100 Images From Afghanistan - Day 82. The use of K9 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.

100 Images From Afghanistan - Day 82. The use of K9 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.

Sgt Stubby (1916 or 1917 – March 16, 1926), the most decorated war dog of World War I and the only dog to be promoted to sergeant through combat

Sgt Stubby (1916 or 1917 – March 16, 1926), the most decorated war dog of World War I and the only dog to be promoted to sergeant through combat

Thank you to all of the brave men, women and dogs who have risked their lives to protect our country.

Thank you to all of the brave men, women and dogs who have risked their lives to protect our country.

www.Dogs 4 Warriors.org.    An amazing cause supporting veterans at no cost, supplying service dogs for vets with PTSD and TBI for free

www.Dogs 4 Warriors.org. An amazing cause supporting veterans at no cost, supplying service dogs for vets with PTSD and TBI for free

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Have you noticed most homeless people have a dog? Does make you think. I think we all need someone. A dog is comfort and loving on cold lonely nights. They don't care what you have. All they want is to be cared for. That is the same as some of us,

National Guard soldiers from New York were reunited Wednesday with a stray dog and her seven puppies who had become "part of the family" while they were stationed in Afghanistan.

National Guard soldiers from New York were reunited Wednesday with a stray dog and her seven puppies who had become "part of the family" while they were stationed in Afghanistan.

In last week's post I sent a dispatch from Lackland AFB in San Antonio, Texas where I attended the DoD's K-9 Trials -- a dog team competition that hadn't been hosted there since 9/11.     The competition itself spanned three long days. Each day every team had to complete a series of new tasks, which stretched from detaining unruly and aggressive "suspects" they encountered on a patrol, to multiple cordon searches for explosives (or for the narcotics dogs, drugs).

In last week's post I sent a dispatch from Lackland AFB in San Antonio, Texas where I attended the DoD's K-9 Trials -- a dog team competition that hadn't been hosted there since 9/11. The competition itself spanned three long days. Each day every team had to complete a series of new tasks, which stretched from detaining unruly and aggressive "suspects" they encountered on a patrol, to multiple cordon searches for explosives (or for the narcotics dogs, drugs).

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