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Community dog jamboree on calendar for fall


July 18, 2018

OFFICER Sasha McDonald works with Gemma, Sweet Home Police Department's drug detection canine.

Most of the details are finalized for this fall's Cascade K9 Jamboree, and now organizers Connie DeBusschere and Sasha McDonald are seeking vendors and volunteers.

DeBusschere is a clerk at Sweet Home Municipal Court who also trains dogs (see accompanying story). McDonald is a police officer. Earlier this year, McDonald was joined on patrol by Gemma, a drug detection dog.

The Cascade K9 Jamboree is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sept. 22 at the Sweet Home Events Center, 4001 Long St.

The event is intended to serve three purposes: community education, support for the department's canin...

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