03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

NYPD Dogs Help Haiti: Canine Unit Will Join Rescue Effort

People all across the world are pitching in to help Haiti in its time of need, and the NYPD is no different.

Canine handler Scott Mateyaschuk and his dog Aragon are headed to the island nation to help in the search and recovery of effort. Watch Mateyaschuk describe the mission below, and meet one of the adorable four-legged rescuers: