June 16, 2017
Air Force Canines Deploy to Support Operation Inherent Resolve
SOUTHWEST ASIA —
Air Force Senior Airmen Carlton Isaacson and Omar Araujo are dog handlers assigned to the 407th Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron. Both service members and their canine partners, Egon and Syrius, respectively, are deployed at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia in support of Operation Inherent Resolve.
Jan. 6, 2017
Face of Defense: Soldiers Care for Furry Warriors
JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. —
Valeris Garvin, a small-town girl from Fremont, Ohio, dreamed of working in veterinary medicine. Right out of high school, she walked into an Army recruiter’s office and landed a job with animals. Now a staff sergeant, Garvin has cared for puppies, primates and tigers, but not without a scratch or two along the way.