Search and rescue groups in Colorado took their Okay-9s out for a particular coaching day on Saturday.
The groups from three counties — El Paso, Teller and Fremont — got here collectively to take part within the particular coaching in El Paso.
“Yesterday, our Okay-9s and a few fellow Okay-9s from Teller County Search and Rescue and Fremont Search and Rescue, Inc. had an additional particular coaching day on the superior mountain property of a few of our handlers,” El Paso County Search and Rescue wrote in a Fb publish Sunday afternoon.
The canines went by quite a lot of completely different workouts, together with air scenting, trailing and expertise required for detecting human stays.
Along with practising these important expertise, the Okay-9s have been additionally in a position to expertise a Tyrolean traverse and apply rappelling.
A canine is strapped to a Tyrolean traverse as a part of the Okay-9 coaching.Fb/El Paso County Search and Rescue
Canine from El Paso, Teller, and Fremont Counties all took half within the coaching.Fb/El Paso County Search and Rescue
“It was a good time and resulted in numerous very blissful and drained canines,” El Paso County Search and Rescue wrote of the occasion within the Fb publish.
A canine practices rappelling down a cliff throughout the coaching train.Fb/El Paso County Search and Rescue