EMA receives free search-and-rescue dog

Ali Hemyari Press

Sunday, January 21, 2018 By JOHN I. CARNEY ~ jcarney@t-g.com Duke, a 3-year-old German Shepherd, has been donated to Bedford County Emergency Management Agency as a search-and-rescue K-9. Front row, from left: Josh Taylor of BCEMA, who will be the …

New K-9 to work with Monterey police

Ali Hemyari Press

Monterey Police Officer Jeremy Beard takes new K-9 Officer Fanta around a car during a training exercise on Wednesday. The town of Monterey will soon have another new officer on the job. K-9 Officer Fanta, a four-year-old German Shepherd, has …

Kelly Clarkson helps shelter dog become specially trained therapy dog

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Brady: Image courtesy Spring Hill Homepage Thanks to Kelly Clarkson, patients at one Alzheimer’s care center in Tennessee will soon be getting a very special new therapist. According to Spring Hill, Tennessee’s hyperlocal website SpringHillHomepage, Clarkson has joined forces with dog training …