WAUKESHA, Wis. (CBS 58) — Based on Waukesha County Sheriff deputies, individuals lined as much as get their palms on plush K9 canines on the Waukesha County Sheriff’s Division Tuesday, Nov. 23.
Inside simply six hours the division sold-out of greater than 900 canines.
“We have had individuals, from what I perceive, individuals from properly outdoors of Waukesha County coming and making a fairly lengthy journey to buy one in all our canine canines to assist the neighborhood,” mentioned Deputy Kurt Thompson with the Waukesha County Sheriff’s Division K9 Unit.
The tragedy impacted these K9 deputies on a really private degree, as they had been one of many many legislation enforcement businesses to answer the parade tragedy.
In search of a method to assist, much more, they determined to donate all the internet revenue from the plush K9 canines to the victims of the devastation.
Every canine prices $20, and 100% of the web revenue will go to the United for Waukesha Community Fund.
“We’ve a considerable amount of households which have been affected not directly and straight as a result of tragedy, and now they must endure a fairly completely different set of challenges all through this vacation season,” mentioned Deputy Thompson.
For individuals to have a luxurious K9, it is a donation made, however it’s additionally a logo of the helpers that tragic day.
The division says it’s working to get extra plush K9s out there on the market.
As soon as it does, deputies will submit it to their Fb web page.