May 22, 2013 - 6 hours ago in World
Des Moines - Marine Sergeant Ross Gundlach was a dog handler in Afghanistan from 2011 to 2012. Gundlach promised his bomb-sniffing dog, Casey, that he would find her again, and last Friday, his wish came true and he was able to keep that promise.
He has been reunited with his constant companion in Afghanistan and it was all thanks to State Fire Marshal Director Ray Reynolds.
While he was based in Afghanistan during 2011-2012, Gundlach and Casey carried out 150 missions together. According to Gundlach, Casey never missed a single bomb and he credits the dog with the fact that he had been able to make it home safely. He even has a tattoo on his right forearm, showing Casey with angel wings and a halo, sitting a the foot of a Marine.
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