AlphaSAR / HTXoutdoors Navigation Class

Search and Rescue Members Training with Compass on Land Navigation

AlphaSAR is hosting a Navigation Class with HTXoutdoors. The class the fee is $25. If you have any questions about the class, please contact us at info@alphasar.org.  In order to sign up for this event, please visit HTXoutdoors’ event page. Topics to be covered: Intro to Map Reading GPSes and Compasses How to use your compass […]

Texas State SARex & Conference

This is the first annual Texas State SARex and Conference put on by the Hudson Volunteer Fire Department in Lufkin, TX. If you would like to attend this event, please contact them at (936) 875-4728. 

2014 in Review

Search and Rescue Members Training with Compass on Land Navigation

2014 was busy year for Alpha Search and Recovery (SAR).  Alpha SAR’s dedicated team members supported 153 activities, 8 of which were actual incidents, for a total of 7,042 man-hours!  Included in these activities were several large training events: hosted the North American Search Dog Network Spring Seminar in March, hosted the Fundamentals of Search and Rescue (FUNSAR) in […]

Trailing Day Mock Search

Trailing Bloodhound K9 Gruff training League City Texas

This team training will be a mock search for Trailing Dog handlers. All other AlphaSAR members will act as search flankers. Please make sure to wear good shoes and long pants. If you would like to attend this training, please make sure to email info@alphasar.org

2014 President’s Volunteer Service Award

Presidential Volunteer Service Award

In recognition of the Alpha SAR members’ time commitment, many received a President’s Volunteer Service Award at our year end celebration, in December.  The award recognizes individuals based on the number of hours given in service.  For more information, please navigate to the President’s Volunteer Service Award website. President’s Volunteer Service Award Recipients: The Bronze, Silver, […]

AlphaSAR Christmas Party

AlphaSAR’s 2017 Christmas Party will be held at the Blackmaltz house in Friendswood, TX. This is a pot luck, so if you would like to attend, send an email to info@alphasar.org with what dish you are bringing. We will also be having a White Elephant Gift Exchange. If you would like to participate, please bring […]

Alzheimer’s / Autism Lecture

SystemsGo 2016 Mud Rockets Found Them Waders

This lecture is for any Law Enforcement, Emergency Personnel and Search and Rescue Volunteers. If you have any questions, please email info@alphasar.org or register on the form below. Kimberly Kelly is an engaging speaker, and will easily hold your interest for a few hours. We will be specifically catering this class to what a law enforcement […]

Alzheimer’s/Autism-Law Enforcement Only

This Lecture is for Law Enforcement and other Emergency Personnel only. Please feel free to send an email to info@alphasar.org if you have any questions. To RSVP or register please use the form below. Kimberly Kelly is an engaging speaker, and will easily hold your interest for a few hours. She has written multiple books […]

2014 Alpha Search and Recovery Seminar

Alpha SAR Photo from Alpha Conference in 2014 - AlphaCon14

Alpha Search and Recovery hosted their second annual search dog seminar. Alpha SAR brought in instructors from all across the United States including Lynda George from Johnson County Sheriff’s Department in Arkansas, Michael Hadsell from Florida, and Perry Nelson from Louisiana. The seminar was hosted at Lutherhill in La Grange, Texas. The camp was beautiful […]

2017 Fall Canine Seminar

Please join us for our 5th Annual Fall K9 Seminar at the YMCA Camp Cullen in Trinity, TX! Check out the Event page for more information and how to sign up! There are still spots available. If you have any questions please feel free to contact us at 832-534-2727 or send us an email at […]