Police sniffer dog feeling 'ruff' after injuring his leg

A Northumbria Police sniffer dog is wearing the cone of shame after an operation on his leg.

By Sue Kirby
Thursday, 11th April 2019, 6:34 pm
Updated Thursday, 11th April 2019, 6:39 pm

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Poor Felix is wearing the cone of shame.
Poor Felix is wearing the cone of shame.

A spokesman for Northumbria Police said Felix, who works as a drugs dog, managed to injure himself while chasing his ball.

He said: "He suffered a cruciate injury and after knee surgery he is now back home to recuperate.

Police dog Felix is feeling a bit 'ruff'.

"We don't think he's a massive fan of the cone, but we hope you can join us in wishing him the best on his road to recovery."