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Search And Rescue Saturday — RIP ChicoDog

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Today I bring the readers of TalesAndTails.com very sad news.  After many years of working as a search and rescue dog and a few more enjoying retirement, K-9 ChicoDog died earlier this week.  Rest in Peace ChicoDog, Dec 24, 2002-Jan 8, 2018. Our blog readers may not remember reading much about ChicoDog and they would be correct.  […]

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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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 […]

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 […]