A brand new class of explosive-sniffing canines received became part of the State Patrol on Friday. The K9 Patrol Unit added nine new dogs to it’s ranks. The dogs recently graduated from explosives detection school. Some of the dogs and their handlers just … Link.

Nine new dogs graduated to become bomb-sniffing K9 officers for the Washington State Patrol in a ceremony today. They completed 400 hours of training to detect explosive scents. “It’s always very proud,” said Trooper Matt Chatterton, who works with a 1 ½ … 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. New K9 graduates, as well as K9s with expired vests, are eligible to participate. The donation to provide … Link.

In a Facebook post, Piper’s owner Brian Edwards explained that the jump was part of a charity event with Spike’s K9 Fund, who had donated an aerial … Piper was called the “coolest dog ever” after a photo of him wearing goggles in front of … Link.

Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) CLINTON, Iowa (KWQC) – Clinton, Iowa lost its most experienced and … Link.

Police dogs on patrol in Pottstown have been provided with some extra protection. Vested Interest in K9s Inc., a Massachusetts-based nonprofit, has donated bullet- and stab-protective vests to the police department’s three K9 officers — Kato, Jak and Taz. Link.