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4/26/2005
Charlotte / Mecklenburg Police Department Has Something to Bark About!
Harris Teeter and Milk Bone donate $5,000

WHAT

The Charlotte / Mecklenburg Police Department Canine Unit will accept a $5,000 donation from Harris Teeter and Milk-Bone® for the purchase of a new police dog. This ceremony will also include a K-9 unit demonstration.

 

WHO

Charlotte / Mecklenburg Police Deputy Chief Jerry Sennett

Charlotte / Mecklenburg K-9 Unit

Representatives from Harris Teeter

Representatives from Milk-Bone

WHEN

Wednesday, May 11, 2005

10:00 AM

WHERE

Harris Teeter

6701 Morrison Blvd.

Charlotte, NC  28211

WHY

As part of the Milk-Bone Canine Heroes Program TM, Harris Teeter and Milk-Bone have teamed up to co-sponsor this donation. From the initiation of this partnership in 1999, seven police dogs have been donated to Harris Teeter communities.

 

Since the first donation in 1997, Milk-Bone has donated over 500 police and service dogs.  In 2005, Milk-Bone will be helping to sponsor a total of 64 police dogs to agencies across the country. 

 

The media and public are invited to attend the event, meet the Charlotte / Mecklenburg Police Department K-9 unit and view the dog demonstration.