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Military working dogs: More about the Air Force’s canine members

JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. — Most service members may be familiar with the wingman and battle-buddy concepts employed by the military. But for the group of military working dog trainers here, battle buddies take on a completely different form when battle buddies are dogs.

Some of the military working dogs are born into a puppy program at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, and are born and raised to be military working dogs.

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