(WBAY) – The Green Bay Police Department announced one of its K9 officers died. The department said on its Facebook page the police dog named Cops died after several months dealing with medical issues. The Facebook post says, “It is never easy to say … Link.
Dogs are often the first line of defense in war, and in law enforcement. That has not gone unnoticed by a retired Navy SEAL whose mission is to help protect these canine protectors. His efforts are helping one of our local K9 officers and his handler. Link.
The total cost of the new animal is expected to be around $10,000, Woodruff said, and the dog will be purchased from a K9 training outfit in Alabama. The goodwill gesture comes as the two law enforcement agencies are working together more often … Link.
The Shelton Police Department K-9 Unit extends their gratitude to the Vested Interest in K9’s Inc. and Miles for their assistance in providing K-9 Stryker with his bullet proof vest. The program is open to dogs actively employed in the U.S. with law … Link.
Fayette County deputies seized about 50 pounds of marijuana Friday with the aid of their prolific police dog Lobos, which has led to millions in drug seizures in recent years. Lobos’ handler Fayette County sheriff’s Sgt. Randy Thumann conducted a … Link.
MADISON (WKOW) — The dogs at Camp K9 in Madison enjoyed the weather Tuesday and participated in the dog Olympics. From events like the hula hoop jumps, track and field, and pool diving, the dog enjoyed them all. Dodge County sheriff’s deputies arrest man … Link.
The man then allegedly began fighting with Morelli, including biting his hand. “During the course of the fight, the dog was deployed,” she said. “A woman exited a nearby home and began striking the dog and officer with an object,” (stick). Link.
The program is open to dogs actively employed in the U.S. with law enforcement or related agencies who are certified and at least 20 months of age. The donation to provide one protective vest for a law enforcement K9 is $1,050. Each vest has a value … Link.
De Pere, WI — The De Pere Police Department is asking for your help. They’re currently fundraising for a new K9 unit. The dog’s handler heads out for training in 3 weeks. He’ll bring back a four-legged resource for the department and your community. Link.
To date, the group has provided more than 2,000 protective vests to law enforcement dogs. Stryker’s vest will be custom made in the USA by Armor Express of Central Lake, MI, the company that make all the vests for Vested Interest in K9s. K9 vests made by … Link.