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Memorial Day: On this day most of us celebrate the day off from work by frolicking at the beach, having BBQs and enjoying the company of friends and family.   But while we rarely do it, we should all pause ...

Military dog handler Kory Wiens and his dog Cooper. Inseparable in war, gone together.

Obviously she is what most believe is a hero! The noble peace prize has become totally insignificant!

A true hero

Irena Sendler -- brave and compassionate hero that should have been the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize winner. Let me not get started with Obama getting a Nobel Peace Prize for absolutely nothing!

In Afghanistan this pup saved this soldiers life from being killed by an IED

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

Some handlers in Vietnam would reenlist so they could stay with their dogs a little longer rather than let them face the terrible fate of most Vietnam military working dogs. Former Marine dog handler Ron Aiello, here with his MWD Stormy, would go on to found the national nonprofit organization, the United States War Dogs Association, to better conditions for dogs and handlers and create more public awareness of working dog teams. (See Resources for more on this group.) (Photo courtesy of Ron…

Military dogs may be as old as armies themselves — the ancient Egyptians trained them for battle — but it’s only in recent American history that such dogs have been respectfully bred, trained and r…

Military Service dog, Dogs serving our country Cameron refers to his service dog Harper as his “battle buddy.

Military Service dog, Dogs serving our country. Cameron refers to his service dog Harper as his “battle buddy".

Sgt Major Chris Moyer with Valco who died in battle in Iraq

Sgt Major Chris Moyer with Valco (Military War Hero - RIP & God Bless you!) who died in battle to Sniper Fire in Iraq in

I rescued a golden retriever this past summer who was just hanging out in the wilds of Atlanta.

The wonderful story of Bran. Made me tear up! Such a handsome dog and a beautiful story that makes me happy that there are good people in this world.

"The average Military Working Dog saves 150 lives during its time in service," www.dogheirs.com/...

"The average Military Working Dog saves 150 lives during its time in service,"

In Memory ... BOTH killed in combat together July 6, 2007 .  Cpl.Kory Wiens and MWD Sgt. Cooper Weins ,both killed in action July 6, 2007 while on patrol in Muhammad Sath , Iraq. Kory and Cooper were the first Military Working Dog team killed in combat together since Vietnam.

BOTH killed in combat together July 2007 .Kory Wiens and MWD Sgt. Cooper Weins ,both killed in action July 2007 while on patrol in Muhammad Sath , Iraq. Kory and Cooper were the first Military Working Dog team killed in combat to

K9 Heroes    AWESOME!!! Congrats to you both: Staff Sgt. Samantha Navarrete, 11th Security Support Flight military working dog handler, presents a 2012 K-9 Medal for Exceptional Service to her dog, Besy, during a ceremony April 18, 2013, at Joint Base Andrews, Md. Besy was one of only two honored in 2012 for demonstrating exceptional acts in the War on Terror. This is the first time an Air Force team has received this award. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Nesha Humes)

Congrats to you both: Staff Sgt. Samantha Navarrete, Security Support Flight military working dog handler, presents a 2012 Medal for Exceptional Service to her dog, Besy, during a ceremony April at Joint Base And

BART, The Nave Seal Dog who died with most of the members of Seal Team 6... What a great Dog

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

Gabe, a Corporal in the United States Marine Corps, was injured while deployed in Afghanistan. He received Service Dog Wonka from Canine Companions for Independence last year. Wonka helps Gabe by retrieving items off the ground, including his prosthetic legs when he is using a wheelchair.

Gabe, a Marine injured in Afghanistan. His service dog Wonka helps Gabe by retrieving items off the ground, including his prosthetic legs when he is using a wheelchair.

CAMP LEMONNIER, Djibouti (April 2, 2011) - U.S. Navy Lieutenant Junior Grade John Maurus, Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 11 team leader, thanks Zeus, a U.S. Navy military explosive detector working dog, after completing the EOD Memorial five kilometer run April 2. photo by U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Dawn M. Price)

ZEUS MWD (April - U. Navy Lieutenant Junior Grade John Maurus, Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 11 team leader, thanks Zeus, a U. Navy military explosive detector working dog, after completing the EOD Memorial five kilometer run April

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