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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A very good boy is about to get some well-deserved rest and relaxation.

K9 Nico is retiring from duty with the Allegheny County Sheriff’s Office.

He has served the department since 2011.

On Facebook, the Sheriff’s Office said: “Congratulations to K9 Nico on his retirement, today! Nico has been a friendly face in court facilities for nearly seven years. We wish him the best and many treats in his retirement.”

k9 retirement cake Furry Tails: K9 Nico Retires From Allegheny Co. Sheriff’s Office

(Source: Friends of the Allegheny County Sheriff K9 Unit/Facebook)

k9 nico cake Furry Tails: K9 Nico Retires From Allegheny Co. Sheriff’s Office

(Source: Friends of the Allegheny County Sheriff K9 Unit/Facebook)

Nico’s family and friends attended his retirement party, or should we say pawty, and he was even treated to a cake.

Congratulations on your retirement, boy!
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