Dog, veteran, hero

Meet Gabe. He’s a noncommissioned officer (a sergeant first class), a combat veteran and a hero with some 40 awards including three Army Commendation Medals and an Army Achievement medal. He’s trained to sniff out explosives, weapons and ammunition. He’s also a dog. But he’s not just any dog: He’s a rescue dog, a military…

Retired Fort Jackson K-9 wins Hero Dog award

  Of all the heroic service K-9 officers,  retired Sergeant 1st Class Gabe is top dog. American Humane Association announced Gabe won the Hero Dog contest Saturday night at a gala event in Beverly Hills. Gabe served a successful 170 combat patrols and is now stationed at Fort Jackson.   Read More: