Man's Best Friend Promoted to Captain at a Peruvian Police Station

This is the rags-to-riches story of a stray dog named Julio that became a police 'captain'.
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And the. Captain cool US -- affectionately known was a stray dog was going to be put to sleep. But -- -- -- rescue team the two went on to fight crime together eventually gaining a spot at this police station in need afloat as they do. Clinton elected Kynan Forney and yet in the Oakland -- -- on an app ideas in with the SE but yet mile path as -- you know what would it include Hamas. Rising federal Nazis. -- -- He flew an awful lot of movement and with it every welcome when he won them all the more -- -- -- -- -- -- -- it McCarthy I. This is how he started participating in police steam -- -- only took one from being there playing only so yep we've had been. School -- vacated a couple of about -- -- -- -- -- -- Kelsey -- -- became attached to him and convinced he supervises to find a place for captain -- you at the police station. Even became famous in the neighborhood. Recently he was decorated and -- -- can be promoted to. They -- bring him food and take care of him -- -- Federal and Alabama and they think -- he can't think. New federal data and automatic it and the only government in though police can't I took at look at what I've been inflicted -- -- -- them -- -- -- early. Levy it was -- the -- getting Al -- VW. -- Wednesday and I mean only cheese in on -- You -- -- -- -- -- -- that he ever had abandoned bus I'm not be held but up product key in the fatty stuff but but -- and come I think. Captain who he's retired now he's twelve years old and doesn't participate in police stings -- more. That he has raised awareness about compassion to unknowns. Put up. Captain cool -- even has his own FaceBook page and he statute we remain. Some -- -- man's best friend. In the not to do this is my -- some -- for ABC news -- some.

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