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Top dog : the story of Marine hero Lucca

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The story of K-9 Marine hero Lucca, a decorated and highly skilled military working dog, and the handlers who fought alongside her through two wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. A Specialized Search Dog, Lucca belonged to an elite group trained to work off-leash at long distances from their handlers. She served alongside both Special Forces and regular infantry, and became so sought-after that platoons frequently requested her by name.

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Cordelia A. Greene Library - Castile 956.704 GOO (Text)
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52136000364439
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Gorham Free Library 956.704 GOODAVAGE (Text)
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52119300136566
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Lyons Public Library 956.704 GOO (Text)
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  • ISBN: 9780525954361
  • ISBN: 0525954368
  • Physical Description: x, 306 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Dutton, 2014.

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The story of K-9 Marine hero Lucca, a decorated and highly skilled military working dog, and the handlers who fought alongside her through two wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. A Specialized Search Dog, Lucca belonged to an elite group trained to work off-leash at long distances from their handlers. She served alongside both Special Forces and regular infantry, and became so sought-after that platoons frequently requested her by name.
Subject: Lucca (Dog)
Dogs > War use > Afghanistan.
Dogs > War use > Iraq.
Dogs > Afghanistan.
Dogs > Iraq.
Human-animal relationships.
Detector dogs.
Afghan War, 2001- > Casualties.
Afghan War, 2001- > Veterans > Biography.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 > Veterans > Biography.
PETS / Dogs / General.
HISTORY / Military / Veterans.
HISTORY / Military / United States.


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