Cleveland Army Private First Class Katelyn Gallagher won a battle to get her 5-year-old Bloodhound, Buck back after the man she had asked to watch the dog while she was away at training gave it to another family.
"My good friend will get to enjoy her husband for the holidays this year. Such a great R&R treat for them! Once they got home from the airport, she filmed their dog Silver's reaction to seeing David for the first time...
"Khloe, my dog, and I had been separated 7 and 1/2 months until this night! It was a great reunion for both of us. I was able to spend last 6 months in Iraq, home on R&R." -Nathan Z.
In 2011 when Chief Petty Officer Fabian Salazar and his battle buddy Max were both active duty, they were deployed to Afghanistan together to detect explosives. Their jobs caused them to separate as Max went on to another handler and CPO Salazar was sent to Guantanamo Bay. But it’s their time together in Afghanistan CPO Salazar won’t forget.
Dante, our 2 year old border collie mix, is so happy to have his daddy home after 9 months! He had to stay home during the welcome home ceremony so the kids and I let him out while Daddy waited in the garage.