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K-9 Thor Memorial T-Shirt to Benefit Wethersfield, CT Police K9 Unit

WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) – Police K-9 Thor died in late November from injuries he got chasing a kidnapping suspect through a wooded area. The German Shepard had been serving his community alongside Wethersfield Officer Nuno Martins for two years. 209 more words


The rookie officer, as it was reported, only looked at Smith’s overly-exercised body and said “What’s up,” which caught Smith off guard.

Anyone who has had any experience working for a police force for more than a few days knows, without a shadow of a doubt, that K-9 Officers are the coolest people available.

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Retired Sacramento Police K9 Hutch Passes Away

SACRAMENTO — The Sacramento police lost another member of their K9 family on Tuesday.

Retired K9 Hutch said his final goodbyes to his partner and family who had been by his side for more than a decade. 81 more words

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Why dogs' noses out-sniff the most advanced bomb detectors

In 2010, after spending six years and $19 billion on research to develop better bomb detecting technology, Pentagon officials admitted that dogs’ noses were still superior to their most sophisticated technology. 693 more words


Missing boy found by K9 Lobos in tree surrounded by donkeys

FAYETTE COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) — K9 Lobos came to the rescue of a missing boy in Fayette County, Friday morning.

Around 7:17 a.m., a 911 call to the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office reporting a boy missing from his house in the Rutersville area on State Highway 159, just northeast of La Grange. 136 more words


Suspect arrested in incident that led to Wethersfield K9 death

WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) — Police have arrested the man who they say K9 Thor was chasing when he was injured and died.

Last week, police were called to a motel for a report of a woman being held against her will by her boyfriend, whom she had a protective order against. 140 more words