Beloved Bomb-Sniffing Dog Who Retired To Live With Marine Handler Dies"I am so grateful for the last 8 months I got to spend with my partner & my best friend," wrote Meagan Leavey, who was wounded with Sgt. Rex in Iraq.
Yankees Honor Purple Heart Marine And Bomb-Sniffing DogThe Yankees honored Purple Heart recipient Megan Leavey and combat dog Sgt. Rex at Yankee Stadium before Sunday's game.
Retired Rockland County Corporal, Sgt. Rex Finally Reunite After Four YearsEvery dog has his day, and on Sunday it certainly was about Sgt. Rex, the bomb-sniffing military dog. He and his handler, retired marine corporal Megan Leavey, finally reunited.
Combat Dog 'Sgt. Rex' Soon To Be Reunited With Ex-Marine From Rockland CountySen. Charles Schumer announced Monday night that the Air Force agreed to release Sgt. Rex into the care of former Cpl. Megan Leavey.