Bailey, age 14, Thompson Station, Tenn. She went to the Pentagon following the attacks of 9/11. Later in her career, she was active in wilderness searches in her home state. Her owner says: ‘‘Even today, if I say we’re going to search, she’ll get all excited. She still perks up.’’
The avalanche search dogs team of the mountain rescue service Bavaria practice flying with their search dogs in the mountains in Mittenwald, Germany, on June 17, 2011. During the practice the search dog and their owners are winched down from a helicopter.
Taza, a German Shepherd used as a cadaver dog, lead her handler right to a missing Nahunta man Sunday. The K-9 team's co-owner says of their 400 cases, this is the first person they've found alive. jacksonville.com / Provided by Dogs South K-9 Search & Rescue