Sgt. John Barton of the 4th Brigade of the US Army's 82nd Airborne Division pets his platoon's pet dog Ray-Ray as he awakens from sleeping outside at combat outpost Impala June 29, 2010 in Bala Murghab, Afghanistan. Many US troops in Afghanistan sleep in the outdoors in the summer due to the stifling overnight heat. The 82nd Airborne along with NATO Italian troops have been working for nearly a year in this combative zone in the far northwest of the country near the Turkmenistan border.
TROOPER REUNITES GIRL WITH DOG - Lindsey Hamm and her dog, Diva, with their hero, Michigan State PoliceTrooper Randy Gariglio. Diva disappeared Sunday night from her home near Ionia High School, and was found by Gariglio Monday morning near the MSP post on Riverside Drive.
I can't stop listening to these. Oddly inspirational and relaxing.
A Sussex Police officer who came up with the idea of a fund-raising fitness campaign to provide assistant dogs to injured and disabled men and women from the armed forces and emergency services launched at Crufts this weekend. Click on the picture for the full story.
Congrats!!! The 8th Military Police Working Dog Detachment, 91st Military Police Battalion, 10th Sustainment Brigade, 10th Mountain Division (LI), recently was recognized as winner of the U.S. Army Forces Command's Best Military Working Dog Detachment Award. (K9 Heroes - Facebook)
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