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The Rhinelander Police Department's K-9 Units are comprised of Sergeant Chad Brown with K-9 Odin and Officer Mark Raddatz K-9 Jason. 


Odin is a German Shepard from Holland.  Odin is a Dual Purpose K9 certified in narcotic detection and patrol work.  Sergeant Brown and Odin attended a four week Basic Handler's Certification Course Jessiffany K-9 Service in Iron Ridge, Wisconsin. 


Jason is a Belgian Malinois who was born in Alberta, Canada and was first trained at Top Tier K9 in Madison, Florida.  Jason is a Dual Purpose K9 certified in narcotic detection and patrol work.  Officer Raddatz and K9 Jason complete annual certification at Steinig Tal Kennels in Campbellsport, Wisconsin.

The Rhinelander Police Department would like to thank the community and the following sponsors who helped make the K-9 unit possible.

  1. Wal-Mart

  2. Foster and Smith

  3. Wisconsin Public Service Foundation

  4. Custom Collision

  5. Rhinelander Rotary

  6. Northland Printing

  7. Oneida County Tavern League

  8. Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)

  9. Rick's Hodag Towing

  10. Kiwanis Club

  11. Rhinelander GM

  12. Hammer Home Inspections

  13. Plum Creek Foundation

  14. Northern Paws Veterinary

  15. Canine Coach

16.  Press Express

17.  Farmers Feed Store

18.  Kelly Kiewert

19.  Shelley Tillman

20.  Robert Blaedow

21.  Carol Campbell

22.  Mayor Richard Johns

23.  Jeremiah Lindquist

24.  Judith Walton

25.  Thomas and Claudia Marren

26.  Henrick's Family

27.  Jim and Katy Dyreby

28.  Mel Davidson

29.  Pat Wegman

30.  AP Photography

31. Pawz n' Clawz

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