Canine's Role in Urban Search and Rescue


Subject:
Animals , Mammals , Dogs , Assistance, Rescue, & Therapy Animals , Animals and Disasters

Description:
A small site on the role of dogs in search-and-rescue operations to locate humans trapped in collapsed structures. Includes basic facts about search-and-rescue dogs, and detailed information about canine and handler certification and the canine readiness evaluation process used by local, state, and federal organizations. From the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

Publisher:
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.fema.gov/emergency/usr/canine.shtm


PID= res:lii-20509