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1 month ago
Photos from Sacramento Sheriff K9 Association's post

Today was the unit’s annual training with the awesome @sacsheriff Aero Unit. The teams practice deploying from the helicopters as well as familiarization and classes taught by members of the Aero Unit. As always all the canine teams were excited to be there. Pictures are of K9 Dax, K9 Bady, K9 Bolt, K9 Riley and K9 Cash. #ssdk9 #sheriffsk9 #k9unit #helicopters #rotorheads #belgianmalinois #czechshepherd #

2 months ago
Photos from Sacramento Sheriff K9 Association's post

Both canines on the same assist of an outside agency. Just few perspectives from K9’s, Dax and Jedi. Same area, both dogs within sight of each other but dealing with different terrain, different dangers and hazards. #ssdk9 #sheriffsk9 #k9handler #belgianmalinois #czechshepherd

2 months ago
Photos from Sacramento Sheriff K9 Association's post

On August 27, 2020, K9 Barry (0K96) was taken into the veterinarian after his handler noticed he was not his usual rambunctious self. After being seen by several caring veterinarians and specialists, he was diagnosed with Pheochromocytoma (a rare form of cancer; tumor attached to the Adrenal Gland). Due to the location of the tumor, which was pressing into his spine, surgery was not recommended as the odds of surviving the procedure were very slim. Within a week K9 Barry had lost use of his rear legs, had no bowl or bladder control, and was in severe pain. On September 03, 2020, K9 Barry, ... See more

3 months ago
Timeline Photos

Just a little control work for K9 Riley with K9 Jedi on picture duty aka creeper duty. #ssdk9 #k9training #sheriffsk9unit #k9tacticalgear #malinoisofinstagram #belgianmalinois

3 months ago
Photos from Sacramento Sheriff K9 Association's post

Happy National Dog Day! Make sure you give your pup an extra treat today! #ssdk9 #nationaldogday #k9 #mansbestfriend @ Sacramento, California

4 months ago
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K9 Rooney enjoying training so much he drove to buy lunch for everyone and also wanted to keep all the tennis balls. #ssdk9 #sheriffsk9 #trainordie #k9tacticalgear #adlerhorstk9 @ Sacramento Sheriff's Academy

4 months ago
Timeline Photos

**Cancelation of the 2020 K9 Comedy Night**

4 months ago
Photos from Sacramento Sheriff K9 Association's post

Happy 4th of July from the Sacramento Sheriff K9 Association! 🇺🇸We hope everyone has a fun and safe day! Thank you to K9 Aldo, K9 Riley, K9 Bolt, K9 Jedi and K9 Dax for taking some #patriotic pictures for us to share! #independenceday #july4th #ssdk9 #sheriff #k9 #america @ The United States Of America

5 months ago
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K9 Bady hanging out in the K9 handler’s office greeting all that visit. #ssdk9 #sheriffsk9 #k9unit #greeter @ Sacramento Sheriff's Academy

5 months ago
Photos from Sacramento Sheriff K9 Association's post

Sergeant Damon Gutzwiller EOW 06/06/2020. We would like to send our deepest condolences to the family of Sergeant Gutzwiller and to the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office. Thank you for your service 🇺🇸 #eow #santacruzsheriff #damongutzwiller #sheriff

6 months ago
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K9 Cash and his handler patiently await their turn to finish up our annual certification. Yesterday all 12 of our canine teams successfully completed annual certification. #ssdk9 #k9unit #sheriffsk9unit #k9 @ Sacramento Sheriff's Academy

6 months ago
Photos from Sacramento Sheriff K9 Association's post

From @jedithegsd: At the encouragement of a few friends I thought I’d write this about Jedi.

On 5-18-18, Jedi was involved in a vehicle pursuit, with several other awesome deputies, chasing a suspect for several felonies. At the conclusion of the pursuit, Jedi deployed to apprehend the subject. During the apprehension, Jedi was stabbed in his left eye. During the drive to the emergency vet, I was speechless and admittedly a little panicked. I had some real awesome senior trainers/handlers that had always warned me to not humanize my canine. But how do you NOT when you spend so many ... See more

6 months ago
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Please help us wish K9 Jetta a Happy 6th Birthday! 🎉🎁🎈K9 Jetta has been on the detail for the past four years and is currently our only female K9! Happy Birthday Jetta! #birthdaygirl #6thbirthday #k9 #ssdk9 #k9detail #workingdog #malinois #sacramento #dogsofinstagram @ Sacramento, California

6 months ago
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Happy 5th Birthday to K9 Bady! 🎈🎁🎉 If you see K9 Bady out working the streets this week make sure you give him some birthday scratches! #ssdk9 #happybirthday #k9bady #k9 #birthdaydog #5yearsold