We use dogs with an special training for develop their searching skills and rescue.
Every week there is a general practice to learn the use of our materials and each trainer has an obligation to continue it at home.
This way the dog and its owner so they can join to specialized teams in detecting people trapped in collapsed structures as a duo in cases of natural disasters or emergencies.
Recommended races are those of medium size so that they can be easily carried by their handler, but not too small so they can also climb over rubble. Some examples are Labradors or Shepherd dogs.
There should be constant training, preferably starting from puppies with all their cares and vaccines to be ready before an emergency including support in other countries.