These brave animals deserve better than this. Incidentally, I reblogged this from “Life in the Gym” by Dr Lynn.
Help save the lives of some military working dogs
Sign the petition at the bottom of this post. It costs nothing and only requires your name and email address.
Kevin and his handler
Military working dogs are highly trained canines who go to war to help do very dangerous work. Dogs have fought alongside American forces in every conflict since the Revolutionary War (but only officially since WWII). The particular dogs in danger of having their lives taken, worked with UK forces on the battlefield.
According to an article in The Sun, two Army dogs who helped save thousands of lives while on duty in Afghanistan will be put down next week, because Top Brass say they can’t be re-homed. This is despite having trained, military dog handlers who are willing and able to take them in and provide a home for them.
Kevin worked in Afghanistan (Helmand Province) sniffing…
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Thanks for highlighting this crucial effort to save these magnificent and essential working dogs John. I have signed the petition on: change.org/saveveterandogs, At the last count, there were 100,000 petitioners.
Thanks a lot, Rich. I just hope it has some kind of impact and the brave dogs are allowed to live out a pleasant old age.
Here Here John.
Thanks very much!
A worthy cause indeed! Done.
Thank you for sharing.
My pleasure. We need to stop treating animals in such a cruel way.