Service animals are an on-going reality of travel today, be it a Police K9, TSA service dog or passenger travel companion. SAT meets the need with a new service animal relief area in each terminal’s concourse, near the gates. Prior to the in-terminal … Link.
Indio Police are mourning the loss of a fallen k9 police service dog Zeus. Indio police say that Zeus died on Saturday from an aggressive form of cancer. Zeus had worked alongside his handler, Officer Austin Studer, since September of 2012, and both were … Link.
I’ve got three dogs myself – I can’t wrap my head around what has happened, no one else either.” Beside the service SCSO is looking into a different memorial for all the K9 officers who have died in the county to be placed near the fallen officers … Link.
Stephens County deputy fired after K9 officer died while in his care https://t.co/akhm69M9wh pic.twitter.com/XgqgSroMZA — KFOR (@kfor) August 25, 2016 The final task of Bak the police dog was aiding his handler during a traffic stop. It was the evening … Link.
As Waupun Police Chief Dale Heeringa considers the possibility of Yako’s performance starting to decline as well as the health issues that may arise in an aging dog, the department has taken the initiative to start fundraising for the K9 program. Link.
K9 Cort, a certified narcotics detection canine as well as a patrol trafficking dog, will receive a bullet and stab protective vest, according to an Erie County Sheriff’s Office news release. Funds for the vest, which usually value between $1,795 – $2,234 … Link.
Kelontre Barefield — who shot and killed Canton K9 Officer Jethro in January during an attempted burglary — will spend the next 45 years behind bars, 34 of which concern the death of the dog. While each killing of a K9 officer is an indisputably … Link.
“You can have your worst day and, when you go out with your dog, you’re better,” she remarked. Perry’s biggest hug, other than the one he gave to Rex, was reserved fkr Kristen Maurer, Mission K9 Rescue president. Her nonprofit organization, based in her … Link.
Dogs are known for following their noses, a skill that can honed in a competitive sport in which the animals can be tested on their ability to locate toys and treats. The Naperville Area Humane Society enlisted Narnia Pet Behavior and Training to show dog … Link.
The DOC also is examining the purchase of extreme weather alarm equipment for K9 vehicles. On July 7, 2016, Totti, a member of the Drug Interdiction Unit team, was left unattended in a hot vehicle for three hours. The two-year-old dog was unconscious but … Link.