Remembering the War Dogs

Remembrance day is tomorrow.

Last year I told you about Gander, a war dog from Newfoundland, Canada

This year I was looking for another Canadian dog, or any dog to tell you about. Sadly, Google was not being very cooperative. What I did find to share with you this year is a photo essay on war dogs in general.

Click on the stunning picture below to take you to this essay and learn more about the dogs who give their lives to keep up safe and free.

A U.S. Army soldier with the 10th Special Forces Group and his military working dog jump off the ramp of a CH-47 Chinook helicopter from the 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment during water training over the Gulf of Mexico as part of exercise Emerald Warrior 2011 on March 1, 2011. Emerald Warrior is an annual two-week joint/combined tactical exercise sponsored by U.S. Special Operations Command designed to leverage lessons learned from operations Iraqi and Enduring Freedom to provide trained and ready forces to combatant commanders. DoD photo by Tech. Sgt. Manuel J. Martinez, U.S. Air Force. (Released)

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My name is Sabrina. I am a three year old fawn pug who lives with my three humans and my brother-cat Shinobi. I came to live with my family in February of 2010. I don’t remember much about my life before that. I know that I didn’t have a nice warm bed to sleep in or soft couches to lay on. I was rescued from my previous life by the Boston Terrier & Pug Rescue of Southern Manitoba along with my brother, sister and mom. My human mum tells me that some dogs work at being smart and some work at being cute, and I am very, very cute. I think there may be some kind of insult here………
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4 Responses to Remembering the War Dogs

  1. Payton says:

    Wow, that was an inspiring story with such vivid pictures! Makes me proud to be a dog. Thanks for sharing, Sabrina.
    Love,
    Payton

  2. Benny & Lily says:

    Nice tribute
    Benny & Lily

  3. Chris says:

    That was a touching tribute to the power of a dog.

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