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The Last Search and Rescue Dogs of 9/11


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As a way to pay homage to the search and rescue dogs of 9/11, has released the following short film which profiles Abby, the last remaining Search Dog Foundation canine who served at Ground Zero.

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Debra Tosch, Executive Director of the Search Dog Foundation, was one of the handlers deployed on September 11th, 2001. After 9/11, Debra and Abby deployed to a number of disasters, including Hurricane Katrina and the La Conchita mudslide. Abby now helps train future search dogs.