Dog Stories

The Explosives Detection Dog Who Has a Soft Spot…

Deputy Sheriff Michael Klinger is a 20-year veteran of the Dauphin County, PA police. His partner, Tika, is an explosives detection dog. Deputy Klinger...
Dr. Sarah Wooten Dr. Sarah Wooten
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A Winter Wonderland for Special Needs Foster Dogs!

Happy holidays! To get you in the Christmas spirit, we’d like to share the story of Wicket and Lumen, two special needs pups who...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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This Deaf Therapy Dog is a True Hear-O: The…

  Meet Karl! Karl is a canine member of Companions for Courage, an organization in Central Florida that provides therapy dogs to assist children...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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Taking Matters Into His Own Paws! Deputy Franklin &…

Deputy Franklin and K9 Behr have been a team since October 2013, and Behr is certified in Narcotics and Patrol. Recipients of many commendations,...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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From 2 Words to 200: How A Dog Transformed…

As told by Tupper’s mom, Nancy “Since Tupper was born, he had problems falling asleep and staying asleep, and I was a zombie for...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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Officer Smith & K9 Hasj: “I Trust Him More…

  Officer Michelle Smith & Hasj, Barstow, Florida Police Department As told by Officer Smith “There was a guy who was wanted for armed...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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Lock Him Up! The K9 Who Steals His Partner’s…

  Officer David Howells has served with the Allentown Police for over ten years and is a 2014 Award of Valor Honoree. His partner...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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They Tried to Sell Him For Drug Money—Now He…

As told by Chad’s mom, Chrissy “It was the week before Thanksgiving 2012 when my daughter excitedly called me to tell me about Brewsky,...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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K9 Spotlight: Officer Wilkie & K9 Diamond

As told by Officer Wilkie “I’m a certified reserve officer in the state of South Carolina. My K9’s name is Diamond, as in the...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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Korky: The “Unadoptable” Dog Who Found His True Calling

As told by Korky’s handler, Deborah “Korky had an amazingly difficult journey to get from where he was to where he is now. At...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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K9 Spotlight: Lt. Roca & K9 Canto

As told by Lieutenant Roca K9s are a good vehicle for public relations. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been on the...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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K9 Spotlight: Corporal Meik & K9 Zeke

In this week’s K9 Spotlight, Harrisburg PA’s Corporal Tyron Meik shares the harrowing and incredible story of how his partner Zeke was shot in...
Melissa Mazzeo Melissa Mazzeo
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