K9 officers celebrate K9 Veterans Day at the capitol

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In World War I, specially trained dog delivered messages along the front lines.  At the start of World War II, families donated their pets to become guard dogs to protect our coastlines.

At the Capitol on Wednesday, Assemblyman Angelo Santabarbara honored local K9 officers and their partners.  All over the Capital Region, K9’s help search for lost hikers, sweep our schools and ride along helping officers with their day to day jobs.

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