About this item
Mike Dowling is a decorated former Marine Corps corporal who served in Iraq as part of a K-9 team, together with Rex, his beloved German shepherd partner. This touching memoir describes both the unbearable tension of searching for and dismantling explosives in the treacherous rural area near Mahmoudiyah, and the soulful bond that Dowling and Rex shared. Rex went on to have other handlers, and retired in 2011, after having helped to save countless lives.
Tells the inspiring story of Sergeant Mike Dowling and his bomb-sniffing dog, Rex, as they navigated the always-dangerous Triangle of Death region in Iraq in 2004.
Number of Pages: 294
Genre: Biography + Autobiography, Pets
Sub-Genre: Military, Dogs / General, Personal Memoirs
Publisher: Atria Books
Author: DOWLING, MIKE
Street Date: October 9, 2012
Item Number (DPCI): 059-04-3991