notes from the field

The Night You Train For

The Night You Train For

In Loving Memory of K9 Harlej, Killed in the Line of Duty
Last night, was the night as a K9 handler you train your heart for but are never truly ready.
I lost my K9 partner Harlej early this morning doing what he loved.

99 Days Strong

99 Days Strong

As Jelka was approaching the ball she was hit by a Ford F-150. I can still hear the sound as if it was yesterday. I came running around the corner and I saw my partner running to me with her back left …

Brownsburg’s Top Dog

Brownsburg’s Top Dog

Zeus is so much a part of the culture and environment of Brownsburg High School that his picture was placed in the staff section of the yearbook.

They Leave it All on the Field

They Leave it All on the Field

Sitting in a dry creek bed, wearing the equivalent of five winter coats, I could feel the sweat dripping down my face as I heard the dog rapidly approaching. 

Trading Dollars for Days

Trading Dollars for Days

The only option was surgery, there was no way I would give up on him. After all, he had never given up on me or anyone in the community we served. 

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