To become a tech expert in finding people trapped in debris, you need a special kind of dog. As a result, Wilmamelville is a national disaster that trains both firefighters and dogs (usually dogs that rescue themselves) to work at the scene of natural disasters, building collapses, and terrorist attacks, such as Ground Zero in New York City. Established the Search Dog Foundation. After 9/11. Correspondent Luke Burbank talks about Melville and her mission.