2013

Number of call outs: 93

Finds: 5

Incident Date Region Callout Details
27 Dec 10:45 North East 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Teesdale and Weardale Search and Mountain Rescue Team in a search for a 23 yead old despondent male, stood down when he telephoned home. Rescue Teams: Teesdale and Weardale SAMRTPolice Authority: County Durham
20 Dec 05:03 North East 3 Dog Handlers were called to assist North of Tyne MRT in a search for a 67 year old despondent male. Police enquires on going.

Rescue Teams; North of Tyne MRT and Northumberland National Park MRT.
Police Authority: Northumberland

20 Dec 00:30 Mid Pennine 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Bowland Pennine MRT in a search for a despondent male, stood down when he returned home.

Rescue Team: Bowland Pennine MRT
Police Authority: Lancashire

19 Dec 13:15 North East 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Teesdale and Weardale Search and Mountain Rescue Team for a despondent male, Police enquires on going. Rescue Teams: Teesdale and Weardale SAMRTPolice Authority: County Durham
19 Dec 00:30 North East 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist North Of Tyne MRT in a search for a 65 year old female missing from home. Police enquires on going.Rescue Teams: North Of Tyne MRT, Northumberland National Park MRT.?Police Authority: County Durham
06 Dec 04:15 North East 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Teesdale and Weardale Search and Mountain Rescue Team in a search for a 81 year old male missing from home, both dogs should interest in the same area, he was located deceased in the river near that point by swift water team members.Rescue Teams: Teesdale and Weardale SAMRT, Cleveland MRTPolice Authority: County Durham
25 Nov 12:45 Yorkshire Dales 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Upper Wharfedale FRA in a search for a despondent 42 year old female. Police enquires on going.

Rescue Team: Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue Association.
Police Authority: North Yorkshire Constabulary.

25 Nov 11:00 South West Peninsular 6 Dog Handlers were called to assist Dartmoor SRT in a search for a member of the military missing overnight, located safe and well by RAF helicopter.

Rescue Teams: Dartmoor SRT Plymouth and Dartmoor SRT Tavistock
Police Authority: Devon and Cornwall

18 Nov 21:15 Peak District 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Buxton MRT, in a search when police received 3 calls stating the red distress flares had been seen. Stood down when it was found to be a film crew. They were suitably advised by the Police about their foolishness.

Rescue Team: Buxton MRT.
Police Authority: Derbyshire

18 Nov 08:30 North East 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist North of Tyne MRT in a search for a 38 year old despondent male, police enquires on going.

Rescue Team: North of Tyne MRT.

Police Authority: Northumberland.

18 Nov 07:00 Mid Pennines 5 Dog Handlers were called to assist Buxton MRT, in a search for a 38 year old despondent male, located deceased by local farmer.

Rescue Teams: Buxton MRT and Glossop MRT.
Police Authority: Derbyshire.

17 Nov 15:00 Peak District 10 Dog Handlers were called to assist Buxton MRT in a search for 48 year old despondent male, located deceased outside the search area.

Rescue Teams: Buxton MRT, Derby MRT, Edale MRT, Glossop MRT and Kinder MRT.

Police Authority: Derbyshire

06 Nov 10:00 North East 1 Dog Handler was called to assist North of Tyne MRT in a search for a 34 year old despondent male, located by a member outside the search are and was taken to hospital.

Rescue Team: North of Tyne MRT.
Police Authority: Northumberland.

03 Nov 09:00 South West Peninsular 6 Dog Handlers were called to assist Dartmoor SRT Plymouth in a search for a 27 year old male, Police enquires on going.
Dog Handlers: Alex Lyons (Max), Nicki Lyons (Cavos), Matt Robertson (Scoot), Catharine Jones (Jilly / Busy), Alan Hill (Sonny) abd Ian Bettie (Ronnie).
Rescue Teams: Dartmoor SRT Plymouth and Dartmoor SRT Tavistock.
Police Authority: Devon And Cornwall.
01 Nov 16:00 Peak District 7 Dog Handlers were called to assist Derby MRT in a search for a 37 year old despondent male, Police enquires ongoing.

Rescue Team: Derby MRT.

Police Authority: Derbyshire.

31 Oct 07:45 Mid Pennines 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Calder Valley SRT in a search for a despondent female, police enquires on going.

