Firefighters, police officers, and emergency medical technicians are the first on the scene to help when needed. But their concern for the well-being of others doesn’t stop at humans.
An officer who got drunk and beat his K9 partner is allowed to return to work after the sheriff’s office tried to get him fired. A state arbitrator blocked the attempt to remove the officer.
A community rallied to help an officer be reunited with his dog after the pup was taken during an armed burglary. The dog was treated for a minor bullet wound.
Deputy Donald Molchan came across a lost Pit Bull and instantly made a new buddy. He snapped some adorable selfies before taking the dog to a shelter.
Deputy Dakota Beck was investigating an animal cruelty case when she found a large Malamute and fell in love with him. She adopted the dog shortly after.
A retired officer offered to buy his K-9 partner, Ajax, but the city wouldn’t let the dog be sold without going to auction. The officer raised over $65,000 to buy his partner
Victoria the Dalmatian was left for dead on the side of the road after a hit-and-run. But a Georgia police officer came to her rescue and found her a happy new home.