Photo Credit: Photo courtesy of Sgt. 1st Class Charles Shuck
Sgt. 1st Class Charles Shuck coaxes his military working dog, Sgt. 1st Class Gabe, up a ladder during an explosives search in Iraq in 2007. Gabe was the most successful detection dog in Iraq that year, and was recently named the American Humane Association's 2012 Hero Dog of the Year.