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Sharolyn joined CLSAR in 2003 and currently serves as CLSAR's Treasurer. K-9 Levia arrived in 2014 as a donation. She is a Rhodesian Ridgeback certified in Advanced Mantracking as well as Land and Water HRD.
Sharolyn is a graduate of the National Inland Search and Rescue Planning School, NASAR SAR Tech II certified, Type III Incident Command, and is a certified MN Emergency Manager. In her free time she instructor/Examiner for AERIE (Alliance of Emergency Response Instructors and Examiners), as well as a K-9 Evaluator for NSSDN, the Northern States Search Dog Network. She is an instructor for Search Management, K-9 SAR, First Aid / CPR, and Pet First Aid/CPR.
Ariel served for many years to help find missing people, and was awarded the MN Veterinary Medical Association's Professional Animal of the Year for 2013. Ari was lost to us in 2014. Gus, a mixed breed, was lost in January 2011. Gus responded to many searches during his time as a SAR dog. Jael was lost in November, 2017 due to an injury sustained during a search. She had a confirmed find on one of her last searches. Sharolyn had to make the difficult decision to retire Rafah after learning he had physical issues that prevented him from continuing in SAR.