News 14 Carolina recently aired a story about Karin Goin who uses regular dogs that she trains rigorously to find missing pets.
“(The dogs) are at least 85 percent of the investigation,” she said. “We are on the dumb end of the leash. We basically follow behind.”
You can see the newsclip by clicking here.
The Search Dogs have helped many people locate their lost pets. They are critical in finding a Direction of Travel (DOT) and evidence. I use dogs from shelters for my work as a Pet Detective and they are the best!