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dog handler

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(Law) a member of the police force, a security organization, etc, who works in collaboration with a specially trained dog
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Working alongside colleagues in Cheshire, Ms Jones and Ms Vickers make monthly unannounced visits to view dog training sessions or visit dog handlers and their canine companions out on patrol.
Former soldiers and dog handlers who worked with the Belgian shepherds are reported to have written to defence chiefs demanding the decision be reversed.
They are absolutely adorable but the hard work starts here and they will be kick-starting their training next week after being picked up their dog handlers today," Julie said.
Attractions will include a fun dog show, dog agility show, and demonstrations by West Midlands Police dog handlers and a Fire and Rescue Service search dog and handler.
THE number of police dogs and dog handlers on Tyneside is set to be cut.
Summary: Report finds dog handlers were not accompanying canine when it crossed the road
On Saturday, KK Security's K9 unit group manager Ndurumo Steven, was speaking during the graduation of four dog handlers who were trained by a consultant from a British dog academy.
The school originally had only two dog handlers and their dogs, Chicho and Zulu, worked at the El Alto International Airport.
It also has housing for Dominican and foreign dog handlers in training at the center.
Chief of the Dog Training Center Kanatbek Sarkarov said that all dog handlers who have previously worked in districts of the region have been combined into one squad and started working there.
They were joined by police dog handlers and the West Yorkshire Police helicopter after reports of a weapon being used in a large fight.
Summary: An overnight search involving 40 officers, dog handlers and mountain rescue teams has failed to find April Jones, police have said.