Tag Archives: military dog

Hero Dog Nominee: Chaney

Posted on: August 25, 2014 - No Comments

Chaney is a nominee for the 2014 American Hero Dog Award. As is a former IED detection dog, Chaney saved the lives of countless soldiers in war. Now in his retirement years, he was adopted by one of his handlers and educates people about PTSD and how dogs can benefit veterans. CAST YOUR VOTE FOR THE 2014 Read More

Must Watch: Veteran and Bomb-Sniffing Dog Reunited

Posted on: May 13, 2014 - No Comments

When Iraq veteran Sgt. Jason Bos had to leave the Army due to a back injury almost two years ago, he feared that he would never get the chance to see his canine partner, MWD Cila, again. Little did he know he would have the opportunity to adopt the labrador retriever, who he had nicknamed Read More

U.S. Military Dog Captured in Afghanistan

Posted on: February 12, 2014 - 1 Comment

We’ve all become so used to seeing pictures of the Taliban and war torn Afghanistan that many people have become desensitized  to the fact that young men and women have died there and continue to put their lives at risk to keep us safe in all parts of the world.  To see this video though Read More

US Dedicates First National Monument Honoring Military Dogs

Posted on: November 5, 2013 - 3 Comments

The United States military has dedicated the first national monument for combat dogs, honoring the hard work and sacrifice of the working dogs of war. The bronze statue was erected at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas, the hub for military dog training since 1958.