How Does the Environment Influence K9 Search and Rescue?

We can count on man's best friend to be by our side not only in our personal lives but also on the job. Working dogs perform a crucial function on search and rescue missions. A dog's sense of smell is significantly stronger than a human's. Along with superior tracking abilities, Search and rescue (SAR) canines prove to be invaluable members of response teams. Natural disasters play a large role in why people go missing, claiming an average of 68,000 deaths per year worldwide. Luckily, natural disasters don't always need to end in disaster and loss of lives. With the help...

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