Bay Area Recovery K-9s (B.A.R.K.) is a team comprised of a group of volunteers, with specially trained dogs, dedicated to assisting in the search for missing persons, living or deceased. B.A.R.K. is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to respond to local, State, and Federal law enforcement. Our organization has over 30 years of search and rescue experience and our operational dogs have 15 finds. Our handlers are not paid for their work, or for the training and support of their dogs. There is no charge for their services. B.A.R.K. is a non-profit organization whose members incur all expenses associated with training and operations.