Meet K9 Belle!

Picture of a black and white puppy lying in the grass and holding a red leash in its mouthPlease join us in welcoming our newest recruit! This is Belle (full name is Belle Princesse la Sauveteur, French for “Beautiful Princess the Rescuer) and she is an 8 week old Springer Spaniel hailing from the great state of Michigan.

Her handler is a longtime member and friend of and field support for  Cascadia Search Dogs – Dan Merrifield. According to Dan, Belle is full of energy, loves to play and then crashes hard! Perfect for a SAR dog!

The new team will be training HRD and no doubt have many years of success in front of them! Welcome to the team, Princess Belle!