Pictured are Great Bend Police Department officer and K-9 handler Amber Allen and her dog Menta; Louis Ramey and Chris Boys, American Family Insurance, Chris Boys Agency; Bryan Harris, retired; Chief of Police David Bailey; Kenton and Kevin Lockwood, Parts Inc.; Derik Wilson, Eldridge Fencing; Barton County Sheriff’s Office deputy and K-9 handler Nicholas Katzenmeier and his dog Maxx; and GBPD Sgt. Gary Davis. The private citizens shown pitched in to buy dog food for the GBPD and BCSO K-9s. “These officers put their lives on the line every day for us. This is our way of saying thank you,” Harris said.