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Saturday 24 December 2016

His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, has today released an official photographic portrait of the Governor, Mrs de Jersey and Gavel to commemorate the Police Recruit Dog's first Christmas at Fernberg. 

Christmas Photo For Facebook

Gavel arrived at Government House in April as a six-week old German shepherd puppy on a 12 month training and socialisation program as he prepares to become a Police Dog. So quickly has Gavel grown, he is pictured here wearing the fourth edition of his special ceremonial coat which features the Governor’s Standard and the insignia of the Queensland Police Service.

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