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RIP Gabe, 2012 Hero Dog Award Winner

Gabe, a 10-year-old Lab mix who was rescued from a shelter the day before he was to be euthanized and then went on to serve 210 weapons-sniffing missions in Iraq, crossed the Rainbow Bridge today. The 2012 recipient of the American Humane Association Hero Dog Award suddenly became sick yesterday, according to his “Vote Gabe […]


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February 13, 2013 By:
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New Center Trains Dogs to Save Lives

The new Penn Vet Working Dog Center will train detection dogs for search-and-rescue missions.


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September 12, 2012 By:
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Cairo the Hero Dog Piques Interest in War Dog Adoptions

Cairo, the war dog who helped to take down Osama bin Laden, is raising interest in war dog adoptions across the U.S.


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June 7, 2011 By:
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Eli the War Dog Adopted by His Fallen Comrade’s Family

The family of Pfc. Colton Rusk, who died in Afghanistan, have adopted his beloved war dog, Eli.


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February 9, 2011 By:
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