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A Day in the Life of a Sacramento Police K9

CBS-13 recently did a story on one of our own police K9 teams to demonstrate what the life of a police K9 is like at work and home. Check it out.
http://sacramento.cbslocal.com/2012/09/28/a-day-in-the-life-of-a-police-k9/

Retired K9 Buck Passes Away from Cancer

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It is with a sad heart that we share the news that retired police K9 Buck passed away today at age ten. Buck was diagnosed with a ruptured cancerous spleen tumor (Hemangiosarcoma) on Sunday after some slight swelling was noticed in his abdomen. An ultrasound at the VCAVeterinary Referral Center showed that the cancer had spread through his body. Buck was able to spend his last days with Officer Van Dusen and his family as well as K9s Bodie and Bandit by his side until the end.

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Thank You for Supporting K9 Bodie

 
On behalf of the Sacramento Police Department and the Sacramento Police K9 Association, we would like to thank everyone for their support and contributions during K9 Bodie’s treatment and recovery.

 On Friday, May 18th, 2012, Bodie was shot in the line of duty by a suspect who was attempting to flee from officers.  Bodie spent eight days in the VCA Sacramento Veterinary Referral Center where he received 24 hour care from a team of skilled surgeons and veterinarians who worked around the clock to repair his injured jaw and paw.

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K9 Bodie is Shot on Duty

The Sacramento Police Department is investing the shooting of Police Dog, "Bodie".

On May 18, 2012 at 9:50 a.m., police attempted to stop a stolen vehicle in the area of Broadway and 24th Street. The driver led officers on a high speed chase through several residential neighborhoods, exceeding speeds of 70 mph. Officers soon cancelled the pursuit due to the driver narrowly hitting a group of school-aged children.

Read more: K9 Bodie is Shot on Duty

K9 Assoc. Seeking Raffle Prizes for Annual Fundraiser


The K9 Comedy Night fundraising event this year is being held on Monday, March 26th  and  tickets are already sold out. We are still seeking donations of new merchandise and/or gift certificates for raffle prizes. The raffle is the biggest part of the fundraiser.

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Officer Dahl and K9 Bandit Awarded Silver Medal of Valor

Officer Gary Dahl and K9 Bandit were honored with the Silver Medal at the SPD 2011 Commendation Awards Dinner & Ceremony on Thursday evening. Officer Dahl & K9 Bandit are pictured with Chief Braziel and Deputy Chiefs Somers & Louie.

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2016 WSPCA K9 Trials
Visit  
www.wspca.net for more info.

Aug 5th – Vacaville PD

Sept 9th – South Lake Tahoe PD