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.

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.

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Meet Lucca, the K-9 Hero Who Risked Her Life to Save 14 Men!! Parade Magazine's…

Meet Lucca, the K-9 Hero Who Risked Her Life to Save 14 Men!! Parade Magazine's…

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God bless our service dogs for their love and loyalty. :)
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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.

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.

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Malinois X Dog Breed Information and Pictures, German Shepherd / Belgian Malinois Hybrid Dogs, German Malinois

Malinois X Dog Breed Information and Pictures, German Shepherd / Belgian Malinois Hybrid Dogs, German Malinois

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