Going to fight in the Vietnam War, you search for anything to better your chance for survival. One airman found his edge by joining the U.S Air Force Sentry Dog Handlers. This is his story- a brave and intimate portrayal told with honesty, humor, and pain in a gripping behind the scenes account. From barracks and nightly patrols, to the city bars and back alleys, this is a tribute to the handlers and thei noble canines.
Dogs have become more than mere pets, in the eyes of many these companions are friends and family. But when it comes to dogs that serve in the military, they become equal members of the team. Each day, these canines’ actions and reactions to often difficult situations impact the personal safety and care of men and women as they serve their communities and country.