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The Northwest is home to many community dogs that make a difference in all of our lives. We have police and homeland security pups, search and rescue dogs, dogs that protect our environment by sniffing out endangered species, and pups that rescue other dogs!

Golden Retriever in grass

UW K-9 Officer Murphy @lifeasavoyager

Golden Retriever K-9 looking at officer
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"K9 Sam" Photo by Brigit Stadler

K9 officers Murphy and Sam work for the University of Washington Police Department. They are explosives detection dogs.

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