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New K9 Joins Shelton Police Department

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Welcome to Shelton, K9 Lex!

New Shelton PD K9 dog, Lex

Lex is just over a year old and is a Belgian Malinois/German Shepherd mix. He is originally from Hungary! Lex will be assigned to Officer Porter.

Lex and Officer Porter completed the 400-hour, Patrol K9 course in the Centralia area as well as the Washington State Certification test. Lex is trained in obedience, apprehension, building searches, area searches as well as tracking human odor. Shortly, Lex will also be trained in narcotics.

We are thankful for our community and the many sponsors who have made this possible for us. Our program is run by donations only.

We are still accepting donations and raising funds for our program through the Shelton Police K9 Foundation. We also have shirts and hoodies for sale at the Shelton Police Department.