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Vets save stabbed police dog that ‘stood firm in the line of duty’

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A POLICE dog that sustained multiple stab wounds to his head and chest as he and his handler pursued a suspect in Stevenage has ‘exceeded all expectations’, according to the veterinary surgeons who performed emergency surgery to save the dog's life.

Finn, a seven-year-old German shepherd dog, and handler PC David Wardell, have been part of Hertfordshire Constabulary's Dog Support Unit for the past six years. Following the incident in Stevenage, Finn was taken to Roebuck Vets in the …

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