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US Marine dog who served three tours in Afghanistan gets hero's farewell after contracting cancer

06:41 EDT 28 Jul 2017 | Yahoo News

US Marine dog who served three tours in Afghanistan gets hero's farewell after contracting cancerHundreds of people provided a send-off for a military bomb-sniffer dog who served three tours in Afghanistan and who had to be put down after being diagnosed with terminal bone cancer. Cena, a 10-year-old black labrador, was cheered and clapped as he was carried aboard USS LST 393, a museum ship in Muskegon, Michigan, where he was put to sleep. The dog’s body was then carried off in a coffin draped with a US flag.


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