Ukraine’s mine-sniffing dog given medal after finding over 200 explosives | Ukraine

A mine-sniffing dog credited with detecting more than 200 explosives since the start of the war in Ukraine has been given a medal for his services to the country. Patron, a two-and-a-half-year-old jack russell, was presented with the award by Ukraine’s president, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, at a ceremony in Kyiv. The terrier, whose name means “ammo” … Read more

Tiny Bomb-Sniffing Dog Finds Over 150 Explosives In Ukraine

When most people picture a working dog, they think of German Shepherds, Belgian Malinoises, or other large, strong breeds. Jack Russell Terriers are probably far from what you might expect. However, a bomb-sniffing Jack Russell named Patron is likely the most famous working dog in Ukraine. Amid the war, Patron has located many explosives, saving … Read more