PORTLAND -- He worked hard, ate all the right things, and hit the track with his trainers. Now, it looks like Murphy's hard work has finally paid off.

The Portland Police Bureau told KGW Murphy passed his test Friday and will be a part of the Mounted Patrol Unit.

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Murphy went through an extensive 60-day boot camp with trainers to slim down and put on muscle.

But the bureau said he still has a little training left to go.

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