search dog


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search dog

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(Law) a dog trained to assist rescue workers in finding people buried under rubble by detection by smell
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Surrey Police confirmed that the 'M Litter' are developing really well and will have their first assessment soon before em-barking on a specialist search dog course at around 12 months
Taz, a search dog for Trossachs Search and Rescue, is among five finalists in the running.
The organization Search Dog Foundation finds dogs who are about to be killed due to unwanted behaviors-and then trains them to assist rescue teams in disasters.
Troops trusted the dogs and said they felt the re-assurance of seeing a search dog up front on patrol where they felt a feeling of normality and domesticity seeing a spaniel running around in the dirt.
Attractions will include a fun dog show, dog agility show, and demonstrations by West Midlands Police dog handlers and a Fire and Rescue Service search dog and handler.
Coco and her partner, John Ashworth, a former Northumbria Police narcotics search dog handler, are available to the Trust 24 hours a day and so far this year have performed over 120 searches.
The specialist search dog was given to the police after his original family in Llantwit Major found they couldn't cope with him.
The Home Office Border Force intends to put in place a five year contract for the provision of search dog services in northern France.
A TOUCHING tribute been paid by a search dog team leader to the people of Machynlleth.
It takes more than a great sense of smell to be a search dog.