Nero, a Contract Working Dog (CWD), served 7 years … of the volunteers behind Mission K9 Rescue as their first retired warrior to return home from Afghanistan. His much-deserved homecoming became a near-tragic disaster when his plane experienced a … Link.

It went to be professionally-certified in the commonwealth of Pennsylvania as a K9 Search and Rescue Team Oct. 16. There were four dogs certified in Search and Rescue and K9s are cross-trained in scent detection, K9 drug detection and K9 personal protection. Link.