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Chris Terpstra


Chris Terpstra has been with K9 Search & Rescue since 2004.  His current working canine is Makalu, a high-energy Labrador who is certified with NSDA in Airscent, Large Source, and Avalanche; […]

Matthew Kozma 

Mike Koza

Matthew Kozma has been a volunteer with Search & Rescue since 1997.  His partner is K9 Aspen, a yellow Labrador, is NSDA certified in Airscent Live and Large Source as well as SARDUS certified in Human Remains Detection. While they specialize in large wilderness […]

Roy Lopez

Roy Lopez is a combat veteran who started his career in the U.S. Navy in 1987. He completed SEAL training in 1989 and was deployed as a Special Warfare Operator […]

Dan Woodruff

• K-9 TRAILING INSTRUCTOR: INBTI, NASDN, Midwest K9 ERT • Trailing Certification Evaluator: NASDN, Midwest K9 ERT • Midwest K-9 Emergency Response Team, Vice President 2002 – present I have […]

Darrin Niemeier

Darrin Niemeier is a retired Captain from the Kansas City Missouri fire department. Where he served for 25 years. He joined Missouri Search and Rescue in 2009, being active in […]

Chris Boyd

International Trailing Instructor Chris Boyd has been training working dogs since 1997.  She is a retired police sergeant from the City of Madison Police Department in Wisconsin.  As a K-9 […]

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 […]

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 […]