As a former K9 handler, I have depended on my K9 partners for many years and in many situations. I worked as a dog handler in counter-narcotics in Texas and as a security contractor overseas looking for drugs and explosives. I trust my dog with my life … Link.

The German shepherd/Belgian malinois canines took a break from searching crime scenes and sniffing out illegal drugs … canine officers on the force, all of which do patrol work. Five are trained to detect narcotics, and one can detect explosives. The … Link.