A dog allegedly died because of a broken heart a day after his partner died in battle at Afghanistan.
– A soldier died in action in Taliban
– The next day his partner dog died of seizure
– Family believes the dog died of broken heart
An army service dog died of a broken heart after his owner / partner soldier was shot dead in Afghanistan. The dog will be one of those honored at the National Military Working Dog Memorial.
The dog’s owner was shot on duty in Taliban last 2011. The next day, the dog suffered a fatal seizure. Fellow soldiers and family believe that the dog died of a broken heart.
The dog who was only about two-years old was awarded the PDSA Dickin Medal for Bravery which was the animal equivalent of the Victoria Cross. The soldier’s family requested that both be brought back home together.
The story of the two moved the nation that when their body was flown back to the UK, crowds lined up the streets.
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Read the complete heart-touching story by Marie Sharp here. – https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/