A BBC story says a Chihuahua competed against Golden retrievers and German shepherds to win a place as a contract police dog. Momo (Peach) has passed the exam to become a dog in the police force in western Japan, in what seems to be a first. The 6.6 pound dog is set to become part of a search-and-rescue team used for disasters such as earthquakes. Its small size means it will be able to squeeze into places too narrow for the bigger breeds.
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