VIDEO: Cute puppy has first day as a police dog
Published 06/08/2015 | 15:50
Meet Billy, the newest recruit for Devon and Cornwall police in England.
Billy is undergoing a 12-week training programme to become a fully fledged police dog. He is being trained to navigate difficult terrain and locate hidden people and objects.
The video shows him completing an obstacle course with his handler. But along the way Billy stops for a few rubs and has to be coaxed out of a tube.
Police dogs are used in a number of ways by police, including crowd control and to sniff out contraband.
But for now at least, all of his handlers agree that Billy is an adorable addition to the squad