Military working dogs (MWD) will finally find a home with their former handlers upon returning from war or completion of their service in the American Military. The passing of the 2016 National Defense Authorization Act has changed the rules associated with retiring dogs on foreign soil, making it easier to bring them back home and putting them up for adoption.

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Protection dogs have been playing a major role in police forces all around the world. A recent example of these protection dogs’ heroism was Diesel, a 7-year-old Belgian Malinois police dog who was the only one to die in the French police’s encounter with the terrorists who were responsible for the deadly Paris attack.

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Mast cell tumors are quite common and account for a great number of skin tumors in dogs. Although mast cells are part of the normal immune system, when cancerous, they might be deadly. Breeds like Labrador Retrievers, Boxers, Boston Terriers, Beagles, Schnauzers, and other protection dogs are prone to developing these tumors.

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Many protection dog owners are not aware of the fact that dogs also get seizures. Of course, it is not the most pleasant situation to think about, but understanding seizures in dogs will allow you to help your four legged companion in the time of need. If a dog is having seizures, then it might be a sign of a problem with its nervous system.

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German shepherds are considered one of the friendliest dog breeds, and are one of the most popular choices for those looking for a loyal pet. However, when it comes to protecting their guardians and families, these dogs can really win your heart all over again. They are extremely loyal, loving, and caring, and can be really helpful in guarding you and your home.

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The German Pinscher is a breed that is used as a working dog. This highly energetic dog is perfect for helping their owners and turns out to be a great companion. This breed was developed as a working dog but was also helpful in hunting vermin. This dog still has the same personality and is ready to hunt down any rodents in the house.

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