Posts tagged "Chris Selfridge"

WGN Radio Petcast: Search & Rescue Dog Heroes of September 11

WGN Radio Petcast: Search & Rescue Dog Heroes of September 11
Here is my current WGN Radio PETCAST: Click HERE to listen (note – it may take a few moments to load).  This special Podcast was an honor for me to host, as I speak with several dog handlers who were at the site of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Listen to my... Read more »

Dog Heroes of September 11

This is Riley, who some just thought could more safely and quickly exit from the top of 'the pile' using a Stoke's basket. U.S. Navy Photo journalist, 1st class Preston Keres happened to be there and caught the moment. Today, this photograph is among the most recognizable from Ground Zero in the days following September 11.
I don’t know how you can scroll through this gallery and not get emotional. I will never forget September 11, and will be forever grateful of the emergency responders – including search and rescue dogs and their handlers. I authored a print story, 10 years after 9-11, what do the search and rescue dog handler... Read more »

Never Forget 9-11 and the Search and Rescue Dogs Who Served Our Country

Never Forget 9-11 and the Search and Rescue Dogs Who Served Our Country
By Steve Dale Cowards were responsible for the unprovoked attacks on America, Sept. 11, 2001. Heroes responded to those attacks. Among those heroes were at least 400 search-and- rescue dogs and their human handlers, who worked on-site at the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and in Shanksville, Penn., where United Airlines flight 93 crashed. The... Read more »
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