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INCIRLIK AIR BASE, Turkey – U.S. Army Capt. James Gaffney, 39th Air Base Wing veterinarian, dons a bite suit at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, June 8, 2018.

INCIRLIK AIR BASE, Turkey – U.S. Army Capt. James Gaffney, 39th Air Base Wing veterinarian, dons a bite suit at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, June 8, 2018. The bite suit protected Gaffney during a military working dog demonstration of a controlled aggression tactics. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kirby Turbak)

INCIRLIK AIR BASE, Turkey – U.S. Air Force military working dog Buck, assigned to the 39th Security Forces Squadron, prepares with his handler for a controlled aggression tactic demonstration at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, June 8, 2018.

INCIRLIK AIR BASE, Turkey – U.S. Air Force military working dog Buck, assigned to the 39th Security Forces Squadron, prepares with his handler for a controlled aggression tactic demonstration at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, June 8, 2018. Buck’s duties include patrol, drug detection and explosive detection to safeguard military bases and activities. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kirby Turbak)

INCIRLIK AIR BASE, Turkey – U.S. Army Capt. James Gaffney, 39th Air Base Wing veterinarian, participates in a controlled aggression tactic demonstration with U.S. Air Force military dog Buck, assigned to the 39th Security Forces Squadron at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, June 8, 2018.

INCIRLIK AIR BASE, Turkey – U.S. Army Capt. James Gaffney, 39th Air Base Wing veterinarian, participates in a controlled aggression tactic demonstration with U.S. Air Force military dog Buck, assigned to the 39th Security Forces Squadron at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, June 8, 2018. Military working dogs assist base defense against possible threats while on patrol, such as drug and explosives detection. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kirby Turbak)

INCIRLIK AIR BASE, Turkey – U.S. Army Capt. James Gaffney, 39th Air Base Wing veterinarian, participates in a controlled aggression tactic demonstration with U.S. Air Force military working dog Buck at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, June 8, 2018.

INCIRLIK AIR BASE, Turkey – U.S. Army Capt. James Gaffney, 39th Air Base Wing veterinarian, participates in a controlled aggression tactic demonstration with U.S. Air Force military working dog Buck at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, June 8, 2018. There are approximately 2,500 military working dogs in service today, with roughly 700 serving at any given time overseas. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kirby Turbak)

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