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Family Disaster Dogs


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Family Disaster Dogs

Lesson Pages
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Lesson 4:  "Find it!" 

Lesson 5: How to use a Tracking Leash part 1

Lesson 6: More Leash Work  part 2

Lesson 7: Tracking Leash part 3




Lesson 11:  Scent Behavior

Lesson 12:  How to Read a Dog

Lesson 13:  How to Train your dog to do a Building Search

Lesson 14:  Train your dog to do an  Air Scent and Area Search

Lesson 15: How your dog will be  Indicating and Alerting a Found person



Lesson 18:  How to use a leash






Lesson 24:  Learn Area Search Basics

Lesson 25: How to do Area Search Training

Lesson 26: How to do Cadaver Dog Training

Lesson 27: How a dog can Alert to Danger

Part 1: Teaching your dog to alert you to danger  Part 1 Alert to Danger

Part 2: Teach your dog Part 2 Alert to Danger 

Lesson 28:  Dog learns how to come back to you after they find somebody or thing Teaching Refind or Return to Handler

Lesson 29: Your dog brings you items you need Retrieve and Go-Get Object 

Lesson 30: Dog learns item by name to bring you Retrieve Object by Name

Lesson Test: How your dog will help you evacuate -What To Do when Alarm Sounds


Lesson 32: Training a Dog To Do Tracking

Lesson 33: Training a Messenger Dog -Go between 2 people


More lessons will be added as they come online

Basic Obedience and Manners Lessons for Dogs


Basic Obedience and Manners Lessons are on the Obedience Page

You can find other helpful dog training tricks and tips at on these pages


Stop pulling On the Leash


Teach Dog to Come When Called and teach Sit




Learn More Family Disaster Dog Skills

Dog Bug-out Go-Bag Survival Backpack


Living in a Disaster

Emergency Links

FEMA Search Dog Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)


Dog Entertainment and Education

Dog Rescues Dog Video

A Dog’s Wish

Dog and Survival Web Sites

Wendy Nan Rees- Pet Lifestyle Advisor




Follow these steps to start training your family pet 
to come to your aid during a disaster or family emergency situation

1.   Go to the list of lessons above or on the side of this page.

2.  Pick a lesson from the list to learn with your dog.

3. Get the Family Disaster Book to carry in your go-bag ! 

Then have fun !

 Read the purpose, equipment and important lesson pages

3. Subscribe using one of the links on the pages 
to receive Lessons and the soon to be released monthly newsletter in your email.


 Email me with any questions you might have !

 Good Luck and Happy Trails!!

  Follow that Dog!

All Breeds, Ages and Sizes Encouraged to Learn !





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