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BRINGING PART OF JOSH HOME: MWD OF FALLEN HANDLER ADOPTED BY FAMILY

By Cpl. Michelle Reif, II Marine Expeditionary Force
29 Feb 2016

MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. -- Military Working Dog handlers often describe the bond between themselves and their dogs as unbreakable and everlasting. Their dogs are more than just their best friends; they are their brothers, an extension of themselves, comrades in arms. For the family of fallen Marine Sgt. Joshua Ashley, adopting MWD Sirius into their family was like reuniting with a part of their son.29

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