'She survived the Nazis, let's find her'

'She survived the Nazis, let's find her'

Israel Dog Unit seeks volunteers to find 92 yr-old Holocaust survivor gone missing since last Sunday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/10/2020, 8:11 AM
Israel Dog Unit sees missing persons increase during coronavirus crisis

Israel Dog Unit sees missing persons increase during coronavirus crisis

IDU Commander: 'We're stepping up training, readying more rescue teams, as well as continuing searching for missing people.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2020, 5:54 PM
Israel Dog Unit continues missing person search despite coronavirus crisis

Israel Dog Unit continues missing person search despite coronavirus crisis

Search crews continue to spearhead search for 24 year old Asaf Brooke, who went missing on March 11; Search today focused on open areas.Mordechai Sones, 4/7/2020, 7:23 PM
COVID-19 carrying dog-handler volunteers to train dog to diagnose, test coronavirus

COVID-19 carrying dog-handler volunteers to train dog to diagnose, test coronavirus

Dog-handler presently quarantined volunteers to test and train personal weapons-sniffing service canine to detect scent of coronavirus.Mordechai Sones, 3/31/2020, 9:06 PM
Day 18 in search for Meshulam Zusha Brandwein in Judean Desert

Day 18 in search for Meshulam Zusha Brandwein in Judean Desert

Breakthrough find of Zusha's shirt, pants, belt, parts of his guitar. Family suspects Zusha kidnapped or killed by Arabs who last saw him.Mordechai Sones, 3/23/2020, 5:15 PM
Israel Dog Unit continues high-risk searches as new volunteers arrive from abroad

Israel Dog Unit continues high-risk searches as new volunteers arrive from abroad

IDU continues operations responding to life-threatening emergencies and rapid deployment preparations to meet coronavirus challenges.Mordechai Sones, 3/19/2020, 11:23 AM
Israel Dog Unit Commander urges Diaspora Jews to make Aliyah in special Purim message

Israel Dog Unit Commander urges Diaspora Jews to make Aliyah in special Purim message

Israel Dog Unit Commander Yekutiel Ben Yakov urges all Jews to come home to Israel now.Mordechai Sones, 3/10/2020, 9:39 PM
Elite units trainer to supplement Israel Dog Unit

Elite units trainer to supplement Israel Dog Unit

Guerrilla warfare expert specializing in IDF special units Nadav Yair trains Israel Dog Unit for advanced search-and-rescue.Shimon Cohen, 2/27/2020, 9:49 AM
Missing man meets dog that saved his life

Missing man meets dog that saved his life

Daniel Branson, found unconscious and nearly dead last year finally fulfills dream to meet and thank Eishela - dog that found him and IDU.Mordechai Sones, 12/3/2019, 6:32 PM
Joint IDU-IDF exercise in wake of Gaza rocket attacks on Israel

Joint IDU-IDF exercise in wake of Gaza rocket attacks on Israel

Exercise simulates finding victims trapped under collapsed buildings as result of direct missile attack from Syria.Mordechai Sones, 11/5/2019, 12:20 AM
Dogs in pursuit of agricultural terror

Dogs in pursuit of agricultural terror

Israeli K-9 unit being trained to assist forces in preventing agricultural crime and terrorism in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2019, 5:51 PM
Israel Dog Unit issues call for volunteers to find missing man

Israel Dog Unit issues call for volunteers to find missing man

Moshe, father of five; missing since Lag b'Omer.Mordechai Sones, 6/13/2019, 2:11 PM
Search for missing man whose house burned down

Search for missing man whose house burned down

Resident of Mevo Modiim who has been missing for over a week loses house to fire during search.Shimon Cohen, 5/27/2019, 6:19 PM
Sad ending of five-day search by Israel Dog Unit

Sad ending of five-day search by Israel Dog Unit

IDU Commander issues call for volunteers but unfortunately locate missing man too late.Mordechai Sones, 5/21/2019, 8:08 PM
Dog Unit locates terror decoy after 4km pursuit in rough terrain

Dog Unit locates terror decoy after 4km pursuit in rough terrain

Terrorists beware, Sneakers and Micha are hot on your trail.Mordechai Sones, 2/18/2019, 4:08 PM
Was Ansbacher only missing person murdered by Arab terrorists?

Was Ansbacher only missing person murdered by Arab terrorists?

