Donation to help APD buy police dog

(ALBUQUERQUE) -- Furrs Supermarkets and Milk-Bone have donated $5,000 to APD's Canine Unit for the purchase of a new police dog.

The winner of a Name-the-New-Police-Dog contest will be announced at a ceremony at 10 a.m. today to be held at Furrs Supermarket at 8100 Ventura.

Canine unit officers will be there to accept the donation and give a demonstration and answer questions. Children from Dennis Chavez Elementary School who are part of the contest will also attend.

The public is invited to attend.

(iSyndicate; Albuquerque Journal; Nov. 9, 2000). Terms and Conditions: Copyright(c) 2000 LEXIS-NEXIS, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights Reserved.

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