Canine Field First Aid Class

It is important to not only know first aid for any human injuries that may occur in the field, but also know first aid for the canines working with us. […]

2016 Lackland AF Base Joint Training

Lisa and Trailing Canine Sophie Working a Raised Missing Person

On April 2, 2016, Alpha SAR was invited to San Antonio for training at the Medina Annex – Lackland Airforce Base Training Facility to conduct alongside both military and civilian […]

2015 SystemsGo Rocket Recovery

2015 SystemsGo Rocket Recovery with Alpha Search and Recovery

Have you ever seen the movie October Sky? I must have seen it a dozen times growing up. Every time I watched I was inspired to do something great. I […]

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!  […]

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 […]

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 […]

2014 Ellington Field NASA Safety Day

Search dog Halle in front of a NASA T-38

Alpha Search and Recovery members participated in the Ellington Field NASA Safety Day. Members supported a booth to teach the public about search and rescue and what they can do […]

Alpha SAR at Woofstock

Alpha SAR at Woofstock 2013 Booth

Bay Area Pet Adoptions holds a bi-annual fundraising event called Woofstock to raise money for their shelter. They invited Alpha SAR to host a booth and give a presentation about […]

NASA Spring Safety Day

Alpha Search and Recovery at NASA Safety Day

Alpha Search and Recovery team members supported a NASA Safety and Health Fair at the Johnson Space Center. Alpha SAR was asked to participate as the team and canines have […]