Breed: Belgian Malinois DOB 07-16-2007
Sex: Male Handler: Deputy Daniel Hermann
K9 Ed was born on a farm in rural Austin, MN. In April of 2008 he joined the Cass County Sheriff’s Dept with his handler, Deputy Daniel Hermann.
In July of 2008, Ed and Deputy Hermann were certified in Narcotic Detection through the United States Police Canine Association. Ed is also trained as a Tracking K9 and can be used to track lost or runaway persons as well as criminals who have fled crime scenes. Ed and Deputy Hermann enjoy conducting public demonstration and interacting with people.
In his spare time, Ed likes to swim as well as play fetch and tug-of-war. Ed lives with Deputy Hermann and his family.