Funeral for officers best friend: Decorated K-9 Eron - full ceremonial honors as his emotional handler proudly looks on

Submitted by Quest-News-Serv... on Sun, 07/28/2013 - 01:44.

 Eron's (right) folded flag lies ready to be placed in his casket  Oklahoma County Sheriff's K-9 deputy Falco walks to the casket of K-9 Deputy Eron to offer final farewells during his funeral service at Precious Pets Cemetery on Thursday

It was a funeral for a friend and fellow officer, as Eron the retired K-9 was buried on Thursday with a full guard of honor.

Fellow K-9's and their handlers lined a funeral route at Precious Pets Cemetery, Spencer in Oklahoma to lay to rest their decorated former colleague.

The trained bomb detection specialist's was also employed as a tracker - and one of his final duties as a police dog was to track a hit and run suspect in Eastern Oklahoma County.

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