K-9 Lobo

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K-9 Lobo

K-9 Lobo

Paving the way for what the K-9 Unit is today, K-9 Lobo will be remembered for his many accomplishments and service on the SET Team. 

"My partner and friend, you are greatly missed."

Breed: Belgian Malinois
Birthplace: Netherlands
DOB: May 6, 1986
Commands in: Dutch

Retired: January 1993
Tour of Duty: 5 years
EOW: Thursday, July 9, 1999
Age:  13 years old

K-9 Lobo was the very first of a new generation of multi-purpose Police K-9s for the Winston-Salem Police Department. He was trained in Narcotics Detection, Tracking, Article Search, Building Search and Criminal Apprehension. During his service to the citizens of Winston-Salem he was successful in all of the above listed types of operations, seizing illegal narcotics and apprehending criminals for the safety and security of our community. Additionally, K-9 Lobo was assigned to the WSPD Special Enforcement Team and was recognized as one of the first dedicated SWAT K-9s in this region of North Carolina.

K-9 Lobo & Cpl. W.S. Weaver at the 1989 USPCA Trials
K-9 Lobo & Cpl. W.S. Weaver
1989 USPCA Trials


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