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MWD Monument

If at Lackland Air Force Base, stop at this monument on the corner of the parade field. Interesting... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
Sharon L
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Dogs Are Smarter Than We Give Them Credit

A wonderful side trip on Lackland Air Force Base. If you love a dog you will appreciate this... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2017
Martie S
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Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

If at Lackland Air Force Base, stop at this monument on the corner of the parade field. Interesting to see the different dogs used through time. Great monument for these important dogs and their handlers.

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 29 November 2017

A wonderful side trip on Lackland Air Force Base. If you love a dog you will appreciate this monument. Beautiful renderings of working breeds of dogs.

Thank Martie S
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I am a Depart of Defense contractor and have been coming to Lackland AFB for the last at least 15 years, I have passed this hundreds of times and never knew it was here, Now I will most likely look at it every time I...More

Thank BSJ3258
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Lots of things to see here, lots of planes. Very quiet place and excelent place for pictures with the family.

Thank Raymond G
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

A one score not for the moment monument but for not getting to it. When we planed our US vacation this was on the list for me to see as I am a Police dog handler also. Picked a number and sat in line with...More

1  Thank TinVet
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The main configuration of a handler, leash in hand, surrounded by the four most common military working dog breeds sets the stage and is powerful in itself. But don't miss the deeply moving composition to the right of this scene--a soldier kneeling down to give...More

Thank lovelolita
Reviewed 25 November 2015

I guess you could say, I was like a little boy with Nikon camera while on the base. I missed my Grandson's graduation so this was my time. I covered that whole parade field taking photo's in 20 minutes.

Thank PhotoMan46
Reviewed 23 November 2015

On the parade grounds are historical airplanes and this monument is dedicated to the working dogs of our military. Bronze life-size statues. Also, memorial to working dogs killed in action, with monument of soldier pouring water into his helmet for his loyal companion. Even if...More

Thank Joy M
Reviewed 9 April 2015 via mobile

The Military Working Dog Teams National Monument is a must see for everyone who appreciates the service of Military Working Dogs and their handlers. It should be noted that civilians can gain access to the base in order to see the national monument by going...More

5  Thank Jason A
Reviewed 1 November 2013

We attended the unveiling of the U.S. Military Dog Teams National Monument at Lackland Air Force Base and were quite impressed and touched by the beautiful tribute. The Monument itself is very, very impressive and the side Monument that serves as a fountain for visiting...More

7  Thank Emil F
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