Donovan Hunter enlisted in the United States Army in 2004 and served honorably for 7.5 years in a special operations unit, 1st Battalion 75th Ranger Regiment. Donovan served 8 combat deployments 5 of which were as a multipurpose K9 handler, reaching the rank of Staff Sergeant during his military career. After separating from the military, he was commissioned as a police officer for the Austin Police Department where he also became a K9 handler for an undercover tactical Street Narcotics Unit of the Organized Crime Division. Donovan was featured on the HBO documentary War Dogs, A Soldiers Best Friend and was the technical/military advisor for the feature film Dog. Donovan currently lives in Grove, Oklahoma with his wife Melissa and two children. He is the owner/operator of Von Jäger K9 LLC, which provides tactical and K9 training for Law Enforcement agencies, personal protection canines, basic/advanced obedience, and K9 sales. Donovan specializes in special operations tactics, law enforcement operations, and Military/law enforcement K9 utilization.
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