The Adventures of Doggy Grek

By Air Force Staff Sgt. Stacy L. PearsallApril 20, 2007

Staff Sgt. Kevin Reese and Grek share a bonding experience at the start of the operation.
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Grek and his comrades move into Buhriz, where Grek hopes to sniff out explosives and get a special doggy treat.
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Grek sniffs for IEDs along the road.
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The man-dog team search a vehicle for explosives.
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The Soldiers hear gunfire nearby. Grek looks to Staff Sgt. Kevin Reese for instructions.
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Pfc. Robert Nugent uses his scope after hearing more gunfire; this time less than 100 meters away. Grek is laying low.
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The team searches an alley.
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Area residents like the friendly dog.
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The operation has been a success. Grek and comrades enjoy a well-earned rest.
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