Cpl. Taylor W. Torrence spends a moment with his partner, Eesther, in the hangar bay of the USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6), while waiting to depart for a training mission as part of the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, at sea, Sept. 2, 2016.
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Bomb-Sniffing Dog That Deployed To Iraq Twice Receives Full Military Honors
The dog’s final resting place is a private farm near the military base.
A screenshot from a news report by the Grand Forks Herald shows recently retired military working dog Ferra enjoying retirement on a farm in Emerado, North Dakota.
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For This Hero Dog, ‘Going To The Farm’ Is A Good Thing
After years of service, an Air Force military working dog named Ferra begins her well-deserved retirement.
Ciro, 379th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron military working dog, pauses for a photo op while running the obstacle course as part of his daily training.
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ISIS Fighters Reportedly Savaged By American Military Working Dog
An American military dog is being hailed a hero after charging ISIS militants during a recent firefight in northern Iraq.
Sirius, a military working dog, pays his respects to his handler Sgt. Joshua R. Ashley during a memorial ceremony in the Regional Command Southwest chapel, Aug. 17.
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Bond Between A Marine And His Dog Continues After Death
When the family of a fallen handler heard his military working dog was being retired, they flew across the country to adopt him.
Staff Sgt. Michael Stevens, a military working dog handler for Combined Team Zabul, Afghanistan, runs his military working/patrol explosive detection dog Karo through an explosive device detection training session at Forward Operating Base Lagman, Feb. 2011.
Lifestyle
How To Train Your Dog To Military Standards
A Marine veteran and former military working dog handler offers some tips on how to train your dog.
Valdo, a Navy military working dog, locates improvised explosive devicemaking materials during a training session at Forward Operating Base Todd, Bala Murghab District, Baghdis province, Afghanistan, April 2, 2011.
Unsung Heroes
UNSUNG HEROES: The Military Dog Who Saved 4 Lives In An RPG Attack
When a U.S. patrol was ambushed this military working dog took the brunt of an RPG blast, saving four lives.
A photo of Rocky, a military working dog who was injured in an improvised explosive device strike on Dec. 3 in Afghanistan.
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Photo Of Injured Military Working Dog With Purple Heart Goes Viral
After a military working dog and his handler were injured in an IED strike a photo of the dog wearing a Purple Heart Medal went viral.
Bery, a military working dog, assigned to Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, waits patiently for his toy.
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10 Photos That Prove The Military Wouldn’t Be The Same Without Its Working Dogs
In honor of military working dogs, here are 10 awesome photos of the military’s four-legged warriors.