Photo Credit: Carlo Casem, Training Support Center
Max, a retired military working dog, was provided a certificate, medal and doggie toys by the War Dogs Association Chapter 1-Western Region, a non-profit that supports handlers and adopters of retired military working dogs. Angela and Thomas Boggs (rear) adopted the Belgian Malinois after he was retired from service that spanned from 2006 to 2013. Max is flanked by Fort Irwin, Calif., United States Army Garrison Commander Col. Jon Braga (left) and Sgt. Maj. Carlos Esmurria, U.S. Army Garrison senior enlisted adviser, during a commander's call at Fort Irwin, in February.