Huntingdon Borough Police Department recently received a bullet and stab proof vest for its K9 Officer, X.
The vest comes as a charitable donation from non-profit Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.
K9 X’s vest was sponsored by Matt Rothgangel of St. Louis, MO and embroidered with the words “honoring those who served and sacrificed.”
Since 2009, Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. has provided nearly 4,300 vests to K9s in all 50 states.
Each vest has a value of $1,700 to $2,200, weighs an average of four to five pounds and comes with a five-year warranty.