Active Teams: Ohio

Steve Gallagher and K-9 Gunther

Steve Gallagher is an Assistant Chief with the Chillicothe Fire Department. In 2000 he became a certified arson K-9 handler when he was partnered with K-9 Winchester. Winchester retired from service in 2011. In May 2013 he was partnered with K-9 Gunther during a five week class in Alfred, Maine sponsored by State Farm®. Steve & Gunther are certified according to the Maine Criminal Justice Academy standards.

Department information:

Chillicothe Fire Department
54 E. Water Street
Chillicothe, OH 45601

Stephen Claytor and K-9 Rudy

Stephen Claytor is a member of the Green Township Fire Department.

In 2001 he became a certified arson K-9 handler for the Green Township Fire Department. In 2008 he was partnered with K-9 Rudy during a five week class in Alfred, Maine sponsored by State Farm®. Stephen & Rudy are certified according to the Maine Criminal Justice Academy standards.

Department information:

Green Township Fire Department
6303 Harrison Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45248