MARK9 can provide search services for the following situations:
- Finding lost people in both wilderness and urban environments
- Searching for victims in collapsed buildings
- Determining the location of drowning victims in lakes and rivers
- Locating Alzheimer's or elderly patients that have wandered off
- Participating in disaster searches after a tornado, flood, or catastrophic event
- Searching for the deceased
- Dogs are trained in air-scent, trailing, cadaver, and water searches.
- The dogs can search for a specific person in contaminated areas with a scent article or can search for all humans in a given area.
- Members are trained in all aspects of search and rescue, including crime scene preservation, HazMat awareness and disaster safety. A complete list of training subjects is available upon request.
- Presentations and training can be provided at your location in the following topics:
- How to use a search and rescue dog
- How to use a USAR dog
- Sit & Stay — what to do if lost in the woods (for children)
- Senior Citizen Program
- Understanding and locating the Alzheimer's walkaway