Meet Figo, a K-9 Officer paying his last respects to his fallen human partner, Kentucky Police Officer Jason Ellis. The 33-year old officer was killed in a suspected ambush.
In the photo, Figo lays a paw on Ellis’ casket.
After his partner’s death, Figo retired and is now living with Ellis’ family. Bardstown, KY Police Chief Rick McCubbin told the Associated Press that the dog and Ellis were “true partners.”