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IN Agency Retires K-9 Partner of Slain Officer
“We don’t know how that would go (with another officer). Brev was completely at rest and at ease with that family and he is now residing with them. It seems as though it was a logical fit instead of trying to find another officer that could bond with Brev,” the chief said.
October 6, 2022
Carfax for Police Announces $5,000 Contribution to the United States Police Canine Association Foundation
“As an organization dedicated to delivering solutions and tools that help sworn and civilian law enforcement professionals keep their communities safer and do their jobs efficiently, we are thrilled to kick off fundraising efforts to support retired K-9s,” commented Lt. Michael Ledoux (retired), business development manager at Carfax for Police.
December 2, 2021
Proposed FL Law Would Fund Care for Retired K-9s
A bill put forward by Rep. Sam Killebrew, R-Winter Haven, would require the state of Florida to provide funds for the care of retired K-9s.
October 1, 2021
San Diego Council Member Wants City to Cover Medical Care for Retired K-9s
San Diego Councilmember Chris Cate wants the city’s police dogs to get the same kind of lifelong healthcare benefits that human police officers get.
August 25, 2021
2 Retiring Nebraska K-9s Sent Home to Handlers
After careers full of searching for drugs, suspects and evidence two Lincoln Police service dogs are retiring, and going home with their handlers.
January 5, 2021
Utah K-9 Retires, Receives Giant Steak at Sendoff Ceremony
K-9 Paige with the Hurricane City (UT) Police Department has bid farewell to two-legged colleagues at the department during a sendoff celebration at which she was given a large steak instead of cake.
August 11, 2020
WI Community Raises $18K to Buy K9 Partner for Retired Officer Handler
Pushback from the village's residents was immediate. Petitions started floating around online to keep the pair together -- and a GoFundMe account was created to raise money to hep Patla purchase the dog.
July 8, 2020
Retired California K-9 Dies Peacefully at Home
A retired K-9 with the Indio (CA) Police Department has reportedly died of natural causes at the home of his handler.
April 6, 2020
Video: South Carolina Agency Celebrates Retirement of Beloved K-9
The Goose Creek (SC) Police Department recently honored one of its long-serving K-9s with a retirement ceremony that included serving up a tray of treats for the dog that served the community for nearly seven years.
March 6, 2020
Wisconsin Department Mourns Loss of Retired K-9
Officers with the Germantown (WI) Police Department are mourning the loss of a retired K-9—the second in the agency's history—after its passing over the weekend.
January 28, 2020
Washington K-9 and Handler Retiring Together
A K-9 and his handler are both retiring from the Kennewick (WA) Police Department.
December 19, 2019
Ohio K-9 Retires After 5 Years of Service
The Kent (OH) Police Department announced on social media on Tuesday that a beloved K-9 named Iron has retired from duty after five years of service.
November 14, 2019
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