8-8-05 The Douglas County Sheriff's Office Has Something to Bark About!
RELEASE DATE: June 8th 2005
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Has Something to Bark About!
The Douglas Co Sheriff’s Office Canine Unit will accept a $5,000 donation from Baker’s and Milk-Bone® for the purchase of a new police dog. This ceremony will also include a K-9 unit demonstration. Additionally, the Sheriff’s office and Baker’s will host a Child ID program.
WHERE: Baker’s 505 N 155th Plaza Omaha, 68154
WHEN: Saturday, June 18, 2005 10:00 AM
As part of the Milk-Bone Canine Heroes Program TM, Baker’s and Milk-Bone have teamed up to co-sponsor this donation. From the initiation of this partnership in 1997, over 70 dogs have been donated to communities across the country, and this is the 3rd dog donated to the Douglas Co Sheriff’s Office.
Since the first donation in 1997, Milk-Bone has donated over 500 police and service dogs. In 2005, Milk-Bone will be helping to sponsor a total of 64 police dogs to agencies across the country.
The media and public are invited to attend the event, meet the Douglas Co Sheriff’s Office K-9 unit and view the dog demonstration.