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Williamson County receives 1st electronics sniffing K-9 in Tenn.

WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Williamson County Sheriff’s Department has the state’s first electronics sniffing dog. Remi is a two-year-old black lab with a unique talent that allows her to smell electronic components. She is adept at detecting cell phones, SD cards and thumb drives. “Her work drive [and] her hunt drive – it…

PHOTOS: Nashville K-9 donates ‘Tango’ to Perry Co. Sheriff’s Office

LINDEN, TN (WSMV) – A local company recently donated the newest, furriest member of the Perry Co. Sheriff’s Office at no expense to local taxpayers. K-9 Tango will soon be assigned to a deputy sheriff and begin several weeks of internal certification training before he takes to the streets. Tango is a German Shepard and…

K-9 OFFICER ‘TANGO’ JOINS PERRY COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

K-9 Officer Tango will soon be on patrol in Perry County, and he didn’t cost taxpayers a dime. The Sheriff’s Office will have one more officer to help take a bite out of crime, thanks to Nashville K-9 who donated Tango and his training—a value of $20,000. Sheriff Nick Weems told the Review, “Tango is…

EMA receives free search-and-rescue dog

Sunday, January 21, 2018 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 dog’s partner; Damon McCook of Nashville K-9, which is donating the animal; Bedford County Mayor Eugene Ray; and Ali Hemyari of…

New K-9 to work with Monterey police

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 been in training with Officer Jeremy Beard. “We got her about three weeks ago,” Beard…

Shelter dog finds home helping Alzheimer’s patients at Nashville center

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Every day is Saturday to a dog, but a blue heeler mix in Nashville is providing a service to seniors one belly scratch at a time. Brady works with Abe’s Garden Alzheimer’s and Memory Care Center of Excellence, thanks to a collaborative effort between the Williamson County Animal Center, Nashville K-9,…