All Work And No Play

by Houndstooth on

This week was a particularly difficult one for me.  My teaching partner was out for a couple of days with the flu and the kids were particularly difficult at school.  I felt like the Lone Ranger a lot of the time.  I’ve found myself coming home and having just enough energy to sit on the […]

Search And Rescue Saturday — Support Person

by Mr. Taleteller on

The beginning of a new year brings our team’s annual operations and security training.  All people involved with search and rescue must attend.  After we go through the refresher training security and all that is involved with dealing with the public, media, etc.  The different divisions of our agency run through what they do for the […]

Crickets

by Houndstooth on

Mr. Taleteller and I had a good laugh the other morning over his response of crickets from Küster.  I’ve mentioned in the past that in the morning when I get close to leaving for work, Küster, who has his bachelor pad in the basement, starts barking.  We aren’t sure how he knows when I’m actually […]

Winter Of Our Discontent

by Houndstooth on

I admit it, winter is my least favorite time of year.  I try to put on a brave face and find things to enjoy about the season, but if we cancelled it, I’d be fine with that.  This year health issues, older dog issues and severe weather issues have kept us from doing some of […]

Search And Rescue Saturday — Congratulations Jessie

by Mr. Taleteller on

It has been some time since there has been an update on candidate K-9 Jessie.  We first met K-9 Jessie back in 2016.  You might remember her from her Meet the Candidate post.   Well, congratulations are in order.  We have some great news to report.  K-9 Jessie and her handler made a quick trip to Missouri and took a […]