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Retired Sheriff And His Record-Breaking K9 Die On Same Day

20 days ago   |   By iHeart Dogs

When you think of police dogs, you might imagine large, strong dogs like a German Shepherd or Belgian Malinois. An 8-pound runt of the litter is probably the opposite of what you'd expect. But Midge the Chihuahua/Rat Terrier mix holds the Guinness World Record for being the smallest police K9 ever, and she was proud of it. Even though she didn't look like a police dog, she always took her job very seriously.
But sadly, all journeys have to come to an end. In a peculiar coincidence, Midge and her human partner passed away on the same day.
Image: Geauga County Sheriff Facebook
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