K9 Handler Gives Away Dog To Animal Shelter

K9 Handler Gives Away Dog To Animal Shelter

A Jackson (MS) police officer has been demoted after dropping his K-9 off at a local animal shelter. Officer Carl Ellis was the handler for Ringo (above), a K9 who retired from the force in October. After his retirement, Ringo was surrendered to a local animal...
Abandoned Pit Bull Is Now a K9 Officer In Indiana

Abandoned Pit Bull Is Now a K9 Officer In Indiana

Photo Courtesy: Go Fund Me Kennard, a small town in Indiana has a population of about 400 people. Normally, a town that size could never afford a K9 but thanks to a generous donation, the Kennard Police Department now has its own police K9 to fight the opioid crisis...
Woman To Receive $520,000 After Attack By Police Dog

Woman To Receive $520,000 After Attack By Police Dog

The City of St. Paul (MN) reached a tentative agreement to pay a settlement of $520,000 to a woman wrongfully attacked by a St. Paul K-9 last year. Last September, Desiree Collins was taking out trash to a dumpster when a police dog, which was following the trail of a...
Abandoned Dog Tied To a Tree Made An Honorary K9 Officer

Abandoned Dog Tied To a Tree Made An Honorary K9 Officer

A scared, abandoned dog that was found tied to a tree was made an honorary K9 by the Solano (CA) County Sheriff’s Office. The dog was found by animal control officers Sunday night at an undisclosed location. Deputies say the dog was scared and cold when she was found....