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New police K-9 ‘Rikkert’ on his way from The Netherlands


New police K-9 ‘Rikkert’ on his way from The Netherlands
Rikkert, pictured here at 5 months old, is a Belgian Malinois dog en route to the United States from The Netherlands. Upon completing his training in San Antonio, the now-14-month-old will work for the Floresville Police Department with Sgt. Devin Keen as a dual-purpose K-9.


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August 22, 2012
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FLORESVILLE -- It probably is safe to assume that Floresville’s newest police officer can run faster or jump higher than any of his counterparts. But unlike his brothers in blue, “Rikkert” won’t wear a uniform. . . .

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Be Careful  
Floresville, TX  
August 26, 2012 10:28pm
 
Good luck Sgt Devin Keen with your new partner. It takes a special person to handle a dog. I am sure you and Rikkert will continue outstanding service to the Floresville community. Thanks for all you do!!!

 
crenshaw.glen@yahoo.com  
Floresville  
August 26, 2012 4:08pm
 
Sgt. Keen you, Don and Zorro have made a tremedous positive impact on this community. I was truly saddened by the passing of Zorro and I know you are still grieving. To me it shows great character that you are able to contain ... More ›

 
William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
August 23, 2012 10:27am
 
Sgt. Devin Keen of the Floresville Police Department said Rikkert arrived yesterday.

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