Rescue Tie Video Tutorials

Rescue Ties

UF VETS uses primarily the ties shown here in responses and training for Animal Technical Rescue. These ties are inherently tight and do not require safety knots. The tutorial videos below may be helpful for students preparing for our operations level trainings, as these ties will be frequently used throughout the exercises.

ties for Animal Technical Rescue

Figure 8

The figure 8 serves as a stopper knot, and the foundation for the family of 8s.

Ties for Animal Technical Rescue


Used to create a mid-line attachment point, good for multi-directional pulls.