Dog Handlers: Ellie Sherwin (Pepper) and Kevin Stead (Gyp).
Rescue Team: Calder Valley SRT.
Police Authority: West Yorkshire.

18 Oct 17:45 Peak District 7 Dog Handlers were called to assist Glossop MRT in a search for a group of 9, misplaced in the mist. Located safe and well by Glossop MRT members.

Dog Handlers: Paul Taylor (Toby).
Rescue Teams: Glossop MRT and Edale MRT.
Police Authority: Derbyshire.

17 Oct 11:45 South West Peninsular 3 Dog Handlers were called to assist Cornwall SRT in a search for a 79 year old male missing from home, Located safe and well by Police well outside the search area.

Dog Handlers: Alex Lyons (Max), Alan Hill (Sunny) and Ian Bertie (Ronnie).
Rescue Teams: Cornwall SRT and Dartmoor SRT Plymouth.
Police Authority: Devon and Cornwall.

17 Oct 02:30 Peak District 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Edale MRT in a search for overdue walker, located safe and well by Buxton MRT membersRescue Teams: Edale MRT, Buxton MRTPolice Authority: Greater Manchester
15 Oct 19:30 North East 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Swaledale MRT in a search for a 10 year old boy, missing from home. Located safe and well by a member of the public.

Dog Handler: Graeme White Fern.
Rescue Team: Swaledale MRT.
Police Authority: Cleveland/North Yorkshire

22 Sep 16:00 Peak District Dog Find 6 Dog Handlers were called to assist Glossop MRT in a search for a despondent male, Located by Search Dog Abbey , he was hypothermic so was stretchered to the ambulance and taken to hospital.

Rescue Teams: Glossop MRT and Kinder MRT.
Police Authority: Derbyshire

16 Sep 21:00 Peak District 1 Dog Hander was called to assist Edale MRT in a search for 4 overdue walkers, located safe and well by Kinder MRT members.Rescue Teams: Edale MRT, Kinder MRTPolice Authority: Greater Manchester
14 Sep 23:30 North East 3 Dog Handlers were called to assist Teesdale and Weardale Search and Mountain Rescue Team in a search for 5 male teenagers overdue on a DoE walk, located safe and well by Police.Rescue Teams: Teesdale and Weardale SAMRTPolice Authority: County Durham
14 Sep 07:30 Peak District 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Woodhead MRT in a search for 2 overdue walkers, located out side the search area.Rescue Teams: Woodhead MRTPolice Authority: Greater Manchester
06 Sep 08:00 Mid Pennines 4 Dog Handlers were called to assist Calder Valley SRT in a search for a 26 year old despondent male, Located by police outside the search area.

Dog Handlers: Kevin Stead (Gyp), Ellie Sherwin (Pepper), Dave Ashley (Jack) and Pete Parnell (Meg).
Rescue Team: Calder Valley SRT.
Police Authority: West Yorkshire

04 Sep 19:00 North East 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Cleveland MRT in a search for a 57 year old despondent male, Located by police and evacuated to hospital.

Dog Handler: Graeme White (Fern).
Rescue Team: Cleveland MRT.
Police Authority: Cleveland/North Yorkshire

01 Sep 04:00 South West Peninsular 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Cornwall SRT in a search when a dog with a lead was found, concerns for possible injured walker, nothing found police enquires on going.

Dog Handler: Nicki Lyons (Cavos).
Rescue Team: Cornwall SRT.
Police Authority: Devon & Cornwall

16 Aug 17:00 Peak District 5 Dog Handlers were called to assist Buxton MRT in a search for a despondent 23 year old female, located by Police.

Dog Handlers: Dave Mason (Megan) Steve Ward (Ty) Paul Taylor (Tobby) Dave Astley (Jack) Steve Garafalo (Finn).
Rescue Teams: Buxton MRT, Kinder MRT and Derby MRT.
Police Authority: Derbyshire.

15 Aug 13:15 Peak District 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Woodhead MRT in a search for a despondent missing from home, Located by a member of the public. Rescue Teams: Woodhead MRTPolice Authority: Greater Manchester”
13 Aug 10:30 Peak District 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Kinder MRT in a search for a despondent missing from home, Located out side the search area.Rescue Teams: Kinder MRTPolice Authority: Greater Manchester
08 Aug 13:00 Mid Pennine 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Bowland Pennine MRT in a search for a despondent male, Located deceased by Police the next day.
01 Aug 17:00 Peak District Dog Find 5 Dog Handlers were called to assist Edale MRT in a search for a female missing from home. Located by Search Dog Flash and John Coombs in a hypothermic condition, treated by MR team medics and evacuated to hospital.

