Photo by Andy Rogers

Hundreds of residents came out to the Festival Grounds in Eagan Sunday to watch a K-9 demonstration. Eagan is hosting the annual United States Police Canine Association Trials this week. On Sunday, visitors met with different K-9 units from eastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin. This event takes place once a year, and serves as a certification process for the K-9’s as well as a competition. The skills tested include obedience, agility, suspect search, article search, and criminal apprehension.

Visitors can still catch some of the action.

Monday, June 10

Obedience Trials from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Goat Hill Park (4391 Lexington Ave)

Suspect Search from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Eagan High School Wildcat Stadium (4185 Braddock Trail)

Agility Trial from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Northview Elementary Fields – behind the school (965 Diffley Road)

Tuesday, June 11

Criminal Apprehension with live fire - 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Goat Hill Park (4391 Lexington Ave)

Criminal Apprehension from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Eagan High School Wildcat Stadium (4185 Braddock Trail)

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