K9 Pharoah – Connecticut D.O.C.

K9 Pharoah – Connecticut D.O.C.

Died 7/26/17 Handler - Cathy LeMay
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MWD Cena – US Marines – Muskegon, Michigan

MWD Cena – US Marines – Muskegon, Michigan

Died 7/26/17 Handler - Lance Cpl. Jeffrey DeYoung Community turns out for U.S. Marine veteran dog's last ride More than 100 people, 30 Jeeps and about 35 American flags gathered in honor of a four-legged Marine veteran on Wednesday, July 26. The event
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K9 Rico – West Lafayette, Indiana

K9 Rico – West Lafayette, Indiana

Died 7/26/17 Handler - Sergeant Michael Brewer West Lafayette police announce passing of K9 partner ‘Rico’ The West Lafayette Police Department has a heavy heart following the sudden passing of their former K9 partner, “Rico.” The dog unexpectedly had to be euthanized on
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K-9 Garik  – Lex, Kentucky

K-9 Garik – Lex, Kentucky

Died - 7/26/17 Handler - Ofc. Burnette LEX PD K-9 Officer Garik Dies After a battle with a medical issue, K-9 Officer Garik lost his life Wednesday. Garik had retired and was in a specially designed wheelchair after vets discovered a degenerative bone
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K9 Flak – Jonesboro, Arkansas

K9 Flak – Jonesboro, Arkansas

K9 Flak has died The Jonesboro Police Department said they're saddened as the search is on for K9 Officer Flak's replacement. Flak was laid to rest on Monday after battling bone cancer.Paul Holmes with JPD said on Tuesday, the department has
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K9 Axel – Sonoma County, California

K9 Axel – Sonoma County, California

Died 7/25/17 1st Handler - Deputy Adrian Mancilla 2nd Handler - Deputy Jerry Turney Sonoma County sheriff’s K-9, Axel, remembered as gentle, hardworking Axel, a longtime Sonoma County sheriff’s K-9, was euthanized Tuesday, the sheriff’s office reported following a nearly nine-year career with
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K9 Abby – Jamestown, Rhode Island

K9 Abby – Jamestown, Rhode Island

Died - 7/25/17 Handler - LuAnn Botelho K9 Abby Answers Her Final Call A favorite member of the Jamestown Police Department, K9 Abby also had a national reputation as a search and rescue dog. She was nominated several times for the American
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K9 Hitch – Puyallup, Wisconsin

K9 Hitch – Puyallup, Wisconsin

Handler - Det. Scott Lien Retired Puyallup K9, Hitch, Dies A 35 dog-year veteran of Puyallup police died recently. The K9 Hitch, who served from 2006 to 2011, died over the weekend. Hitch lived with his long-time handler, Det. Scott Lien. According
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K9 Luky – Hot Spring County, Arkansas

K9 Luky – Hot Spring County, Arkansas

Died - 7/23/17 K9 officer's death under investigation The Hot Spring County Sheriff’s Department is mourning the loss of K9 officer Luky after the dog was found dead this past weekend. According to the sheriff’s office, Luky had been with the department
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K9 Falcone – Metropolitan Transportation Authority Police, New York

K9 Falcone – Metropolitan Transportation Authority Police, New York

Died - 7/20/17 Handler - Sgt Edward O'Flaherty It is with deep regret that I announce the sudden passing of canine “Falcone’, who was the devoted and loyal partner of Sergeant Edward O’Flaherty of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority Police Department. “Falcone”
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K9 Gunner – Klamath Falls, Oregon

K9 Gunner – Klamath Falls, Oregon

A retired police dog credited with saving multiple lives passed away over the weekend. K9 “Gunner” began his career as a police K9 with the Klamath Falls Police Department in 2007. KFPD said Gunner retired in 2017 after nearly 10
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K9 Burris – MTA, New York

K9 Burris – MTA, New York

Died 7/20/17 Handler - Officer Brian McCormack PASSING OF MTA PD CANINE "BURRIS" It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that I inform you of the passing of Canine Burris, the very recently retired canine partner of Police Officer Brian McCormack.
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K9 Marko – Graham, Texas

K9 Marko – Graham, Texas

Died - 7/19/17 Graham Police Department mourning loss of K9 Officer On July 19, 2017, Marko, a 7 year old German Shepard and K9 officer was lost due to complications from medical conditions affecting in particular, his spleen. Marko was a dual
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K9 Fritz – Cowlitz County, Washington

K9 Fritz – Cowlitz County, Washington

Died - 7/18/17 Handler - Deputy Brent Harris Sheriff's K-9 deputy Fritz passes away A veterinarian late Tuesday night put down Cowlitz County Sheriff’s "K-9" Fritz, who had suffered from a short but intense illness, the sheriff's office reported Wednesday. "Just after
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K9 Czar – Pine Ridge, South Dakota

K9 Czar – Pine Ridge, South Dakota

Handler - Capt. Nick Campbell Pine Ridge police bid farewell to fallen K-9 officer Pine Ridge police lost one of their own last week when a K–9 narcotics officer named Czar passed away. On Tuesday, officers gathered in Kyle to pay their
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K9 Viper – Waco, Texas

