Dog abandoned twice is now training to be a Derbyshire Police dog

An 18-month-old dog who has been abandoned twice is training to be a Derbyshire Police dog.

Monday, 14th January 2019, 1:31 pm
Updated Tuesday, 15th January 2019, 4:19 am
Ted might become a police dog.
Ted might become a police dog.

Ted, a Labrador cross was first given to Dogs Trust in February and was rehomed for two months before being sent back to the rescue.

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He was then picked up by the force and he is being assessed as a potential search dog.

A Derbyshire Police spokesman said: "Ted is currently on assessment with us from Dogs Trust and is winning officers over already. How could you not with that smile?"