Becoming a SAR dog handler is one of the most rewarding endevours you can embark on, both for yourself and the dog.

This site gives you a peek at how to become a SAR dog handler, what it takes, and the training you and the dog goes through to become a solid SAR team. It is built around The German Shepherd as a SAR dog.

This site is
archived for reference.

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American Rescue Dog Association
National Association for SAR
Federal Emergency Man. Agency