K-9 Bak and Handler Rathjen-Gonzales

K-9 Bak is a black and tan German Shepherd who was born on 8/29/2022 in Budapest, Hungary. K-9 Bak and Officer Ray Rathjen-Gonzales are assigned to Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area. K-9 Bak understands German commands and is trained on narcotics detection, protecting his handler, and apprehending uncooperative suspects. When Bak is off duty, he lives at home with his "big brother" Copper; a German Shepard/Australian Cattle dog cross. .