A military dog who lost a leg when sniffing out a roadside bomb has been awarded the animal equivalent of the Victoria Cross after serving in more than 400 missions in Iraq and Afghanistan. Lucca, a 12-year-old German shepherd, served in the US Marine Corps for six years, protecting the lives of troops by sniffing out munitions.
Yes, German Shepherds can bite harder then pitbulls. That's why they make such efficient cop dogs. Nat Geo tested the bite force of a pit, Rott, and GSD, and the German Shepherd came out as having more PSI then the Pit Bull.