K9 Viper – Waco, Texas

Handler - Officer Ray Woodruff Veteran Waco police dog Viper dies A five-year veteran Waco police dog died Tuesday after health issues prompted the dog's retirement in March. Viper, a 7-year-old Belgian Malinois, died at a Woodway veterinary office with
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K9 Rico – Bellevue, Nebraska

K9 Rico – Bellevue, Nebraska

Died - 7/17/17 Handler - Officer Gray Retired Bellevue Police dog has died Rico, a retired Bellevue Police Department police service dog, died Monday at almost 12-years-old. The Dutch shepherd was BPD Officer Joe Gray’s first K9 partner. Rico started working for
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K9 Cyrus – Kingman, Arizona

K9 Cyrus – Kingman, Arizona

Died - 7/16/17 Handler - Cpl. Bill, Fancher Kingman PD puts down K9 officer who had deadly disease On Tuesday, July 16th, K9 Cyrus, was put down after it was determined that he had the deadly disease brucellosis. Brucellosis is a rare, but
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K9 Hooch – Jacksonville, Florida

K9 Hooch – Jacksonville, Florida

Handler - Officer Spear Jacksonville P.D. K9 Dies After Emergency Surgery The Jacksonville Police Department is mourning the loss of one of its active-duty K9s after it suffered a medical emergency. JPD announced Thursday that Hooch, an 8-year-old Belgian Malinois
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K9 Zena – Stillwater, Oklahoma

K9 Zena – Stillwater, Oklahoma

Died - 7/12/17 Handler - Detective Newly McSpadden Stillwater PD mourns loss of K9 officer The Stillwater Police Department announced the loss of one of its K9 officers, Zena, on Wednesday afternoon. Zena was 8 years old. "Early this morning, Zena was
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MWD Cena – US Marines – Muskegon, Michigan

Died 7/26/17 Handler – Lance Cpl. Jeffrey DeYoung Community turns out for U.S. Marine veteran dog’s last ride More than 100 people, 30 Jeeps and about 35 American flags gathered in honor of a four-legged Marine veteran on Wednesday, July 26. The event at the USS LST 393 Museum was a final send off for Cena, a 10-year-old black lab …

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K9 Rico – West Lafayette, Indiana

Died 7/26/17 Handler – Sergeant Michael Brewer West Lafayette police announce passing of K9 partner ‘Rico’ The West Lafayette Police Department has a heavy heart following the sudden passing of their former K9 partner, “Rico.” The dog unexpectedly had to be euthanized on Wednesday due to a medical condition. The department’s sympathy goes our to his handler, Sergeant Michael Brewer, …

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K-9 Garik – Lex, Kentucky

Died – 7/26/17 Handler – Ofc. Burnette LEX PD K-9 Officer Garik Dies After a battle with a medical issue, K-9 Officer Garik lost his life Wednesday. Garik had retired and was in a specially designed wheelchair after vets discovered a degenerative bone spur on his spine. The 7-year-old German Shepherd had retired back in March but still made appearances …

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K9 Flak – Jonesboro, Arkansas

K9 Flak has died The Jonesboro Police Department said they’re saddened as the search is on for K9 Officer Flak’s replacement. Flak was laid to rest on Monday after battling bone cancer.Paul Holmes with JPD said on Tuesday, the department has faced a great loss, including production capability.

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K9 Axel – Sonoma County, California

Died 7/25/17 1st Handler – Deputy Adrian Mancilla 2nd Handler – Deputy Jerry Turney Sonoma County sheriff’s K-9, Axel, remembered as gentle, hardworking Axel, a longtime Sonoma County sheriff’s K-9, was euthanized Tuesday, the sheriff’s office reported following a nearly nine-year career with the department. The 13 year old Belgian Malinois worked with two Sonoma County deputies, and was trained …

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K9 Abby – Jamestown, Rhode Island

Died – 7/25/17 Handler – LuAnn Botelho K9 Abby Answers Her Final Call A favorite member of the Jamestown Police Department, K9 Abby also had a national reputation as a search and rescue dog. She was nominated several times for the American Hero Dog Awards. But she may have been happiest close to home. To the delight of school children …

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K9 Hitch – Puyallup, Wisconsin

Handler – Det. Scott Lien Retired Puyallup K9, Hitch, Dies A 35 dog-year veteran of Puyallup police died recently. The K9 Hitch, who served from 2006 to 2011, died over the weekend. Hitch lived with his long-time handler, Det. Scott Lien. According to Puyallup police, Hitch and Lien were responsible for some 50 apprehensions during Hitch’s time on the force. …

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K9 Luky – Hot Spring County, Arkansas

Died – 7/23/17 K9 officer’s death under investigation The Hot Spring County Sheriff’s Department is mourning the loss of K9 officer Luky after the dog was found dead this past weekend. According to the sheriff’s office, Luky had been with the department since 2015 and was found dead at his handler’s home on Sunday. “It happened sometime in the afternoon. …

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K9 Falcone – Metropolitan Transportation Authority Police, New York

Died – 7/20/17 Handler – Sgt Edward O’Flaherty It is with deep regret that I announce the sudden passing of canine “Falcone’, who was the devoted and loyal partner of Sergeant Edward O’Flaherty of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority Police Department. “Falcone” experienced a serious, unpredictable medical emergency (Mesenteric-torsion/Bloat). “Falcone” was named is in honor of Detective John Falcone, a highly …

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