Dog Handlers: Dave Mason (Megan), John Coombs (Flash), Steve Ward (Ty), Paul Taylor (Toby) and Dave Astley (Jack).
Rescue Teams: Edale MRT and Woodhead MRT.
Police Authority: South Yorkshire.

31 Jul 13:00 Yorkshire Dales 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Upper Warfedale Fell Rescue in a search for a missing male. Police enquires on going.

Dog Handler: Kevin Stead (Gyp).
Rescue Team: Upper Warfedale Fell Rescue Association.
Police Authority: North Yorkshire

30 Jul 15:00 Mid Pennine 5 Dog Handlers were called to assist Rossendale & Pendle MRT in a search for a 52 year old despondent male. Police enquires on going.

Dog Handlers: Bill Batson (Glen), Ellie Sherwin (Pepper), Dave Astley (Jack), Steve Garafalo (Finn) and Pete Farnell (Meg).
Rescue Team: Rossendale & Pendle MRT.
Police Authority: Lancashire

29 Jul 22:00 North East 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Teesdale and Weardale Search and Mountain Rescue Team in?a search for a 86 year old female missing from a care home, located safe and well in the care home by a member of staff.Rescue Teams: Teesdale and Weardale SAMRTPolice Authority: County Durham
28 Jul 09:00 South West Peninsula 6 Dog Handlers were called to assist Dartmoor SRT Ashburton in a search for a 83 year old female missing from home, Police enquires on going.

Dog Handlers: Alex Lyons (Max), Nicki Lyons (Cavos), Matt Robertson (Scoot), Dave Humphrey (Rusty), Catherine Jones (Jilly) and Ian Bertie (Ronnie).
Rescue Teams: Dartmoor SRT Ashburton and North Dartmoor SRT.
Police Authority: Devon And Cornwall

27 Jul 09:00 North East 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Cleveland MRT in a search for a male missing from home. Located deceased by a member of the public.

Dog Handler: Graeme White (Fern).
Rescue Team: Cleveland MRT.
Police Authority: North Yorkshire

22 Jul 07:30 North East 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Teesdale & Weardale Search & Mountain Rescue Team in a search for a 43 year old despondent male, located by a member of the public just outside the search area.

Dog Handlers: Peter Thompson (Hamish & Bess) and Karen Fisher (Sam).
Rescue Teams: Teesdale & Weardale Search & Mountain Rescue, North of Tyne MRT and Northumberland Park MRT.
Police Authority: Durham

21 Jul 15:00 South West Peninsula 4 Dog Handlers were called to assist Dartmoor SRT Plymouth in a search for a 37 year old male missing from home. Police enquires on going.

Dog Handlers: Alex Lyons (Max), Nicki Lyons (Cavos), Matt Robertson (Scoot), Alan Hill (Sunny) and Ian Bertie (Ronnie).
Rescue Team: Dartmoor SRT Plymouth.
Police Authority: Devon And Cornwall.

14 Jul 00:15 Mid Pennine 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Rossendale & Pendle MRT in a search for 2 walkers that had reported themselves lost in the mist. Located safe and well by Rossendale & Pendle team members.

Dog Handler: Steve Garofalo (Finn).
Rescue Team: Rossendale & Pendle MRT.
Police Authority: Lancashire

12 Jul 13:00 South West Peninsula 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Dartmoor SRT Tavistock in a search for a 2 year old. Stood down on route when he was located deceased by Police.

Dog Handlers: Nicki Lyons (Cavos) and James Taylor-Short (Poppy).
Rescue Teams: Dartmoor SRT Tavistock and Dartmoor SRT Ashburton.
Police Authority: Devon and Cornwall.

10 Jul 01:30 North East 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Cleveland MRT in a search for a despondent male. Located safe and well by Scarborough & Rydale MRT members.

Dog Handler: Graeme White (Fern).
Rescue Team: Cleveland MRT and Scarborough & Rydale MRT .
Police Authority: Cleveland/North Yorkshire

09 Jul 21:30 North East 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Cleveland MRT in a search for a possible crashed Para glider, nothing found false alarm with good intent.

