Queenslanders are challenged to name seven police puppies

The Queensland Police Service (QPS) in Australia called for the locals to assist them in naming the latest litter of seven puppies in a video released on Thursday, June 22, when the puppies turned six weeks old.

"Now squad, as our latest recruits you should uphold the values of modern policing. You need to lead by example, have good listening skills, be great communicators and always well groomed. Now get out there and show us what you're made of," said Dog Squad Sgt. Dean Hansen.

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SYDNEY, Nov. 7, 2016 -- A policewoman holds a baby koala tucked inside a handbag in Australia's Queensland, Nov. 6, 2016. Australian Queensland police have discovered a baby koala tucked inside a convict's handbag just moments before her arrest. (Xinhua/Queensland Police Service via Getty Images)
Super keen doggo taken into custody today in Townsville after breaking free and trying to assist crews battling a building fire. Released back to family with a warning cuddle. #qps #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #qpsmedia
Boss I'm wrapped up in a bit of a situation... #qpsmedia #queenslandpolice #qldpolice #qps
When you realise you've received 22,000 name suggestions. Help us name the G litter. To submit your suggestion visit the link in our bio. #dogsofinstgram #policedogs #queenslandpolice #qldpolice #qps #qpsmedia
SYDNEY, Nov. 7, 2016 -- Photo taken on Nov. 6, 2016 shows a baby koala tucked inside a handbag in Australia's Queensland. Australian Queensland police have discovered a baby koala tucked inside a convict's handbag just moments before her arrest. (Xinhua/Queensland Police Service via Getty Images)
A very big happy first birthday to the D litter boys - Drago (pictured), Dabs, Digger, Dodger, Dozer, Darth and Dread! We hope you all get a D-licious bone ๐ŸŽ‚๐Ÿถ #qps #qpsmedia #qldpolice #queenslandpolice
Isnโ€™t posing for photos the wurst? ๐Ÿ™„ #DashingHound #dogsofinstgram #qpsmedia #qps #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #police #officer
SYDNEY, Nov. 7, 2016 -- A policewoman holds a baby koala tucked inside a handbag in Australia's Queensland, Nov. 6, 2016. Australian Queensland police have discovered a baby koala tucked inside a convict's handbag just moments before her arrest. (Xinhua/Queensland Police Service via Getty Images)
Don't forget to give your blind spot some love ๐Ÿš—๐Ÿ˜˜#LeadByExample #qps #qpsmedia #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #police #officer #dalmation
Blackwater Police found themselves in a prickly situation after a spiny character was found walking the streets carrying multiple sharp objects. After a little encouragement to safety and a quick welfare check, the officer deemed this suspect only a threat to local insects and released the critter from custody ๐Ÿ‘ฎ #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #qpsmedia #qps #police #officer #copsaretops #echidna
This shift is cray cray ๐Ÿ˜œ๐Ÿ™ƒ #whatacatch #crayfish #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #qpsmedia #qps #police #officer
Everybody needs good neighhhhbours. A spur-of-the-moment decision made by this local brumby saw it shelter from the rein in the police garage ๐Ÿด๐Ÿš” #horsesofinstagram #brumby #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #qpsmedia #qps #policecar
How did they goat there? We herd on this occasion the officer didn't mind these kids acting the goat ๐Ÿ๐Ÿš”๐Ÿ™ƒ #GoatToBeKidding #goatsofinstagram #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #qpsmedia #qps #police
Pawsition description: Must love dogs ๐Ÿ“๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿถ #dogsofinstgram #copsaretops #pawenforcement #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #qpsmedia #qps
No Prince Charming here, but perhaps a ninja turtle? ๐Ÿข #qps #qpsmedia #queenslandpolice #qldpolice #queenslandpoliceservice
That's not what we meant by 'slip slop slap' โ˜€๏ธ ๐Ÿ‘… #PoliceDogScamp #policedog #dogsquad #qps #qpsmedia #queenslandpoliceservice #queenslandpolice #qldpolice
Nothing fishy here ๐ŸŸ #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #qpsmedia #qps #copsaretops #police #officer
"What do you mean you missed #NationalPuppyDay?" ๐Ÿ˜ฑ๐Ÿถ #dogsquad #policepuppy #puppy #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #qpsmedia #qps #police #officer
