Roselle, the Hero and Guide Dog, who led her blind owner and others down 78 flights of stairs in Tower One of the World Trade Center moments before it collapsed. If you want the whole story read Thunder Dog. what a great story!
The lesser known of New York's canine heroes, comfort dogs, such as this golden retriever, help soothe those affected by the terrorist attacks of September Similar to search-and-rescue dogs, comfort dogs travel to disaster scenes to aid relief e
Senator Charles E. Schumer launched an online petition today to urge the United States Air Force to reunite Sergeant Rex, a military working dog, with his former partner, Iraq War veteran Corporal Megan Leavey, with whom he helped identify and disabl
In Memory Of Bart a True American Hero War Dog. Thank you Bart, for sacrificing your life in service to our country. I'd like to introduce Bart. He's the heroic working dog killed in action with 22 Navy SEALs
A dog handler serving in Afghanistan not only saved the life of a soldier who had been critically injured by an IED blast but then went on to trace and apprehend the bomb makers with the help of his canine comrade. Lance Corporal Lee Edwards, and his
Afghanistan, Day The use of teams has proved essential in the detection of booby traps, improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and other explosives that would otherwise be undetectable to modern technologies, greatly increasing soldier safety.
Remembering a War Hero: Gabe was a retired military working dog and winner of the 2012 American Humane Association Hero Dog Award. He participanted in 210 missions while serving in the military. Gabe died on Feb 2013 after being diagnosed with.
Every night on a long mission last year in Afghanistan, he would sneak out of the tarp-covered foxhole he shared with his handler, Marine Sgt. Mark Vierig, and stand guard over him through the night -- often in torrential rains.