Family of fallen marine to adopt his war dog

elaine | February 2, 2011

The family of a fallen Texas Marine is being given the bomb-sniffing dog that rushed to their son’s side after he was shot in Afghanistan.
Military officials say Pfc. Colton Rusk died after being shot in December by Taliban fighters. The 20-year-old was a machine-gunner and the handler to Eli, a black Labrador trained to identify explosives [...]

Nationally recognized arson dog dies

elaine | May 17, 2010

This is a story that I wanted to post last week, but I was having some computer issues so I am a little late, but I think it is an important story and this dog deserves the recognition.
The Colorado Bureau of Investigations first accelerant-sniffing K-9,”Erin”, lost her battle with cancer on Wednesday. “Erin” came to [...]