Dog Handler: Graeme White (Fern).
RescueTeam: Cleveland MRT.
Police Authority: Cleveland/North Yorkshire

06 Jul 10:15 South West Peninsula 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Cornwall SRT in a search for a male missing from home. Police enquires on going.

Dog Handlers: Nicki Lyons (Cavos) and Matt Robertson (Scoot).
Rescue Team: Cornwall SRT.
Police Authority: Devon and Cornwall.

06 Jul 09:00 North East 6 Dog Handlers were called to assist Teesdale and Weardale Search and Mountain Rescue Team in a search for a middle aged male, located deceased outside the search area by a member of the publicRescue Teams: Teesdale and Weardale SAMRTPolice Authority: County Durham
29 Jun 20:15 South West Peninsula 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist North Dartmoor SRT in a search for an 80 year old male missing from home. Stood down on route when he was located safe and well by Police.

Dog Handlers: Nicki Lyons (Cavos) and Ian Bertie (Ronnie).
Rescue Teams: North Dartmoor SRT and Dartmoor SRT Tavistock.
Police Authority: Devon And Cornwall.

17 Jun 21:30 Yorkshire Dales 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue Association in a search for a 48 year old despondent male. Located by Police and taken to hospital.

Dog Handler: Kevin Stead (Gyp).
Rescue Team: Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue Association.
Police Authority: North Yorkshire

16 Jun 03:15 North East 5 Dog Handlers were called to assist Cleveland MRT in a search for a 15 year old female missing from home. Located safe and well by Police.

Handlers: Graeme White (Fern), Dave Astley (Jack), Brian Allport (Sam), Kevin Stead (Gyp) and Nick Shepard (Dolly).
Rescue Team: Cleveland MRT.
Police Authority: North Yorkshire.

13 Jun 05:30 South West Peninsula 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Dartmoor SRT Plymouth in a search after shouts for help were reported to the police, a 22 year old male was located by DSRT members.

Dog Handler: Alan Hill (Sunny).
Rescue Teams: Dartmoor SRT Plymouth and Dartmoor SRT Ashburton.
Police Authority: Devon And Cornwall

10 Jun 11:00 Mid Pennine 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Bolton MRT in a search for a missing elderly male. Located by a Police search team, safe and well but a little confused.

Dog Handlers: Steve Garofalo (Finn) and Steve Nelson (Boris) SARDA Wales Trailing search dog.
Rescue Teams: Bolton MRT and Rossendale & Pendle MRT.
Police Authority: Lancashire.

10 Jun 03:30 North East 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Cleveland MRT in a search for a 46 year old despondent male, located by Cleveland MRT members and taken to hospital.

Dog Handler: Graeme White (Fern).
RescueTeams: Cleveland MRT and Scarborough & Rydale MRT.
Police Authority: North Yorkshire.

06 Jun 20:15 South West Peninsula 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Dartmoor SRT Tavistock in a search for an 84 year old male missing from home. Located by DSRT Tavistock members in a confused state as he had fallen and got stuck on a fence.

Dog Handler: Alan Hill (Sunny).
Rescue Teams: Dartmoor SRT Tavistock and Dartmoor SRT Plymouth.
Police Authority: Devon And Cornwall

06 Jun 15:45 North East 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Teesdale?and Weardale Search and Mountain Rescue Team in a search for an 82 year old vulnerable male, located by a member of the public and?taken to hospital.?Rescue Teams: Teesdale and Weardale SAMRTPolice Authority: County Durham
28 May 10:30 Peak District
Dog Find
3 Dog Handlers were called to assist Kinder MRT in a search for a 53 year old male, who had not returned from walking his dogs. Located by Search Dog Ty and Steve Ward . He had fallen down a steep bank was unconscious and hypothermic.

Dog Handlers: Steve Ward (Ty), Ken Sloan (Abbie) and Nick Shepherd (Dolly).
Rescue Team: Kinder MRT.
Police Authority: Greater Manchester

26 May 20:45 Peak District 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Edale MRT in a search for a person missing from home, Police enquires on goingRescue Teams: Edale MRTPolice Authority: Derbyshire
24 May 11:30 North East 3 Dog Handlers were called to assist Scarborough MRT in a search for male missing from home. Located by Search Dog.Rescue Teams: Scarborough MRTPolice Authority: Northumberland
18 May 12:00 Peak District 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Edale MRT in a search for a 21 year old male missing from home. Located deceased by Police.

