tracker dog


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tracker dog

a dog specially trained to hunt fugitives or to search for missing people
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A police helicopter with heat-seeker and searchlights joined tracker dog patrols and eventually located the 33-year-old near a level crossing at West Tarring, West Sussex.
But then volunteer searcher Jenny Brown, 53, gave Maisie's scent to her beagle tracker dog Tiga.
He had left by the time police arrived and a force tracker dog was used to follow his route to a house in the town.
They found a bike and a backpack then called in the tracker dog.
POLICE scrambled the force helicopter and sent in a tracker dog after three teenagers wielding hammers raided a Nuneaton hotel.
As for home wrecker Holly, Larry Allen is convinced he can become a police tracker dog - if he can connect his brain to his sensitive snout.
The upper part of a leg was found the following day 30 yards away by a police tracker dog and a murder inquiry was launched.
A GIANT eagle owl which terrorised a neighbourhood has been captured - using a police tracker dog as live bait.
POLICE in Nuneaton called in a tracker dog and scrambled the force helicopter after a till snatch at a supermarket in the town.
So for the sake of comparison, I borrowed a tracker dog and set off in search of my make-up bag - last seen under a pile of Pampers in March 2001.
A police helicopter and a tracker dog were deployed to search for the offenders, who struck at 8pm on Tuesday.
The alert was raised after the clothes were discovered early yesterday morning and a police tracker dog team were called out immediately.