Joint exercise between Israel Dog Unit, Afula police, and United Hatzalah simulates missing person incident evolving into terror attack.Mordechai Sones, 2/14/2019, 10:22 AM
Woman laid to rest after being missing six months

Woman laid to rest after being missing six months

For six months no one knew what happened to the late Tarak Tayik, who was laid to rest 200 meters from where she was found.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2018, 1:02 PM
Guard dogs deployed in Gush Etzion after Fuld murder

Guard dogs deployed in Gush Etzion after Fuld murder

Efrat residents, supporters to spend Yom Kippur guarding agricultural land after Fuld murder.Mordechai Sones, 9/18/2018, 4:12 PM
IDU recovers bones of missing person, second person found alive

IDU recovers bones of missing person, second person found alive

Forcing way through thorny terrain, disregarding dense brush, IDU discovers body parts believed to belong to woman missing since May.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2018, 6:54 PM
Missing 27-year-old-woman found alive in deserted building

Missing 27-year-old-woman found alive in deserted building

Woman reported missing since Thursday rescued early this morning from abandoned Netanya building by Israel Dog Unit.Mordechai Sones, 9/9/2018, 8:39 AM
Watch: Israel Dog Unit trains for major rescue missions

Watch: Israel Dog Unit trains for major rescue missions

'Scientists predict major seismic event every 90 years, it's now been 91 years. Earthquake or missile attack would kill, trap thousands.'Mordechai Sones, 7/5/2018, 3:00 PM
Israel Dog Unit festive ceremony marks 18th anniversary

Israel Dog Unit festive ceremony marks 18th anniversary

Deputy Defense Minister: 'The Unit is a shining symbol of volunteering for community and for people throughout country.'Mordechai Sones, 6/13/2018, 1:33 PM
Israel Dog Unit finds missing man unconscious in Ashkelon

Israel Dog Unit finds missing man unconscious in Ashkelon

Search succeeds for missing Ashkelon man amid sirens and booms from intercepted rockets; attempted suicide recovers in ICU.Mordechai Sones, 5/31/2018, 4:56 PM
Dog Unit patrols Ramat Eshkol to stop Shabbat burglaries

Dog Unit patrols Ramat Eshkol to stop Shabbat burglaries

Volunteers with 6 dogs quartered in neighborhood patrol Friday night, Shabbat day; Burglaries reported stopped.Mordechai Sones, 4/29/2018, 4:19 PM
'Avraham was completely dehydrated'

'Avraham was completely dehydrated'

Avraham Mabert, 83, left house and disappeared for three days; Israel Dog Unit volunteers find him dehydrated after thorough search.Mordechai Sones, 4/8/2018, 7:25 PM
Missing 64-year-old woman found dead

Missing 64-year-old woman found dead

Amilia ben Yehuda, missing three days, found dead.Mordechai Sones, 4/1/2018, 7:03 PM
Dog Unit volunteer saves Beit Shemesh man's life

Dog Unit volunteer saves Beit Shemesh man's life

Exhausted, fasting volunteers forego rest, food, holiday celebration to search for man given up for dead, but who now recovers in hospital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2018, 2:55 PM
Israel Dog Unit dispatches dog patrols to Ariel Junction

Israel Dog Unit dispatches dog patrols to Ariel Junction

Patrols extend to Gush Etzion Junction and Tapuach Junction, scenes of repeated attacks in recent months.Mordechai Sones, 2/8/2018, 12:43 PM
Shomron Council plans to beef up security with dogs

Shomron Council plans to beef up security with dogs

'I've seen real life-saving activities here, using means that aren't even available in the IDF.'Mordechai Sones, 12/24/2017, 1:08 PM
Watch: Israel Dog Unit integrates thermal camera on drone

Watch: Israel Dog Unit integrates thermal camera on drone

'A thermal imaging camera on a drone, combined with a well-trained service dog, makes an unbeatable combination in the war against terror.'Mordechai Sones, 12/17/2017, 2:08 PM
Israel Canine Unit partners with United Hatzalah after attack

Israel Canine Unit partners with United Hatzalah after attack

Massive increase in guard dog requests after family slaughtered at home; IDU conference at Hatzalah Jerusalem HQ to accommodate all needs.Mordechai Sones, 7/26/2017, 2:53 PM
Israel Canine Unit urges guard dogs in wake of Neve Tzuf attack

Israel Canine Unit urges guard dogs in wake of Neve Tzuf attack

Demonstration and training session today in Efrat; 'Patrol dogs detect suspicious movement before terrorist sneaks through security fence.'Mordechai Sones, 7/23/2017, 10:15 AM
Israel Dog Unit essential in search for drowned man in Kinneret

Israel Dog Unit essential in search for drowned man in Kinneret

Dogs floated on rafts aided divers and navy sonar, ultimately detected body.Mordechai Sones, 6/20/2017, 4:37 PM
Netanyahu told to teach dog to stop biting Jews

Netanyahu told to teach dog to stop biting Jews

After PM's dog Kaiya bites 4 Jews, terror victim organization urges him to have Israel Dog Unit train her to bite Arab terrorists instead.Ari Yashar, 3/16/2016, 7:44 AM