Some of the shelters the humane society uses most frequently are well-known for bringing in animals from disaster areas across the nation … a demonstration by Sterling Police Department’s K-9 unit at 2 p.m., and a raffle to raise funds for the shelter. Link.

Police Department’s K9 Apollo. K9s play a unique role in law enforcement. They can be used on patrol, SWAT units, narcotics and bomb units—to search for missing persons … reports that “Lt. Dan”, a rescue dog from Dayton Paw Patrol, was diagnosed … Link.

UNION TOWNSHIP, N.J. — A fire department said goodbye to an eight-year veteran of their K-9 unit. NJ.com reported that search-and-rescue dog Timmy, 11, was diagnosed with throat cancer and was put down Sunday, according to Pattenburg Volunteer Fire Company. Link.