search and Rescue K-9 handlers would not be … Link.

A RESCUE group in Toowoomba has spent $10,000 saving a severely emaciated dog from the brink of death. Jessica Otto from Off The Chain K9 Rescue Qld said a farmer reported a dog on the side of the road near Oakey to Toowoomba Regional Council last month. Link.

On Nov. 13-14 the Evergreen Search Dogs, a K9 Search and Rescue team, hosted a weekend of training at Camp Hope of Southwest Washington. There were several local search and rescue teams on hand. The event featured, among many things, a mock search … Link.

Search-and-rescue dogs usually stop barking about three days after a disaster like a major earthquake. The rescue efforts then become recovery efforts, since victims would not be able to survive that long without water. Here in the United States … Link.

His rescue was in part due to the sharp noses of the rescue dogs of New England K9, said Doreen Michalak of Peterborough, a handler for New England K9 who assisted with the search. “The longer searches are harder, and most of the time, they don’t have … Link.

Great Job! Illinois-Wisconsin Search Dogs is one of the search and rescue K-9 teams that we use for mutual aid whenever we are called and are in need of more search teams. It’s a great team which is based north of our area. They were founded in … Link.

All SAR K9’s, a non-profit organization which trains dogs to assist first responders in locating missing persons, was at Tecumseh Point Preserve, running their animals through search and rescue training scenarios. Ten dogs, with their handlers … Link.