After 9/11, the U.S. military began to specially select, train and deploy multi-purpose K9s to serve side-by-side with the nation’s most elite Special Operations soldiers, finding and disarming enemies while providing emotional support to troops in the bleakest hours. Read More


The Documentary's Producers on Our Unbreakable Bonds With Dogs

Dog lovers who understand the meaning of “man’s best friend,” War Dog executive producers Channing Tatum and Reid Carolin discuss the multipurpose special operations canines and the soldiers they work alongside.

Director Deborah Scranton on The Heroism of Four-Legged Soldiers

Deborah Scranton dove into the the world of multipurpose canines and the soldiers they work alongside, uncovering touching stories of bravery, loyalty and friendship. Here’s what she learned, and what she hopes will come from the doc.


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