The Washington Times Weekly - - Politics -

Three cheers for noble ca­nines. Just ded­i­cated: the U.S. Mil­i­tary Work­ing Dog Teams Na­tional Mon­u­ment, meant to honor the in­trepid com­pan­ions who sniff out ex­plo­sives and brave the bat­tle­field. The four-footed sol­diers have saved lives, died in the line of duty, served as sen­tries and scouts and set their own ex­am­ples. Con­sider, for ex­am­ple, Army Sgt. Maj. Fasco — a Ger­man shep­herd — who made a record-break­ing air­borne jump six years ago from 12,500 feet above Fort Leonard Wood,

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.