Senior Airman Brandon Denton, 6th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, stands with his now retired military working dog, Conny, during a retirement ceremony in honor of three military working dogs at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., July 12, 2012. Denton and Conny have been partners for two years and upon her retirement was adopted by Denton. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Melissa Paradise)
Soldier Repays The Military Dog Who Saved His Life In The Best Way EVER
While serving in Afghanistan, U.S. military dog Layka was shot 4 times at point-blank range. Despite being shot, she still subdued the shooter, saving her handler’s life and the other members of the team. After 7 hours of surgery and the amputation of her leg, she made it through a survivor! Her handler, Staff Sgt. Julian McDonald, fought hard to adopt her and she’s now become a part of his own family. This is their story… Wasn’t that amazing?! We ... Read more
After An Officer Was Ambushed During a Traffic Stop, Look Who Comes To His Rescue!
Dogs really are man’s best friend. They have helped us in various ways. They help keep our homes safe, they help people with disability go about their day to day lives, and they risk their lives by sniffing bombs and helping police officers catch the bad guys. And one dog has proven himself as best friend and protector to a certain police officer. A Mississippi police officer was ambushed and attacked by three men. Hancock County Sheriff’s Department Deputy Todd ... Read more