LOCAL FLAVOUR: Misty and Charlie

By K.S. Brooks / Silverado Express Newspaper

Misty Wegner and Charlie Aebi love on one of their amazing SAR canines. Photo by K.S. Brooks

I’ve said for years that the two best icebreakers are dogs and cars — total strangers have come up to me to talk about both. So it was no surprise to me that Misty Wegner and Charlie Aebi met because of dogs.

Both Misty and Charlie have worked in K9 Search and Rescue (SAR), in completely different states, but both ended up in Chewelah…