Dog Handlers: Dave Mason (Megan) and John Coombs (Flash).
Rescue Team: Edale MRT.
Police Authority: Derbyshire

17 May 23:30 North East 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Cleveland MRT in a search for 5 male walkers who had reported themselves lost in very thick fog, located cold and very wet by Rescue Team Land Rover.

Dog Handler: Graeme White (Fern).
Rescue Team: Cleveland MRT.
Police Authority: Cleveland/North Yorkshire

16 May 15:00 Peak District 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Edale MRT in a search for a 60 year old male when he got separated from his family. Stood down on route when he returned safe and well to his car.

Dog Handlers: Dave Mason (Megan) and John Coombs (Flash).
Rescue Team: Edale MRT.
Police Authority: Derbyshire.

13 May 01:00 Mid Pennine 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Rossendale & Pendle MRT in a search for a 33 year old despondent male, Police enquires on going.

Dog Handler: Steve Garofalo (Finn).
Rescue Team: Rossendale & Pendle MRT.
Police Authority: Lancashire.

12 May 17:00 South West Peninsula 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Dartmoor Rescue in a search for a 17 year old male, taking part in the Ten Tors Challenge. Located safe and well by North Dartmoor team member.

Dog Handlers: Alex Lyons (Max) and Nicki Lyons (Cavos).
Rescue Teams: North Dartmoor SRT.
Police Authority: Devon & Cornwall

05 May 13:00 North East
Dog Find
1 Dog Handler was called to assist Cleveland MRT in a search for a 69 year old despondent female; Search Dog Sam with Brian Allport indicated at the side of the river, Police dive team recovered the body.

Dog Handler: Brian Allport (Sam).
Rescue Team: Cleveland MRT.
Police Authority: North Yorkshire.

28 Apr 13:00 South West Peninsula 3 Dog Handlers were called to assist HM Coastguard in a search for a male and female, 14 year olds, missing from home. Police enquires on going.

Dog Handlers: Alex Lyons (Max), Nicki Lyons (Cavos) and James Taylor-Short (Poppy).
Rescue Team: MCA Westward Ho!
Police Authority: Devon And Cornwall.

28 Apr 10:30 Yorkshire Dales 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Cave Rescue Organisation in a search for a vulnerable 65 year old female, located cold and damp, but safe and well, by a member of the public.

Dog Handlers: Bill Batson (Glen) and Kevin Stead (Gyp).
Rescue Teams: Cave Rescue Organisation, Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue and Kendal MRT.
Police Authority: North Yorkshire.

23 Apr 19:00 South West Peninsula 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Dartmoor SRT Tavistock in a search for 2 walkers, when they reported that one of them had become crag fast on a Tor. Located by foot team and walked to RV.

Dog Handler: Nicki Lyons (Cavos).
Rescue Teams: Dartmoor SRT Tavistock and Dartmoor SRT Plymouth.
Police Authority: Devon and Cornwall.

28 Mar 02:15 Peak District 6 Dog Handlers were called to assist Kinder MRT in a search for a vulnerable male. Located safe and well by Kinder MRT members.

Dog Handlers: Ian Burly (Anya), Dave Mason (Megan) and Nick Shepherd (Dolly),
Rescue Teams: Kinder MRT, Buxton MRT, Edale MRT and Glossop MRT.
Police Authority: Derbyshire.

26 Mar 17:00 North East 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Teesdale and Weardale Search and Mountain Rescue Team in a search for male missing from home, returned home safe and well,? he had spent the night looking for his dog after it had run awayRescue Teams: Teesdale and Weardale SAMRT, Northumberland National Park MRT, North Of Tyne MRT Police Authority: County Durham
26 Mar 12:15 North East 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Teesdale MRT in a search for a 46 year old male missing from home. Located safe and well by a member of the public.

Dog Handler: Brian Allport (Sam).
Rescue Teams: Teesdale MRT, North of Tyne MRT and Northumberland MRT.
Police Authority: Durham.

