Israel imports 20 police service dogs from the Czech Republic

 

(JNS.org) Israel received 20 police service dogs from the Czech Republic that will be used to capture and neutralize criminal suspects and identify explosives, weapons, drugs and money, Arutz Sheva reported.

A police dog. Credit: Michael Pereckas via Wikimedia Commons.

The one-year-old dogs will undergo six-month of training before being integrated with the existing 220 police service canines.

Senior dog trainers and a veterinarian from the police’s animal training unit conducted a thorough search in the Czech Republic for the highly-specialized service dogs.

Posted on August 18, 2016 .