Category Archives: Police Dogs In Action

Police Dog Suffers Stab Wound After Being Attacked

A police dog is being treated for a stab wound after being attacked in Hanley yesterday (1st July). Staffordshire Police confirmed that officers were called to a report of a man armed with a knife on Town Road, Hanley at around 2.15pm. The dog, PD ‘Audi’ (pictured) received a stab wound to the head as officers tried to detain the

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Injured Police Dog Felix Takes To A Water Treadmill As Part Of His Road To Recovery

A police search dog who was left bed-bound after a severe leg injury is on the road to recovery – after a work-out on a water treadmill. PD Felix is best known for sniffing out drugs, cash and weapons as a specialist search dog with Northumbria Police’s Dog Section. He is a valuable asset in locating evidence and helping to

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Police Dog Who Went Viral For Balancing Food On His Nose, Retires From The Force

A police dog who went viral after balancing food on his nose is retiring from the Force after a decade of keeping the public safe. PD Krush was an international star after a video of him balancing six Mini Cheddars on his nose was viewed by quarter-of-a-million people last November. In the video, the Dutch Herder sits calmly as handler

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New Fund To Care For Retired Canine Crime-Fighters

Years spent chasing criminals and searching for explosive devices can lead to police dogs experiencing painful and costly medical conditions in retirement. Now a new charity is being launched to support dogs who have completed their service with British Transport Police (BTP). The Railway Dogs Benevolent Fund will help to pay for ongoing medical care so canine crime fighters can

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Police Dog Has Titanium Tooth Fitted After Male Broke His Jaw With A Metal Pole

A thug who sunk his teeth into the ear of a police dog has admitted breaking its jaw with a metal pole. Jamie O’Neill had already assaulted his former partner at an address in Kilwinning on March 26. After assaulting his partner, the violent thug then threw a brick through the window of a neighbours property, without giving any consideration

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9-Year-Old Boy Raises $136,000 To Buy Bulletproof Vests For Police Dogs

Brady Snakovsky, 9, has managed to equip dozens of police dogs across the U.S. to help save them from “bad people”. In 2017, Brady’s goal was to donate a ballistic vest to one police dog but then he aimed to equip nine dogs with the life-saving armour by his ninth birthday. However, by November last year (2018), the thoughtful &

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Staffordshire Police Will Soon Be Hearing The Patter Of Tiny Furry Feet

Staffordshire Police’s dog section has entered into an agreement with one of Europe’s top breeders of working dogs, (*K9 Core’s breed line, Hundencraft) to supply the force with two German Shepherd Dog (GSD) puppies to be trained as police dogs. A spokesperson for Staffordshire Police confirmed: “We intend to follow their progress from birth up to the end of their

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WATCH: Puppy Recruit PD ‘Dino’ Learning How To Track

DEVON And Cornwall Police (Puppy Development Program) has shared some great footage of a police dog puppy, PD ‘Dino’, in training. In the short video, PD Dino can be seen to eagerly lead his trainer on a track across an enclosed area, with his nose locked firmly to the ground. With this tail wagging away, hardly anything distracts his attempt

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WATCH PD ‘Eva’ & Her Human Colleagues Attempt The Police Dog ‘Push Up Challenge’

There is a new craze sweeping the social media accounts of police forces around the world and it involves police officers (BEFORE THEY START THEIR SHIFTS) trying out a bit of physical training with their four-legged-companions. In the video below, officers from Surrey Police can be seen giving the challenge a valiant attempt. The post shared on the Reigate &

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Police Dog Who Caught A Burglar On His First Shift Sadly Passes Away

A dog handler has paid tribute to his retired K9 after the crime-fighting pooch sadly passed away this week – more than 15 years after the pair met. PD Buster was just eight-weeks-old when he was taken on by dog handler Dave Heywood as Northumbria Police’s newest intake of pups in 2004. The German Shepherd was the only one out

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