17 Mar 09:00 North East 4 Dog Handlers were called to assist Teesdale and Weardale Search and Mountain Rescue Team in a search for a female missing from home, located deceased by Police.Rescue Teams: Team: Teesdale and Weardale SAMRTPolice Authority: County Durham
17 Mar 01:30 Mid Pennine 6 Dog Handlers were called to assist Calder Valley SRT in a search for 75 year old female with Alzheimer?s. Located safe and well by Police.

Dog Handlers: Ellie Sherwin (Pepper), Wayne Thackray (Dodge), Ken Sloan (Abbie), Steve Ward (Tye), Dave Warden (Nell), and Pete Farnell (Meg).
Rescue Teams: Calder Valley SRT, Woodhead MRT and Edale MRT.
Police Authority: West Yorkshire

16 Mar 22:45 North East 1 Dog Handler was called to assist North of Tyne MRT in a search for a 43 year old despondent male. Located deceased by North of Tyne MRT members.

Dog Handler: Brian Allport (Sam)
Rescue Teams: North of Tyne MRT and Northumberland MRT.
Police Authority: Cleveland

16 Mar 11:30 Mid Pennine 4 Dog Handlers were called to assist Calder Valley SRT for a missing female, Police Enquires on going.

Dog Handlers: Ellie Sherwin (Pepper), David Warden (Nell), Wayne Thackray (Dodge) and Pete Farnell (Meg).
Rescue Team: Calder Valley SRT.
Police Authority: West Yorkshire

13 Mar 13:00 South West Peninsula 5 Dog Handlers were called to assist Cornwall SRT in a search for a 50 year old female missing from home, located by a member of the public.

Dog Handlers: Alex Lyons (Max), Matt Robertson (Scoot), Alan Hill (Sunny), Ian Bertie (Ronnie) and James Taylor-Short (Poppy).
Rescue Teams: Cornwall SRT, Dartmoor SRT Tavistock, DSRT Okehampton, DSRT Plymouth, DSRT Ashburton and Exmoor SRT.
Police Authority: Devon & Cornwall.

25 Feb 15:30 Yorkshire Dales 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Cave Rescue in a search for 3 lost walkers, located safe and well by Swaledale MRT members.

Dog Handlers: Kevin Stead (Gyp) and Bill Batson (Glen).
Rescue Teams: Cave Rescue Organisation, Swaledale MRT.
Police Authority: North Yorkshire.

16 Feb 08:00 North East 4 Dog Handlers were called to assist Teesdale and Weardale Search and Mountain Rescue Team in a search for a missing female, Police enquires on going.Rescue Teams: Teesdale and Weardale SAMRTPolice Authority: County Durham
14 Feb 11:00 Scotland 1 Dog Handler, 2 SARDA Scotland handlers and 6 Handlers from Lake District Mountain Rescue Search Dogs were called to assist Cairngorm MRT in a search for 3 walkers who had been caught in an avalanche, 1 walker found by Lakes Search Dog Corrie, the other 2 by Mountain Rescue Team members, all 3 deceased.

Dog Handler: Steve Garofalo (Finn).
Rescue Team: Cairngorm MRT.
Police Authority: Grampian Police

11 Feb 06:00 Scotland 1 Dog Handler, and 6 Dog Handlers from Lake District Mountain Rescue Search Dogs, were called to assist Cairngorm MRT in a search for 6 benighted walkers, 5 located safe and well by Cairngorm MRT members, the 6th located deceased.

Dog Handler: Steve Garofalo (Finn).
Rescue Team: Cairngorm MRT.
Police Authority: Grampian Police

10 Feb 12:30 Peak District
Dog Find
2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Derby MRT in a search for a 73 year old female missing from home. Found by Search Dog Biscuit and John Coombs , She was suffering from hypothermia so was treated by team medics evacuated by stretcher to team Land Rover then to Ambulance and taken to hospital.

Dog Handlers: Dave Mason (Megan) and John Coombs (Biscuit).
Rescue Team: Derby MRT.
Police Authority: Derbyshire.

09 Feb 09:00 North East 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Cleveland MRT in a search for a 60 year old female with Alzhiemers, located decease by a gamekeeper.Rescue Teams: Teesdale and Weardale SAMRTPolice Authority: County Durham
05 Feb 13:00 North East 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Teesdale and Weardale Search and Mountain Rescue Team in a search for a despondent male, located safe and well by Police.Rescue Teams: Teesdale and Weardale SAMRTPolice Authority: County Durham
04 Feb 16:30 Peak District 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Buxton MRT in a search for a male walker who had called for assistance in very bad visibility. He managed to find his location and walked off just as the dog teams were being deployed. Team Land Rover was sent to pick him up.

