Search And Rescue Saturday–A New Year

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Last week we looked back, this week we look forward.  What does 2018 bring in?  Here are team Küster’s 2018 goals for the upcoming year. First and foremost, get more training in.  Seems like a no-brainer but, with work, family, and all things life unless you put training into your calendar it can easily be […]

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Search And Rescue Saturday — A Look Back

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We made it.  It’s almost 2018, so let us look back at 2017. It is time for thinking about what we did this past year and Team Küster’s goals for 2018.  Wow, 2017 went by so very fast.  First, we did not have any health scares with the Chief Editor’s father.  If you remember we have […]

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Letters To Santa 2017 — Küster

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Every year, Bunny takes dictation from the other dogs and helps them write their letters to Santa.  Since I have access to them on the computer, I enjoy sharing them with our readers here on the week before Christmas.  Today, we have Küster’s letter to Santa. Dear Santa, It’s been a busy year for me and […]

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Letters To Santa 2017 — Morgan

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Every year, Bunny takes dictation from the dogs in our house and writes their letters to Santa for them.  Since she uses my computer to write them, I always seem to find them and I can never resist sharing them here with our readers.  Today, we have Morgan’s letter to Santa. Dear Santa, I hope […]

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Search And Rescue Saturday — Distractions

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The longer I’ve been doing this K-9 search and rescue thing the more I am becoming sure that training with distractions as early as possible is a good thing. From past blog posts, you may remember me writing about the human remains K-9s searching boxes to work on distractions.  Our team loves to put a […]

Christmas Angels -- Tales and Tails

Gifts For Dogs

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Every day, our dogs give us the gift of their presence with wagging tails, walks together and quiet time together.  As the holidays approach, they don’t give two figs about presents and gift giving, but we humans like to give gifts this time of year.  Since dogs enrich our lives so much, it’s natural that […]

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A Long Winter’s Nap

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I don’t know about things where you live, but here where we are, it’s taken a turn for the brisk.  When I say brisk, I mean take your breath away, freeze your brain and make you dream of a tropical island kind of brisk.  Winter is definitely on its way.  In short, I feel like […]

Search And Rescue Saturday–The Odd Requests

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Since the Editor and Chief of TalesAndTails.com asked if I would consider writing this little thing called Search and Rescue Saturday I find myself being more aware of the comings and goings around me.  Many times after something happens I find myself thinking, could I make that into a blog post.  So, just this week […]

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Search And Rescue Saturday — The Plane

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As you may have noticed last week from the picture I posted,  our team was able to train at our local regional airport recently.  We trained with the plane. Why the airport? One the things that our team does, and in my opinion does well, is train in different environments.  Last week we were able […]