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Police dog follows blood trail to find Haverhill stabbing suspects

A police dog followed a trail of blood through a Haverhill neighborhood Tuesday night, leading police to two male suspects in a stabbing, State Police said. The two suspects were seen running from the area of High and Temple streets… Read More »

Drug Sniffing Dog Discovers 125 Pounds of Marijuana During OKC Traffic Stop

OKLAHOMA CITY – An Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Department police dog was involved in his third major drug bust of the year this past Monday. “Thor” is a canine officer who detected what led to 125 pounds of pot during a… Read More »

Idaho Fish and Game uses K-9 unit to catch poachers

If you are thinking of poaching a few extra fish at Henry’s Lake, in eastern Idaho just outside Yellowstone National Park, you might want to look around for the pretty black Labrador with the sharp nose. If you flock shoot… Read More »

Cedar Falls Marine, dog probe for bombs, protect troops

CEDAR FALLS | A U.S. Marine from Cedar Falls and his four-legged buddy are making the way safer for their comrades in Afghanistan. Taylor Cross, 21, a Marine corporal and a 2012 graduate of Cedar Falls High School, is the… Read More »

Experts: Cadaver dogs 95 percent accurate, can smell remains 15 feet underground

MEXICO, N.Y. — A well-trained cadaver dog almost never gets it wrong, according to experts. If the dog has the proper training in picking up the full range of scents of human decomposition, his accuracy rate is about 95 percent,… Read More »

Two new dogs join Gilbert Police Department’s K-9 Unit

GILBERT, Ariz. — Two new dogs are joining the Gilbert Police Department, bringing their crime-fighting skills and police bloodline in to replace a pair of retiring canines. Lenz and Bono arrived from training in Holland approximately a month ago, according… Read More »

MHP introduces first-ever K-9 narcotic units

HELENA — At a public event in Billings July 24, Montana Attorney General Tim Fox and leaders from the Highway Patrol introduced the new K-9 narcotic units that recently entered service across the state. “The Highway Patrol’s first-ever K-9 units… Read More »

Alton K-9 unit makes heroin bust

ALTON — Two people were arrested for heroin possession following a traffic stop in Alton last week. Mal E. Smith, 47, of St. Louis, and Rhonda L. Moore-Koontz, 53, of Alton, were arrested on July 19 and charged with felony… Read More »

Customs: K-9 Sniffs out Cocaine Smuggler at JFK Airport

On July 15, Elkan Barak Durham, a U.S. citizen, was arrested by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers for trying to smuggle cocaine into the United States, officials said. Durham was apprehended at John F. Kennedy International Airport after being… Read More »

American Humane Association and Military Dogs Take Capitol Hill to Spotlight Importance of Bringing Home all our Four-Footed Veterans

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 23, 2014 – American Humane Association and three military hero dog teams it helped reunite took to Capitol Hill today to make an urgent case to the nation, members of the national media, and the general public for… Read More »