Tess is county deputy
July 12, 2023
The Edmunds County Sheriff has been asking for donations after the County Commission agreed to allow a Police Service Dog Program.
Tess, a two-year old Belgian Malinois, is now part of the Edmunds County Sheriff's Department. Tess stays with County Deputy Pete Eng. He has 20 years experience with K9 service.
Tess has training in Drug Detection and Tracking. She will begin State certification in September.
Sheriff Jonathan Waldner said Tess would be another tool for the Sheriff's Department. They are seeing more problems with fentenyl and opoids. Humans would not be able to detect that ty...