Sheriff's Dog Wins Friends in Ohio Community An Ohio Sheriff hopes his newest recruit will take a bite out a crime -- even if it's only a tiny bite. He's training Midge, a six-pound Chihuahua-rat terrier mix, to sniff out drugs. So far, the dog's a hit. She was grand marshal for a recent parade, wearing an American flag scarf while perched on a motorcycle. And should the Chihuahua ever need back-up, the sheriff also has Brutus.
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An Ohio Sheriff hopes his newest recruit will take a bite out a crime — even if it's only a tiny bite. He's training Midge, a six-pound Chihuahua-rat terrier mix, to sniff out drugs. So far, the dog's a hit. She was grand marshal for a recent parade, wearing an American flag scarf while perched on a motorcycle. And should the Chihuahua ever need back-up, the sheriff also has Brutus.

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An Ohio Sheriff hopes his newest recruit will take a bite out a crime. Even if it's only a tiny bite. He's training Midge, a six-pound, Chihuahua-rat terrier mix, to sniff out drugs. So far the dog's a hit. She was grand marshal for a recent parade, wearing an American flag scarf while perched on a motorcycle. And should the crime-fighting Chihuahua ever need back-up, the sheriff also has Brutus, he is 125 pounds.

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