Chad started with the team in December of 2016. He has earned his SARTech II certification from NASAR (National Association for Search and Rescue), and has training in First Aid/AED/CPR, K9 First Aid, Map/Compass/GPS, Crime Scene Preservation, Scent theory, and Search strategy. He has also certified with his first K9, Leaf, in Live Area Search.
Leaf, (B’Leaf at WildRose, CGC), is a 2017 model Belgian Tervuren. She is currently certified in Live Area Search thru NASAR and is now working toward her Human Remains Detection certification. She received her Canine Good Citizen in September of 2019. Leaf enjoys doing acrobatics while catching Frisbees doing Mach 1.