THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Karl Zeitler Memorial Sponsors K-9 Benefit
Issue Date: March 11, 2020
The Karl Zeitler Memorial Inc. 10th annual charity fundraiser to support northeast Wisconsin area law enforcement agencies purchase dual purpose drug patrol dogs for their K-9 programs will be held on Saturday, March 28 at Fox Ridge Game Farm in Oconto Falls. In existence for over nine years, the Karl Zeitler Memorial will donate a 7th dog.
The first run of the 10 bird hunt starts at 8 a.m. with prize list including gun raffles, bucket raffles and silent auctions starting at 10 a.m. Three Divisions include Pointers, Flushers, and Youth/Mixed doubles with prizes awarded in each division.
New this year will be the "Law Dog Challenge" where area police departments and their K-9s will compete in showcasing their abilities in three different challenging divisions culminating with the crowning of the 2020 "Top Dog". The three divisions of the Challenge are Article Search (explosive or narcotic) at 10 a.m., Bite Challenge at noon, and Area Search (person) at 2 p.m. The Division winner will take home a trophy and $1000 to be used to benefit their K-9 program, and Top Dog Honors winner receives $2000 to police canine program of choice. Teams will come from all over the state to compete for this title.