Staff Sgt. Ashleigh Green, 374th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, gives water to Rroswell, 374th SFS MWD, after completing an aircraft familiarization and detection training at Sagami Depot, Sagamihara Japan, Sept. 2, 2020. MWD's and their handler's work side-by-side on a daily basis to keep their bases secure and its residents safe. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Brieana E. Bolfing)
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K-9s sniff out explosives on Sagami

Staff Sgt. Ashleigh Green, 374th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, gives water to Rroswell, 374th SFS MWD, after completing an aircraft familiarization and detection training at Sagami Depot, Sagamihara Japan, Sept. 2, 2020. MWD’s and their handler’s work side-by-side on a daily basis to keep their bases secure and its residents safe. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman [Read More …]

U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Brandon Spears, Sgt. Michael Ramirez, and Sgt. Zach Moralas of the 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, work together to pull a military working dog to the top of the building as part of a K9 rappelling exercise at Al Asad Air Base, Iraq, May. 29, 2020. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Derek Mustard)
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K9 Rappelling Exercise

U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Brandon Spears, Sgt. Michael Ramirez, and Sgt. Zach Moralas of the 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, work together to pull a military working dog to the top of the building as part of a K9 rappelling exercise at Al Asad Air Base, Iraq, May. 29, 2020. (U.S. Army photo [Read More …]

Cpl. Emerson Sluis, a military working dog handler with 3rd Law Enforcement Battalion (LE Bn), works on retrieval skills with Nelly, a military working dog, during a training exercise at Kin Blue, Okinawa, Japan, June 11, 2020. Nelly is a patrol explosion detection dog (PEDD). PEDDs are used for their scouting abilities to sniff out explosives during patrols. The 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), the Marine Corps’ only continuously forward-deployed MEU, provides a flexible and lethal force ready to perform a wide range of military operations as the premier crisis response force in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Brienna Tuck)
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3rd LE Bn, 31st MEU conduct military working dog training exercise

Cpl. Emerson Sluis, a military working dog handler with 3rd Law Enforcement Battalion (LE Bn), works on retrieval skills with Nelly, a military working dog, during a training exercise at Kin Blue, Okinawa, Japan, June 11, 2020. Nelly is a patrol explosion detection dog (PEDD). PEDDs are used for their scouting abilities to sniff out explosives during patrols. The 31st [Read More …]

U.S. Army Sgt. Patrick Harrington, Soldier assigned to the USAG Italy 18th Military Police Detachment, conducts basic obedience drills with his military working dog “Aran”, under Covid-19 prevention condition at Caserma Ederle in Vicenza, Italy, on May 14, 2020. (U.S. Army photo by Dario Cortese)
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Military Working Dog

U.S. Army Sgt. Patrick Harrington, Soldier assigned to the USAG Italy 18th Military Police Detachment, conducts basic obedience drills with his military working dog “Aran”, under Covid-19 prevention condition at Caserma Ederle in Vicenza, Italy, on May 14, 2020. (U.S. Army photo by Dario Cortese)

A 386th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler and MWD Bingo take a water break during training at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, May 14, 2020. K-9s assigned to ASAB train daily to accomplish their mission in defending and improving the installation along with fostering partnerships between partners. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kevin Tanenbaum)
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ASAB K-9 perform vital training

A 386th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler and MWD Bingo take a water break during training at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, May 14, 2020. K-9s assigned to ASAB train daily to accomplish their mission in defending and improving the installation along with fostering partnerships between partners. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kevin Tanenbaum)

Staff Sgt. Sam Spurlock, 375th Security Forces Squadron combat arms instructor, scores a targeton May 11, 2020 at Scott Air Force Base, Ill. The combat arms training and maintenance class comes to the firing range to qualify on their weapon. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristin Savage)
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Scott AFB Honors Defenders During Police Week

Staff Sgt. Sam Spurlock, 375th Security Forces Squadron combat arms instructor, scores a targeton May 11, 2020 at Scott Air Force Base, Ill. The combat arms training and maintenance class comes to the firing range to qualify on their weapon. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristin Savage)

Military working dog Bruno, 49th Security Forces Squadron explosive detector dog, chews on a tennis ball during his retirement ceremony, April 24, 2020, on Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. After retirement, MWD Bruno was adopted by his handler, Staff Sgt. Chase Feeney, 49th SFS MWD handler. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Collette Brooks)
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Military working dog retirement ceremony

Military working dog Bruno, 49th Security Forces Squadron explosive detector dog, chews on a tennis ball during his retirement ceremony, April 24, 2020, on Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. After retirement, MWD Bruno was adopted by his handler, Staff Sgt. Chase Feeney, 49th SFS MWD handler. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Collette Brooks)

Military working dog, Szlovi, and his handler Pfc.Lexi Kreitlow, both from 503rd Military Working Dog Detachment, 142nd Military Police Company, 19th expeditionary sustainment Command, helps him navigate through obstacles during a training exercises, Mar. 23, 2020, Camp Humphreys, Republic of Korea. Szlovi is a single-purpose military working dog, trained as a drug detection dog. (U.S. Army Photo by Pfc. Jillian Hix, 20th Public Affairs Detachment)
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A Soldiers Best Friend During the Stop Move Directive

Military working dog, Szlovi, and his handler Pfc.Lexi Kreitlow, both from 503rd Military Working Dog Detachment, 142nd Military Police Company, 19th expeditionary sustainment Command, helps him navigate through obstacles during a training exercises, Mar. 23, 2020, Camp Humphreys, Republic of Korea. Szlovi is a single-purpose military working dog, trained as a drug detection dog. (U.S. Army Photo by Pfc. Jillian [Read More …]

Renato, 386th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron military working dog, lays down in a 386th Expeditionary Medical Group patient room at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, March 19, 2020. MWD Renato’s veterinary appointment took place to ensure his hips were healthy via x-ray. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman JaNae Capuno)
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386th ESFS K-9 receives health check

Renato, 386th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron military working dog, lays down in a 386th Expeditionary Medical Group patient room at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, March 19, 2020. MWD Renato’s veterinary appointment took place to ensure his hips were healthy via x-ray. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman JaNae Capuno)