Many congratulations to James Rudman and Labrador Jake for passing gruelling national assessments in Snowdonia to become a qualified Search and Rescue Dog Team
James and Jake are the third operational search dog team for Staffordshire joining colleague handler Dave and collie 'Red' and handler Rob and collie 'Penny' as fully operational air-scenting dog teams.
While waiting for their first operational call-out in Staffordshire, or as as part of a nationwide response, handler James and Search Dog Jake are enjoying a well earned rest following this weekends assessments.
Well done and thank you to everyone who supported James along his journey to success. James and Jake have worked extremely hard and this superb achievement is one they both truly deserve.