Dog Handlers: Dave Mason (Megan) and John Coombs (Biscuit).
Rescue Team: Buxton MRT, Kinder MRT.
Police Authority: Derbyshire.

02 Feb 08:00 North East 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Cleveland MRT in a search for a 68 year old woman suffering with Alzheimer?s, Police enquires on going.

Dog Handlers: Pete Farnell (Meg) and Brian Allport (Sam).
Rescue Teams: Cleveland MRT and Scarborough & Rydale MRT.
Police Authority: North Yorkshire.

29 Jan 08:00 North East 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Cleveland SRT in a search for a 68 year old woman suffering with Alzheimer?s, Police enquires ongoing.

Dog Handlers: Graeme White (Fern) and Richard Hay (Mollie) .
Rescue Teams: Cleveland SRT and Scarborough & Rydale SRT .
Poilce Authority: North Yorkshire.

28 Jan 20:00 North East 4 Dog Handlers were called to assist Cleveland MRT in a search for a 68 year old female missing form home. Located deceased by a member of the public.

Dog Handlers: Brian Allport (Sam), Ian Tompson (Ben), Wayne Thackray (Dodge) and Karen Fisher (Sam).
Rescue Teams: Cleveland MRT, North of Tyne MRT, Swaldale MRT and Scarbourgh & Reydale MRT.
Police Authority; North Yorkshire

27 Jan 15:00 South West Peninsula 2 Dog Handlers were called to assist Dartmoor SRT Tavistock in a search for a female with a broken ankle, located by DSRT members and stretchered back to the road side.

Dog Handlers: Alex Lyons (Max) and Nicki Lyons (Cavos).
Rescue Team: Dartmoor SRT Tavistock.
Police Authority: Devon And Cornwall.

22 Jan 16:45 North East 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Teesdale and Weardale Search and Mountain Rescue Team in a search for 8 year old boy and 9 year old girl reported missing after playing in the snow, stood down on route when they were located safe and well by Police.Rescue Teams: Teesdale and Weardale SAMRTPolice Authority: County Durham
16 Jan 16:45 Yorkshire Dales 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Upper Wharfedale Fell Rescue Association in a search for a 47 year old despondent female, located safe and well by Police.

Dog Handler: Kevin Stead (Gyp).
Rescue Team: Upper Wharfedale FRA.
Police Authority: North Yorkshire

14 Jan 11:30 North East 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Teesdale and Weardale Search and Mountain Rescue Team in a search for a 26 year old despondent male, stood down when he returned home safe and well. Rescue Teams: Teesdale and Weardale SAMRTPolice Authority: County Durham
13 Jan 17:30 South West Peninsula 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Exmoor SRT in a search for a despondent male, located safe and well by Police.

Dog Handler: James Taylor-Short (Poppy).
RescueTeam: Exmoor SRT.
Police Authority: Devon And Cornwall.

05 Jan 10:30 South West Peninsula 3 Dog Handlers were called to assist Devon & Cornwall Police in a search for 58 year old despondent male, police enquires on going.

Dog Handlers: Alex Lyons (Max), Nicki Lyons (Cavos) and Matt Robertson (Scoot).
Police Authority: Devon & Cornwall.

04 Jan 10:45 Peak District 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Oldham MRT in a search for a overdue Fell runner.Rescue Teams: Oldham MRTPolice Authority: Greater Manchester
03 Jan 08:00 North East 3 Dog Handlers were called to assist North of Tyne MRT in a search for a 77 year old despondent male, stood down after 6 hours of searching when he returned home.

Dog Handlers: Pete Thompson (Hamish & Bess), Brian Alport (Sam) and Ian Thompson (Ben).
Rescue Teams: North of Tyne MRT, Northumberland National Park MRT.
Police Authority: Northumberland.

01 Jan 11:00 South West Peninsula 1 Dog Handler was called to assist Dartmoor SRT Plymouth in a search for a 16 year old male, missing after jumping from a ferry, Police enquires on going.

Dog Handler: Matt Robertson (Scoot).
Rescue Team: Dartmoor SRT Plymouth.
Police Authority: Devon & Cornwall BBC News Item Item