By Nona Kilgore Bauer
This can be the 1st significant ebook to salute the dogs that served the United States within the restoration missions following the terrorists' moves on the United States. A testomony to man's ally and his most important position in American background, this ebook will pay tribute to seventy eight canines heroes and their handlers, retelling their heart-stirring tales and photographically taking pictures many defining moments of the times that September eleventh, 2001. Nona Kilgore Bauer, an award-winning dogs journalist and writer, interviewed the handlers who participated within the restoration efforts on the international exchange Centre, the Pentagon and the clean Kills Landfill, the location to which the continues to be of the fallen towers have been transported. as well as paying tribute to the dog-and-handler groups that have been deployed after the assaults, Kennel membership Books helps the nationwide catastrophe seek puppy origin in its venture to provide qualified seek and rescue groups to guard the USA. A component of the proceeds of this e-book will profit the NDSDF.
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