On September 11th, the AKC awarded the first titles for Search and Rescue to responders from 9/11. The titles are now available to anyone who is FEMA or SUSAR Type I or Type II certified and registered with the AKC.

The ability to provide titles for these amazing and talented dogs will continue to help advance the breeding of successful and healthy detection dogs right here in the United States.

To receive your title, simply complete the application. Read the AKC’s press release to learn more about first titles awarded and the special dogs that received them.