On September 9-10, 2017, the United States Police Canine Association Region # 6, held its annual Patrol Dog 1 Canine Trials and Competition in Montgomery Township. The two day event was hosted by the Montgomery Township Police Department and the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office.
This year was one of the largest trials hosted by Region # 6 with 43 canine teams from Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York in attendance. Sgt. Jennifer Doyle and Canine Bella participated in the open division where 26 canine teams competed and attempted to earn their patrol certification.
We are extremely proud to announce that Sgt. Doyle and Canine Bella earned their patrol canine certification as well as being recognized as the #1 overall canine team in the region, in addition to receiving numerous other awards. Their results and recognitions are as follows:
#1 Overall Canine Team for the entire PD 1
#1 Canine Team – Criminal Apprehension Phase
#1 Canine Team – Obedience Phase
#3 Canine Team – Agility Phase
#1 Team Trophy – shared with three members of the Bensalem Canine Unit.
Congratulations Sgt. Doyle and Canine Bella for a job well done!