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Beastie Bonds

Loyalty is a Two-Way Street

Apr 30, 2023

In this episode, AJ and Jasmine discuss search and rescue (SAR) dogs, and guest Dr. Wendy McIlroy, a retired veterinarian and instructor with the professional association of diving instructors (PADI), who is also an evaluator for the Search and Rescue Dogs of the United States (SARDUS) K-9 team shares some of her experiences with animals including training and partnering with her search and rescue dogs.

 Special thanks to guest Wendy McIlroy & check out Jenner’s Run, the facility where AJ played the “hider” for Wendy’s dog Aidan and Peter’s dog, Luna!

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Sources for this episode include:

LA Times article about the 2018 Montecito mudslide

Golden Dale Sentinel article about training  search and rescue dogs

More about Wendy McIlroy!


Beastie Bonds Theme:

King James by Ghost Beatz, Royalty-free Library

Episode Theme Music includes:

Vision, by DeHartmann. Royalty-free Library

Cool, by EILOH. Royalty-free Library