Canine joins Spectrum Health security, pulls double-duty

Posted at 8:24 PM, Aug 25, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-25 20:29:06-04

Grand Rapids, Mich -- Fix, a 15-month-old German Shepherd, had his first official day on the job as Spectrum Health's newest security team member.

Born in the Netherlands, Fix was trained in the Czech Republic, according to his new handler, Spectrum security police officer Derek Karcher.

Karcher has been with the hospital system's security team for three years.

Click the video to watch Fix and learn more about his roles at the hospital.