Belle

K-9 Belle poses on a grassy area
  • Name: Belle
  • Specialty: Explosives Detection/Search Enhanced Evidence K-9 (S.E.E.K.)
  • Breed: Labrador Retriever
  • Color: Black
  • Sex: Female
  • Weight: 60¬†pounds
  • Birthday: September 3, 2018
  • Training: ATF National Canine Center, Front Royal, VA
  • Handler: Special Agent Canine Handler Russell Withrow
  • Location:¬†San Francisco Field Division

K-9 Belle is an ATF Explosives Detection Canine assigned to the San Francisco Field Division with Special Agent Canine Handler Russell Withrow. Her job is to find explosives, guns and ammunition.

She is also an ATF Search Enhanced Evidence K-9 (S.E.E.K.) able to work off leash up to 150 yards away from her handler and detect more than 19,000 distinct odors. K-9 Belle started her training with the Guide Dogs for the Blind organization.

Last Reviewed December 10, 2020