Chattanooga’s Superpower Dogs — Meet Mario and Stosh

My name is Mario Santos. I’m a lieutenant with the Bradley County Sheriff’s Department in Cleveland, Tennessee. My partner’s name is Stosh, and his superpower is narcotic detection. Stosh is a German short-haired pointer. They track really good. The only thing we use him for is narcotic detection. His nose is better than ours, and […]

Chattanooga’s Superpower Dogs — Meet Rachel and Nova (really comic’d up version)

My name is Rachel Burns. I’m a disabled veteran who served in the United States Army. This is my two-year-old Pyrenees-Labrador mix. Her name is Nova. Nova is a psychiatric service dog who helps mitigate PTSD (post-traumatic stress) and anxiety sometimes. She also has mobility assistance for stairs. I got Nova almost two years ago, […]