Region 3 K9 is a search and rescue team that operates under Marys Peak Search and Rescue in Benton County, Oregon. We are a regional team made up of handlers from Benton, Polk, Marion, Lincoln and Linn counties. R3K9 holds K9 teams to the highest of standards and requires handlers to become state SAR certified before testing for certification as a K9 team. We require all dogs to acquire a certification before deploying in the field,