Activities

Curso Primeros Auxilios Veterinarios
Course on First Aid for Dogs

On April 1st 2010, Larraitz Sorrón, veterinary and member of the G.P.S.E., gave a course on “basic canine care” at the premises of the G.P.S.E. in Elorrio.

Encuentros_Europeos_Voluntariado_Proteccion_Civil
European Meeting of Civil Defence and Emergency Volunteers

The G.P.S.E. participated in the “European Meeting of Civil Defence and Emergency Volunteers” at the Euskalduna Palace in Bilbao on November 14th and 15th, 2009. (more…)

seminaire
Training with Patrice Foucault

Patrice Foucault gave a training session during the week-end July 11th-12th. Patrice Foucaut is an acknowledged personality in Ring and Mondioring contexts and has been Ring champion of France with his dog Top Gun several times.

BRH
Mission-readiness test organised by the BRH (Bundesverband Rettungshunde) in Hannover (Germany)

Mission-readiness test organised by the BRH (Bundesverband Rettungshunde) in Hannover (Germany) on May 29th, 30th and 31st.Two members of the G.P.S.E. attended the event as observers in order to learn about BRH testing standards.

P.H. IRO Wangen, Suiza 2009
IRO Testing Event in Wangen-an-der-Aare (Switzerland)

Four teams took part in the IRO Testing Event in Wangen-an-der-Aare (Switzerland).

Túneles de Kanpazar
Training sessions in the tunnels of the quarry of Kanpanzar

We had the opportunity to work during several days inside the tunnels that are being made in the mountain.

Luz Ardiden 2009
Training sessions with avalanche victims

During the week-end March 13th-15th we travelled to the village of Viscos, in the French Pyrenees with the aim of working and preparing the teams in avalanche rescue.

huhezi
Recording a programme about the G.P.S.E.

Students from the Faculty of Human and Educational Sciences at the University of Mondragon recorded a programme about the Basque Search and Rescue Dog Group.
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Ayuntamiento Zornotza
Emergency drills in the rubble produced by the demolition of the Town Hall in Zornotza

On December 7th, we carried out an emergency exercise among the rubble produced by the demolition of the Town Hall of Zornotza. Three victims previously hidden were found by G.P.S.E. teams. The demolition had been carried out by Construcciones Sukia.

P.H. BAG Winnenden, Alemania
BAG Mission-readiness Test in Winnenden (Germany)

Five teams participated in the Mission-readiness Test organised by the BAG in Winnenden (Germany) on October 24th and 25th.