I chose the dutch because i like high drive dogs and my husband likes shepherds. We both have had gsds in our past.
The kentucky air national guard has a new member to help with search and rescue operations.
Dutch shepherd search and rescue. By about 1900 sheep flocks were mostly gone from the country and dutch shepherds started being used as police dogs search and rescue dogs and guide dogs. Amber s favorite things to do are eating chasing balls chasing frisbees and napping with us in bed. The kentucky air national guard has a new member to help with search and rescue operations.
By 1914 it stipulated these dogs should be of brindle coloring which makes them more distinct from similar northern european shepherding breeds. Mad is a 501 c 3 non profit organization which is dedicated to rescuing belgian malinois and dutch shepherds who have found themselves without a home surrendered discarded abused neglected or impounded. The dutch shepherd is a competent intelligent working breed.
Annie nick first time owners of a dutch shepherd named amber rescue from north american dutch shepherd rescue nadsr fostered and trained by kim futch. Quite simply we have the finest and best bred 100 european imported fci knpv titled registered and bloodline pedigreed dutch shepherds and their puppies available anywhere on the north american continent. The versatile skills of the dutch shepherd made it suitable for new careers such as a police dog search and rescue and guide dog for the blind.
They also still have great intelligence temperaments and working skills. They are often used by the police and military for search and rescue and as assistance dogs too. Mission statement malinois and dutch shepherd rescue inc.
I also am interested in search and rescue training. Tue dec 04 2012 6 03 am tell us about yourself. I will be a new dutch shepherd owner on july 20th.
Their breed standard was created in 1898. Callie is now assigned to the kentucky air guard s 123rd special. Dutch shepherds are good companions for children and make wonderful guard dogs and watchdogs.
Callie a 2 year old dutch shepherd. Dutch shepherds are loyal protective and obedient. Although enthusiasts reestablished breeding programs after the war the dutch shepherd is still a rare breed to this day.
Puppies are on the ground and a huge litter at 14. Callie is now assigned to the kentucky air guard s 123rd special tactics squadron part of its search and rescue k 9 program that launched in 2018 to enhance disaster response teams ability to detect people. Callie a 2 year old dutch shepherd.
With over 36 years of experience our aachen dutch shepherds excel at a variety of k9 tasks and settings from family guardians to the sport enthusiast to professional trainers to law. Dutch shepherd rescue information. Dutch shepherds have a happy disposition and are friendly and affectionate.
The breed has retained its original herding.