PATRICK BERRY: Air Scent
Patrick entered the Search and Rescue community in 2006 and is currently an operational member of DOGS East Search and Rescue which is located in Virginia. With his first canine, a Boxer named Jenny, he has responded to many searches throughout the commonwealth and surrounding region, and he is now training his second canine, a Golden Retriever named Sadiq. Patrick's canine expertise is in Wilderness Air Scent and Disaster. Over the past 10 years, Patrick has also helped maintain the state standards on Wilderness Air Scent as a participant in the Virginia Search and Rescue Council (VASARCO) and member of the Wilderness Air Scent Committee the VASARCO sponsors. Patrick has been an instructor with Old Dominion for the past four years.