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On Wed, Dec 11, 2013 at 5:40 PM, DRK <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

  In the below report there is the line:
"It was decided that the victim would go first since she was carrying all of her normal avalanche gear."

  Yikes.  Maybe an airbag for poodles would help.  Would PETA fund the development?

  - Randy 

 Joshua wrote:
Sounds like their was some questionable decision making, but airbag + a 
quick rescue prevents a fatality in this one:

http://utahavalanchecenter.org/avalanches/18960

Still was buried even with the airbag, but it sounds like the airbag 
kept her much closer to the surface which greatly expedited the rescue.


Be safe out there.


-Josh
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