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Rebecca’s War Dog of the Week: Friday photo: Ty’s got your back

Rebecca’s War Dog of the Week: Friday photo: Ty’s got your back

By Rebecca Frankel
Best Defense Chief Canine Correspondent

IDD detection dog Ty keeps watch while his handler Marine LCpl. Brandon Mann, a Texas native with the 1st Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion sweeps the area with a look through his automatic rifle. The pair along with other Marines and sailors was in Helmand Province assigned to a "clearing and disrupting operations in and around the villages of Sre Kala and Paygel during Operation Highland Thunder" on February 2.