Wide eyed and one bushy tail ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ• #pawsome #copsaretops #qps #qpsmedia #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #police #officer #dogsofinstagram
PD Tiki hanging with PD Neptune - her brother from another mother ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿพ #pawenforcement #labbinglife #labsofinstagram #labrador #policedog #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #qpsmedia #qps
Wish this cutie could foal-low me around all day #HayWeTried #OnlyPunWeCouldStirrup ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿด #qps #qpsmedia #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice
Talk about sticking together ๐Ÿ˜ฐ To read more about this encounter, visit the link in our bio for the first of our Creatures Featured series. #qps #qpsmedia #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #creaturesfeatured
And the mother duck said... #quack ๐Ÿฆ†๐Ÿฆ† #qps #qpsmedia #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #duck
My little helper making sure I don't forget anything! - Recruit Megan ๐Ÿ‘ฎ๐Ÿ• #instagramtakeover #recruitmegan #policerecruit #dogs #dogsofinsta #queenslandpolice #qldpolice #qps #qpsmedia
Today we learned that the key to happiness is to always keep a puppy in each arm ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ•#dogsofinsta #qps #qpsmedia #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice
Paw patrols ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿšจ #pawenforcement #everydoghasitsday #goldenmoment #goldenretriever #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #qpsmedia #qps #police
We wallaby this chill ๐Ÿ™#HopToIt #skippy #straya #qps #qpsmedia #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #police #officer
โ€ชTop dog โ˜๏ธ๐Ÿ˜Ž #IFeelTheNeedTheNeedForSchmackos #copter #polair #helicopter #policedog #police #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #qpsmedia #qpsโ€ฌ
We've had a hoppy Sunday ๐Ÿธ๐Ÿธ #qps #qpsmedia #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice
Steer'd past this fella today ๐Ÿ‚๐Ÿฎ #NoBull #qps #qpsmedia #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #police #officer #copsaretops
Guess what day it is?! ๐Ÿซ๐Ÿ’ #halfwaytotheweekend #qps #qpsmedia #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #officer #police
This little guy and his bro were rescued by police after they were seen waddling across a road with no mum. They have now been adopted into a warm home ๐Ÿก๐Ÿฅ#ChickMagnets #copsaretops #qps #qpsmedia #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #queenslandpoliceservice #police #officer
Our site visit meant coming head-to-head with this terrierfying guard dog ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜† #ItWasRuff #PawEnforcement #qps #qpsmedia #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #police #officer #copsaretops #dogsofinstagram
Two generations of crime fighters ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿ’ช #dogsquad #qldpoliceservice #qldpolice #qps #qpsmedia #copsaretops #police #workingdogs #dogsofinstagram #germanshepard
Having a barking good time ๐Ÿ˜†๐Ÿ˜‰ #pawsome #qldpolice #queenslandpolice #police #qpsmedia #qps #officer #staffy #dogsofinstagram
DJ the koala was reunited with her rescuer, Senior Constable Justin, after recovering from a car accident ๐Ÿจ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿ‘ฎ๐Ÿ’™ ๐Ÿ“ธ by @wildlifewarriorsworldwide #AustraliaZooWildlifeHospital #koala #joey #wildlife #queenslandpolice #qldpolice #qpsmedia #qps #police #officer
Making a new furry friend ๐Ÿ‘ฎโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ’™ #kangaroo #queenslandpolice #qldpolice #police #qpsmedia #qps #officer #marsupial
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The QPS has the tradition to name each litter with the initial letter that follows in alphabetical order, the Media and Public Affair Officer Natalie Wilson told Reuters. The latest litter dictates that their names will begin with the letter 'G', Wilson added.

The puppies, two male and five female, will be trained to become general purpose or drug detection dogs, according to the media statement from the QPS.

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