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Estill Rescue Squad Selling T-Shirts In Honor Of Slain Service Dog

Posted at 2:43 PM, Jan 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-10 14:44:20-05

ESTILL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18 )- The Estill County Rescue Squad lost their service dog this week after he was found shot to death.

State police say that Charles Collins shot and killed Hunter the Bloodhound. The dog disappeared from his handler’s home and was later found dead. The rescue squad says it’s a big loss because Hunter was trained to help in searches.

Now, the organization is selling t-shirts and collecting money online to help train a new one.

The group is collecting money on GoFundMe and selling t-shirts honoring to raise money to buy and train his replacement.

As most of you already know, my family lost their sweet boy Hunter on 1-6-19. He was a certified Search and Rescue dog…

Posted by LeeAnn Richardson on Wednesday, January 9, 2019