DONEGAL MOUNTAIN RESCUE RECEIVE BOOST WITH SECOND SEARCH DOG

first_imgLeft to right, Neil Powell – Training Officer SARDA Ireland North, Dave Marsh – Secretary NSARDA, Garret Wilson – Sarda Ireland North, Pete Brown – Chairman SARDA Ireland NorthThe Donegal Mountain Rescue Team has received a huge boost after acquiring the services of a second search and rescue dog.It follows the graduation of St Johnston man Garret Wilson and his dog Cody to novice search dog status.Garret, already a member of the DMRT, completed a tough two day external assessment in the Mourne Mountains. This means they are now on call 24/7 to search for missing persons, especially throughout Donegal.Garret has spent the last 18 months, up to 6 times a week, working with Cody to achieve this accolade.A spokesman for DMRT said they are delighted by Garret’s graduation.“The fact that we have immediate access to 2 qualified search dogs is unique. In working closely with SARDA (I.N.) this shows that Donegal MRT is evolving in the right direction in regard to locating a missing person/ casualty as soon as possible.”  DONEGAL MOUNTAIN RESCUE RECEIVE BOOST WITH SECOND SEARCH DOG was last modified: September 22nd, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Codydonegal mountain rescue teamGarret Wilsonsearch doglast_img

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