Introduction to Canine Search and Rescue

Description: This class offeres a basic overview of the field of canine search and rescue. Information about the types of teams, what to look for in a team, certifications available and how to find a team are included.
Topics include the types of canine search work (trailing, area search, human remains detection, disaster, water and avalanche), what is expected of professional canine search and rescue volunteers and their dogs as well as time and financial considerations.
Module Developers: Robin Habeger, Mike Wiederhold, Ann Wickman
Type: Online independent study
Cost: $40.00
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