In honor of Luca, Fort Worth PD's Search and Rescue Dog, and just one day after his passing, Luca's sister Isabella and human parents Officer and Mrs. Cole Brock attended Friends of Oakhurst Park (FOOP) 2nd birthday celebration on Saturday, October 14th to honor Luca and his service to our community.
Junior FOOP Friends collected 500 pounds of pet food to donate to the City of Fort Worth Animal shelter in loving memory of Luca and his work to search and rescue the missing in our community.
Luca was the finalist for the Hero Dog Award by the American Humane Association joined other dogs in Hollywood for the prestigious awards show.
Luca won 1st overall in the Search & Rescue Group !!!! The show will air at 7 p.m. on Oct. 25, on the Hallmark Channel.
During the week prior to his passing, Luca and his family became dear 'Friends' of FOOP. Luca will eternally be remembered as a "Pet of Oakhurst Park".
Thanks so much to everyone who came out to celebrate the new combination fountain in the park and the second birthday of Friends of Oakhurst Park (FOOP)!
Please share your pictures with us at firstname.lastname@example.org and on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/FriendsofOakhurstPark/.
Bring your "fur baby" and the kiddos and come celebrate Oakhurst Park's new drinking fountain with PET and ADA accessibility and FOOP's 2nd Birthday! Meet "LUCA" the FWPD 2017 National Hero Dog finalist and "HENRY" the City of Fort Worth Animal Control Mascot! Get your and your "fur baby's" photo made for FOOP's website! Play in the park! Enjoy kids crafts! Paint "Oakhurst Park Rocks"! Visit with friends and neighbors and eat a slice of FOOP's birthday cake! See ya in the park!