Paws Of Honor

Bob

At 6 months old Bob’s breeders donated him and his litter mates to Puppies Behind Bars, a program in the NY prison system which trains puppies for wounded warriors and explosive detection. After 6 months at the Orange County Correctional Facility in NY working...

Brodie

Brodie served as an Explosives Detection K9 with the Federal Reserve Police Department in Washington DC for 8 years. The favorite part of his workday was always riding into work and/or getting rewarded with his tennis ball. He retired just days prior is 10th birthday....

Harris

Retired K9 Harris joined Paws of Honor March 2016.  This is Harris getting ready to enjoy a marinated and grilled steak made by his handler for him for his retirement.  Harris is a black lab that came from puppies behind bars. Harris and I were teamed up together in...

Guardians of the Night

When a police dog dies, part of the ceremony includes the reading of this poem, which potently reflects the bond between officer and dog. The Guardians of the Night Trust in me my friend for I am your comrade. I will protect you with my last breath. When all others...