“Hunt and search,” DeLong adds. Annette Worlton, who lives in Summit County, is also a dog handler with Great Basin K9 Search & Rescue. She said the all-volunteer group gets about one call a month — more in the summer — primarily for missing hiker Link.
Sunday’s training session was one of many conducted by Illinois-Wisconsin Search and Rescue Dogs around McHenry County and surrounding areas. The program is an all-volunteer K-9 search-and-rescue unit on call for law enforcement and fire departments. Link.
SARDUS, in conjunction with Region 3 K-9 Search and Rescue, also conducted evaluations on “trailing,” following scent trails, and “wilderness air scent” searches, where the dog tries to locate people in a certain area, during the clinic held Oct … Link.
The Canadian Search and Disaster Dogs Association (CASDDA) will offer a K-9 Search and Rescue seminar and workshop in Abbotsford, on Friday Nov. 18th through Sunday Nov. 20th. The session is to explore the possibility of starting a local K-9 Search and … Link.
which brings together the search-and-rescue community and featured more than 300 delegates from across Canada participating in training, exercises and information exchange. Cackette, an executive officer, K9 Unit manager, and training manager volunteer … Link.
Congratulations Handler Joan and K-9 Buzz and Handler Kathleen and … re-find as a final response. Where as the disaster test only allows for the bark and hold as the final response. After the dog teams show the evaluators their final responses … Link.
A football coaching legend and his wife have donated two search-and-rescue … Zero K9 Emergency Training Center. He said there are only four such facilities in the nation, and Tuttle would be a centrally located place to have one. “These dogs save … Link.
We are looking for talented, enthusiastic canine search and rescue handlers and dog volunteers. FEMA or non FEMA individuals … canine search & rescue and communications in disaster regions. Link.
At the Oklahoma City National Memorial Thursday, the Switzers revealed the Ground Zero K9 initiative, which encompasses training search and rescue certified dogs and providing them to agencies right here in Oklahoma. Being in one of the most disaster-prone … Link.
Jay Nelson, identified as a man at risk due to health reasons, was found early Wednesday — more than 10 hours after he went missing — with help from a search and rescue dog on a hillside in the area of 419 Laverne Ave., said Marin County sheriff’s Lt. Link.