German police dog

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n German police dog breed of large shepherd dogs used in police work and as a guide for the blind
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Usage

In literature:

The assailant was an enormous and hyena-like German police-dog.
"Bruce" by Albert Payson Terhune
One guard patrolled the area at night with two huge German Police dogs.
"The Biography of a Rabbit" by Roy Benson
Here we would say a good word for a much-maligned dog, the police or German shepherd.
"If You're Going to Live in the Country" by Thomas H. Ormsbee and Richmond Huntley
They are said to be even cleverer police dogs than the Germans.
"The Dogs of Boytown" by Walter A. Dyer
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In news:

A German Shepard snaps at a person in College Station near Treeline Drive at The Reserve and now police need your help locating the dog so they can rule out the possibility of rabies.
The German Shepherd Dog is hailed as the world's leading police, guard, and military dog.
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