Handled by Greg Madrid of Albany, Georgia, K9 Pablo is a nine-year-old Belgian Malinois Military Working Dog (MWD), who is a certified PEDD (Patrol/Explosive Detection Dog) by the US Air Force, and is assigned to the Marine Corps Police Department in Albany, Georgia. Pablo regularly serves on Secret Service details for visiting dignitaries.
In the past year, Pablo has provided protection for President Obama, Vice President Biden, Former President Clinton and Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Pablo also regularly attends Sunday morning church service at Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, Georgia to help protect Former President Carter while he teaches Bible Study. Pablo participates in nearly every career day at the local schools, and many non-profit and charity events in his local community.
Congratulations and thank-you for your service, Pablo!
Receiving Honorable Mention in the Uniformed K-9 Service Category:
Jax – Labrador Retriever – Brighton, MI
Ravi – Belgian Malinois – McPherson, KS
Drago – Belgian Malinois – Sacramento, CA
Radar – Bloodhound – Elizabeth, CO
Baco – German Shepherd Dog – Salem, OR
Check back next Tuesday to meet the winner in the Service Dog Category.
Until next time,
Good day, and good dog!