The two German shepherds, 8 years working for Police Dog Gendarmerie brigades of the Orne. This 8th May, they received the bronze medal of national defense.
A May 8th ceremony, which was a bit special this morning in Alençon. After the speeches and wreaths laying seven medals were presented by Colonel Christophe Urien, patron of the Orne gendarmerie group: five medals were awarded to policemen and two for the dogs. In this case in Candy and Diego , two German shepherds who have served for 8 years and received the bronze medal of National Defence.
Diego Plains Thiérache is a dog tracking who during his career, found fifteen people – including twelve living, “including last week in the Sarthe” , says his master, Warrant Officer Depoilly, surveillance and pack intervention (psig) of Mortagne-au-Perche.
Candy Grand Pacot will take her retirement in July. A Drug search dog, “she found several kilograms of drugs and thousand from traffic” explains his master warrant officer Marc Auboiron.