Remembering The Dogs Of 9/11

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 While today remains a hugely important day for honoring the men and women who risked their lives on 9/11, many of whom lost their lives attempting to rescue others, I always find it important to recognize the rescue and service animals who also helped.

All of the dogs who served on 9/11 have since passed away. 

Grab some kleenex:

 

 

This article has a really beautiful tribute to a few specific rescue dogs and the roles they played on 9/11 and in the following months and years.