These brave animals deserve better than this. Incidentally, I reblogged this from “Life in the Gym” by Dr Lynn.
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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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