EMS Tips

Goodbye to Our Best Friend

Earlier this week we said goodbye to our yellow labrador retriever, Sousa (working name). His official name was “Friese’s Finest Fellow” and he lived up to that expectation every day. He was an outstanding companion, search and rescue dog, and a loyal member of our family. He will be missed in ways more profound than […]


I Dig Search Dogs! Video, Post, and Book Recommendation

Cool video profile of a search dog and handler from TEEX. Training for K9 Search and Rescue – my own experience. [amazon-product text=”Scent of the Missing” type=”text”]B004X8W5P8[/amazon-product] – best K9 SAR book I have read.  

Video Tips

Video: Paramedic Explains New CPR Guidelines to Medical Director

An enthusiastic paramedic just reviewed the new American Heart Association guidelines for Emergency Cardiac Care. The new paramedic excitedly explains the guidelines to their medical director. The medical director’s enthusiasm for protocol change and re-training is palpable. Many months will pass using the old guidelines. A metaphorical video told by a puppy and a geriatric […]