• BAGHDAD - Air Force Staff Sgt. Christopher Ebeling, a military working dog handler from Castle Dale, Utah, assigned to Camp Victory Provost Marshall's Office, and his German Sheppard, Nero, navigate through a palm grove during a clearing mission with the North Carolina National Guard Soldiers of Company A, 252nd Combined Arms Battalion, 30th Heavy Brigade Combat Team, in Doura, here, June 13. Ebeling, from the 732nd Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron from Ellsworth, N.D., is on his third tour of the Middle East and has been in the military for 12 years.

    BAGHDAD - Air Force Staff Sgt. Christopher...

    BAGHDAD - Air Force Staff Sgt. Christopher Ebeling, a military working dog handler from Castle Dale, Utah, assigned to Camp Victory Provost Marshall's Office, and his German Sheppard, Nero, navigate through a palm grove during a clearing mission with...

  • BAGHDAD - Nero, a German Sheppard military working dog, and his handler, Castle Dale, Utah native, Air Force Staff Sgt. Christopher Ebeling, a military working dog handler assigned to Camp Victory Provost Marshall's Office, lead a group of Soldiers from Company A, 252nd Combined Arms Battalion, 30th Heavy Brigade Combat Team, through a thick palm grove searching for weapons or explosives in Doura, here, June 13. Only a few months ago, Ebeling and Nero were in South Dakota with much cooler temperatures, but Ebeling said that one of the best things about German Sheppards is their ability to adapt quickly.

    BAGHDAD - Nero, a German Sheppard military...

    BAGHDAD - Nero, a German Sheppard military working dog, and his handler, Castle Dale, Utah native, Air Force Staff Sgt. Christopher Ebeling, a military working dog handler assigned to Camp Victory Provost Marshall's Office, lead a group of Soldiers...

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