posted on February 16, 2017 15:26
Should recreational marijuana ever become legal in New York State, will lawmen be able to teach old K-9 officers new tricks?
Deputy Chris Erion is a K-9 Destro’s handler with the Genesee county Sheriff’s Office.
On WBTA’s "Main and Center" program this morning, Erion pondered the question:
“That’s a bridge has hasn’t really been crossed yet in the K-9 field to actually un-train a dog on an odor. I’m optimistic that he will be retired before that and we’ll be onto another dog.”
Governor Cuomo remains opposed to legalizing recreational use of marijuana in New York,
Several states which have legalized pot have seen positive economic impact with little to no negative side effects.