Airmen, Military Working Dogs Train on Alaska Base

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Air Force Staff Sgt. Rob Schneider guides Kahn, a Belgian Malinois military working dog, over a hurdle during a training session on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 26, 2013. Schneider and Kahn are assigned to the 673d Air Base Wing Security Forces Squadron, where airmen train with their K-9 counterparts to keep their teams flexible to respond to law enforcement emergencies and overseas deployments. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Ajax, a German shepherd military working dog, runs through a tube during a training session on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 26, 2013. Ajax is assigned to the 673d Air Base Wing Security Forces Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Ajax, a German shepherd military working dog, leaps over a hurdle during a training session on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 26, 2013. Ajax is assigned to the 673d Air Base Wing Security Forces Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Air Force Staff Sgt. Rob Schneider plays with Kahn, a Belgian Malinois military working dog, after a training session on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 26, 2013. Schneider and Kahn are assigned to the 673d Air Base Wing Security Forces Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Kimba, a Belgian Malinois military working dog, runs toward an aggressor during a training session on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 26, 2013. Kimba is assigned to the 673d Air Base Wing Security Forces Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Air Force Senior Airman Shawn Witcher tries to fight off Kimba, a military working dog, during an training session on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 26, 2013. Witcher and Kimba are assigned to the 673d Air Base Wing Security Forces Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher
  • Air Force Senior Airman Shawn Witcher sits with his military working dog, Ajax, after a training session on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Aug. 26, 2013. Witcher and Ajax are assigned to the 673d Air Base Wing Security Forces Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher