Rutland K-9 cops top 'Iron Dog' competition

RUTLAND, Vt. (WCAX) Two big paws up for Rutland city officers and their K-9s.

This weekend was the 18th annual Vermont Police Canine Association's Iron Dog competition in Colchester. It's a 1.5-mile run that includes obstacles and tough terrain.

Out of 152 teams across Vermont, New Hampshire and Massachusetts, Ofc. Nathan Harvey and K-9 King Cobalt of Rutland City Police won first place. Ofc. Jennifer Czachor and K-9 King Jagger landed in second place.