Big Island K9 Association chair Tammy Passmore distributes care kits for working canines. Courtesy photo
Veterinarian Kristina Henricks provides canine first aid training for handlers of working police dogs at the Big Island K9 Association’s first event Feb. 25 at Makaeo Pavillion. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
Police K-9 units gather to learn about canine first aid at Big Island K9 Association’s first event Feb. 25 in Kailua-Kona. (photos by Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
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