He’s 3 years old. He weighs 78 pounds. And he stands about 2 1/2 feet tall —when he’s on all fours.
Dobber is his name, and K-9 duty is his game.
The State Police on Monday introduced Dobber, a German shepherd named in memory of Trooper Kevin P. Dobson, who died exactly one year earlier after being struck by a vehicle while on duty.
“Today we remember and honor our friend, Trooper Kevin Dobson,” Maj. Christopher L. Cummings, Troop A commander, said in opening a chilly news conference outside the State Police barracks in Clarence.