What we do

The Search & Rescue Dog Association Scotland:

  • Is a volunteer organisation which trains dogs and their handlers to search for missing persons
  • Is used by Police and Mountain Rescue to locate missing people in the mountains or low ground areas, including children and people with dementia.
  • Has handlers who are experienced mountaineers, and trained in casualty care.
  • Covers all of Scotland, 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year.