6th Grade, Research and Inquiry Activities
2. Click on Fact Sheet at the bottom of the page to learn about the requirements of becoming a search and rescue dog and how they are trained.
3. Create a help wanted advertisement for a search and rescue dog. Describe qualities that are necessary for the job and explain what previous experience is required.
For additional information about working dogs, click on http://magma.nationalgeographic.com/ngexplorer/0301/articles/mainarticle.html to read a National Geographic Explorer magazine article about different jobs that dogs can perform.