Hero Dogs: Secret Missions and Selfless Service by Lance M. BaconHero Dogs: Secret Missions and Selfless Service by Lance M. Bacon

Hero Dogs: Secret Missions and Selfless Service

byLance M. BaconPreface byRonald L. Aiello

Hardcover | November 6, 2012

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Today's specially trained war dogs--like the anonymous canine hero that took part in the top-secret mission against Osama bin Laden--are a breed apart, assisting their human friends in locating improvised explosive devices, conducting clandestine missions, and more. Many have earned recognition for heroism. Others struggle with wounds and post-traumatic stress. Dozens died in the line of duty. Filled with hundreds of dramatic never-before-seen photos, this one-of-a-kind book features inspiring tales of selfless battlefield service related by the war dogs' handlers and fellow soldiers.
Ronald L. Aiello served in the United States Marine Corps from 1964 to 1970. During this period Ron had the honor of serving with the First Marine Scout Dog Platoon. In the year 2000, Ron and four other Vietnam veteran dog handlers formed The United States War Dogs Association, Inc., which is a nonprofit organization of former and curr...
Title:Hero Dogs: Secret Missions and Selfless ServiceFormat:HardcoverDimensions:160 pages, 11 × 8.25 × 0.98 inPublished:November 6, 2012Publisher:White Star PublishersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:8854406570

ISBN - 13:9788854406575

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