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Fightin' Dogs: Col. Rex Applegate and Deke

As with the sword and the shield, the bond between a soldier and a dog is forever rooted in combat. Col. Rex Applegate had a fightin' dog in Deke, his Rhodesian Ridgeback.

Guard Dogs for Home Protection: 4 Important Training Tips

In addition to a firearm, canine security devices can make your home and your family much safer. But, as with guns, proper training is key.

How Dogs Can Aid Your Personal-Defense Plan

A personal defense plan is a multi-layered thing and guns are only a small part of the big picture. Having a dog at home is another aspect to consider, and Sheriff Jim covers the benefits here.

Using Suppressed Rifle Systems in the Field

Shooting Illustrated took a number of suppressed AR-15s into the field for a prairie-dog hunt and learned a great deal about using optics, suppressors and gear in the real world.

Training Dogs for Home Defense

In addition to a firearm, canine security devices can make your home and your family much safer. But, as with guns, proper training is key.

Canis Familiaris

As most of you are well aware, a personal defense plan is a multi-layered thing and guns are only a small part of the big picture.

Protecting Your Dog

Do you include your dog in your home-defense plan?

Warrior Wednesday: Sgt. Zeke

Army Sgt Paul McCullough, the primary dog handler for Zeke, tells us about his black lab Zeke and Zeke's role as a therapy dog.

Safariland Bark-9 Canine Vest

Canine first responders need ballistic protection, too.

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