Accession Number: C.2017.172.2
Dimensions: 4 ¼ in X 5 ½ in
Dimensions (Metric): 10.16 cm X 12.7 cm
Credit Line: Gift of Robert Schnelle
Memorial card for NYPD K-9, Zeus. The card depicts a photograph of Zeus with his NYPD handler, Robert Schnelle. Printed text on the card reads: "In Loving Memory of K-9 Zeus | July 23, 2002 | Partner: | Officer Robert Schnelle | New York Police Dept. NY." On the back of the card is the printed poem "Guardians of the Night."
NYPD Officer Robert Schnelle and his canine partner Zeus, a German shepherd, responded to the bombing attack on the World Trade Center in 1993 and the attack on the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City in 1995.