Oregon Field Guide

Avalanche Dogs

Clip: Season 33 Episode 1 | 9m 3s | Video has closed captioning.

Anyone who's been to a ski resort, knows that the folks in red jackets are looking out for your safety. At Mount Bachelor, there's a special unit dedicated just to avalanche rescue--and the training starts young! Bachelor has its own avalanche dog program that trains canines to find buried skiers and snowboarders.

Aired: 10/14/21

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

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