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Special Report: K-9 Security Dogs at Home


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With increasing frequency, consumers from across the nation are choosing trained security dogs over other means of home protection.

With prices starting at around ten thousand dollars, these intelligent, loyal home defenders are not exactly affordable. But trained protection dogs go a step further than the average home security system: your ADT unit may make noise and call the police if there is a break in. But what if the bad guy is already in the house before police arrive?

CBS47’s Kathryn Herr visits with families who have recently purchased security dogs, and observes a demonstration of what happens when the bad guys come knocking.