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Contract & Military Working Dogs (#2054)

Presented by PILLAR Institute for Lifelong Learning at American Legion Centennial Post 209, Colorado Springs CO

Jun 20 2015
PILLAR Institute for Lifelong Learning located in Colorado Springs CO

War dogs have fought beside their human companions for millennia. Ancient Egypt, the Greek city states, and Rome have records of their dogs accomplishments in battle. Alexander the Great named a city after his dog, and Napoleon described a touching battlefield death scene between a poodle and its human. Today, Military Working Dogs (MWD) and Contract Working Dogs (CWD)- collectively called war dogs-are trained to perform more sophisticated duties beyond fighting and standing sentry. They find

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1:00 PM

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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American Legion Centennial Post 209

3613 Jeannine Dr., Colorado Springs, CO 80917

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