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Sailors fight a fire during a shipboard firefighting course at the Fleet Training Center on Naval Base San Diego, March 14, 2013. The Fleet Training Center trains more than 28,000 sailors a year and administers 171 different courses, including firefighting, damage control, torpedo training, radio and communications training. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Benjamin Crossley

Sailors fight a fire during a shipboard firefighting course at the Fleet Training Center on Naval Base San Diego, March 14, 2013. The Fleet Training Center trains more than 28,000 sailors a year and administers 171 different courses, including firefighting, …
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Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Ken Metzger, left, and Hospitalman Nicole Marcario, right, administer immunizations to a patient in the medical office of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell. McCampbell  is underway to conduct exercise Foal Eagle 2013. U.S. Navy photo Petty Officer Declan Barnes

U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Ken Metzger, left, and Seaman Nicole Marcario, right, administer immunizations to a patient in the medical office of the guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell underway near the Korean Peninsula, March 18, 2013.
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While some of you were asleep in your beds, the U.S. Navy stood the watch. How was your weekend?
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Photo: Service members and stand by during a briefing prior to a patrol before one of the first scout dog patrols on Luzon during WWII.

Have you ever wondered when or how military working dogs became what they are today? Here are some facts and history about the K-9 Corps and military dogs.
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The Office of Naval Research is co-funding an affordable, hi-tech solution that could help prevent PTSD and save billions in medical costs.
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