Craig Schultz

“Do something that you love, and you will never work a day in your life” is a phrase that resonates with Craig as he brings a passion to teaching while sharing nearly 30 years of experience in the applied behavior analysis industry. From training exotic animals for show productions and medical procedures to working with […]

Debee Henschen

Debee Henschen has been involved with K9 Search and Rescue for 9 years and has trained 4 NASAR certified Search and Rescue dogs. She is certified in the following Canine disciplines: All levels of Area Search, including scent discrimination; All levels of HRD Land, HRD Water, and HRD Disaster. She is also certified for Articles. […]

TC Crippen

TC has been serving in K-9 Search and Rescue for over 15 years and has certified dogs in Trailing, Tracking, Area and Disaster with civilian SAR and law enforcement agencies (NASAR, NNDDA, NAPWDA). TC is a SARTECH I evaluator, a Canine SARTECH I, and holds multiple certifications in search management. TC has served as K-9 […]

Edie Wiley

Edith Wiley (Edie) was raised in far northern Alberta, Canada.  Her family had a trap-line dog team as well as a dog sled racing kennel of, at times, more than 50 dogs.  Edie was running a dog team at the age of eight years. Once her five children were mostly raised Edie found K9 SAR […]

Chris Boyd

Chris is a retired Police K9 Sergeant /Trainer with the City of Madison Police Department, Madison Wisconsin after 24 Years Police Service (19 years K9 experience). Between 2006 and 2015, Chris provided ongoing training of police dual-purpose K9 teams in narcotics detection, tracking, building clearing, article searches, obedience, and apprehensions for completion of NAPWDA certifications. Outside of […]

Jen Blanton

Jennifer Blanton has a B.S. in Biomedical Science from Texas A&M University. She started in SAR in 2002 with her Rottweiler, Aspen, after doing competition obedience with her. She also participated in Therapy Dog work for 10 years and has had dogs in several movies and commercials. She has been an instructor at Puppy Love […]

Kayla Hardin

Kayla Hardin holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Psychology with an emphasis in Behavior Analysis from the University of California, San Diego and a Masters of Science degree in Psychology from Arizona State University.  Understanding how learning occurs and modifying behavior holds a special interest for her.   She has been active in Search and […]

Deb Hurlburt

Deb Hurlburt lives in Driggs ID where she is the owner and an instructor at Dog Training in the Tetons. She is the current administrator of Idaho Search and Rescue Dogs. She owns and handles two male German shepherds, Blaize and Bannock. Bannock is certified with NAPWDA in Obedience, Cadaver and Tracking. He is also […]

Joe Hurlburt

Joe Hurlburt joins us this year with his wife, Deb Hurlburt from the Teton Valley.  Joe joined Search and Rescue in the Teton Valley, Idaho in 1999. He was trained as a Swiftwater Tech and certified with the National Ski Patrol with Grand Targhee Ski Patrol. His vast knowledge of the area and snow safety […]