NICHOLAS - A1100510 - - Manhattan TO BE DESTROYED 01/10/17 A volunteer writes: Color me premature but I think we’ve found our winner for 2017’s Best Smile of the Year. And the award goes to…Nicholas! On a recent, winter afternoon the wind whipped ferociously about our heads and I know my teeth were chattering plenty. But Nicholas? He looked as snug as a bug in a rug (or a cherry red sweater) and just try and wipe the eternal grin off of this boy’s f
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, is the winner of the American Humane Association’s 2012 Hero Dog Award.
Eddie Albert US Navy. Drove Amtracks in several Pacific invasions. He served in the landings at Saipan in 1943, where he rescued wounded and stranded Marines from the beachhead. At Tarawa, he was wounded and lost most of his hearing and earned the Bronze Star.
Rip (died 1946), a mixed-breed terrier, was a Second World War search and rescue dog who was awarded the Dickin Medal for bravery in 1945. He was found in Poplar, London, in 1940 by an Air Raid Warden, and became the service's first search and rescue dog. He is credited with saving the lives of over 100 people. He was the first of twelve Dickin Medal winners to be buried in the PDSA's cemetery in Ilford, Essex.
ANNIE (A1692518) I am a female white and black Bull Terrier. The shelter staff think I am about 6 years old. I was found as a stray and I may be available for adoption on 04/22/2015. — Miami Dade https://www.facebook.com/urgentdogsofmiami/photos/pb.191859757515102.-2207520000.1429223423./963960426971694/?type=3&theater